Island Transit - Galveston Transportation Services

COVID-19 Operations

Island Transit has added the following procedures and is currently running a Saturday schedule.

  • Each bus is limited to ten (10) passengers. Additional buses are added to each highly utilized routes to accommodate additional passengers.
  • The seat directly behind the bus driver is red tagged for no passengers. Every other bus seat is red tagged for non-use in order to provide distancing between passengers. Passengers are discouraged from sitting side by side in the same seat.
  • The interior of the buses are cleaned hourly and in some instances, more frequently.

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Beginning September 2019, the following patrons can purchase a $5 ID for free bus service on Island Transit’s Fixed Route System:

  1. Pre-qualified ADA Paratransit patrons
  2. Persons 65 and over
  3. Retired, honorably discharged and disabled veterans

To obtain $5 ID Card, you must bring qualifying documentation to Island Transit located at 3115 Market Street, Galveston, TX.

This ID is not valid on trolley system. For more information, please contact the Island Transit Department at (409) 797-3900

Masks memo7-2-2020

  1. Island Transit

    Physical Address
    3115 Market Street
    Galveston, TX 77550

    Phone: 409-797-3900
    Fax: 409-877-1558

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