MOVTA - bus service in Parkersburg, WV

Bus transportation made easy.

Welcome to the Mid-Ohio Valley Transit Authority (MOVTA), home of the Easy Rider bus system and serving Parkersburg and Vienna, West Virginia. Within this website you will find bus schedules, maps and other information designed to help you make the most of the services that MOVTA has to offer.

Next Bus Arrival

MOVTA now has the Next Bus Prediction Arrival System. Find out when the bus will be at your stop.


Parking Garage

Looking for Garage Parking? We have garage parking in downtown Parkersburg. Hourly, daily, monthly rates.


News & Notices



New Next Bus Arrival System

Passio GO

The Mid-Ohio Valley Transit Authority is proud to kick-off our new next bus arrival system called Passio-Go. This new up to date technology will allow our passengers to track each bus per route and see when the next scheduled arrival time is close to you.

The instructions to download the Passio- Go app are as follows:

1. Go to the App Store on your smartphone;

2. Search for Passio Go and download;

 3. When the app is downloaded, go to select an Agency-Mid-Ohio Valley Transit Authority Easy Rider and turn it on with the slide bar, then press view to see the routes;

4. To view selected routes, tap at the bottom of the menu bar routes and select the route that you need to track and slide the bar and then select map on the bottom menu. This will show you all the buses on the given route.

5. To see where your bus is, tap the bus icon and then touch the timing point circles to see when the bus will arrive at your destination. By touching the white box and sliding it down, you will find Official routes schedules and ETA Assist. Enjoy our new app.




LED BID IBF #18-405

Is seeking sealed bids to upgrade lights at the Maintenance Facility at 1312 12th Street, Parkersburg, WV 26101 to effcient LED lighting. The bids will be puplicly opened 1:30 P.M. EDT April 20, 2018 and read at the main facility at 520 Juliana Street Parkersburg, WV 26101. Requests for bid packet should be made to, with "Request for LED Bid IFB # 18-405" in the subject line, or mailed to the above address with the same request infomation printed on the envelope.






(DBE) Disadvantged Business Enterprise Program on Bids/Procurement page:





•IFB BIKE BID Mar 21 2017

•RFQ 17-436 Consulting Service for Route Study Analysis





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Since 1976, we have been providing public transportation services to the residents of Parkersburg and Vienna. Today with a fleet of twenty buses, eight dedicated routes, paratransit and shuttle services, it continues to be our mission to provide safe, clean, dependable and affordable public transportation to our residents and visitors.

EasyRider bus in Parkersburgh, WV

Mid-Ohio Valley
Transit Authority
520 Juliana Street
Parkersburg, WV 26101

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Regular Bus Service Hours (Mon-Sat)

5:50 AM - 6:00 PM

Evening Bus Service Hours (Mon-Sat)

7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Office Hours (Mon-Fri)

8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


Easy Rider buses do not operate and the office is closed:

New Year's Day

Memorial Day

July 4th

Labor Day




Rider's Guide

Bus Fares

Paratransit Service

Safe Child Bus Program

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