Paducah Area Transit Services (PATS) – Kentucky

Address: 850 Harrison Street
Paducah, KY 42001
Phone: (270) 444-8700 Website:

Paducah Transit Authority (PATS) provides reasonable, dependable, and available transportation to the residents and visitors of Paducah and surrounding counties. Our function is intended to assist the general public in providing transportation to meet their physical, communal, and emotional needs and to be a working partner for the residents of western Kentucky.
Services provided include:

  • Fixed Route Bus Service in Paducah and McCracken County, Scheduled Service, and Medical Transportation in the 8 county Jackson Purchase Area of Western Kentucky.
  • Offers intercity bus service between Paducah, Mayfield, Benton, and Murray and points in between.

Padacah Area Transit Services (PATS) offers Dial-A-Ride and transportation service to Medicaid recipients. 
Dial-A-Ride is an on-call service available 24 hours a day which transports people to various destinations throughout the Purchase area and in Southern Illinois. Not all Dial-A-Ride vehicles are lift equipped, but lift equipped vehicles can be requested and reserved.
Schedule Dial-A-Ride:

Call (270) 443-4442 to schedule Dial-A-Ride service.  PATS also brokers all Medicaid, Department of the Blind, Foster Children and Department of Vocational Rehabilitation trips in an 8-County Purchase Area. Also have lift equipped shuttles and trolleys. For Medicaid transportation information, or to schedule a pickup, call (270) 444-8559 or (877) 828-7287.

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