Transportation

Regional Transit Agency

NARCOG Regional Transit Agency COVID-19 Statement

Many of those served through our agency are older adults and individuals with severe underlying chronic medical conditions. These are the individuals the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) indicates are at higher risk for developing serious complications from Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).

Our agency is taking the necessary steps to protect our riders and our employees. The following operating procedures are effective immediately:

  • Individuals traveling to oncology or dialysis appointments will travel one at a time (an attendant may also ride, if needed)
  • No more than ONE passenger will ride at a time. Effective 3/24/20.
  • Passengers are advised to stay at home if they are sick
  • Passengers are encouraged to limit unnecessary travel
  • Passengers are requested to avoid close contact and maintain a distance of 6 feet.
  • Drivers will disinfect vehicles on a continuous basis.

Schedule a Ride by calling - 256-580-2088

The NARCOG Regional Transit Agency operates in Lawrence and Morgan County and serves both rural and urban areas. This service is available by scheduling a ride at least 24 hours in advance and no later than 2:00pm the day before by calling the numbers listed above.  

Hours of Operation:  Monday through Friday from 7:00am until 5:00pm.

FARES

Urban Area - Decatur, Hartselle and Trinity

Each one-way trip is $2

Rural Area

Each rural trip is $2 for every 5 miles. No one-way rural trip is over $10.

Trips outside of the NARCOG RTA service area are $1 per mile and are limited to a 50-mile radius of the NARCOG office and must remain inside the State of Alabama. Fares must be paid in exact change upon boarding. Connect cards are available for $20 and can be purchased at the NARCOG Transit office or from a NARCOG Transit driver.

Connect Card Sample

The NARCOG Regional Transit Agency is a cooperative program of the North Central Alabama Regional Council of Governments in conjunction with the Lawrence County Commission, the Morgan County Commission, the City of Decatur, the Alabama Department of Transportation and the Federal Transit Administration. NARCOG Regional Transit Agency serves the transportation needs of the general public throughout Lawrence and Morgan counties.

Title VI Notice

Rural Transportation Planning

NARCOG provides transportation planning for our communities in the rural areas of the region outside of the Decatur Metropolitan Area. Our rural transportation program enhances the movement of people, goods and services by providing a cooperative planning forum for community leaders and transportation providers to have an open dialogue with the Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) officials on the status of projects and transportation related issues and projects in our region.

For more information about the Rural Planning Organization (RPO), interactive maps, news, and documents please Click Here.

CONTACT US

256-355-4515
800-682-8604

MAILING ADDRESS

Post Office Box C
Decatur, Alabama 35602

VISIT US

216 Jackson Street SE
Decatur, Alabama 35601

OFFICE HOURS

Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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