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New Route Changes begin Monday, August 24! See information to right for details!

KAT's Latest News


Several service changes will be starting on August 24, 2015. This includes extended Sunday service on Routes 11, 22, 31 and 41; NEW Sunday service on Routes 12 and 20; later weekday service on Route 16; an extension of the service area for Route 41; a minor route adjustment for Route 90 and a minor timepoint adjustment for Route 45. For details on these upcoming changes, download the August 2015 Route Change Information pdf.

New public schedules are available in the maps & schedules section of the website; you may also pick up the new schedules this week at the Customer Service counter at Knoxville Station.

Labor Day Holiday

Monday, September 7--All buses will operate on a Saturday schedule, and trolleys will not run. KAT's Administrative offices, including the Customer Service counter at Knoxville Station will be closed on September 7. Regular service resumes on Tuesday, Sept. 8. KAT wishes everyone a safe and happy holiday!

Route 43 Elimination

The KTA voted in a special called meeting to eliminate service for Route 43: University Heights Apartments, effective August 15, 2015.

Cumberland Free Fare Zone!

As of June 1, all boardings along Cumberland Avenue are fare free! Anywhere you see the "Free Fare Zone" purple and green signs, you can board the bus for free! This will be in effect for all routes that use Cumberland Avenue (10, 11 and 17). Leave the car at home to help ease the congestion in this construction area, and make it easier on your wallet too, by boarding in the free fare zone!

Current Detour Information is available under General Info tab of website, in Alerts section.

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Goal for FY 2015-2017

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