P.O. Box 791, 705 Commerce Street, Palacios, TX 77465, US
Administration 361-972-9921
Friends of Elder Citizens, Inc.

Friends of Elder Citizens, Inc. Welcomes You!

Matagorda County Bus Fares

General Public

  PALACIOS  361-972-2715

  • $2.50    Palacios  (In Town)   

BAY CITY  979-245-6800

  • $3    Bay City (In Town)  
  • $5    In Matagorda County
  • $30   County to County( Lake Jackson, Wharton, El Campo,& Angleton


  PALACIOS  361-972-2715

  • $1.25    Palacios  (In Town)   

BAY CITY  979-245-6800

  • $1.50    Bay City (In Town)  
  • $2.50    In Matagorda County
  • $15.00   County to County( Lake Jackson, Wharton, El Campo,& Angleton

Regional Trips Outside of Matagorda County

Tuesdays & Thursdays

Houston, Galveston, Port Lavaca,

Sugarland, & Victoria


$55.00  General Public

$27.50  Elderly,Disabled,& Children 

Matagorda County R Transit 979-245-6800

About US

R-Transit is one of the largest contractors in the State of Texas who provide Public Transportation Service to rural residents. R-Transit provides curb to curb on demand services  

R-Transit's Mission

R Transit's Mission is to provide safe, courteous, and reliable transportation services to the general public while striving to increase awareness and participation. Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin in programs receiving federal financial assistance.

All Title VI complaints or concerns can be directed to the Executive Director Becky Rusk by mail, P.O. Box 791 Palacios Tx, 77465 

 by email foec1@tisd.net 

or phone (361)972-9921


Monday through Friday 8am-5pm 

for Matagorda R-Transit is your transportation toresidents

*Senior Adults age 60 and older

*Persons with Disabilities

*General Public

A 48 hour notice is required or recommended when scheduling trips.

* Wheel chair accessible vehicles are available to assist in transporting persons with disabilities

Complaint/greivance procedure

Any   passenger wishing to file a complaint can do so by writing to:


Friends of Elder Citizens, Inc.

Attention: Executive Director

705 Commerce, PO Box 791, Palacios,   Texas


Or by   calling (361) 972-9921


Any and all complaints received   will be kept confidential and will be handled in a professional manner.    The complainant will be notified verbally or in writing of the investigation   and resolution of the complaint.