Departments


Franklin County Transportation

Transportation

Thomas McLane - Coordinator

Franklin County Public Transportation
14981 State Rt. 30 North
Malone, NY 12953
(518) 481-1508
(518) 483-6645
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URGENT MESSAGE TO RIDERS: As of 3/17/20, Franklin County Public Transportation is shut down until further notice due to order by NYS regarding COVID-19 health and safety concerns.  There will be no bus runs during this time.


  

 

FRANKLIN COUNTY PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION 

"Come Ride With Us"

Franklin County Public Transportation provides service to Northern and Southern Franklin County and parts of Lake Placid for your shopping, medical, employment, educational, and miscellaneous needs. We are sponsored by the County of Franklin, Division of Public Transportation and New York State Department of Transportation.


Northern Franklin County 

In the Northern part of Franklin County, bus service is provided within and between Chateaugay, Burke, Fort Covington, St. Regis Falls, Malone and surrounding communities.  Service operates from 6 a.m. until 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.  Saturday service operates from 8:30 a.m until 5 p.m.  Shuttle service within the Malone community is available  Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. through 5:30 p.m.  There is NO service for the Northern routes on Sunday.  All demand service and deviated pick-ups must be coordinated 24 hours in advance.  Please see the individual schedules in the "Documents" section for exact operational hours.

 

 

For more information or to schedule a ride within Northern Franklin County, please call (518) 483-9000, Monday through Friday, 6:00 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.

 

 

Southern Franklin County

In the Southern part of Franklin County, bus service is provided within Saranac Lake, Tupper Lake and into Lake Placid, located in Essex County, seven days a week.  Demand service in Saranac Lake and Tupper Lake is only available Monday through Friday, 5:10 a.m. to 6:10 p.m.  All demand service and deviated pick-ups must be coordinated 24 hours in advance.  Please see the individual schedules in the "Documents" section for exact operational hours. 

 

For more information or to schedule a ride within Southern Franklin County, please call (518) 483-9000, Monday through Friday, 6:00 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.

 

The Adirondack Route connects Northern and Southern Franklin County and provides valuable transportation into Lake Placid, located in Essex County.  This service operates 7 days a week and makes 3 round trips per day between the northern and southern portions of the county. 

 

For more information or to schedule a ride for the Adirondack Route, please call (518) 483-9000, Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.

 

 

We offer affordable rates for all your travel needs...

$3.00 One-Way Trip

$2.00 One-Way Trip Seniors/Disabled/Students (does not apply to ADK and Plattsburgh runs) 

$4.00 One-Way Trip for the Adirondack Route from Malone to Lake Placid

$3.00 One-Way Trip for the Adirondack Route from Malone to Paul Smith's

$3.00 One-Way Trip for the Adirondack Route from Paul Smith's to Lake Placid

$4.00 One-Way Trip for the Plattsburgh Commuter Routes from Malone to Plattsburgh 

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Dispatch Hours:               6AM to 6PM Monday thru Friday

                                        7AM to 3PM Saturday 

 

Normal Business Hours: 8AM to 4PM

Officials:
Transportation Coordinator Thomas McLane ()
Phone: 518-481-1508
Administrative Assistant Tammy Fisher ()
Phone: 518-481-1509
Forms:
Transportation Survey
Description
Images:
Franklin County Snowmobile Trail Map

 

 

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