Welcome to Yuma County Area Transit!
The Yuma County Intergovernmental Public Transportation Authority (YCIPTA) is proud to provide Yuma County Area Transit (YCAT) fixed route, vanpool and YCAT OnCall demand responsive bus service throughout southwestern Yuma County including the cities of Yuma, San Luis, Somerton, Town of Wellton, Cocopah Indian Reservation and unincorporated communities of Yuma County, including Gadsden, Fortuna Foothills and Ligurta. YCAT also provides service into Winterhaven and El Centro, CA and on the Quechan/Fort Yuma Indian Reservation. You can count on YCAT to provide transit services - Monday through Friday 5:50 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. with limited evening service from Arizona Western College, University of Arizona and Northern Arizona University as well as limited Yuma County and eastern Imperial County destinations as well as on Saturday between 9:15 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.
See Where It Takes You and we hope you enjoy your ride on YCAT!
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In partnership with the Yuma Visitors Bureau, YCAT operates the Savor Yuma Culinary Tour! Leave the driving to us for “progressive dinner” tour where you’ll sample field-fresh Yuma bounty and fare prepared with border flair. The “Savor Yuma” tours will take you on a culinary quest through a variety of venues with a convivial group.Read More
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The Yuma County Intergovernmental Public Transportation Authority Board of Directors is comprised of nine (9) members whom meet once a month. The members are representatives from Yuma County, cities of Somerton, San Luis and Yuma, Town of Wellton, Cocopah Indian Tribe, Quechan Indian Tribe, Northern Arizona University and Arizona Western College.
Board Meetings are held on FOURTH MONDAY of each month at 1:30 p.m. (unless otherwise noted)
We invite the public to attended our Board Meetings, download the 2014 YCIPTA Board Meeting Dates.Read More
Notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be held by the Yuma County Intergovernmental Public Transportation Authority (YCIPTA) Board of Directors at Yuma County Department of Development Services, Aldrich Hall, 2351 26th Street, Yuma on Monday, March 24, 2014 at 1:30 pm for the purpose of considering a project for which financial assistance is being sought from the US Department of Transportation.Read More
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The Yuma County Intergovernmental Public Transportation Authority (YCIPTA) is proposing to make minor service changes to adjust for seasonal demand, on time performance issues and ridership requests which would take effect Monday, April 7, 2014. We want to hear from you!Read More
With daylight savings time taking effect on Sunday, March 9, 2014, Turquoise Route 10 will begin following the Summer schedule as defined in the YCAT Rider's Guide or in the Imperial Valley Transit Rider's Guide. Please plan your trips accordingly as there are time changes.Read More