Make the ATA Altoona Trip
Second Friday - Every Month
ATA bus departures from Clearfield, Houtzdale and Philipsburg. Leave at 10 a.m. and be home by 5 p.m.
ATA Altoona. This is route that connects Clearfield, Philipsburg and Altoona. ATA Altoona operates on the 2nd Friday of each month. And there is a Houtzdale connection too. In just a few minutes, mid-morning, there are three departure locations in the Clearfield area for the new ATA Altoona bus:
Meyer Towers (10 a.m.), the Clearfield County Courthouse (10:02 a.m.) and the Senior Center (10:03 a.m.). A transfer stop in Clearfield County at 10:25 a.m. is located in the Philipsburg Peebles Plaza. The same bus departs for Altoona at 10:28 a.m.. ATA will have you home by 5 p.m.!
Altoona Locations. The ATA Altoona transit bus has a series of stops in Altoona including the Logan Town Centre (11:05 a.m.); Logan Valley Mall (11:18 a.m.); the James E. Van Zandt VA Medical Center (11:26 a.m.); ending its morning run at Plank Road Commons (11:35 a.m.). Additional service around Altoona has been coordinated with AMTRAN with convenient connections to other Altoona locations.
Return Trip. The full schedule for “ATA Altoona” is published on the RideATA.com website. The ATA Altoona bus leaves Plank Road Commons at 3:25 p.m. and the VA hospital at 3:34 p.m. The return trip arrives in at Peebles Philipsburg at 4:32 p.m. and the Courthouse at 4:58 p.m. The route ends for the day at 5:00 p.m. at Meyer Towers in Clearfield.
ATA MOSHANNON CONNCECTOR
HOUTZDALE - PHILPSBURG SCHEDULE
The Moshannon Connector. ATA has provided for a special connector bus from Houtzdale to Philipsburg timed to take advantage of ATA Altoona. Departures from Houtzdale locations begin at 10:00 a.m. arriving at the Philipsburg Peebles at 10:25 a.m. in time to connect with the ATA Altoona bus which departs Peebles at 10:28 a.m. for Altoona. A full schedule is in print and appears on the RideATA.com web site.
ATA ALTOONA and MOSHANNON CONNECTOR are ATA fixed routes just like the
Blue routes that serve Clearfield. This means that ATA can offer lottery free fares for senior citizens. Regular fares are very reasonable with a round trip cost of $10.50 from Clearfield and $6.50 from Peebles Philipsburg. The Moshannon Connector round trip is only $2.50.
Since this monthly service passengers can make plans for ATA Altoona on the 2nd Friday of the month.