SCCTD VanGo is definitely on the go in St. Clair County in 2022. Ridership is on the rise with a 70 percent increase since February of this year. SCCTD partners with transit tech company Via to make transit more convenient in Lebanon and Mascoutah through this microtransit service. Residents are able to book trips whenever they need them directly on your phone through the SCCTD VanGo app or by calling the SCCTD VanGo support number (618-268-1842) for on-demand public transit.
With the ease of service, more St. Clair County residents are utilizing its availability. There has been a 40% increase in weekly active riders since February. In addition, the average rider uses the service ~4 times per week. The wait times for rides average about 10 minutes.
The VanGo service is currently available in the Lebanon – Mascoutah area with some service to O’Fallon as well. More information is available here at https://scctd.org/vango/ to book a trip.