​Arrival Times​



Posted on May 11th, 2015

Closed on Memorial Day- May 25th

Starkville-MSU Area Rapid Transit will be closed on May 25th, 2015 in observance for Memorial Day. We will resume our services on May 26th, 2015.

If you have any questions, please call our office at 662-325-5204. 

2015 Graduation Parking Map

Posted on May 4th, 2015

Spring Commencement Parking

The Mississippi State University Starkville Campus is holding its Spring Commencement on May 8, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. and May 9, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. Parking Services is providing the attached map for assistance with parking and traffic flow. The map shows available parking areas, plus handicap parking and handicap unloading/loading on Humphrey Coliseum's east side. Guests using handicap parking must have a valid handicap placard and/or license plate. If you have any further questions please contact Cambrie Johnston at 325-3940. 

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Posted on Apr 22nd, 2015

SMART TROLLEY & Touch A Truck Event!!!

(((Ding Ding!!)))) Come ring our Trolley's bell at the "Touch a Truck Event" this Saturday at the Sportsplex in Starkville! We will kick things off at 10 am - 1 pm. Remember, if you don't have transportation, just ride one of our buses over from any of our stops in town! 

  • First hour is Bell and Horn Free for the little ones! 
  • We have some special stickers and treats for the kiddos!
  • Take pictures and post them to our Facebook and Twitter pages (Hashtag:  #starkvilleSMART)    

We look forward to meeting all our families in Starkville! Thank you for Riding SMART! 



Posted on Apr 7th, 2015

Research Routes!!!

Starkville-MSU Area Rapid Transit is proud to announce that our new shelters are assembled along the Research Route. Please find the locations on the picture attached to this announcement. We will also be adding a new stop in the near future at 500 Technology Blvd. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to call our office at 325-5204! Thank you for Riding SMART! 

Posted on Feb 16th, 2015

S.M.A.R.T. to Host Public Forum

SMART will be hosting a public notice meeting at the Starkville Sportsplex on February 18th, 2015 at 5:30.

During this meeting, we encourage all of our Starkville Community members and businesses to come and support our public transportation system. We will go over any changes to our routes for the 2016 fiscal year. Comments from the public will also be allowed to take place. We look forward to seeing each and every one of you there! For more information, please see our ad in the Starkville Daily News Classifieds section.


All interested public and private transit and paratransit operators within the City of Starkville, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi are hereby advised that Mississippi State University is applying to the Mississippi Department of Transportation, Public Transportation division, Jackson, Mississippi, for a grant under 49 U.S.C. 5311 of the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act – A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU) and Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century (MAP – 21), for the provision of public transportation services. New advances and changes that will implemented during the fiscal year 2016 will be announced and presented to the public. The purpose of this notice is to advise all interested community members of the proposed changes in services for the coming future.

Comments either for or against this service by the public will be received at any time within 10 days from the date of this notice. All comments should be addressed to MSU Transit Services, P.O. Box 6350, Mississippi State University, Mississippi, 39759.

The venue of the meeting will be held at the Starkville Sportsplex at 405 Lynn Lane, Starkville, MS 39759 at 5:30 p.m. on February 18th, 2015. The Starkville community can access the meeting using the SMART Sportsplex and Boardtown Routes.

The official Starkville-MSU Area Rapid Transit logo

Posted on Feb 16th, 2015

Changes to the Old Main Express route

Starkville-MSU Area Rapid Transit will be implementing changes to the Old Main Express Route. Those changes include the following:

  • A new stop will be at the intersection of Hartness Street and University Drive.
  • The Old West Point Road stop will be moved to the entrance of Fire Station One on University Drive.

Thank you for riding with SMART!

A preview of transit.msstate.edu on a smart phone.

Posted on Feb 16th, 2015

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Track that S.M.A.R.T. bus with your smart phone. Visit transit.msstate.edu to get live, up to the minute arrival information. You can also call 662.325.5204 for more information.

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