Coast RTA Changes Service for Memorial Day Weekend

posted on Friday, May 22, 2020


Coast RTA's mission is to provide safe, reliable, affordable, clean and courteous public transportation that enhances the quality of life for residents and supports the growth of tourism.

Conway (SC) - May 22, 2020- Coast RTA has re-routed our 16/16X - Myrtle Beach Georgetown (Express)service off Ocean Boulevard in Myrtle Beach to Kings Highway/US 17 Business, effective immediately through Tuesday, May 26th. Normal operations will resume on Wednesday, May 27, 2020.

In addition, we have delayed the start of ourEntertainment Shuttle, which typically starts on the day after Memorial Day, to June 5, 2020.

Our Administrative Offices will be closed on Monday, May 25, 2020 in observance of the holiday but our Customer Service office will remain open.

Coast RTA will continue to use our social media outlets (Facebook and Twitter), our website and the Coast RTA Ridetracker App to deliver updates to the riding public. We have posted the updated schedules in our buses and online. Customers can also call our Customer Service Department at (843)-488-0865.

About Coast RTA

Founded in 1983, the Waccamaw Regional Transportation Authority, dba as Coast RTA, is dedicated to providing safe, reliable and consistent transit service to Horry and Georgetown Counties through its fixed routes, paratransit services and mobility services for those with disabilities(Americans with Disabilities Act 1990).Averaging more than 36,000 trips per month, Coast RTA provides critical links to jobs, medical services, entertainment venues and numerous other destinations for residents and tourists of the Grand Strand area.


For more information including additional route, schedule and fares information, call 843-488-0865 or visit the website Become a Coast RTA fan on Facebook or follow us on Twitter @CoastRTA. Coast RTA passengers are encouraged to track their buses in real-time or plan their trips with the Coast RTA Ride Tracker. The Coast RTA APP is FREE and may be downloaded at the Google Play Store, the Apple APP Store or by visiting 

MEDIA CONTACT:        Brian Piascik                               


843-231-9775 or



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