The New Castle Area Transit Authority (NCATA) welcomes you to our home page.



Important service Alerts and Changes can be found by clicking the "Rider Alert" button. This section is updated frequently!


Grove City Outlet #75 & Ellwood City #76

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We hope that you will discover that our new site has plenty of information that will help you in using our services. Public transportation is offered six days a week throughout Lawrence County allowing you to reach communities, recreational activities and businesses with ease.

Please remember to be at your stop at least 5 minutes before the bus is due. This way, we will be able to get you to where you are going, and you won't have to wait for the next bus.

Please feel free to visit all the pages we have here. Just simply click one of the buttons below.



We are also pleased to offer daily weekday service to and from Pittsburgh.

We at NCATA believe that all everyone should have access to good, reliable public transportation, therefore all buses are fully accessible and paratransit service is also available. There are tips on using the bus that will make your trip more enjoyable and, for the first time user, more convenient.

Passes, Schedules, and the PA Lottery are available at the Ticket Office
Intermodal Transportation Center (Transfer Center and Park & Ride Lot)
315 E. Washington St. At the Intersection of State Route 108 & State Route 65 - Downtown New Castle, PA.

The New Castle Area Transit Authority's Mission, Goals and Values are:


Mission: To provide the residents of New Castle, Shenango Township, Union Township, Neshannock Township and Lawrence County with safe, dependable and affordable public transportation. 

Goal: To provide transportation services to the public that is...


Clean with well kept equipment.

Courteous competent drivers.

Responsive to where the public wants to go.

Fairly priced.

Values: To treat our riders and employees with dignity.
              To use our resources from the taxpayers with the highest level of Integrity and trust.


One of our new hybrid buses at our New Castle Transfer Center.

We're hanging out online. Come say hello!


New Castle Area Transit Authority
311 Mahoning Avenue
New Castle, PA 16102

Phone (724) 654-3130