Martin County Transit

“Hand in Hand”

Working together, hand in hand, to provide safe and reliable transportation

to the citizens of Martin County, to improve their quality of life.

Letecia Loadholt, Director


Martin County Transit (MCT) is a public transportation system that operates as a branch of county government, with funding assistance from the state and federal government. The system operates a fleet of vehicles, including specially modified vans to accommodate the elderly and/or disabled.

MCT provides General Public Transportation to citizens of Martin County. This is a state supported program where anyone who is a resident of Martin County can purchase transportation services.  MCT also provides Medical Transportation for clients of Martin County's governmental agencies.  For efficiency purposes, multiple clients are generally picked-up on the same trip / route.

Martin County Transit currently provides services to the following:

  • Martin County Department of Social Services
  • Martin County Department of Aging
  • Martin-Tyrrell-Washington Regional Health Department
  • Work First
  • SSI (Supplemental Security Income)
  • Physicians East – Center for Infectious Disease
  • Marion Shepherd Cancer Center
  • Leo Jenkins Cancer Center
  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • General public

For eligibility requirements, call Martin County Transit at 252-789-4390.

Transit services are provided Monday – Friday (Saturday service is provided for dialysis patients)

Contact Martin County Transit:

To Schedule Transportation call Martin County Transit at 252-789-4390
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Monday-Friday

TDD Number: 1-800-735-2962

Call at least 48 hours in advance for out of county transportation. Seating is arranged on a first come first served seat availability basis.

To Cancel Transportation call Martin County Transit at 252-789-4390, notify Martin County Transit as soon as possible and keep in mind that repeat cancellations made at your pick up point could result in services being denied.


Martin County Transit has affordable rates. Round trip fares are as follows:

  • Within Williamston City Limits > $2.00 per stop
  • Trips into Williamston from 2 miles outside Williamston City Limits > $6.00 one stop only
  • Trips within Martin County to Williamston > $10.00

Trips from Martin County to:


Ahoskie $40.00
Belhaven $40.00
Bethel $25.00
Chapel Hill $75.00
Duke $75.00
Durham $75.00
Edenton $40.00
Greenville $25.00
Plymouth $20.00
Raleigh $75.00
Tarboro $25.00
Washington $25.00
Windsor $20.00
Wilson $40.00


For other destinations call the MCT office for scheduling and rate information.

Inclement Weather

Martin County Transit will use good judgment to limit or cancel scheduled trips when hazardous conditions or severe weather is occurring. MCT observes the local school board policy for closing due to weather conditions.

Martin County Transit (MCT)
Community Transportation Services
Letecia Loadholt, Director
205 East Main Street
PO Box 668
Williamston, NC  27892

Phone: 252-789-4390
Fax: 252-789-4394
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday
Martin County Transit’s office hours are 8 am to 5 pm Monday thru Friday. 

You may leave a voice mail anytime to request a ride at 1-252-789-4390 (TDD 1-800-735-2962).