Onalaska/Holmen/West Salem Service

Public Transit Serving: Onalaska - Holmen - West Salem

Public transportation in Onalaska and Holmen is provided by Onalaska/Holmen/West Salem Public Transit (OHWSPT). The shared ride taxi service provides transportation to all citizens and meets Americans with Disabilities Act accessibility requirements. Service hours are 6:30AM-7:00PM, seven days a week. Service can be obtained by calling OHWSPT at (608) 784-0000. 

Program Description 

The Onalaska/Holmen/West Salem Public Transit Taxi Program is a demand response door-to-door transportation system. "Public Transit" means that you may travel with more than one passenger with different destinations and/or origins. The program is administered by the Onalaska City Council. The City determines the fares, days, hours of service, and all facets of how the program is operated. The City of Onalaska contracts with a private transit company to provide the service. In addition to fares, funding for the service comes from a combination of federal, state, and local dollars. 

Transfers Between Onalaska/Holmen/West Salem Transit And MTU 
Passengers may transfer between MTU to OHWSPT at Valley View Mall. Transfers are free, simply ask your driver for a transfer. Note: You must make your own reservations for OHWSPT at these locations. 


Adult $3.75
Student $3.25
Seniors/Disabled $3.25 / $2.50*
* Reduced Fare of $2.25 valid only 10:00AM – 4:00PM Monday - Friday for seniors and disabled persons. Weekends and Holidays 7:00AM - 2:00PM.

Local Airport Service 
To and from Onalaska: $6.25
Out of City Limits: Additional $1.75 per mile
(Call for fares outside of the Onalaska service area.)

Coupon Books 
May be purchased for $10.00. Ask one of the drivers or call (608) 637-2599 or toll free 1-877-444-6543. Books are also available at Onalaska City Hall or West Salem Village Offices.