Notice: Important changes to the Augusta Explorer System!

Due to a significant staffing shortage, the Augusta Explorer will be making the following changes effective Tuesday, April 18, 2023.


The Gardiner Route is being reduced to twice a day (Monday—Friday)

  • Gardiner Hannaford pick-up at 7:00am
  • Downtown Augusta pick-up at 4:00pm to return to Gardiner Hannaford


Intercity runs will remain the same.
(Waterville to Augusta/Augusta to Waterville)


The following scheduled routes will no longer be in operation.
These routes will be replaced by a door-to-door appointment-based service.

  • Augusta North
  • Health Loop North
  • Augusta East
  • Togus
  • Augusta West


How does the new Augusta appointment-based service work?

  • All transportation is by appointment only.
  • 24 hour notice is required to schedule a trip. We will accommodate
    real-time, same-day requests ONLY if possible.
  • Call Ellie at 859-8500 to schedule your trips. Service is door-to-door
    and is only available within the City of Augusta between 7:30am and 3:30pm Monday—Friday.
  • Fares of $1.25 one-way remain the same.
  • This service is open to the general public.


Are you interested in driving for KVCAP? Click HERE to learn about our current openings.