Welcome to FPTA!

The Florida Public Transportation Association (FPTA) is one of the most active state transit associations in the nation. We represent urban and rural systems across our state, with our programs providing over 277 million trips to Florida residents and visitors.

Upcoming Events

Legislative Awareness Day
March 20, 2019


The  Florida  Public  Transportation  Association  (FPTA)  will host the  2019 Public Transportation and Transportation  Disadvantaged  Legislative Awareness Day at the Florida Capitol on Wednesday, March 20, 2019.

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2019 Annual Florida Triple Crown Bus Roadeo
Jacksonville | April 5-6, 2019

Registration Is Now Closed – Extra Meal Tickets Available

Florida’s best drivers and technicians will show off their skills in the 2019 Annual Florida Triple Crown Bus Roadeo in Jacksonville.  The Florida Triple Crown Bus Roadeo combines the FPTA and RTAP roadeos into a single, colossal weekend honoring all of Florida’s paratransit and fixed route bus operators and maintenance technicians.

The year’s event is a joint effort of the Florida Public Transportation Association (FPTA), the Florida Rural Transit Assistance Program (RTAP), the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), and the Florida Association of Coordinated Transit Systems (FACTS), and hosted by Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA).

For additional information visit http://www.floridartap.org/roadeo/

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Hurricane Michael Recovery

FPTA is again asking for donations from the Transit Industry to assist with Hurricane Michael recovery. We are seeking gift cards, checks or donations via credit card. Lisa Bacot will be purchasing gift cards for any check or credit card donations. We thank you so much for your generosity!!