News Release

Lafayette Transit System Closure
Posted: 3/4/2019 4:00 PM

Lafayette Consolidated Government’s Department of Public Works Transit Division reminds transit system riders that due to the official Mardi Gras holiday on March 5, 2019, Lafayette Transit System (LTS) will not provide service; including Daytime, Night Owl, and Para-transit. However, Para-transit service approved riders will be able to schedule rides. The Transit Business Offices will also be closed on March 5 in observance of the Mardi Gras holiday.

Regular scheduled transit services will resume on Wednesday, March 6, 2019.


The LTS employees wish everyone a safe and happy Mardi Gras!

For information on Lafayette Transit Service, including all rates, routes for day and night-time service, Para-transit service and more, visit

EVENT:                 LCG Holiday – Mardi Gras Day

                              No LTS bus service all day, including Para-transit and Night Owl

DATE & TIME:      Tuesday, March 5, 2019 (All Day)

ORGANIZATION: Transit Division
                              Public Works Department

CONTACT:            Lafayette Transit Business Office
                              (337) 291-8570