For Immediate Release
Kim Britton, VP, Planning & Development
STAR Transit
[email protected]


 Terrell, TX – STAR Transit announces limited schedule for the holidays.

  • STAR Transit’s administrative offices will be closed Tuesday, 12/24 (Christmas Eve), Wednesday, 12/25 (Christmas Day) and Wednesday, 1/1 (New Year’s Day). This includes demand response service, STARNow, the Kaufman Trolley and Terrell Route 803.
  • The Balch Springs Midtown Express, the Seagoville Express, Hutchins Shuttle Route 401, DeSoto Route 501 and Mesquite COMPASS will operate regular schedules on Tuesday, 12/24 and Tuesday, 12/31. These routes will not operate on Wednesday, 12/25 (Christmas Day) nor Wednesday, 1/1 (New Year’s Day).

For more information, call 877-631-5278, Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. or visit


About STAR Transit.  Founded in 1980, STAR Transit’s mission is to provide safe, affordable and convenient transportation to the general public, seniors, veterans and persons with disabilities for access to jobs, health care, personal services, retail, and entertainment, to name a few reasons why riders use STAR Transit. Its highly trained and experienced staff and operators are customer-service driven and safety-focused. STAR Transit is a political subdivision of the state of Texas and provides over 235,000 rides every year, with that number always increasing.  The agency is headquartered in Terrell, TX.  For more information, visit