Madison Assisted Ride System

MARS Transportation Program

The Madison Assisted Ride System (MARS) is available for residents who live within the Madison City Limits and are eligible for paratransit services under ADA guidelines. Transportation is only available for medical and/or work purposes.

An application must be completed and must include the resident's physician’s information and signature. Applications should be submitted to the MARS Coordinator at Dublin Park for approval. Applications may be mailed, faxed or delivered to Dublin Park - 8324 Madison Pike, Madison, AL  35758.  Upon approval of application, tickets must be purchased at Dublin Park during office hours.  Tickets are $2 per trip (or boarding of the bus).  Scheduling is furnished by the City of Huntsville Public Transportation Dispatching Center. Once tickets have been purchased, please contact the Dispatch Center at (256) 427-6857 to schedule your trips.

Hours of Operation

Hours of operation are 7:00 am until 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday, except for City-recognized holidays.

MARS Vans & Buses

There are currently two buses in operation on a full-time basis and a third bus available on a part time basis. The buses are limited on transportation in certain areas of Huntsville, due to the broad extent of the City.

Contact Us

For additional information, questions, or concerns, please contact Elise Kirkland at (256) 772-2551 or email.