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Lake County BCC
315 West Main St.
P.O. Box 7800
Tavares, Florida 32778

 Operation & Fares
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Lake County Connection operates from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday. Service is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, through contracted operators, if prior arrangements are made.

Lake County Connection does transport out of the County, but only for authorized medical purposes. Trips to Orlando are on Tuesday and Thursday. Trips to Gainesville are on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Return trips from both destinations leave when all passengers are finished with their appointments, but must leave no later than 2 p.m. 

There is a qualification application process for all new customers. To begin the application process, contact Lake County Connection (352-326-2278, [Florida Relay voice: (800) 955-5770; TTY: (800) 955-8771]) as soon as possible as the process can take up to two weeks to complete. To download an application, click here. Adobe PDF

The fare for the Lake County Connection service is as follows:

  Within Lake County $2 each way

  Orlando $5 each way
  This service is provided for medical appointments only on Tuesday and Thursday. Arrives in Orlando at 10 a.m. and departs at 2 p.m.

  Gainesville $10 each way
  This service is provided for medical appointments only on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Arrives in Gainesville at 10 a.m. and departs at 2 p.m.

For more information about the operations and fares of Lake County Connection, download the Rider’s Guide PDF.

For residents that live within 3/4 of a mile from a LakeXpress Route:
Americans with Disabilities Act Rider's Guide
Americans with Disabilities Act Qualification Application

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