East Tennessee Human Resource Agency (ETHRA) provides the only federally funded public Transportation within the LAMTPO region. ETHRA Public Transit provides door to door, non-emergency transportation service including accessibility to persons with disabilities. Anyone can ride with ETHRA, however children need adult supervision inn order to ride on the ETHRA vehicles.
To request a public transportation ride, you must call the ETHRA Call center at least 24 hours in advance to schedule your ride. The Call Center phone number is 1-800-232-1565.
Fares for a One-way trip is $3.00 or $6.00 for a round trip within the county of residence. An additional $3.00 is charged for every county line crossed. Extra stops under 15 minutes are $1.00. Extra stops over 15 minutes are $3.00.
Additional information on ETHRA can be found at