Palm Tran is Palm Beach County’s Public Transportation provider for fixed-route passenger bus service, paratransit service and Go Glades flex-deviated service. The Palm Beach TPA works closely with Palm Tran to improve the transit system and provide funding assistance for capital investments in Palm Tran facilities and equipment, including shelters and infrastructure to accommodate system users.
Tri-Rail is South Florida’s regional commuter rail system that has been in operation since 1989. In 2003, SFRTA was created by Florida Statute to expand cooperation between Palm Beach County, Broward County, and Miami-Dade County. Today, Tri-Rail spans 71 miles from the Mangonia Park Tri-Rail Station in Palm Beach County to the Miami Intermodal Center in Miami-Dade County.
Trolleys and Shuttles
The Palm Beach TPA coordinates with local municipalities to plan for and assist in providing capital funding for trolleys and shuttles. The following trolley and shuttle services are provided in Palm Beach County:
WPB Trolley System
The handicap-accessible Downtown Trolley makes getting around the Clematis and Rosemary Square Districts a breeze. It is a FREE and convenient way to visit all your favorite Downtown shops, restaurants, and attractions. The Trolley picks up passengers every 10-15 minutes at designated trolley stops located throughout Downtown.
Brightline is a private higher-speed intercity passenger rail service between Miami and West Palm Beach, along the Florida East Coast (FEC) railway. This is the newest transit system serving South Florida since its inception in early 2018. Stations in Orlando are currently under construction.
The BrightBike program is operated by Micromobility Management LLC and is the official bike sharing and rental system for the City of West Palm Beach. The program is made possible by the generous support of Brightline, the Related Companies and the West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority.
BrightBike is intended to provide locals and visitors with an additional transportation option for getting around the city. Bike sharing is fun, efficient and convenient.