Lake County Public Transit offers convenient travel to and from Via Port Mall for Disaster Food Assistance


LEESBURG, Fla.  LakeXpress will provide the following bus service to and from the Via Port Mall, 10401 U.S. Hwy. 441 Leesburg, for the Disaster Food Assistance event from Monday, Oct. 2 – Wednesday, Oct. 4.

1.       Normal LakeXpress service to and from the Via Port Mall during the event.

2.       Additional shuttle service to and from Lake Sumter State College (LSSC) to Via Port Mall as follows:

  • Shuttle bus departs LSSC to Via Port – 11:25 a.m.12:25 p.m.1:25 p.m.2:25 p.m.
  • Shuttle bus departs Via Port to LSSC – 12:15 p.m.1:15 p.m.2:15 p.m.3:15 p.m.

Please note, the event opens on Saturday, Sept. 30, however, LakeXpress busses do not operate on weekends.

Fares are $1 each way, $3 for an unlimited day pass, or $8 for a 10-ride pass. Exact change is required. Students with a valid school ID ride free, and seniors and veterans ride for half price with ID. Transfer passes are free for single, one-way trips. Buses are equipped for disabled passengers and also have bicycle racks. 

Passengers can catch LakeXpress at any regular bus stop. To find out more about LakeXpress, call 352-742-2612 or visit