Advertising on WATA Buses

Give your business exposure all around town - consider WATA transit bus advertising for your next advertising or marketing campaign! Exterior advertising on transit buses provides a great opportunity to reach vehicular drivers, pedestrians, and transit riders alike. Your message will be seen every day, all day while our buses are running their routes. Interior bus advertisements have the advantage of a captive audience with time on their hands and are great for more detailed messaging.


Tim Brazil, Transit Advertising Sales Executive

Media Transit Inc.

Phone: 804-748-2938

Fax: 804-748-3258

Visit the Media Transit Inc. Website

Below you will find advertisement size specifications and monthly rates. The rates listed are for space only; artwork, layout, and production are not included. Please contact the sales representative during regular business hours for art and production specifications.

Transit Advertising Rates

Ad Size
1 Month
3 Months
6 Months
12 Months
King Size Display
30 inches x 144 inches
$250 $240 $220 $200
Queen Size Display
30 inches x 88 inches
$225 $215 $200 $190
Rear Size Display
18 inches x 80 inches
$225 $215 $200 $190
Interior Display
11 inches x 28 inches - $20 per ad bus, $45 per ad trolley
King Kong Size
$695 $595 $495

Marketing Statistics

Service Areas: City of Williamsburg, James City County, York County
Yearly Ridership: More than 670,000 (FY 2022)
Total Fleet: 22 buses

Service Areas: City of Williamsburg, James City County, York County, Surry County
Yearly Ridership: 1,003,176 (Fiscal Year 2015)
Fleet: 20 buses, 1 trolley

Sample Advertisements