Getting around in Wilkes Barre is not too difficult. If you want to take the public transportation system, you can use the buses provided by the Luzerne County Transportation Authority . This is a complex bus system that connects many of the town surrounding Wilkes Barre, as well as running through the city itself. There are many bus stops and different routes that can take you all throughout the city. Bus schedules can ben found throughout the city, but it's important to note that the buses do not run all night long, so make sure you have a ride home if you are out late. The price for the bus is not too expensive. If you want to take a taxi to get around the city, you will be able to find them on the street pretty easily. If you have no other way to get around it's not a bad idea to get a taxi, but if you continue to do it you will end up spending a lot of money. If you wanted to rent a car and drive yourself around you could do that with ease too. The streets are marked pretty well, and you will have no problem getting around.