RT Fare Increase Effective July 1, 2016

June 30, 2016 RT News
CONTACT: Alane Masui DATE: June 30, 2016
OFFICE: 916-556-0121 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

As a reminder, the Sacramento Regional Transit District (RT) will implement a fare increase on July 1, 2016.

The Basic single fare will increase to $2.75 (from $2.50); the Basic daily pass will increase to $7 (from $6); the Basic monthly pass will increase to $110 (from $100); the Discount single fare will increase to $1.35 (from $1.25); the Discount daily pass will increase to $3.50 (from $3); and the Senior/Disabled monthly pass/sticker will increase to $55 (from $50).

The Student semi-monthly pass/sticker will increase to $27.50 (from $25). The Student semi-monthly pass/sticker purchased at schools by students who are income eligible for a free or reduced lunch program will increase to $15 (from $12.50).

The Paratransit single ride will increase to $5.50 (from $5). The Paratransit monthly pass will increase to $137.50 (from $125). Paratransit monthly pass holders will have the option to receive a maximum of 60 rides per month, or to receive a maximum of 44 rides per month and a fixed-route Senior/Disabled monthly pass/sticker.

New fare media with a June 30, 2017 expiration date is available for purchase at the new fare rate. For route, schedule and fare information, visit sacrt.com or call 916-321-BUSS (2877).