Riding the Bus Gets Pricier

Rate hike for AC Transit

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    NEWSLETTERS

    Picking up spare change could help you make the fare.

    Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District bus fares will increase on Wednesday for the first time since 2005.

    Adult bus fares will cost $2 instead of $1.75 while youth and senior fares along with tickets for people with disabilities will jump from  85 cents to $1.

    The cost of 10-Ride tickets will rise from $17.50 to $20 and a monthly pass will now cost $80 instead of $70.

    Transbay cash fares will rise from $3.50 to $4 and its 31-Day pass will rise from $116 to $132.50. However, monthly youth passes will still be  $15 and monthly senior passes as well as passes for people with disabilities will still be $20.