Take the Bus
Save money and relax. Transit is the most affordable way to commute long distances, reduces wear and tare on your personal vehicle, allows you to relax, reduces your impact on road congestion, air and water quality, and can save you up to $6,000 a year! Calculate YOUR savings here.
Bus Trip Planner
Plan your county-wide bus trip online using Google Transit. Simply enter your starting location, ending location and the time you need to be there to see an interactive map and directions. To view Rider Alerts, click here.
Regional Routes and Connections
The graphic below shows how regional and city buses work together throughout the county. To view bus schedules, click here.
Purchase Your Pass
Why wait in line? Buy online.
Select your monthly pass below to add it to your cart and check-out. Pay through PayPal™ using Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, or eCheck. Your buying experience is simple and secure. Note: A $1.55 shipping & handling fee will be added onto each transaction in addition to a 2.9% PayPal charge (a total of about $2.50 per pass). Lost or stolen passes will not be replaced. Or, purchase your pass from one of the outlets listed below. View the online Pass Sales Policies and FAQ’s.
SLO Transit 31 Day Regular
31 day pass that works in the City of San Luis Obispo on all SLO Transit routes.
RTA 31 Day Pass
Unlimited rides on all RTA routes (Routes 9, 10, 12A, and 12B) for 31 consecutive days. Cuesta and Cal Poly students, faculty, and Emeritus can purchase passes on campus for an additional discount.
Offers unlimited rides on all RTA routes, SLO Transit, SCAT, Paso Express and the North County Shuttle for 31 consecutive days.
SCAT Monthly Pass
Good for unlimited rides on all SCAT (South County Area Transit) Routes only for the month indicated on the pass.
Paso Express Monthly Pass
Monthly pass that works in the City of Paso Robles on Paso Express.
NEW!!! RTA Mugs
Show your support and enjoy your beverage in style while you commute! Purchase and pick-up at Rideshare or RTA offices.
How to Ride the Bus Video