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Albany Transit System Fixed Route Fares

Fare Increase Effective July 1, 2016.  See updates below.

ATS FARE STRUCTURE
EFFECTIVE July 1, 2016

Base cash fare

$1.60

Exact fare is requested, operators do not make change; the farebox will accept $5 bill and will distribute a change card for remaining balance after the base fare has been collected.
Senior Cash Fare $0.50 A senior is 65 years of age or older.  A senior must be prepared to show one of the following upon boarding the bus: State issued identification card or transit issued ID Half Fare-Senior card.
Disabled Cash Fare

$0.50

A disabled person with a disability must be prepared to show one of the following upon boarding the bus: Medicare card, Documentation from the Social Security Administration, Veteran's Administration card with "service connected", or transit issued ID Half Fare-Disabled card.
Child under age 5 $0.00 Determination of age shall be based on not exceeding the height of the farebox or the indicator strip on the farebox.
Child 6-12 years old $0.50 Proof of age or Transit issued ID Youth card.
Transfers $0.00 No fee required.
Weekly unlimited pass

$12.00

Unlimited riding privileges for the week issued.
Monthly unlimited pass $45.00 Unlimited riding privileges for the month issued. 
Monthly unlimited Senior pass $20.00 Unlimited riding privileges for the month issued.  A senior is 65 years of age or older. A senior must show one of the following at time of purchase: State issued identification card , or Transit issued ID Half Fare-senior card.
Monthly unlimited Disabled $20.00  Unlimited riding privileges for the month issued.  A disabled person with a disability must show one of the following at time of purchase: Medicare card, documentation from the Social Security Administration, or transit used ID Half Fare-Disabled.
Monthly unlimited student pass $35.00

Unlimited riding privileges for the month issued. Must show valid student ID at time of purchase and upon request when boarding.

 Smart Card Surcharge $3.00

One-time fee at the initial purchase.

 
PARATRANSIT ONE-WAY TRIP = $2.50

ATTENTION, ATTENTION, ATTENTION!!!!

 

FARE INCREASE EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2016.

 

Our current Fixed Route base fare is $1.55. Effective July 1, 2016, Albany Transit will increase the base fare rate from $1.55 to $1.60. Additional base fare increases will take effect as follows:

5-year Base Rate Fare Increase

Effective July 1, 2016 -$1.60

Rate Increase $.05 July 1, 2016

 

$1.60

Rate Increase $.05 July 1, 2017

 

$1.65

Rate Increase $.05 July 1, 2018

 

$1.70

Note: Rate Changes are for the Fixed Route Base Fare Only

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Passes may be purchased at the ATS Transfer Facility located at the Albany Greyhound Bus Station or the ATS Administrative Office located at 712 Flint Avenue and other locations to be determined.  

ATS issues photo ID cards for senior/disabled passengers free of charge at 712 Flint Avenue from 8 am - 5pm.  There is a $5.00 fee for replacement of a lost stolen, or damaged photo ID card. 

 

 

For more information, call ATS at 229-446-2700.