How To Ride

Paying For CAT Rides

As of January 15, 2017

Regular Fare:

  • $1.50 each way
  • 1-day pass for $6.00
  • 30-day pass for $36.00
  • 1-Day and 30-Day CAT Passes can be purchased on the bus, and 30-Day CAT Passes can be purchased at Cashwise Foods.
  • 1-day passes expire at midnight on the day they were first used.
  • 30-day passes expire 30 days after the issue date.
  • When purchasing a pass, tell the operator which pass you are purchasing before you place your money in the farebox.
  • If riders are paying for the bus ride with change, they must have exact change – operators do not carry change.

Eligible reduced rates:

Students K-12 and higher education | Medicare card holders | Veterans with appropriate photo ID

  • $.75 each way
  • 1-day pass for $3.00 (can be purchased from CAT Bus operators)
  • 30-day pass for $24.00 (can be purchased from operators and at the administrative office.)
  • Operators may ask for verification for a rider to receive this discounted rate.
  • 1-day passes expire at midnight on the day they were first used.
  • 30-day passes expire 30 days after the issue date.
  • When purchasing a pass, tell the operator which pass you are purchasing before you place your money in the farebox.
  • If riders are paying for the bus ride with change, they must have exact change - operators do not carry change.

Free Fare:

  • Seniors aged 65 and older and Paratransit members ride free with a valid ID.