STARS TO RETURN BUS FARES AT LOWER RATES STARTING SEPTEMBER 1
After waiving fares during the COVID-19 crisis, STARS will be returning fares starting on September 1st at a reduced rate.
Fares for bus routes before COVID were $1.50 for general public, and $.75 for seniors or disabled. When fares return on September 1st, fares will be $1.00 for general public and $.50 for seniors or disabled. LIFT paratransit rides were $2.75 before COVID and will be $2. 30-day passes for Mainline Bus Routes will be reduced from $60 to $40.
STARS will also be rolling out smart cards and phone applications to make purchasing and using bus passes easier for riders. STARS will continue to provide updates in the coming days with information on early bird specials and how to register a new account with STARS.