Express Service Fares

Fare payment is easy on CTtransit buses with cash, ticket and pass options.
Exact Fare Required - Fares Subject to Change

Express zones are based upon the distance.

Cash Fare

Fare Category Fare
Zone 2 $3.20
Zone 3 $4.10
Zone 4 $5.00
Zone 5 $6.00
Children (Age 4 and Under) 
Maximum of three with each adult
Free
Youth (Age 5-18) Regular Cash Fare
Transfers
Starting in May 2017, express transfers (2-Hour passes) will retain the full value of the original zone fare paid, providing unlimited local and express rides for the number of zones paid. Travel on a route that charges a higher zone fare would require additional payment.
Free

Beginning in May 2017, Express All-Day passes may be purchased on board the buses. Inform the bus Operator that you would like to purchase an Express All-Day Pass and for which fare zone before inserting your payment. Exact fare is required for each pass purchased.

All-Day Pass (purchase on board)

Fare Category Fare
Zone 2 $6.40
Zone 3 $8.20
Zone 4 $10.00
Zone 5 $12.00

10-Ride Ticket

10-Ride tickets for Express Routes #901-915 cannot be used on Express Route #917-950 buses. CTtransit  Express Route #901-915 buses honors Route #917-950 ten-ride tickets and monthly passes at all times.

Zone Fare
Zone 2 $28.80
Zone 3 $36.90
Zone 4 $45.00
Zone 5 $54.00

31-Day / Monthly Pass

31-Day Passes valid for unlimited rides beginning with date of first use during specified time period. Express Route 901-915 31-Day Passes are only accepted on Express Route 917-950 buses after they have been stamped with an expiration date by a CTtransit farebox. Monthly Express Passes (Routes 917-950) valid for unlimited rides within the fare zone only during the month and year printed on the pass. Emergency Ride benefit applies with certain limitations. Call CTrides at 877-CT-RIDES (877-287-4337) for details.

Zone Fare 
Zone 2 $108.80
Zone 3 $139.40
Zone 4 $170.00
Zone 5 $204.00

Senior / Disabled Cash Fare

Medicare card or state-issued Reduced Fare ID card must be shown upon boarding.

Zone Fare
Zone 2 $1.60
Zone 3 $2.05
Zone 4 $2.50
Zone 5 $3.00

Beginning May 2017, 2-hour passes and All-Day passes at the senior/disabled express fare may be purchased on board buses.

Senior / Disabled All-Day Pass (purchase on board)

Medicare card or state-issued Reduced Fare ID card must be shown upon boarding.

Zone Fare
Zone 2 $3.20
Zone 3 $4.10
Zone 4 $5.00
Zone 5 $6.00

Note: Bus Operators and fareboxes do not make change. Fareboxes accept $1 bills and U.S coins only (no 50 cent pieces).