In just a few minutes, you can learn everything you need to know to ride like a pro. Watch the following videos in our "How To Ride" series, and you'll be good to go. Sit back, relax, and get ready to ride!
Is your group or organization interested in a "How To Ride" presentation or clinic? Contact Deanna Brink via email or at 816-346-0236.
Have questions about how to ride? Call the Regional Call Center at 816-221-0660.
Step 1: Plan your trip
Route schedules can be found online and inside each bus. Arrive at the stop 5 minutes before the scheduled time.
Step 2: Determine your fare
Use coins or dollar bills. Insert $2-20 and receive a change card.
You can buy passes at pass outlets or at RideKC.org or get a $3 1-Day pass by asking the operator.
The base bus fare is $1.50, with epxress routes costing a little more. Seniors, youths and riders with disabilities can qualify for half fare in many places.
Step 3: Using the farebox
New passes or change cards should be dipped in the farebox.
Activated passes or transfer cards should be swiped through the farebox.
Coins and bills should be inserted into the farebox.
Step 4: Requesting a stop
The request a stop, pulll the yellow cord before your destination. Ask the operator for assistance if you are unsure about your stop.