When riding the bus, you have affordable options to pay the fare. In most areas, the base bus fare will run $1.50, with express routes costing a little more. Seniors, youths and riders with disabilities can qualify for a half fare in many places.
Buses accept cash payment. If you don't have exact fare, a change card can be issued for future rides.
A free two-hour transfer can be issued on request on all service.
The KC Streetcar is free to ride: No fare or pass neeeded to ride on the streetcar in downtown.
Local Fare: Accepted on all KCATA, Johnson County, Unified Government and Independence local routes and most Johnson County Express routes, including KCATA's 16, 29, 52, 519, 529, 563, 569, 571, 595.
$1.50 Full Fare or $0.75 Reduced Fare
KCATA Suburban Express: 535, 550, 570
$3.00 Full Fare
$1.50 Reduced Fare available on 550 only
Johnson County K10 Connector: 510
$3.00 Full Fare, No Reduced Fare