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You're Only A Quarter Away
You’re Just a Quarter Away

Youth, seniors, disabled and veterans get 25¢ rides all year long -- and into next summer!

Bus Pass on your Phone
Bus Pass On Your Phone

Purchase and use RTA bus passes instantly on your phone. Just download the Token Transit app.

Masks Optional
Masks No Longer Mandatory on the Bus
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New Fareboxes Coming Soon

RTA has traded its older fareboxes for sleeker, modern ones that provide faster, smarter and better fare payment. We installed Genfare Fast Fare fareboxes on all fixed-route buses. They are similar to the current fareboxes and, until fully deployed, you will continue paying as you do now, using cash, paper passes and Token Transit mobile ticketing.

Latest News & Press Releases

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  • Thursday November 10

    2022-2023 Holiday Schedule

    RTA will not operate bus service on major holidays including Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s days. Wednesday, November 23 | Day before Thanksgiving Buses will operate regular service. Customer Information Center will be open 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Administrative offices…

  • Friday October 21

    Take the Survey, Win $100

    RTA is offering customers the chance to win a $100 Visa gift card for participating in an on-board survey from October 31 through November 10. The voluntary survey, which will be performed by surveyors on board the bus, is designed…

  • Monday October 17

    GoMobile App Coming Soon

    RTA traded its current fareboxes for sleeker, modern ones that provide faster, smarter and better fare payment. We installed Genfare Fast Fare fareboxes on all fixed-route buses. They are similar to the current fareboxes and, until fully deployed, you will…

  • Wednesday August 24

    Service Changes Effective September 11, 2022

    AFFECTED ROUTES: 1, 3, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 27, 28, 30, 31, 32, 33, 42, 49, 55, 61, 74, 79, 200, 205 and 206. ROUTE 1: Weekday trips in both directions…

  • Monday August 15

    New Grant Fuels RTA’s Move to Zero-Emission Buses

    The Riverside Transit Agency’s (RTA) move to zero-emission buses just took a big step. That’s because the U.S. Department of Transportation today awarded RTA a $5.1 million grant to buy five 40-foot hydrogen fuel cell electric buses, propelling the Agency’s…

  • Friday July 22

    Youth, Seniors, Disabled, Veterans Ride for 25 cents

    Beginning August 1, RTA is offering 25-cent bus rides to youth, seniors, disabled and veterans on all bus routes, including CommuterLink! While on board, enjoy free Wi-Fi, USB charging ports, comfortable seating, friendly drivers, and, as always, our commitment to…

  • Tuesday April 19

    Masks No Longer Mandatory on the Bus

    RTA will no longer enforce mask wearing on the bus or at transportation centers. Effective immediately, masks will be recommended but not required on RTA routes. This change comes as a result of the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) recent decision…

  • Friday April 08

    Dozens Attend Vine Street Groundbreaking

    More than 50 people, including members of the RTA Board of Directors, city and county lawmakers and community partners, attended the April 8 groundbreaking ceremony for the Vine Street Mobility Hub. That means construction has officially begun on the hub,…

  • Monday February 28

    RTA Turned 45 Years Old!

    On Wednesday, March 16, RTA turned 45 years old! So much has changed since 1977, but one thing remains the same: RTA’s dedication to the world-class service for the residents of western Riverside County. Get a closer look at how…

  • Saturday February 05

    Riverside Transit Agency Dedicates Bus Stop To Longtime Advocate

    Longtime transit advocate Keith White was remembered during a ceremony Friday in Eastvale when several Riverside Transit Agency (RTA) officials dedicated a memorial plaque and bus stop in his honor.   Nearly 20 people attended the ceremony at the bus…

  • Sunday December 19

    ZAK SCHWANK TO LEAD RTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS IN 2022

    Temecula City Councilmember Unanimously Elected New Board Chair The Riverside Transit Agency (RTA) Board members have unanimously selected Temecula City Councilmember Zak Schwank to lead the RTA Board of Directors for 2022. As chair, Schwank will be responsible for leading…

  • Monday December 06

    RTA RECEIVES EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR AWARD

    WTS cites RTA’s mission of advancing women in the transit industry The Riverside Transit Agency (RTA) has long been a champion of recruiting, retaining and advancing women in the transit industry. Now the Agency has a regional award to prove…

  • Friday October 29

    RTA Announces New CEO

    Riverside County native Kristin Warsinski takes leadership of the Agency Kristin Warsinski will be Riverside Transit Agency’s (RTA) new chief executive officer, filling a position currently held by Larry Rubio who has held the title since 2001. The RTA Board…

  • Tuesday October 19

    Longtime CEO Larry Rubio Announces Retirement

    Chief Executive Officer Larry Rubio has announced his retirement from the Riverside Transit Agency (RTA), ending a 33-year career of distinction, leadership and passion for fostering a world-class workplace and providing unsurpassed public transportation to the residents of Riverside County.…