Fare types & prices – County Connection

Fare types & prices

Adult (19-64 yrs)
Single Ride$2.00
Bus-to-Bus TransferFree
BART-to-Bus Transfer$1.00
Clipper START/Youth (6-18)/
Senior (65+)/Disabled (RTC)
Single Ride$1.00
Bus-to-Bus TransferFree
BART-to-Bus Transfer$0.50
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Adult & Youth (6-64 yrs)
All Routes$2.50
Senior (65+)/Disabled
All Routes$1.25
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Clipper Passes
Passes are only available on Clipper
Adult (19-64)/Youth (6-18 yrs)/
Clipper START
Day Pass*$3.75
31-Day Pass$60
Senior (65+)/Disabled (RTC)
Day Pass*$1.75
31-Day Pass$60
* Daily fares are automatically capped at this amount

Children under 6 ride free when accompanied by an adult.


Bus-to-bus transfers are only available when using Clipper. One free transfer is automatically applied within 2 hours of initial boarding.

Click here for more information on transfers.

Youth Fares

Youth (ages 6-18) can get a 50% discount off Adult Clipper single-ride fares when using a Youth Clipper card. The youth fare discount is not available when paying with cash.

Click here for more information on getting a Youth Clipper card.

Senior/Disabled Fares

The following forms of ID are accepted with senior/disabled fares.

  • Regional Transit Connection Discount Card (RTC)
  • State issued photo ID as proof of age 65 or older
  • Photo ID and Medicare Card
  • Photo ID and DMV placard registration receipt
  • Veterans Disability
  • Senior Clipper Card

RTC Discount Card

The RTC Discount ID Card is available to qualified persons with disabilities. RTC Card holders are eligible for reduced fares on bus, rail, and ferry systems throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. New RTC cards and renewal cards are free. Replacement cards cost $3. RTC cards are all Clipper-enabled. RTC applications are available at County Connection offices located at 2477 Arnold Industrial Way, Concord. Acceptable forms of payment are cash (no bills larger than $20) and checks (credit cards are not accepted). For more information, click here.

Clipper START

Clipper START is a pilot program that provides single-ride discounts to eligible riders. Eligible riders can receive a 50% discount off Adult Clipper single-ride fares. To qualify you must be a resident of the San Francisco Bay Area, 19-64 years old, and have a household income of 200% of the federal poverty level or less.

Click here for more information and to start an online application.

East Bay Regional 31-Day Pass

The East Bay Regional 31-Day Pass is available only on Clipper and is accepted on all County Connection, Tri Delta, Wheels and WestCAT (except LYNX) fixed-route buses. Click here to learn more.