Bus Passes and Fares

Fare collection resumed Monday, October 17, 2022

Bus Fares

Please have exact change or digital ticket  ready before boarding.

Cash Fare $1.25
Child (under 4 yrs) FREE
Senior Saver (62+)/Go For Less Cash Fare (Senior Saver, Go For Less, Medicare ID, State ID/Driver's License Required Prior to Paying Fare) 60¢
Transfers FREE
Downtown Trolley 25¢
Day Pass $2.50
Go For Less/Senior Downtown Trolley 10¢
Paratransit $2.50
UNL Students (UNL Bus Pass and UNL Photo ID required) FREE

Bus Passes

How to Buy StarTran Passes

Smartphone

Token Transit

You may purchase StarTran passes with a mobile device using the Token Transit app! Just follow these four easy steps:

1 Download

Install "Token Transit" from Google Play (Android) or the App Store (iOS).

Go

2 Purchase

Select a StarTran fare type, from a single ride to a 31 Consecutive Day Pass.

3 Activate

When you are ready to ride, tap your pass to activate. All passes are stored in your Token Transit account.

4 Ride

As you board the bus, show the driver your digital ticket. That's all there is to it!

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Token Transit Frequently Asked Questions


In Person

All passes are available at StarTran, 710 “J” Street (cash, check or credit card accepted). Passes may also be purchased at the outlets listed below .


Mail Order

For your convenience, passes may also be ordered by mail. Just send in a check made payable to StarTran, 710 “J” Street, Lincoln, NE 68508 and note the type of pass you would like. It will then be sent to you – it's that easy!


Bus Pass Types

31 Consecutive Day Pass

The StarTran 31 Consecutive Day Pass is the most economical way to ride StarTran. This pass offers unlimited rides for 31 consecutive days on any StarTran bus, including the Downtown Trolley.

31 Consecutive Day Pass
$17.00
31 Consecutive Day Pass

Outlets
  • Hy-Vee
  • IGA Marketplace
  • League of Human Dignity
  • Lincoln Electric System
  • Open Harvest, 1618 South Street
  • Russ's Markets
  • Mai's Market, 2727 N 11th Street
  • Super Saver
    • 840 Fallbrook Boulevard
    • 5440 S 56th Street
  • Union Bank
    • 3643 S 48th Street
    • 121 S 13th Street
  • Water Dept. (County-City Bldg.)
Paratransit 31 Consecutive Day Pass
$34.00
Paratransit 31 Consecutive Day Pass

Outlets
    • Hy-Vee (27th & Superior Only)
    • League of Human Dignity
    • Russ's Markets
    • Super Saver
      • 840 Fallbrook Boulevard
      • 5440 S 56th Street
Low Income 31 Consecutive Day Paratransit Pass
$16.00
Paratransit Low Income 31 Consecutive Day Pass

Outlets

20 Ride Pass

This pass provides you an easy and convenient way to ride the bus without worrying about finding correct change. The pass provides you with 20 rides and can be used any time during the year.

20 Ride Pass
$23.00
20 Ride Pass

Outlets
  • Hy-Vee
  • Lincoln Electric System
  • Russ's Markets
  • Mai's Market, 2727 N 11th
  • Super Saver
    • 840 Fallbrook Boulevard
    • 5440 S 56th Street
  • Union Bank
    • 3643 S 48th Street
    • 121 S 13th Street
  • Water Dept. (County-City Bldg.)
Paratransit 20 Ride Pass
$46.00
20 Ride Paratransit Pass

Outlets
    • Hy-Vee
    • League of Human Dignity
    • Russ's Markets
    • Super Saver
      • 840 Fallbrook Boulevard
      • 5440 S 56th Street

Senior Saver/Go For Less 20 Ride Pass

The Senior Saver/Go For Less 20 Ride Pass is available for senior citizens (62 and older) and disabled persons. A Medicare Card, Senior Saver, Go For Less Photo ID card, driver's license or valid State ID must be presented when boarding the bus. Go For Less Photo ID cards may be obtained from the League of Human Dignity, 1701 "P" Street, 402-441-7871.

Senior Saver/Go For Less 20 Ride Pass
$11.00
Senior Saver/Go For Less 20 Ride Pass

Outlets
  • Downtown Senior Center (Dining Room)
  • Hy-Vee
  • League of Human Dignity
  • Lincoln Electric System
  • Russ's Markets
  • Super Saver
    • 840 Fallbrook Boulevard
    • 5440 S 56th Street
  • Union Bank
    • 3643 S 48th Street
    • 121 S 13th Street

Students

Passes are available to students at the following schools:

  • Culler Middle School – 31 Day
  • Dawes Middle School – 20 Ride
  • Irving Middle School – 31 Day & 20 Ride
  • Lincoln High School – 31 Day & 20 Ride
  • Lux Middle School – 31 Day & 20 Ride
  • Northeast High School – 20 Ride
  • Pound Middle School – 20 Ride
  • Scott Middle School – 20 Ride
  • Southeast High School – 31 Day & 20 Ride
  • Southwest High School – 20 Ride