Passes/Fares

All Day Pass

$6 for 24 hrs. of unlimited bus/trolley rides.
$6.00 / each Buy Pass

The Change Card/Transfer/1-Day Pass/7-Day Pass

Issued on bus or trolley only.

CHANGE CARD--Issued by farebox with $18.50 maximum balance good toward future fares. Not redeemable for cash.

TRANSFER--Before paying tell driver you want a transfer. Transfer is issued by farebox. Transfer valid for 2 hours from time of purchase. To use, swipe in swipe slot.

1-DAY PASS--$6 for 24 hrs. of unlimited bus/trolley rides. Before paying, tell driver you want a 1-Day Pass. To use, swipe in swipe slot.

7-Day Pass--$23 for 7 consecutive days of unlimited travel on RIPTA buses, trolleys & Flex vehicles only. Before paying, tell the driver you want a 7-Day Pass. To use, swipe in swipe slot.

The e-RIPTIK

e-RIPTIKs—$20.00. 10 one-way e-tickets, includes 1 transfer per trip on request. Valid for all RIPTA services. Insert in slot with blue arrow. On sale at Kennedy Plaza, most Rhode Island Shaw’s, and Stop & Shops.

To use the RIPTIK, insert it into the slot with blue arrow. It will pop back up with the transfer time printed on the back. To use a transfer, swipe it in the swipe slot.

The purple e-RIPTIK does not require a separate transfer.
$20.00 / each Buy Pass

The 15-Ride Pass

15-RIDE PASS—$26 for 15 rides, includes transfers. Valid on RIPTA buses & trolleys only. Insert in slot with blue arrow.

On sale at Kennedy Plaza, Eastside Marketplace, most Rhode Island Shaw’s, and Stop & Shops
$26.00 / each Buy Pass

The e-Monthly Pass

E-Monthly Pass--$62
Good for unlimited, statewide travel on RIPTA buses, trolleys and Flex Service for the month and year indicated on the pass.

On sale at Kennedy Plaza, most Rhode Island Shaw’s, and Stop & Shops.
$62.00 / each Buy Pass

Bus Pass Program for Seniors and People with Disabilities

Passes that include your picture, are not transferable and will be confiscated if used by another individual that is not the person in the picture.

$25.00 for seniors (valid for 5 years)
$25.00 for individuals with disabilities (valid for 5 years)

*Low income persons with a disability or age 65 and above may ride free of charge with a RIPTA NO FARE ID PASS. All other persons age 65 and above or with a disability pay full fare during RIPTA peak hours of service (7am-9am and 3pm-6pm) on weekdays and pay 1/2 fare all other times upon presentation of a RIPTA Senior/Disabled ID Pass or a Medicare ID Card. For more information on how to apply to this program, please call 784-9500, ext. 604.