OCTA Bus Overview

emp bus overview

Just coming to work can be an expensive proposition for your employees.

OCTA buses are a great clean, efficient, and inexpensive way to get around Orange County. Let someone else handle the driving and get you where you need to go. Ask your employer about special rider programs through OCTA. Use the following resources to plan your trip and learn about rider and safety tips, too.

Cash Fares (Cost per boarding)

Local Routes
Regular Fare $2.00
Seniors (60 & older), persons with disabilities and Medicare cardholders* $0.75
ACCESS Eligible Fixed-Route Local Fare (ACCESS ID Card is required) $0.25
Express Routes (701, 721 and 794)
Regular Fare $6.00
  • Additional fare when combined with any valid OCTA bus pass
  • $4.00
    Seniors (60 & older), persons with disabilities and Medicare cardholders* $5.00
  • Additional fare when combined with any valid OCTA bus pass
  • $4.25
    OC Express (757 and 758)
    Regular Fare $4.00
  • Additional fare when combined with any valid OCTA bus pass
  • $2.00
  • Seniors (60 & older), persons with disabilities and Medicare cardholders*
  • $3.50
    Additional fare when combined with any valid OCTA bus pass $2.75

    Local Routes 

    Day Pass (Only sold on board by coach operators; valid until 11:59 p.m.) $5.00
    Seniors (60 & older), persons with disabilities and Medicare cardholders* $1.50
     
    Pre-Paid Day Pass $4.50
    Senior Day Pass (60 & older), persons with disabilities and Medicare cardholders* $1.35
     
    7-Day Pass $25.00
    Seniors (60 & older), persons with disabilities and Medicare cardholders* $8.25
     
    30-Day Pass $69.00
    Youth (ages 6-18 only) $40.00
    Seniors (60 & older), persons with disabilities and Medicare cardholders* $22.25
     
    5 Rides Pass - NEW
    Valid for 5 rides, anytime. Valid for all ages. Expires after 5th ride.
    $9.00
    Service on Routes 701, 721 and 794  
    30-Day Pass (Unlimited use on all routes) $187.50
    Day Pass (Only sold on Express buses by coach operators; valid until 11:59 p.m.) $12.00
    Seniors (60 & older) persons with disabilities, and Medicare cardholders* $10.00
     
    Service on Routes 757 and 758  
    30-Day Pass (Unlimited use on all routes) $125.00
    Day Pass (Only sold on Express buses by coach operators; valid until 11:59 p.m.) $8.00
    Seniors (60 & older), persons with disabilities and Medicare cardholders* $7.00

    Project Contact

    Amelia Hsu
    Marketing Program Administrator Associate
    (714) 560-5358
    ahsu@octa.net