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How to RIDE Guide

We are pleased to welcome you aboard. All the information you need for a comfortable trip is here.

How Much Does It Cost?

Review current fares and find out how affordable public transit can be. Frequent riders can save even more by purchasing convenient passes.

Plan Your Trip

Need to check a schedule? Use the drop-down menus to the right to quickly review any route map or timetable.

The Bus Book 

Route maps, schedules, and rider information for RTC RIDE, RTC INTERCITY, and RTC SIERRA SPIRIT are published in the Bus Book. Copies are available on all RTC buses and at our transfer centers: RTC 4TH STREET STATION in downtown Reno and RTC CENTENNIAL PLAZA in downtown Sparks. The Bus Book in PDF format is available online.

Enjoy the Ride

There are almost 1,200 RTC bus stops in our service area. Click here for information about getting on the bus, seating, and rules to ride by then head to the nearest bus stop.

Students

Are you a student at the University of Nevada? Learn about the Wolf Pass.

Seniors

More and more seniors use public transit than ever before. On RTC RIDE, seniors and people with disabilities make up 29% of all passenger trips.