RTC INTERCITY passengers enjoy an easy commute between Reno and Carson City on coaches featuring cloth reclining seats, individual climate control, and storage space for small personal items. You can even surf to work using our FREE WiFi. Click here to open instructions to connect to WiFi.
Schedule / Holidays
RTC INTERCITY operates Monday through Friday.
RTC INTERCITY does not operate on the following holidays: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas.
If you have questions not answered below, please contact RTC Passenger Services at 775-348-RIDE (775-348-7433, Monday-Friday 7am – 7pm, Saturday 8 am – 5 pm, closed Sundays and holidays).
RTC INTERCITY service is provided by the RTC of Washoe County and the Carson City RTC.
Rides on RTC INTERCITY are paid in cash or with passes only. Drivers cannot make change. Please have exact change available when boarding, or purchase easy to use passes at many convenient pass outlets. Transfer free to RTC RIDE, RTC ACCESS, and JAC (Jump Around Carson). Discounts are available for youth (6-18), seniors (65+), and disabled riders. Reduced fares require special ID when boarding.
The Tahoe Area Regional Transit is operated by Placer County in the Lake Tahoe basin and is funded in part by the RTC. Route scheduling and planning is performed by TART in coordination with RTC. Visit the TART web site
Jump Around Carson (JAC)
JAC — Jump Around Carson — is the public transit system for the Carson City area. Transfer from RTC INTERCITY to JAC for FREE. Visit www.ridejac.com for more information or call JAC Dispatch at (775) 841-RIDE.
BlueGO is the public transit system connecting South Lake Tahoe and Carson City. Transfer from RTC INTERCITY to BlueGo for $2.00 with an RTC INTERCITY transfer. Visit www.bluego.org for more information or call BlueGO at (530) 541-7149.
A transfer must be requested when paying your fare. Transfers are only valid the date they are issued. Transfers may be used to board RTC RIDE or RTC ACCESS in Reno, or BlueGO or JAC in Carson City. When using a 10-ride pass on either RTC INTERCITY or RTC RIDE, be sure to ask for a transfer at the time of boarding.
From RTC INTERCITY to RTC RIDE
Insert your RTC INTERCITY transfer into the RTC RIDE farebox. If you will be transferring again to reach your final destination, request your transfer back from the driver.
From RTC RIDE to RTC INTERCITY
If you have an RTC RIDE transfer or 24-hour, 7-day or 31-day RTC RIDE pass, you pay a discounted RTC INTERCITY fare.
From RTC INTERCITY to JAC
Passengers transferring from RTC INTERCITY to JAC ride free for one trip. Request a transfer when boarding RTC INTERCITY.
From JAC to RTC INTERCITY
When transferring from JAC TO RTC INTERCITY, you pay a discounted RTC INTERCITY fare. Request a transfer when boarding JAC.
From RTC INTERCITY to BlueGO
Passengers transferring from RTC INTERCITY to BlueGO ride for $2.00 for one trip. Request a transfer when boarding RTC INTERCITY.
From BlueGO to RTC INTERCITY
When transferring from BlueGO to RTC INTERCITY, ride for $3.50 for one trip. Show your BlueGO Day GOPass to the RTC INTERCITY driver to pay a discounted RTC INTERCITY fare.
From RTC INTERCITY to RTC ACCESS
Call (775) 348-5438 for RTC ACCESS trip reservations. TTY 348-0412.