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One-Way Trip Fares

Regular Fare


Half Fare: Seniors, Medicare recipients and people with disabilities (E&D)1


 Roll of tokens (10 tokens in each roll) 


 Purdue and Ivy Tech Students, Faculty, Staff2


Children to Age 5, Youth Grades K-43


 ACCESS Certified4

Free on bus



Exact fare is required. Drivers do not make change. Place dollar bills, coins or tokens in the farebox upon boarding. Swipe passes in the farebox. Insert transfer tickets and day passes into the ticket reader. Ask driver if you need assistance.

PASSES (unlimited rides while valid)

Day Pass*


31-Day Pass 


31-Day Elderly and Disabled (E&D) Pass1


 Annual Youth Bus Pass3 (Valid for the current school year and following summer)




CityBus Administrative Office, 1250 Canal Rd., Lafayette

CityBus Online Store (NEW)

Most Lafayette Bank & Trust Branches

*Day Pass is available on the bus, CityBus Center and CityBus Administrative Office. 


Must be age 65 or older, be a Medicare recipient or a person with a qualifying disability, to pay reduced fare. Passengers paying E&D fare must show the driver a Medicare Card, E&D Photo ID, or proof of age every time reduced fare is paid. The E&D Photo ID is available for $2.00 at the Canal Rd. office; call 765-742-7433 for details.


Show a current Purdue or Ivy Tech photo identification to the driver. 


Youth in grades K-4 ride free. Students in grades 5-12 must pay regular fare or use the Annual Youth Bus Pass. This pass is available at CityBus, 1250 Canal Rd., Lafayette (Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.) and, beginning August 1, CityBus Center 316 N. 3rd St. (Monday-Friday 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.). Proof of age and enrollment in school is required. Children ages 5 and under ride free but must be accompanied by an adult. **NEW FOR 2015-16: STUDENTS IN GRADES 5 AND 6 MUST ALSO HAVE A YOUTH BUS PASS.**


CityBus certifies passengers for ACCESS according to Americans with Disabilities Act eligibility guidelines. Rides on regular routes are free. Rides on ACCESS buses require a $2.00 per trip fare.


Purchase All Day passes and 31-Day passes via our ticket vending machine with credit cards, debit cards or cash.

On the bus, fares must be paid with cash, transfer ticket, token or CityBus pass At CityBus Center or the Administrative Office, passes can be purchased with cash, Visa, MasterCard or Discover.

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