Discount Fare Categories
To qualify for any of the reduced-fare categories described below, you must show the appropriate identification. If you do not have the valid identification, you will be charged the full Regular/Adult fare.
Passengers between 5 & 18 years of age.
Valid ID: Proof of age.
Half Fare. Passengers 65 years and over.
Valid ID: Any proof of age, Medicare Card, DMV ID card/license, or a Regional Transit Connection Discount Card (RTCDC).
Valid ID: RTCDC, current documentation for a DMV placard, or valid Medicare Card.
Medicare Card Holders
Valid ID: Valid Medicare Card.
Passengers under 5 ride free when accompanied by an adult.
U.S. Veterans ride free on Sonoma County Transit.
Valid ID: Veterans Administration (VA) identification card, Sonoma County Veterans identification card or a California Driver’s License with Veterans designation.
The Sonoma County Veterans Services Center (707-565-5960) can assist eligible Veterans in obtaining an identification card.
College students ride free on Sonoma County Transit.
Valid ID: The Subsidized Fare Program for College Students requires that students have a college issued identification card indicating that they are currently enrolled as a student at a Sonoma County college. This can include the Santa Rosa Junior College (Santa Rosa and Petaluma campuses), Sonoma State University, Empire College and other institutions in which a campus is located in Sonoma County.