Changes to Fare Structure

Changes to the Ben Franklin Transit fare structure will go into effect July 1, 2024.

New Fixed Route Pricing Structure: 

  • Adult Per Boarding:  $1, replacing the Adult Per Trip fare of $1.50. Please note that transfers will no longer be included with the $1 adult ticket.
  • Daily Pass:  A $3 mobile day pass will replace the $4 day pass.
  • Monthly Pass:  A $10 monthly pass will replace the previous $25 pass.
  • Yearly Pass:  A new, $120 mobile annual pass for fixed route will now be available.'


Dial-A-Ride (DAR) Pricing:

No changes will be made to the current Dial-A-Ride fare structure.



Watch the virtual open house at your convenience.

  • Virtual Open House January 24 at 5 p.m.*
    • ‚ÄčThe recording of the Open House can be accessed here.


Watch the final public hearing at your convenience.

  • Final Public Hearing February 8 at 6 p.m. held during the BFT Board of Directors meeting*
    • ‚ÄčThe recording of the final public hearing can be accessed here.



*Translation services will be available during public hearing and virtual sessions.  

The public comment period ends February 8, 2024.

Comments may be submitted by phone at 509.735.5100, which includes Language Line service, or by email to [email protected]