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Fares, Passes and Tickets

Fares:

To ride "The Bus", you will need to pay a fare unless you are a child that is 6 or younger. Here are the following methods to pay fare:

  • Exact Cash or Coin - Bus drivers do not make change.
  • Bus Tickets - Tickets come in Green ($1.00) and Orange ($3.00). You purchase tickets in a book. See "Ticket" section below for cost.
  • Bus Passes - Bus passes are available in day, month and year. See "Pass" section below for cost.

 

Sunset Empire Transportation One-Way Fares - Fixed Route
Origin Destination Price Ticket to Use
Astoria Cannon Beach $4.00 1 Green and 1 Orange or 4 Green
Astoria Gearhart/Seaside $3.00 1 Orange or 3 Green
Astoria Warrenton $1.00 1 Green
Cannon Beach Astoria/Warrenton $4.00 1 Orange and 1 Green
Cannon Beach Gearhart/Seaside $1.00 1 Green
Gearhart Astoria/Warrenton $3.00 1 Orange or 3 Green
Gearhart Cannon Beach $1.00 1 Green
Gearhart Seaside $1.00 1 Green
Seaside Astoria/Warrenton $3.00 1 Orange or 3 Green
Seaside Cannon Beach $1.00 1 Green
Seaside Gearhart $1.00 1 Green
Warrenton Astoria $1.00 1 Green
Warrenton Cannon Beach $4.00 1 Orange and 1 Green or 4 Green
Warrenton Gearhart/Seaside $3.00 1 Orange or 3 Green

Sunset Empire Transportation One-Way Fares - Para-Transit
Origin Destination Price Ticket to Use
Astoria Cannon Beach $8.00 2 Orange and 2 Green or 1 Orange and 5 Green or 8 Green
Astoria Gearhart/Seaside $6.00 2 Orange or 1 Orange and 3 Green or 6 Green
Astoria Warrenton $2.00 2 Green
Cannon Beach Astoria/Warrenton $8.00 2 Orange and 2 Greenor 1 Orange and 5 Green or 8 Green
Cannon Beach Gearhart/Seaside $2.00 2 Green
Gearhart Astoria/Warrenton $6.00 2 Orange or 1 Orange and 3 Green or 6 Green
Gearhart Cannon Beach $2.00 2 Green
Gearhart Seaside $2.00 2 Green
Seaside Astoria/Warrenton $6.00 2 Orange or 1 Orange and 3 Green or 6 Green
Seaside Cannon Beach $2.00 2 Green
Seaside Gearhart $2.00 2 Green
Warrenton Astoria $2.00 2 Green
Warrenton Cannon Beach $8.00 2 Orange and 2 Greenor 1 Orange and 5 Green or 8 Green
Warrenton Gearhart/Seaside $6.00 2 Orange or 1 Orange and 3 Green or 6 Green

Passes

Here are the different types of bus passes "The Bus" offers:

  • Day - Ride any bus for a day that Sunset Empire Transportation runs.
  • Month - Ride any bus for a calendar month that Sunset Empire Transportation runs.
  • Quarter - Available for students - ride any bus for three calendar months that Sunset Empire Transportation runs.
  • Year - Ride any bus for 365 days that Sunset Empire Transportation runs.

 

Passes: Day Month Quarter Year Note:
Regular $5.00 $45.00 N/A $495.00
Elderly and Disabled $5.00 $30.00 N/A $330.00
Military $5.00 $30.00 N/A $330.00 United States Military ID Needed to Purchase Pass
Student (Grades K-12) $5.00 $30.00 $30.00 $330.00 Current School ID Needed to Purchase Pass
College Student $5.00 $30.00 $60.00 $330.00 Proof of Enrollment for Current Term
Summer Fun Pass - For ages 18 and younger between June 15th and September 6th - $30.00

CONNECTOR DAY PASSES:
Two types of passes:

  • 3-DAY for $25.00
  • 7-DAY for $30.00
Both Day Passes Include:
    One "to" and one "from" trip the coast on the following routes:
  • CC Rider: Columbia Connector (Westport to Portland)
  • Tillamook County Transit: Route 5 (Tillamook to Portland)
  • Benton County Rural Transit and Lincoln County Transit: Coast to Valley Express
    Unlimited rides include:
  • All Lincoln County Transit Routes (except Coast to Valley Express)
  • All Tillamook County Transit District Routes (except Route 5)
  • All Sunset Empire Transportation District Routes

 

Ticket Books

Please see the "Fares" section above for ticket use. Here are the different types of bus tickets "The Bus" offers:

Type: Color Number of Tickets Cost
City Route Green 25 $24.00
Route 101 Orange 10 $27.00

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