You can pay in cash on the bus. Please have the exact change. Drivers cannot make change. Ticket booklets, monthly passes, annual passes and discount passes/booklets can be purchased in-person at the ART Station at 49 Coxe Ave. by cash or credit card.


 

 

Standard Fares

Purchase Standard Fares

Cost of Standard Fares

Cash Fare  The cost of cash fare is $1.00
Ticket Booklet (11 Rides) The cost of a ticket booklet is $9.00
Monthly Pass The cost of a monthly pass is $20.00
Annual Pass The cost of an annual pass is $220.00

 

 

Discount Fares

Purchase Discount Fares

Cost of Discount Fares

Discount Cash Fare The cost of a discounted fare is $0.50
Discount Ticket Booklet (11 Rides) The cost of a discounted ticket booklet is $4.50
Discount Monthly Pass The cost of a discounted monthly pass is $10.00
Discount Annual Pass The cost of a discounted annual pass is $110.00

 


Discount Fare Eligibility

  • Seniors that are 65 years of age and older (photo I.D. required). Mountain Mobility offers further discounts to eligible seniors, call 828-250-6750, and select option 5.
  • Individuals with disabilities, please See Discounted Bus Pass Guidelines. Complete Discounted Bus Pass Application to determine eligibility. Forms are also available at the ART station at 49 Coxe Ave.
  • Medicare recipients (Medicare Card required)
  • Students ages 6-19

 


Passport Program

The ART Passport Program allows businesses, private organizations, and public agencies to purchase annual passes for their employees/members at a discounted rate. Discount rates are determined by the number of passes being purchased; employers or organizations purchasing over 1,000 passes may enter into a direct contract with ART.

Fee Schedule

  • 20 or more =       10%
  • 50 or more =       15%
  • 100 or more =     20%
  • 500 or more =     25%
  • 1,000 or more = direct contract

To receive partnership fares for your institution contact us at iRide or 828-232-4522.

Participating Organizations

  • Buncombe County Employees – Ride free with valid employer I.D.
  • City of Asheville Employees – Ride free with valid employer I.D.
  • Grove Park Inn Employees – Ride free with valid employer I.D.
  • UNCA Asheville students, staff, and faculty – Ride free with valid I.D.

Other Partnership Fares