Tickets, passes and fares

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Tickets, passes and fares

Transit Master Plan 2018 Review

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Subsidized fares

Please note, if your trip involves transferring bus services provided by Edmonton or St. Albert, you may have to pay transfer fees.

For more information on how to plan your trip, please call Transit Link at 780-464-RIDE (7433) from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Monday to Friday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday.

March bus passes, and advantage parking on sale February 16, 2018 

March bus passes and advantage parking passes can be purchased from Bethel Transit Terminal at the following times:

Monday to Friday: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturdays: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Bus passes are also available at Ordze Transit Centre on the last two business days of the month and the first working day of the month at the following times:

7 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. and 3 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.

For March pass sales, the Ordze sale days are February 27 and 28, 2018, and March 1, 2018.

2018 Fares and bus pass rates - effective February 1, 2018 

As of February 1, 2018 all transit fares will increase by 3%. All February fare media will be sold at this rate.

Adult

Local cash fare: one way $3.10
Commuter cash fare: one way $6.20
Adult local ticket booklet (package of 10) $23.30
Adult commuter ticket booklet (package of 10) $46.50
Adult local monthly pass $54.25
Adult commuter monthly pass $108.50

Single day pass 
(valid for unlimited travel on Strathcona County Transit only for one (1) adult or one (1) adult and up to four (4) children 12 or under.) Pass is only valid when scratched properly: one day, one month and one year. Feel free to ask your Operator or Customer Service Representative for assistance. 

$12.40

*Children 5 years and under ride free when accompanied by an adult.

Youth (6 - 17 years of age)

Local cash fare: one way $3.10
Commuter cash fare: one way $6.20
Youth local ticket booklet (package of 10)  $17.40
Youth commuter ticket booklet (package of 10)  $34.90
Youth commuter monthly pass 
Valid for youth 17 and under or eligible students with a valid student ID who are not participating in the U-Pass program
$81.40
Youth local monthly pass
Valid for youth 17 and under or eligible students with a valid student ID who are not participating in the U-Pass program
$40.70
Youth local summer pass (July and August)  $30.50

Seniors (Ages 65+)

Local cash fare: one way $3.10
Commuter cash fare: one way $6.20
Senior local ticket booklet (package of 10) $17.40
Senior commuter ticket booklet (package of 10) $34.90
Senior commuter monthly pass $32.55
Senior local monthly pass $16.30

*Exact cash fares only. Drivers cannot provide change.

Advantage Parking

Advantage Parking is a reserved, paid parking program at the Bethel Transit Terminal. Advantage Parking provides individuals with a parking stall during peak times, regardless of when they arrive at the Bethel Transit Terminal.

  • $35/month
  • 100 passes available
  • Available on a first come first served basis
     

Single day pass

Day passes can be used for unlimited travel on Strathcona County Transit for one service day.

  • Valid for one adult and up to four children 12 years of age or under.
  • Appropriate date of travel must be scratched to be valid including one day, one month and one year.
  • Passes with multiple dates scratch are invalid. 
  • Available only at the Bethel Transit Terminal customer service booth.
  • Valid only on Strathcona County Transit.
    • Pass costs: $12.40

Youth local summer pass

Summer passes are for youth 17 and under or students who are not in the U-Pass program.

Passes are available at the Bethel Transit Terminal and Ordze Transit Centre's customer service desks June 22 - August 22, 2018. 

Pass features:

  • One combination pass is valid for both July and August.
  • Passes will not be sold prorated for the month of August.
    • Pass cost: $30.50

U-Pass

 

Learn more about subsidized fares.

Where to buy bus tickets and passes

  • 1. Transit terminals

    Bethel Transit Terminal, 650 Bethel Drive
    Monday to Friday: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    Saturday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Closed Sunday
    Map

    Ordze Transit Centre, 970 Ordze Road
    Tickets are available for purchase on the last two working days and the first working day of every month.
    7 a.m. to 10:45 p.m. and 3 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.
    Map

  • 2. County offices

    Family and Community Services (FCS), Second floor, Community Centre
    Qualified residents can apply for subsidized fares through FCS.
    Only subsidized passes and Mobility Bus ticket books are available.
    Map

    Strathcona County Assessment and Tax Office, County Hall, 2001 Sherwood Drive
    Mobility Bus unavailable here.
    Map

  • 3. 7-Eleven stores

    • Baseline Road east of Clover Bar Road
    • Brentwood Boulevard north of Wye Road
    • Clover Bar Road and Regency Drive
    • Clover Bar Road and Davidson Drive
    • Broadmoor Boulevard and Sioux Road

    Mobility Bus is not available.

     

  • 4. Shoppers Drug Mart

    5-1020 Sherwood Drive north of Wye Road
    Map

Transfers

Sometimes your trip may require a transfer between different buses or services (LRT). Strathcona County Transit works with our partners in Edmonton and St. Albert to help you reach your destination.

Your transfer fee will vary depending on the type of pass or ticket you are using and where you are traveling. Your transfer fee is paid to the operator once you board the transferring bus. Please use the charts below to determine your transfer fee.

Strathcona County Transit (SCT) passes, tickets and transfers

Pass or ticket type:

Fee for transferring within Sherwood Park

Fee for transferring from Sherwood Park to Edmonton

Fee for transferring within Edmonton 

Fee for transferring from Edmonton to Sherwood Park

Local
Transfers, tickets and monthly passes (adult/senior/youth/youth summer)

 No fee

  $3.10 

 Not valid

$3.10 

Local
Senior off-peak monthly passes 

 No fee

 Not valid

 Not valid

 Not valid

Commuter
Transfers, tickets and monthly passes (adult/youth/senior)

 No fee

 No fee

 No fee

No fee

Mobility Bus tickets (green, yellow and pink)

 Not valid

 Not valid

 Not valid

 Not valid

Day Pass

 No fee

 No fee

 Not Valid

 No fee

Edmonton Transit System (ETS) passes, tickets and transfers

Pass or ticket type:

Fee for transferring within Sherwood Park

Fee for transferring from Sherwood Park to Edmonton

Fee for transferring within Edmonton 

Fee for transferring from Edmonton to Sherwood Park

Tickets (adult, youth, senior and DATS)

 $1.00

 $2.00

 No fee

 $2.00

Monthly passes (adult/youth/post-secondary/DATS)

 $1.00

 $1.00

 No fee

 $1.00

Senior monthly and annual passes

 Not valid

 Not valid

 No fee

Not valid

Airport tickets and monthly passes

 Not valid

 Not valid

 Not valid

 Not valid

Day passes

$1.00

$1.00

No fee

$1.00

Courtesy passes

Not valid

Not valid

No fee

Not valid

ETS@Work passes

$1.00

$1.00

No fee

$1.00

St. Albert Transit (StAT) passes, tickets and transfers

Pass or ticket type:

Fee for transferring within Sherwood Park

Fee for transferring from Sherwood Park to Edmonton

Fee for transferring within Edmonton 

Fee for transferring from Edmonton to Sherwood Park

Local
Transfers, tickets and passes

Not valid

Not valid

Not valid

Not valid

Commuter
Transfers and tickets

$1.00

$2.00

No fee

$2.00

Commuter
Monthly passes (adult/student)

$1.00

$1.00

No fee

$1.00

Senior commuter monthly passes

 Not valid

 Not valid

 No fee

 Not valid

Transfers are not valid on Handibus.

 

Other passes

Pass or ticket type:

Fee for transferring within Sherwood Park

Fee for transferring from Sherwood Park to Edmonton

Fee for transferring within Edmonton 

Fee for transferring from Edmonton to Sherwood Park

CNIB ID Card

No fee

No fee

No fee

No fee

U-PASS

No fee

No fee

No fee

No fee

 

Fort Saskatchewan
integrated Commuter monthly pass
(adult/student/senior)

$1.00

$1.00

No fee

$1.00

Transit
Phone: 780-464-RIDE (7433)
Email: transit@strathcona.ca
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Last updated: Tuesday, February 13, 2018
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