FOND DU LAC, WI (WTAQ-WLUK) — Bus fares for Fond du Lac Area Transit will increase in the new year.
Starting Jan. 2, 2024, fixed route cash fares will now be $2 for adults, increased from the current $1.50 rate. Youth, elderly and riders with disabilities will see similar increases. Ten ride passes and monthly passes also jump to new 2024 pricing.
The rate increase was approved by the Fond du Lac City Council during recent budget discussions on Nov. 8.
In addition, ADA and non-ADA specialized paratransit HandiVans rates will rise to $4 from the current $3 and monthly adult passes will increase to $40, and student monthly passes will increase to $34.
Fares remain unchanged for student summer passes.
For a full list of all transit rates for 2024, click here.
This fare adjustment will support rising costs and prevent service reductions or cuts.
The new fares bring Fond du Lac Area Transit prices closer to rates charged in similar public transportation systems in the state.
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