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Placer Commuter Express Rider Tips

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Placer Commuter Express Rider Tips

  • Boarding:
    • When getting on the bus, please have your monthly pass, ticket or cash fare ready.
    • Show your monthly pass to the driver.
    • Deposit tickets and cash in the fare box.
    • When paying with cash, please have exact change, as drivers cannot make change.
  • Seating:
    • The seats closest to the front of the bus are reserved for elderly and disabled riders.
  • Rider Etiquette:
    • Food and drinks are prohibited.
    • Smoking is also not allowed on the bus.
    • Loud noises, such as music or loud cell phone conversations, are not permitted.
    • Carry-on parcels are limited to two per rider.
    • Animals, other than service animals, are not permitted on buses.
  • Lost and Found:
    • If you lose an item, call Placer County Transit at (530) 885-BUSS.
    • Give all found items to the driver.

Reasons to Ride

  • Save money on gas, parking fees and private vehicle maintenance
  • Improve air quality & reduce traffic congestion
  • Sit back and relax, and leave the driving to us
  • Use your commute time to read, listen to music, or sleep
  • Catch up on work during your commute

Bus Features

  • Reading lights
  • Overhead storage
  • High-backed, comfortable seats
  • Generous leg room
  • Air conditioning

Contact Placer County Transit


Placer County Transit

Mailing Address

Placer County Transit
11460 F Ave
Auburn CA 95603

Office Address

11432 F Ave. - behind Road Dept
Auburn, CA 95603


530-885-BUSS or 916-784-6177
TDD Hearing Impaired: 530-745-8732

Office Hours

M-F 6:30am-6pm
Sat 8am-5pm
Closed Sun

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