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JATRAN Fares, Passes and Transfers
JATRAN Fares - Effective February 10, 2009

Description

Basic

  • All passengers that do not fall within the Discount, Student or Children categories

Discount

  • Seniors (60 years old & older)
  • Persons with Disabilities
  • Medicare Card Holders

Student

  • Kindergarten to 12thGrade



Children

  • Ages 6-14



One Way

$1.50

50 cents

$1.00

75 cents

One Ride Pass

$1.50

None

None

None

Daily Pass

$4.00 (valued at 2.66 trips)

$2.00 (valued at 4 trips)

None

None

Weekly Pass

$15.00

$7.50

None

None

Monthly Pass

$42.00

$18.00

None

None

College Monthly Pass

$23.00 

None 

None 

None 

College Semester Pass (Aug 1 to Dec 31 and Jan 1 to May 31)

$70.00 

None 

None 

None 

Summer Youth Pass (June 1 to August 31)

None 

None 

$25.00

None

  • Transfers are free. Transfers are issued to provide service between two points not served by a single route. Transfers are free and valid for a maximum of 1 hour and 15 minutes after issued. Transfers cannot be used for a return trip. Transfers are only issued to customers who pay a fare.
  • Children age 5 and under ride free.
  • Summer Youth Passes are available for high school students from June 1 to August 31.
  • Seniors and Persons with Disabilities may receive a JATRAN Reduced Fare Card upon submission of an application and provision of proof of eligibility.
  • The Bulk Rate Pass Program allows for organizations to purchase daily, weekly and monthly passes at a discount. Up to 250 passes purchased with a 2% discount, off the pricing. 251-500 passes purchased receive a 5% discount and 500 or more passes purchased receive a 10% discount.
  • One Personal Care Attendant (PCA) rides free. All other companions pay same fare as eligible passenger.

JATRAN HandiLift Fares - Effective February 9, 2009

Description

Within the ADA fixed route zone of ¾ mile on either side of JATRAN fixed route

One Way

$2.00

20-Ride Pass 

$40.00 ($2.00 per ride) 

  • Passengers must be ADA certified or a companion to ride JATRAN HandiLift as first priority.
  • Children under 5 ride free.
  • ADA eligible passengers receive free JATRAN HandiLift registration card.

JATRAN Pass Outlets
  • JATRAN Bus Facility - 1785 Highway 80 West, Jackson
  • Union Station - 300 W. Capitol Street, Jackson
  • Through U.S. Mail, by mailing your check or money order to: City of Jackson, Transit Services Division, 1785 Highway 80 West, Jackson, MS 39204.

Only cash, check or money order is accepted at above listed locations.  Additional pass outlets to be added in the future.


JATRAN Transfers
If you need more than one bus to get to your destination, purchase a Day Pass from JATRAN Customer Service Center at Union Station or request a transfer. 

Transfers are free. Transfers are issued to provide continous service between two points not served by a single route. Transfers are free and valid for a maximum of 1 hour and 15 minutes after issued. Transfers cannot be used for a return trip. Transfers are only issued to passengers who pay a fare. Transfer are vaild at any location where two or more JATRAN routes meet in the JATRAN service area.

JATRAN main transfer points are at Union Station, 300 West Capitol Street, Jackson (all routes, except Route 12) and 1-55 West Frontage Road @ Save-a-Lot Food Stores (Routes 1 and 12).  

Additional transfer locations are listed below:
State/Woodrow Wilson (UMC)..........................................................  Routes 1 & 4B 
Medgar Evers/Sunset......................................................................   Routes 5 & 8 
Mill Street/Monument......................................................................   Routes 5 & 8  
Capitol Street/Robinson...................................................................  Routes 2, 4R & 9 
Capitol Street/Winn-Dixie.................................................................  Routes 2 & 9 
Metro Center Mall............................................................................  Routes 4R & 9 
Walmart.........................................................................................   Routes 4R & 9
I-55 South Frontage Road @ Save-A-Lot ..........................................   Route 1 & 12