Bus Fares

CHANGE OF HOURS

In order to provide the best quality service for our passengers, the Downtown Transfer Station will operate under new hours starting Monday, Feb. 4.

Monday
8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday – Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 Fare Type

 Price

 Notes

 Single Ride  $1.25  Discounted price 60¢

 Children 5 Years and Under - Two Per Adult

 FREE  Additional children 60¢
 Adults 80 Years and Up  FREE  Excludes Express and Paratransit

 Route 99 Boarding in Manatee County

 $1.50  Subject to Change

 30- Day Unlimited Pass

 $40  Discounted Fare $20

 7-Day Unlimited Pass

 $20  Discounted Fare $10
 Day Pass

 $4

 Only used for buses
 30-Day Regional Pass  $60

 Discounted Fare $30

 Valid for unlimited trips on SCAT and MCAT buses. (R-Card Only)

 
Unlimited Passes Begin After First Use

Discounted Fare

* Must have SCAT Gold, Medicare Card or MCAT Mobility Card.

SCAT Gold Cards are available only for individuals 65 and older and persons with disabilities. Gold Cards are available at SCAT Administration or the Downtown Transfer Station. 

SCAT Plus

  • Single ride $2.50 ADA
  • Single ride $2.50 Transportation Disadvantaged

There is a one-hour window prior to appointment time and a one-hour window following requested return time.

Express Route Fares

(unlimited rides only on SCAT bus in Sarasota County)

 Express One Way  $2.50  Express Discounted One Way $1.25
 Children 5 Years and Under - Two Per Adult  FREE  Additional children $1.25
 30-Day Express Pass  $85  Discounted at $42.50

 Student Pass Fares (Must Show Current Student ID)

  • Fall: September to December $30
  • Spring: January to April $30
  • Summer: May to August $30

Free Rides For Students of the Following Schools (Must Show Current Student ID)

  • University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee
  • Ringling College
  • New College
  • Suncoast Technical College

SCAT Bus at Venice Train Station


Ticket Sales Outlets:

Downtown Transfer Station

150 N Lemon Ave
Sarasota, FL 34236


Hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed for lunch 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

Wednesday 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Closed for lunch 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. 

Tickets Sold Here:

  • 7-Day
  • 30-Day
  • Express
  • Student
  • R-Card

Accepts cash only

CHANGE OF HOURS

In order to provide the best quality service for our passengers, the Downtown Transfer Station will operate under new hours starting Monday, Feb. 4.

Monday
8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday – Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Frances T. Bourne Jacaranda Library

4143 Woodmere Park Blvd.
Venice, FL 34293


Hours:

Monday & Friday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Closed for lunch 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Tickets Sold Here:

  • 7-Day
  • 30-Day
  • Express
  • Student
  • R-Card

Accepts cash only