Fares and Passes

FARES

Effective July 1, 2014

FARE PRICES  

Adult Bus Fare Info Icon

An Adult Bus Fare can be purchased in two ways: on the bus (please have exact change), or at the Transfer Center (if change is needed). The Adult Bus Fare is good for one trip from the time you board the bus until it reaches the end of its route. At that time, you will be asked to disembark. If you wish to continue riding, you will need to pay for another fare. If you intend to make more than one trip, a One Day Pass may be a better option for you. Children under 36" ride free with a paying adult.

$1.25

Discount Bus Fare* Info Icon

To purchase the Discount Bus Fare you must first complete the "Reduced Fare ID Card Application". If you qualify for this program based on your application, you will be issued a FAST photo ID that must be shown every time you use the pass. If you do not have your FAST photo ID, you will be required to pay the full Adult Bus Fare. Replacement ID cards may be purchased for $2.00 at the Transfer Center. If you require more than one replacement ID card additional fees will apply.

$0.50

ADA Demand Response Fare Info Icon

The ADA Demand Response Fare pertains only to the FASTTRAC! system. This fare covers a one-way trip. In order to qualify for FASTTRAC! you must complete the application for ADA service.

$2.00

PASSES

PASS PRICES  

One Day Pass Info Icon

The One Day Pass is good for unlimited trips in a 24 hour period starting at the time of activation. You may purchase these passes in advance at the Transfer Center or Administrative Office, or when boarding the bus (please have exact change).

$3.00

One Day 1/2 Fare Pass* Info Icon

The One Day 1/2 Fare Pass is good for unlimited rides in a 24 hour period starting at the time of activation. In order to purchase this pass, you must first complete the "Reduced Fare ID Card Application". If you qualify for this program based on your application, you will be issued a FAST photo ID that must be shown every time you use the pass. If you do not have your FAST photo ID, you will be required to pay the full Adult Bus Fare. You may purchase these passes in advance at the Transfer Center or Administration Office, or when boarding the bus (please have exact change).

$1.50

Youth (18 & Under) Day Pass Info Icon

The Youth (18 & Under) Day Pass is good for unlimited trips in a 24 hour period starting at the time of activation. You may purchase these passes in advance at the Transfer Center or Administrative Office. You may be required to show a valid ID when boarding the bus to confirm your age and eligibility to use the pass.

$2.00

Summer Fun Pass (18 & Under for June 1st - August 31st)Info Icon

The Summer Fun Pass (18 & Under, Valid for June 1st - August 31st) is good for unlimited rides from June 1st - August 31st each year. You may purchase these passes in advance at the Transfer Center or Administrative Office. You may be required to show a valid ID when boarding the bus to confirm your age and eligibility to use the pass.

$15.00

Rolling 5 Day Pass Info Icon

The Rolling 5 Day Pass is good for unlimited trips for 5 days starting at the time of activation. You may purchase these passes at the Transfer Center or at the Administrative Office.

$11.00 

Discount Rolling 5 Day Pass* Info Icon

The Discount Rolling 5 Day Pass (Elderly & Disabled) is good for unlimited trips for 5 days starting at the time of activation. In order to purchase this pass, you must first complete the "Reduced Fare ID Card Application". If you qualify for this program based on your application, you will be issued a FAST photo ID that must be shown every time you use the pass. If you do not have your FAST photo ID, you will be required to pay the full Adult Bus Fare. You may purchase these passes at the Transfer Center or at the Administrative Office.

$5.50

Rolling 30 Day Pass Info Icon

The Rolling 30 Day Pass is good for unlimited trips for 30 days starting at the time of activation. These passes can be purchased at the Transfer Center, Administrative Office or select Carlie C's locations.

$40.00

Discount Rolling 30 Day Pass* Info Icon

The Discount Rolling 30 Day Pass is good for unlimited trips for 30 days starting at the time of activation. In order to purchase this pass, you must first complete the "Reduced Fare ID Card Application". If you qualify for this program based on your application, you will be issued a FAST photo ID that must be shown every time you use the pass. If you do not have your FAST photo ID, you will be required to pay the full Adult Bus Fare. These passes can be purchased at the Transfer Center, Administrative Office or select Carlie C's locations.

$17.00

Student Rolling 30 Day Pass (Valid Student ID Required) Info Icon

The Student Rolling 30 Day Pass is good for unlimited trips for 30 days starting at the time of activation. In order to use this pass you must present a valid student ID to the bus operator. If you do not have a valid student ID, you will be required to pay the full Adult Bus Fare. These passes can be purchased at the Transfer Center, Administrative Office or select Carlie C's locations.

$30.00

After School Activity Pass** Info Icon

The After School Activity Pass is good for unlimited trips for 30 days starting at the time of activation. FAST will provide bus passes to coaches and club sponsors in the Cumberland County School system who will distribute the passes to students in need of transportation. Eligible students may use these passes to ride FAST buses at no cost on weekdays from 3:00 p.m. until midnight. The passes may be used on any of FAST's regularly scheduled fixed route buses. In order to use this pass you must present a valid student ID to the bus operator. If you do not have a valid student ID, you will be required to pay the full Adult Bus Fare. Interested school officials must complete the "Bus Pass Program for Cumberland County Schools".

No Charge

FASTTRAC! 20 Ride Pass Info Icon

The FASTTRAC! 20 Ride Pass pertains only to the FASTTRAC! system. This pass is good for 20 one-way trips. In order to qualify for FASTTRAC! you must complete the application for ADA service. These passes can be purchased at the Transfer Center, Administrative Office or select Carlie C's locations.

$35.00

FASTTRAC! 10 Ride Pass Info Icon

The FASTTRAC! 10 Ride Pass pertains only to the FASTTRAC! system. This pass is good for 10 one-way trips. In order to qualify for FASTTRAC! you must complete the application for ADA service. These passes can be purchased at the Transfer Center or Administrative Office.

$17.50

All sales are final.  Children less than 36" tall ride for free with a paying adult. Children 36" or taller must pay the full fare. Please pay your one-way fare in exact change. FAST operators do not carry change.

* Discount fares are available for those persons age 65 and older, or for persons with a qualifying disability.  Please see the Reduced Fare Application  for more information.

** FAST will issue bus passes to school principals, athletic directors, faculty sponsors of recognized school clubs and coaches at Cumberland County Public Schools. These individuals will be responsible for the security of the passes until issued to eligible students, and for determining which students have a need for the passes.  The Bus Pass Program for Cumberland County Schools request forms are available online.  


TRANSFERS

For your convenience, we offer several transfer locations: 
 

University Estates (Routes 6, 9, 12, 50 Express, Spring Lake)

Cross Creek Mall (Routes 6, 11, 14, 15, 18 and 19)

Food Lion - Ireland Drive (Routes 7, 10 and 31)

Walter Reed Road (Routes 7, 8, 15 and 31)

Cliffdale & 71st School Road (Routes 17 and 18)

**Methodist University (Routes 5, 9 and 11)

**Walmart - Ramsey Street (Routes 5, 9 and 11)

**Walmart - Skibo Road (Routes 6, 11 and 14)

**VA Medical Center - Ramsey Street (Routes 4 and 5)

**South PX Fort Bragg Connection (Route 19)

**Multi-Modal Hub Fort Bragg Connection (Route 50 Express)
Transfer Center at 147 Old Wilmington Road (Routes 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 14, 30 and 50 Express)

** Please check schedules for connection times.

RULES OF CONDUCT

All FAST riders are expected to comply with Rider's Rules of Conduct and all safety and security regulations while on City of Fayetteville property.

BUS PASSES

Bus passes may be purchased with cash at the Transfer Center:

147 Old Wilmington Road
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Monday - Friday
Saturday

You may also purchase bus passes using cash (exact change required) or a debit/credit card at our Administrative Office:

455 Grove Street
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Monday - Friday
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Buy Passes at Carlie C's

Fayetteville Area System of Transit (FAST) bus riders can now take advantage of added convenience while shopping for groceries at four Fayetteville Carlie C's stores. Riders can purchase FAST bus passes at the Eutaw Village, Cedar Creek, Bordeaux and Reilly Road Carlie C's locations.

Passes can be purchased at Carlie C's customer service centers: 30-day unlimited rides ($40.00), 30-day discounted passes for elderly and disabled individuals ($17.00), 30-day unlimited rides for students ($30.00) and FASTTRAC! (ADA) 20-ride passes ($35.00).

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