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Free OCTA Bus Pass for Youth

Free OCTA Bus Pass

Good news! For a limited time, youth aged 6 to 18 can ride OC Bus for free with the Youth Ride Free promotional pass. Operated by the Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA), OC Bus is a safe and convenient way to get around Orange County. This is a great option for students to ride to school, after-school activities, jobs, and more.

The Youth Ride Free pass is available now and the pass will be valid on any OC Bus fixed-route service until February 28, 2022.

To request a pass, please complete a Parental Request Form (available online here) and submit the completed form to your child’s school office manager or principal, who will provide your child with the free pass. 

For more information, please contact your child's school, or visit