Transportation for SLO County

Quick Links:  Dial-A-Ride Info      Routes A & B          RTA Route 9 (incl. Paso Route C) 


Paso Robles Bus Route, Service, and Fares

The Paso Express provides transit and Dial-A-Ride service throughout the City of Paso Robles.

You can catch Paso Express fixed route services at all dedicated stops around the city on Routes A and B. All buses have bicycle racks, so you can bring your bicycle with you. All buses are also equipped with lifts for easier boarding when needed.


About Dial-A-Ride (DAR)

Hours of Operation: 
Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 1:00pm.

Dial-A-Ride can pick you up and drop you off anywhere within city limits with curb-to-curb service. All vehicles are lift-equipped for mobility-impaired passengers.

Requests for rides may be made up to a week in advance. Same-day service must be arranged at least 2 hours before your desired pick-up time.

To reserve a trip, call 239-TRIP (239-8747). Tell the dispatcher your pick-up address, destination, desired pickup/drop-off times, and whether or not you need assistance on and off the bus.

Be ready to board the Dial-A-Ride bus at the scheduled pick-up time. If you need to cancel a scheduled ride, please call the dispatch office as soon as possible. 

Checks will be accepted for a minimum of $15 and a maximum of $60.

Dial-A-Ride Fares (one-way)


General   $5.00
Senior (65+) / Disabled / Medicare Card holder
with eligibility pass
Children under 44" tall 
when accompanied by a fare-paying passenger
Punch Pass
$10 worth of rides on Paso Dial-A-Ride


Routes A and B


Hourly Service:

Monday-Friday / Lunes-Viernes:

First trip starts at 6:45 am

Last trip starts at 6:45 pm

Saturday / Sabado: 

First trip starts at 7:45 am

Last trip starts at 5:45 pm


No Sunday Service 


Paso Express Route C is now part of RTA Route 9. Click here for a complete schedule. Changes effective August 17, 2014.