Beach Cities Transit Monthly Passes

BCT ID cards will not be processed and monthly passes will not be sold during the 2021-22 school year.   Until further notice, fare collection is not being enforced. The City of Redondo Beach will subsidize the BCT fares and monthly pass using COVID-19 Relief Federal Funding.  

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Transit Division offices are closed to the public until further notice. 

BEACH CITIES TRANSIT BUS PASS SUBSIDY PROGRAM

Beach Cities Transit provides a subsidy for a BCT monthly bus passes. The BCT Monthly Bus Pass Subsidy program is for eligible Redondo Beach and Lawndale residents. The subsidy is valid for the following BCT Monthly passes: General Pass, Student (K-12) and Senior/Disabled.

Persons interested in obtaining a BCT monthly pass must complete an application for a BCT Identification Card (monthly pass stickers must be affixed to the BCT ID card). Applications may be submitted by mail, email or in person. You can download an application from the BCT ID Card Application link.  (BCT ID Card application and Monthly Pass process is temporarily suspended until further notice due to COVID-19.)

PROOF OF RESIDENCY: To qualify for the subsidy you must provide proof-of-residency in the form of a current utility bill. You may bring proof-of-residency each time you purchase a bus pass or give us a copy of the required documents for our files. BCT files are updated annually July 1st.  (BCT ID Card application and Monthly Pass process is temporarily suspended until further notice due to COVID-19.)

GENERAL LAWNDALE RESIDENT SUBSIDY PASS: If you are a Lawndale resident, purchasing a BCT GENERAL reduced fare bus pass, you must complete all the requirements of the BCT GENERAL Application. The Lawndale residency subsidy is funded by the Low Carbon Transit Operations Program (LCTOP).  (BCT ID Card application and Monthly Pass process is temporarily suspended until further notice due to COVID-19.)

STUDENT REDONDO BEACH OR LAWNDALE SUBSIDY PASS: If you are a student purchasing a BCT STUDENT reduced fare bus pass, you must complete all the requirements of the BCT STUDENT Application provide a current school identification card. Your parent/guardian may supply required documentation for residency. Lawndale student subsidy is funded by the Low Carbon Transit Operations Program (LCTOP).  (BCT ID Card application and Monthly Pass process is temporarily suspended until further notice due to COVID-19.)

SENIOR/DISABLED REDONDO BEACH OR LAWNDALE SUBSIDY PASS: If you are a senior or disabled person purchasing a BCT SENIOR/DISABLED reduced fare bus pass, you must complete all the requirements of the BCT SENIOR/DISABLED Application. It requires current identification, such as California Drivers License/ID or Medicare Senior eligibility is 62 + years. Disabled eligibility is determined by Metro Disabled TAP ID, Medicare or SSDI. Lawndale senior/disabled subsidy is funded by the Low Carbon Transit Operations Program (LCTOP).  (BCT ID Card application and Monthly Pass process is temporarily suspended until further notice due to COVID-19.)

Persons interested in obtaining a Beach Cities Transit Identification Card can get an application:

· City of Redondo Beach, City Hall, 415 Diamond Street, Door 2, Redondo Beach (BCT ID Card application and Monthly Pass process is temporarily suspended until further notice due to COVID-19.)

· Senior & Family Services (Community Services Department): 1922 Artesia Blvd., Redondo Beach  (BCT Monthly Pass process is temporarily suspended until further notice due to COVID-19.)

· Call Redondo Beach Transit Division at (310) 937-6660.

· Download the application at www.beachcitiestransit.org  (BCT ID Card application and Monthly Pass process is temporarily suspended until further notice due to COVID-19.)

· Email a request at BCT@redondo.org

Beach Cities Transit Monthly Pass Subsidy Prices:  (BCT Monthly Pass Sales is temporarily suspended until further notice due to COVID-19)

Type of Pass

Redondo Beach Resident Subsidy Cost w/verification

Lawndale Resident Subsidy Cost w/verification

Non-resident Cost

Lost Pass Cost

General

$40.00

$20.00

$40.00

$40.00

Students K-12

$8.00

$8.00

$20.00

$20.00

Senior (62+) and Disabled

$5.00

$5.00

$10.00

$10.00

 

BCT monthly bus pass sales are temporarily suspended at this time due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  The Transit Division offices are closed to the public until further notice.

You are encouraged to purchase BCT bus passes by mail. Current proof-of-residency, an order form, and a self-addressed stamped envelope are required. Passes are mailed on the 25th of the month so that you receive the pass on or before the 1st of the following month.  (BCT ID Card application and Monthly Pass process is temporarily suspended until further notice due to COVID-19.)

For additional information on the Beach Cities Transit please call the Redondo Beach Transit Division at (310) 937-6660.