Frequently Asked Questions - TheBus
There will be a single fare system for the train and TheBus. Transit riders will be able to use a single pass to ride both the train and TheBus. Senior, student, and other discounts for bus service will apply.
Rail will cost about half as much to operate and maintain than TheBus. The cost of operating and maintaining TheBus system will increase much faster each year than it will for rail.
There will be feeder bus services to and from the surrounding community to nearby stations. Four new bus transit centers will be located at following stations: Keone'ae at UH West Oahu, Hō'ae'ae at West Loch, Waiawa at Pearl Highlands, and Hālawa at Aloha Stadium.
There are many options to get to a station, depending on your starting point. These options include walking or bicycling; taking TheBus; or taking one of the private buses or shuttle services that will be operating. TheHandi-Van will offer drop off and pick up services and there will be automobile drop-off and pick-up (kiss-and-ride) locations, as well as park-and-ride facilities at several stations. Taxis and app-based car services are other options.