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The Human Services Bus Ticket Program provides subsidized bus tickets to eligible human service agencies serving persons who are homeless and/or low income.  Starting in program year 2017, agencies that receive an allocation pay 10 percent of the value of the tickets, with King County Metro Transit Division covering the remaining 90 percent of the tickets' value.

If you are interested in learning more about the ORCA Lift reduced fare card, please click here.


Program Notifications

Notice: Metro to charge a flat $2.75 adult fare starting in July 2018. An updated order form that aligns with Metro's new fare structure will be made available on this webpage in June. 

The application for the 2018 King County Human Services Bus Ticket Program is CLOSED


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NOTE: the dedicated email address for the Human Services Bus Ticket Program is





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