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rideRTC Mobile App

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Using public transit in the Las Vegas area is now easier than ever thanks to the rideRTC Mobile App. The rideRTC Mobile App offers you a convinent way to plan your trip, purchase your transit pass before you board the bus and take the guesswork out of finding your bus or bus stop.

rideRTC Features

Buy and use your transit pass – Purchase an RTC transit pass from the convenience of your smartphone anywhere, anytime, and use it on board any route.

Plan your trip – Plan your next trip using your rideRTC app with detailed step-by-step information.

Find your bus – Get arrival information about routes and bus stops near you and where you want to go.

Customer assistance – Call RTC customer service directly from the app.

Transit Watch – A rider safety feature that enables passengers to report non-emergency incidents such as transit-related offenses, suspicious activity and safety issues.

rideRTC Mobile App Download

The rideRTC Mobile App is FREE from the Google Play Store or Apple App Store.

Google Play Store
Apple App Store

Las Vegas Bus Schedule

Using the rideRTC App - Step by Step

1. Download the rideRTC app (from the link above - Google Play or App Store)
2. Set up a new account or log in
3. Select Buy Passes
4. Select Pass Type
5. Select Pass (single or multiple)
6. Purchase your pass and activate when ready for use.

rideRTC Contactless Cash Payment

You can load cash onto your rideRTC account at nearly 350 locations across the Las Vegas Valley. The process is Quick, Contactless & Convenient. Visit any participating:
Dollar General
Family Dollar
Pilot Travel Centers
Speedway SSA

1. Show the barcode.
2. Tell the cashier the amount of cash you want to load to your account.
3. The cashier will scan your barcode and take your payment.
4. Your balance will be waiting for you once you’re ready to purchase a pass.

Things you should know about the rideRTC Mobile App
rideRTC Mobile App

rideRTC Passes are nontransferrable.

All passes purchased using RTC app are delivered to your mobile wallet on your smartphone as "Inactive." You must activate your pass before boarding and show the pass on your smartphone to the bus driver.

Once activated, a pass will expire when it has reached the end of the allowed usage time. For example, a 24-Hour pass will expire 24 hours after activation.

All passes delivered to the mobile wallet on your smartphone will remain in the ticket wallet for a period of 30 days from the date of purchase. After this time, the passes will auto-activate.

The 15 and 30-day passes on the other hand activate upon purchase and will expire either 15 days or 30 days from the time of purchase.

What passes are available through rideRTC app?

Residential Routes: 2-Hour, 24-Hour, 7-Day, 15-Day and 30-Day passes.
Deuce on the Strip route: 2-Hour, 24-Hour, and 3-Day passes.

rideRTC app Reduced fares

Reduced fares are only available to current RTC reduced fare ID card holders with an account setup on the rideRTC app.

New riders wishing to purchase reduced fare on the rideRTC transit app, must first obtain a new Reduced Fare, Mobility Trained or Veterans identification card (ID) from the RTC in person at the two locations below. Then follow these steps:
1. Click the menu icon
2. Select "Profile" under "Account Settings"
3. Then click on "My Discounts"
4. Select "Reduced Pass"
5. Then enter your reduced fare I.D. number and click "Save."
Once set up, you will now have the ability to purchase all reduced-fare options. Contact RTC customer care at 702-228-7433 for any issues.

Bonneville Transit Center
Bonneville Transit Center,
101 E. Bonneville Ave.,
Hours: Daily from 7:15 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.
RTC's Administrative office building
RTC's Administrative office building
600 S. Grand Central Parkway, Suite #350,
Hours: Monday through Thursday from 7:15 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

The Transit Watch feature is a non-emergency incident report. In emergency, users are urged to call 9-1-1 just as they would in any other emergency.

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