Rider Tips


Placer Commuter Express

Placer Commuter Express Rider Tips


  • When getting on the bus, please have your monthly pass, ticket or cash fare ready.
  • Show your monthly pass to the driver.
  • Deposit tickets and cash in the fare box.
  • When paying with cash, please have exact change, as drivers cannot make change.


  • The seats closest to the front of the bus are reserved for elderly and disabled riders.

Rider Etiquette

  • Food and drinks are prohibited.
  • Smoking is also not allowed on the bus.
  • Loud noises, such as music or loud cell phone conversations, are not permitted.
  • Carry-on parcels are limited to two per rider.
  • Animals, other than service animals, are not permitted on buses.

Lost and Found

  • If you lose an item, call Placer County Transit at 530-885-BUSS.
  • Give all found items to the driver.

Reasons to Ride

  • Save money on gas, parking fees and private vehicle maintenance.
  • Improve air quality and reduce traffic congestion.
  • Sit back and relax, and leave the driving to us.
  • Use your commute time to read, listen to music, or sleep.
  • Catch up on work during your commute.

Black yellow and orange busBus Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Generous leg room
  • High-backed, comfortable seats
  • Overhead storage
  • Reading lights