The base fare is $1.50. The fare to cross the river or to go to the New Orleans CBD is $2.00. The fareboxes accept $1, $5, $10, $20 dollar bills and all U.S. coins and provide change in the form of a value card that can be used for future fares.
Transfers are available from the driver for 50¢. They are not valid between JeT and RTA buses (Orleans Parish). They are valid only between the lines within the system from which they are issued.
Riders who use the bus frequently can save money by using a pass. Plus, there’s no need to worry about carrying the correct change.
DAY PASS – $4.00 Good for unlimited rides within the JeT system and valid for 1 calendar day beginning the day which the card is stamped and activated. The Day Pass can be purchased ONLY onboard the busses by request from the operator.
VIP MONTHLY PASSES – $60.00 Good for unlimited rides and valid for 31 days from the time dated on the card once it is activated. The VIP Monthly Pass can be purchased at the JeT locations shown below and at the Wilty Terminal Fare Booth on the westbank. Please note that JeT’s terminal booth and facilities only accept cash for tokens and monthly passes.
REGIONAL RIDE – $6.00 Good for unlimited rides on both JeT and RTA buses and streetcars for
24 hours after the first use. The pass can be purchased aboard JeT and RTA vehicles, through
the RTA GoMobile App, and at RTA ticket vending machines. Please see the RTA’s Regional Ride page for more information on how to use the RTA GoMobile App for the Regional Ride.