Group of senior citizens standing in front of a bus in a parking lot
The Merced County Area Agency on Aging has contracted annually with Transit Joint Powers of Merced County transportation system using Older American funds to provide rides throughout Merced County on the Merced County Transit (“The Bus”) at no cost.

Eligibility & Registration

Those eligible for the no cost fare must be at least 62 years of age and be a Merced County resident. Individuals can register at one of the locations below to be placed on a list to receive a no cost Fixed Route 31 day bus pass. Proper I.D. is required at the time of registration.

For more information, call (800)510-2020 or (209) 385-7550.


1. Merced County Area Agency on Aging
851 W. 23rd Street
Merced, CA 95340
(209) 385-7550

2. Los Banos Community Center
645 7th Street
Los Banos, CA 93635
(209) 827-7034

3. Human Services Agency (Livingston office)
1471 B Street, Suite F
Livingston, CA 95334
(209) 394-1680


Donations are accepted and utilized to provide additional free passes, however no eligible individual will be denied the service due to the inability to contribute.