Within the city limits of Hays:
- Cash — $2.00 per one way trip
- Ticket — 10 for $20.00
Outside the city limits of Hays:
- Cash — $4.00 per one way trip
- Ticket — 10 for $40.00
Tickets can be purchased from the driver, however the driver cannot make change. If you do not have the correct change,to purchase
tickets you may either stop by the main
office at 1205 East 22nd Street, Hays, Kansas or send a check to the noted address and the
tickets will be mailed to you.
Your safety is our concern. For that reason, all individuals
riding ACCESS are required to occupy a seat and utilize the seat
riders will remain seated when the
vehicle is in motion
and remain so until the vehicle comes to a complete stop.
All children under the age of fourteen must be accompanied by an
adult. Children four and younger must ride in a car seat. ACCESS
not provide a car seat. If you need one,
you will need to
supply it yourself. Due to space restrictions on the bus, you cannot
car seat on the bus.
Due to the nature of our business, the bus may arrive 15 minutes
before or after your scheduled time. We ask that you be prepared for
pick-up during this window of time. Upon
arrival, the driver will
wait for 5 minutes before leaving for their next destination. If you
scheduled for a pick-up time and do not keep it (no show), you
will be charged
for the ride.
For an explanation of No Shows/Cancellations, please refer to our Rider Information Handbook which can be obtained from any driver or through a link on this webpage in the Rider Information Handbook section. All Cancellations must be called in at least 1 hour in advance or it will be considered a late cancel.
You are allowed to bring personal packages onto the bus, but they
must be kept in your possession at all times.
Wheelchair Lifts/Bus Operation
No individual other than the driver is allowed to operate any
controls on the bus. This includes operating the lift, tie-downs,
conditioning, heat, or lights. Most lifts
can be used to assist
you to enter the bus, however, please notify the dispatcher when
appointment if you feel this is a necessity. You will
need to be able to keep
your balance and hold on to the hand rail
for your safety.
Inclement weather may curtail or alter operations of ACCESS Public Transportation.
Please check with the dispatcher for schedule modifications during
inclement weather. Any changes in schedule or temporary suspension of service will be communicated to local radio
and television stations.
ACCESS Public Transportation basic policies are outlined in a brochure which may be obtained from any driver, by request, or at the
ACCESS main office located at 1205 East
22nd Street, Hays, Kansas.
Rider Information Handbook
A pdf of the Rider Information Handbook can be found at this link
You can mail or call with your comments/concerns about the service to:
DSNWK/ACCESS Public Transportation
P.O. Box 310
Hays, KS 67601