Transit Services

City of Auburn Public Works operates Auburn Transit. Auburn Transit is a deviated fixed route service that operates within the City of Auburn and portions of unincorporated Placer County.

Auburn Transit connects with Placer County Transit, Capital Corridor Train, Gold Country Stage at the Auburn - Conheim Multimodal Station.

Short Range Transit Plan

For the City of Auburn's Short Range Transit Plan, click here.

Auburn Transit Code of Conduct

The code of conduct on Auburn buses is strictly enforced. Masks are required on all transit buses.


Fare Type
General Public - Single Fare
General Public - 30 Ride Pass
General Public - Monthly Pass
Senior/Disabled/Youth - Single Fare
Senior/Disabled/Youth - 30 Ride Pass
Senior/Disabled/Youth - Monthly Pass
Under Age 5 - Single Fare

Fare Types

  • Senior - 60 years and older
  • Youth - 6-12 years

Additional Information

  • Bus Passes may be purchased on all Auburn Transit buses or at Auburn City Hall located at:
    1225 Lincoln Way
    Auburn, CA
  • Fare covers 1-way trip.
  • Please have exact fare, as drivers do not have change.
  • Buses are compliant with ADA requirements.
  • Limited Service Hours are generally a Saturday Service but please call 530-823-4211, ext. 282 or 530-823-4211, ext. 145 to verify limited service hours.


nfluence Transit Route


Auburn Bus Route to the River Confluence
Auburn Transit provides a route that shuttles visitors from the Auburn Business Districts down to the river confluence. The plan provides a way to park – stress free – and be shuttled down to the Confluence, making 5 primary stops along the way: Springhill Suites, Holiday Inn, Old Town Auburn (by Historic Firehouse), Downtown Auburn (At Elders Station), the Fairgrounds (main parking lot). Look for the “Confluence Route” bus signage at each location. The cost is $3.50 per person for a round trip. You can buy your pass on the bus, with exact change/cash only. If you are planning ahead, you can buy these passes at City Hall during normal business hours (Mon-Fri 8am-5pm). No reservations are needed to ride this route. The bus can accommodate up to 16 people at a time. The bus is outfitted with a bike rack, that can accommodate up to 6 bikes at a time, first come, first serve. Any backpacks or other carry-ons need to be able to fit between you and the seat in front of you. Masks are currently required to ride the bus! You will not be allowed to ride without one, so please prepare! For after hour questions or more information, the drivers will monitor this line for assistance: (530) 906-3700.

Pickup Locations & Times:
SpringHill Suites - 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 4pm
Holiday Inn Auburn - 9:08am, 11:08am, 1:08pm, 3:08pm, 4:08pm
Old Town Auburn - 9:12am, 11:12am, 1:12pm, 3:12pm, 4:12pm
Gold Country Fairgrounds - 9:20am, 11:20am, 1:20pm, 3:20pm, 4:20pm
Downtown Auburn (Joe Elders) - 9:30am, 11:30am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm, 4:30pm
Confluence - 9:40am, 11:45am, 1:45pm, 3:45pm, 4:45pm

Holiday Schedule

Auburn Transit does not operate on the following holidays:
  • New Year's Day
  • President's Day
  • Easter Sunday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day
Auburn Transit offers limited service hours on the following holidays:
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • Lincoln's Birthday
  • Veteran's Day
  • Day after Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Eve Day
  • New Years Eve Day

South Placer Transit Information

South Placer Transit Area transit services have 1 phone number, 916 or 530-745-7560 (TDD: 888-745-7885). It's your resource for Local fixed-route, Commuter and Dial-A-Ride bus information for the south Placer area: This number also allows you to call for seamless Dial-A-Ride reservations throughout the southern Placer area, and eliminates the need to call each transit agency individually.
The phone line is open daily, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Hours may vary on holidays.

Watch & Learn

Watch and learn how easy it is to use local buses. View this short video and learn about using Local fixed-route buses in the south Placer area, including Auburn Transit, Placer County Transit, Roseville Transit and Lincoln Transit.
Civil Rights Information
Auburn Transit operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI may file a complaint with Auburn Transit.

“No person in the United States shall, on the ground of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.” (42 U.S.C. Section 2000d)

Title VI Documents