Subsidized Transportation Programs Available
The City of La Puente offers subsidized transportation services for residents of all ages.
Foothill Transit (FT) and Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) monthly bus passes and Metrolink monthly rail passes are available at substantially discounted rates to residents.
In addition, Dial-A-Ride Service is available for senior citizens, age 55 and older, as well as individuals with disabilities.
Bus passes may be purchased Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Subsidized Bus Pass Sales Policies and Procedures
MTA/EZ Passes are sold from the 25th of each month until the 10th of the following month.
Foothill Transit passes are sold daily, Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. In order to qualify for the subsidy you must be a resident of the City of La Puente. You must show proof of residence with a current I.D, and utility bill or other bill and provide a 1" x 1" photo for our files.
Lending support to the buses is the City’s Dial-a-Ride program. Dial-A-Ride is an advance reservation paratransit service available to La Puente residents who are 55 years old and older as well as individuals with disabilities. The service provides rides to any destination within the City limits and to medical and dental appointments up to 5 miles outside of the City limits. The cost of a ride is 25 cents; however, companions assisting a disabled rider may ride for free. A certification process is provided through San Gabriel Transit. Call the San Gabriel Transit office at (626) 330-4000 to make a reservation. There are some restrictions. For more information, please call City Hall at (626) 855-1500.