Fares for Music City Star, buses go up Monday

Music City Star
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NASHVILLE, Tenn (WKRN) – New train and bus fares go into effect Monday after the Board of Directors for the Regional Transportation Authority of Middle Tennessee recently approved a five percent increase, to the nearest quarter.

According to a release from the RTA, regular express bus prices will increase to $4.25 and a 20-ride bus pass will increase to $73.50.

The Music City Star fares will also adjust proportionately. To see more on the different prices, click here.

The RTA has not raised its train and bus prices in nearly four years, but increasing fuel and operating costs have risen, impacting the budget.

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