Transportation Services

Frequently Asked Questions for 2017-2018 School Year

  1. How do I find out what school my child attends?

  1. How do I purchase a bus pass?

  1. Online address:
  1. If eligible, upload or change the photo of your student as necessary.
  2. Select the appropriate bus stop and finalize the payment.
  3. Bus passes will be sent to the school site, please allow 5-10 working days to arrive to the school's main office. If the bus pass is not received by the start of school, students are allowed to ride with a valid bus pass receipt.
  1. Main address: 1130 5th Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910
  1. If eligible, provide a current, color picture of the student or have a photo of your student taken for $1.00; and finalize payment. (VISA, MASTERCARD, Cash, or Money Orders ONLY)
  2. For fee waiver, you will need to provide us with current proof of income.

  1. How much is the fee for the bus pass?

  1. Is there a payment plan available?

  1. Is there a way to qualify for free transportation?

  1. What is the process necessary to get a bus pass?

  1. Where will my child's bus stop be?

  1. What are the qualifications for transportation?

  1. When is the bus pass office open?

  1. Can I ride the bus to my school even though I am not within the transportation area?

  1. If I choose to send my child to a school other than his/her home school, do I get transportation if I live beyond 2.5-miles from the middle school or live beyond 3.5-miles from the high school?

  1. Do FLAGS and SCPA "Magnet Programs" come with transportation?

  1. My student is under an intra-district transfer do you provide transportation?

  1. My student is in the No Child Left Behind program?

  1. I'm Homeless how can I find information about transportation for my student?

  1. I see a bus going down my street every day. Why can't I take that bus?

  1. The neighbor child down the street takes a bus. Why can't my child take that bus?

  1. Why do I have to pay for transportation? After all I am paying $1,000 per month in property taxes and Mello-Roos. Where does all this money go?

  1. How much does it cost to operate a school bus route?

  1. Do you have information on public transit routes and schedules?
  1. Chula Vista Transit: (619) 656-2300
  2. National City Transit: (619) 474-7505
  3. San Diego Transit: (619) 685-4900

  1. Can I still use the same bus pass if my student moves (change of address) or changes schools?

  1. My child lost their bus pass. My child's bus pass was stolen. What do I do?

  1. My student needs to ride the bus occasionally?

  1. My student no longer rides the bus but I already paid for the whole school year. Can I get a refund for what is not used?