Taxi and Bus Passes
The County of Hawaiʻi offers a flexible shared ride taxi program. For as little as $2.00/coupon, not to exceed $30.00 (15 coupons) per week. To obtain door-to-door transportation service within the urbanized area of Hilo. Travel is limited to 9 miles.
Taxi coupons are available at the Mass Transit Agency, Da Lava Tube in Lava Landing, and at the Moʻoheau Bus Terminal in downtown Hilo.
See the Hele-On Shared Ride Taxi Program website for a list of participating taxi companies.
The County Mass Transit Agency offers Hele-On Bus Routes throughout the Island of Hawaiʻi. Go to the Bus Schedules and Maps for the schedule and routes stopping at UH Hilo, particularly the Intra Hilo - Waiākea Uka.
UH Hilo/HawaiʻiCC students with a valid student ID will be charged $1.00/ride, $7.50/sheet of 10, or $45.00/month. Visit the Hele-On website for the bus fares. Bus passes are available at the Mass transit Agency.
For more information on taxi and bus passes, please call Mass Transit at (808) 961-8744 or visit the Hawaiʻi County Mass Transit website.