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 $12.00 (6 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.
The County Mass Transit Agency offers fare-free bus rides on all Hele-On Bus Routes throughout the Island of Hawaiʻi. Go to the UH Hilo Bus Schedule for the schedule and routes stopping at UH Hilo.
UH Hilo/HawCC students with a valid student ID will be charged $1.00/ride, $7.50/sheet of 10, or $45.00/month. Go to heleonbus.org for the updated bus fares. Bus passes 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.