Taxi and Bus Passes

Taxi 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.

Bus Passes

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.

More Information

For more information on taxi and bus passes, please call Mass Transit at (808) 961-8744 or visit the Hawaiʻi County Mass Transit website.