Special Student Fares
Through promotional fare specials and increased partnerships with community organizations and special events, North County Transit District is extending our service to a broader market. Look below for special programs you may be eligible for.
Discounted College Passes
If you're a college student, you know that every penny counts! Avoid expensive campus parking permit fees by taking transit to your campus.
Cal State San Marcos BREEZE/SPRINTER Monthly Pass: $29
This pass offers a $30 discount! A limited number of these SPRINTER/BREEZE monthly passes are sold for CSUSM staff and students with valid I.D. and enrollment verification through the Parking and Commuter Services office (FCB 107). The SPRINTER features an elevated station on the northeast corner of campus. The BREEZE links the CSUSM SPRINTER station with the heart of campus during the regular school year and summer session. Note: Summer Session is $49.
MiraCosta College BREEZE/SPRINTER Monthly Pass: $44
This pass is sold the 25th through the 15th of the month, or until passes are sold out, at the Student Account's Office on the main campus. Call (760) 757-2121 x6835 for specific sales locations. A college student I.D. is required and this campus may require a minimum number of class units. BREEZE bus route 302 serves the main MiraCosta College campus
Palomar College BREEZE/SPRINTER Monthly Pass: $47
Discounted SPRINTER/BREEZE monthly passes are sold at the cashiers’ windows (Administration Building) on the main campus the 25th through the 10th of the month, or until passes are sold out. A college student I.D. is required and this campus may require additional identification or proof of enrollment. Many BREEZE bus routes serve Palomar College in both San Marcos and Escondido. The main campus in San Marcos conveniently has a SPRINTER station located just south of Mission Road.
UC San Diego
UCSD offers free rides on BREEZE route 101. UCSD students, faculty and staff can ride route 101 free using their UCSD I.D. Passengers must first receive a free bus zone sticker from UCSD's Transportation and Parking Services Department. Then, show the driver your valid UCSD I.D. with this sticker to get a free ride on BREEZE route 101.
Regional Classroom Day Pass Program
The Classroom Day Pass program is a great way for student groups from preschool-age to 18 to learn how to use public transit while seeing the fun sites around San Diego.
Discounted Classroom Day Pass Fares
COASTER $3 per person (selected COASTER trains only)
San Diego MTS administers the Classroom Day Pass Program for the San Diego region. Request and payment for your classroom day trip must be received at least 14 days prior to travel. Please visit sdmts.com for details.
Phone: Call the Day Tripper Hotline: (619) 233-9558