Public Transportation


BUS SERVICE STARTS

AUGUST 21, 2017

RIDE FREE WEEK AUGUST 21 – 25 for ROUTES 50, 51 and 52

 

BUS PASSES ARE NOW AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE

at the Transit Center, 300 W. Bagdad.  Come see the new Transit Center office and say hi.

Passes are also available for purchase online at, https://www.capmetro.org/fares-passes/
or you can download the app at, https://www.capmetro.org/app/

 

Overview Map of Round Rock Public Transit Service

Accessible PDF of Routes and Fares

Accessible ADA Paratransit Service Plan

Fare information

Round Rock Transit and Capital Metro have established a seamless fare system.  Whether you bought your pass in Round Rock or Austin, it is valid on both systems, including ACC Green Pass and UT passes.

Bus driving jobs

If you are interested in driving for Round Rock’s service, please contact McDonald Transit and/or Star Shuttle.

ROUTE 980

Route 980 is a Capital Metro route and it will not start operations until the Mopac managed lanes open. Once Route 980 begins service it will operate Monday – Friday, to/from the Round Rock Transit Center at 300 W. Bagdad, with morning departures at 5:44 and 6:46 a.m. and afternoon arrivals at 5:07 and 6:12 p.m. Route 980 will use the Mopac managed lanes to decrease travel time into the downtown Austin area, travel time is estimated to be 45 minutes.  In the morning the route will travel south on Mopac managed lanes, then east on 5th Street to Lavaca, then north on Lavaca to Dean Keaton with stops on 5th Street and Lavaca.  In the evenings, the route will start at Dean Keaton and travel south on Guadalupe, then west on Cesar Chavez with stops on Guadalupe and Cesar Chavez, and north on Mopac managed lanes.  If you need to get back to Round Rock anytime during the day, you can catch Route 50 at the MetroRail Howard Station.

Transit Master Plan

The Transit Master Plan was developed in 2015 to provide a blueprint for improving local mobility and regional connectivity over the next 10 years.  Round Rock’s population grew by over 44 percent in the last decade and the number of residents and jobs continues to grow. New retail centers, residential developments and educational facilities are changing how people travel within the community

Project Connect

Project Connect: North Corridor is studying alternatives for improving transportation within and between central and north Austin and the cities of Pflugerville, Round Rock, Georgetown, Hutto and others. Options to be considered include both roadway and transit projects.

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program

The Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program encourages small for-profit businesses, which are owned by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals, to participate in government contracts partially funded by U.S. Department of Transportation funds.

Title VI Program

The City of Round Rock is a recipient of Federal funds from the U.S. Department of Transportation and is required to establish a Title VI Program, which prohibits discrimination against any person in the United States on the basis of race, color, or national origin.

Other Transportation Options

Other transportation options not affiliated with the City of Round Rock.


The City’s mobility and connectivity strategic initiative seeks to provide residents, visitors and employees with alternative choices for transportation, including public transportation. As the population and employment in Round Rock increase in size, the City continues to evaluate public transportation options.


Caren Lee
2008 Enterprise Drive
Round Rock, Texas 78664
512-218-7074