Public Transportation | Important Notices
COMING SOON – MARCH 4, 2024 – DOWNTOWN SERVICEFBT is excited to announce the launch of our newest commuter service to Downtown on March 4th, 2024. The buses will be picking up commuters as early as 5:30 a.m. from the AMC Park and Ride located in Sugar Land. Additionally, there will be a mid-day run, as well as evening return from 3:15 p.m. - 7:17 p.m. FBT is happy to provide you with this new service and we look forward to having you on board! Click Here to view the schedule.
UPDATE: As we begin our NEW Commuter Service to Downtown Houston on Monday March 4th, the pickup location will be the SHARED tent marked for Downtown and Greenway/Galleria Transfer. Please refrain from parking vehicles adjacent to the tent to allow for safe and easy boarding of the buses.
Contacting Public TransportationFor calls that are outside business hours, please dial 281-633-7433 and select option 1 to reach our Dispatchers.
For all emergencies, please dial 911.
Fort Bend Transit
Please notice that we’ve made a few changes to our website. All NOTICES will be posted under the Important Notices tab. Thank you for your continued support.
About Fort Bend Transit
In 2005, the Fort Bend County Commissioners Court approved the creation of the Fort Bend County Public Transportation Department (FBCPTD) to serve the general public in Fort Bend County. The purpose of the FBCPTD was to provide seamless service between urban and rural communities; access rural transit funding and increase services to residents in Fort Bend County without increasing a financial burden to the taxpayers. Today, the Fort Bend County Public Transportation Department is known as Fort Bend Transit (FBT).
Fort Bend Transit’s mission is to provide safe and efficient public transportation services while maintaining service quality and customer satisfaction.
FBT provides approximately 392, 000 annual passenger trips (data from October 2018 – September 2019) to destinations in Fort Bend and Harris Counties. The services provided are Demand Response and Commuter Park and Ride Services. FBT is located in Rosenberg and has a core inventory of vehicles as well as a fleet provided through a contracted service provider.
Demand Response Service is a curb-to-curb, shared-ride service that covers all of Fort Bend County. Customers must register for the service over the phone and may start making their reservations at least one (1) day in advance or up to thirty (30) days in advance. Demand Response Service operates Monday through Friday, excluding County acknowledged holidays, from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm.
Commuter Park and Ride Service provide weekday service to the Texas Medical Center & Greenway Plaza area. Services operate from three (3) park and ride lot locations: (1) in Rosenberg at the Fort Bend County Fairgrounds and two (2) in Sugar Land at the University of Houston – Sugar Land and three (3) the AMC Theatre at First Colony. Commuter service includes morning and evening schedules. These services consists of rides from Fort Bend County Monday through Friday excluding county holidays. Services begin as early as 4:35 a.m. and ends as late as 8:45 p.m. There is currently no weekend service.
Fort Bend Transit is pleased to introduce the Token Transit app
The tickets you used to be able to purchase online and at our office are now available as “Passes” on our new Token Transit app. Riders now have a convenient way to purchase and use the passes instantly.
Fort Bend Transit has updated its Passenger Guidelines. To view the guidelines, click here.
Title VI Statement
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, and national origin in programs & activities receiving Federal financial assistance (42 U.S.C. Section 2000d).
Fort Bend County is committed to ensuring that no individual who uses our services is excluded from participation, denied benefits, or discriminated against. If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination you may file a complaint by calling the Fort Bend County Civil Rights Officer at 281-633-RIDE, or via email at: [email protected]
Complaints may also be filed with the following organization no later than 180 days after the date of the alleged discrimination:
Federal Transit Administration’s Office of Civil Rights
ATTN: Title VI Program Coordinator
East Building, 5th Floor – TCR
1200 New Jersey Ave., SE
Washington, DC 20590
Additional information may be requested by contacting the Civil Rights Officer at 281-633-RIDE.