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Free Fare Days

In an effort to promote use of public transportation over cars to explore Oklahoma City shopping, entertainment venues and events, and to get out and vote.


Fixed-Route buses, Zone 1 ADA Paratransit, RAPID NW, OKC Streetcar, and Spokies will be free to ride on these listed dates.

  • January 1 - New Year's Day
  • January 15 - ML King Jr. Day
  • February 13 - Special Elections
  • March 5 - Special Elections
  • April 2 - Special Elections*
  • April 22 - Earth Day
  • April 23- April 28 - Festival of the Arts & OKC National Memorial Run
  • May 17 - Third Friday Free
  • May 27 - Memorial Day
  • June 18 - Special Elections*
  • June 19 - Juneteenth
  • June 21 - Third Friday Free
  • July 4 - Fourth of July

*If election is not called for, services will not be free.*

Does EMBARK charge fares during snow route service? Yes. However, if advised by the City of Oklahoma City, EMBARK fixed-route buses will implement free rides to the city’s six overnight shelters during freezing temperatures


Updated: 1/10/23

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