Apply for Reduced Fare

Individuals Who Qualify

A reduced fare is available to those who qualify. Qualifying individuals include:
  • Disabled Veterans
  • Individuals receiving funds from Social Security
  • Medicare card holders
  • Seniors: Age 65 and over
  • Students in Knox County Schools grades K-12

Identification Card

Proper identification (Medicare card or a valid KAT I.D. card) is required upon boarding when riding with a reduced fare.


To apply for the reduced fare program, please download, complete, and return the Half-Fare Application (PDF) to the Knoxville Station Customer Service Counter at 301 Church Avenue Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. KAT will charge a $2 processing fee for all IDs.