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Bus and Bus Facilities Infrastructure Program

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 20.526
Federal Transit Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation
Apr 25, 2024

Kirsten Wiard-Bauer


The Bus and Bus Facilities Infrastructure Program provides grants to assist in the financing of buses and bus facilities capital projects, including replacing, rehabilitating, purchasing, or leasing buses or related equipment, and rehabilitating, purchasing, constructing, or leasing bus-related facilities.


Eligible applicants include:

  • State governments (including territories and Washington D.C.)
  • Local governmental authorities
  • Tribes

A rural area is defined as an area encompassing a population of less than 50,000 people that has not been designated in the most recent decennial census as an "urban area."

Geographic coverage
Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $39,004,582
Estimated number of awards: 50
Estimated total program funding: $390,045,823

A minimum of 15% of the total program funding will be awarded to projects located in rural areas.

A non-federal match of at least 20% of the net project cost is required.

Application process

Links to the full announcement and online application process are available through

The application instructions are posted in the Federal Register and on the Related Documents tab.

Applicant webinar
(Registration required)
February 22, 2024
1:00 p.m. Eastern

Rural and tribal applicant webinar
(Registration required)
March 5, 2024
2:00 p.m. Eastern

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Capital funding ยท Transportation

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