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City buses in Augusta: transport in the city with SAIS Autolinee

SAIS Autolinee arrives in Augusta

As of 1 July 2024, local public transport in Augusta will see a significant change with the arrival of SAIS Autolinee as the new operator. This important transition promises to bring a breath of fresh air and improvements to the urban transport service, responding to the mobility needs of citizens.

We invite all citizens to stay up-to-date on news and details of the new services by visiting our so SAIS Autolinee is excited to begin this new adventure in Augusta and to contribute to improving the quality of life of its citizens through a state-of-the-art, future-oriented public transport service.

SAIS Autolinee buses: efficiency, innovation and accessibility

SAIS Autolinee will operate the urban service for the next two years, employing a fleet of 4 new-generation buses, all equipped with platforms to facilitate access for disabled passengers.

Among the innovations introduced for the new urban lines are:

  • an infomobility app (active within 6 months from 1 July 2024) that allows real-time monitoring of city bus timetables in Modica, their location in the city and the easy and secure purchase of electronic tickets.
  • an artificial intelligence system (operating from 1 November 2024) that will provide personalised route recommendations and suggest places of interest to visit in the city.

Tickets and subscriptions: Flexible options for all needs

Tickets:

  • Valid 1 ride (€ 1.20) this type of ticket, once validated, cannot be reused‍
  • Valid 1 day (€ 5.50) this time ticket can be used several times until midnight on the day of validation

Season tickets:

  • ‍Weekly Pass (€ 15.00) this type of pass is valid for an entire week, with Monday as the day of the start and Sunday as the end. It allows passengers access on board on all lines of the urban network with no limit to the number of journeys they can make.
  • Monthly  season ticket (€ 48.00) similar to the weekly season ticket, but valid for the entire calendar month. It allows passengers access on board on all lines of the urban network with no limit to the number of journeys that can be made. There is also a dedicated fare for the Under 20s (€ 36.00).

Where to buy Tickets or Subscriptions

  • Online on www.saisautolinee.it
  • Via the app SAIS Autolinee
  • At authorised retailers (soon to be published here)
  • Call our Customer Service on 091 2776999
  • On board

Methods of Payment

SAIS Autolinee offers a variety of payment methods to purchase tickets and subscriptions. The following payment methods are available:

Online on the SAIS Autolinee website or App

  • Payment cards (visa, mastercard, maestro and american express)
  • Google pay or Apple pay
  • Satispay
  • PayPal
  • Sofort
  • Mooney
  • Electronic purse (registered user only)

Authorised dealers

  • All channels available and offered by the individual retailer

On board

  • Cash
  • Payment cards (visa, mastercard, maestro and american express)

Urban Lines in Augusta: Transport Policies and Assistance

  • Children under the age of 4 travel free of charge when accompanied by a traveller holding a valid and regular ticket.
  • Small and medium-sized dogs may be transported free of charge as long as they are provided with a leash and muzzle in a basket and in suitable hygienic conditions. Cats and other small pets are also allowed to travel free of charge as long as they are in a pet carrier.
Do you need assistance?

For more details on city bus timetables in Augusta or to request other assistance, passengers can contact SAIS Autolinee Customer Service on 091 2776999 or fill out the contact form on the website directly.

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Let's continue the journey on new paths, together.

Often, for moving in groups, the ideal solution is to rent a bus with a driver, so that you can enjoy a comfortable and safe travel experience. SAIS Autolinee, to meet the different needs of travelers, adapts in a versatile and efficient way to their travel needs.