Saddleback Valley Unified School District

Saddleback Mountains overlooking RSM Lake

Bus Passes

2020-2021 School Year

Bus pass sales for the 2020-2021 school year will begin May 25, 2020.  Updated information and instructions regarding the application process will be posted here soon.


2019-2020 School Year

Saddleback Valley Unified School District offers limited busing to specific school sites. Under the Schools That Offer Busing heading below, see the School Information tab to learn more.

The annual bus pass sales window is now closed. If you are still interested in applying for a bus pass, you may submit an application by clicking here and your student’s name will be added to a Wait List. If a space is available or becomes available you will be notified by email. The Transportation Department will do its best to accommodate your student, unfortunately there is limited bus seating capacity available.

Additional information about applying for a bus pass can be found below under the Bus Pass Instructions and Application heading.  Please review the instructions and Bus Rules and Guidelines  prior to completing your application. Payment is not required at time of application; payment is required when your application is approved. The approval email will include instructions for payment. Payment for passes will not be prorated. There are no bus passes being issued this year; once approved, your student’s name will be added to the bus list provided to the driver.

If you are applying for a Free or Reduced Fare bus pass, the eligibility guidelines are provided below under Eligibility Guidelines for Free or Reduced. You must email your proof of eligibility to when you apply for your bus pass.

Application assistance for parents of Linda Vista and San Joaquin Elementary is available from the school site. Please contact your school directly. 

If you have any questions please email

Schools That Offer Busing

General Information