GET Bus Book Advertising


The Golden Empire Transit District (GET) prints 20,000 copies of its GET Bus Book per quarter. The publication is distributed throughout Bakersfield to current and potential GET Bus riders. Placing your ad in the GET Bus Book is an excellent way to reach GET’s 6.3 million passengers and interested transit partners.

Advertisement options

GET offers multiple options to help disseminate your message. Please note your ad will be good for one printing of the Bus Book which occurs quarterly.

  • Full page (B&W)-9.5L x 6.25W- $1,000
  • Half page (B&W)-5.5L x 6.25 W- $500
  • Quarter page (B&W) – 5.5L x 3.5 W- $250
  • Inside back cover (Color) -9.5L x 6.25W- $2,000
  • Back cover (Color)-10.25L x 7.0W- $2,500


GET was formed in July 1973 and is the primary public transportation provider for the Bakersfield Urbanized Area. It is the largest public transit system within a 110-mile radius. The District’s legal boundary includes Bakersfield city limits as well as adjacent unincorporated areas. GET has a fleet of 90 compressed natural gas buses equipped with wheelchair lifts and bike racks that serve 16 fixed routes, operating 7 days a week. GET also operates 21 compressed natural gas GET-A-Lift buses. By Advertising in the GET Bus Book, your message could be seen by over 6.3 million Bakersfield residents and visitors per year!