An adult bus fare in Saskatoon will cost $2.75, beginning Jan. 1. ((CBC))

The City of Saskatoon is raising downtown parking rates and bus fares, effective Jan. 1.

The city approved an increase of 50 cents an hour for downtown parking meters, bringing the price to $2 an hour.

City bus fares are also rising. The adult cash fare will be $2.75 for one trip, up 25 cents.

In Regina, an adult bus fare is $2.25. Regina also has cheaper parking meter rates.