Regular fare is $1.75. Fare can be paid using cash (exact change) or a TAP card. To ride Metro Rail, you must pay with a TAP card.
How much does it cost?
Regular passes will be 50% off from December 15, 2021 through July 20, 2022. Pay only $3.50 for a 1-day pass, $12.50 for a 7-day pass and $50 for a 30-day pass. Starting December 15th discounted passes will be available for purchase everywhere passes are sold.
LIFE 7-Day Pass (low-income)
LIFE 30-Day Pass (low-income)
Fare payment with TAP includes 2 hrs of unlimited transfers to Metro rail and bus in one direction (no roundtrips).
Add’l 75¢ charge for the Silver Line and the Express Bus Lines 460, 487, 489 , 501, 550, and 577
Add’l 50¢ charge for a transfer to non-Metro buses within 2.5 hrs.
Metro Month Pass + zone 1 includes Silver and Express Bus Lines
All Metro Passes are good for unlimited rides on Metro bus and rail.
1-Day Pass: Valid for 1 day on first tap. Expires at 3am on the following day after first use. Includes: All Metro services.
7-Day Pass: Valid for 7 consecutive days from the first tap. Expires at 3am on the day following expiration. Add’l charges apply to ride: Metro Silver Line, Metro Express Buses.
30-Day Pass: Valid for 30 consecutive days from the first tap. Expires at 3am on the day following expiration. Add’l charges apply to ride: Metro Silver Line, Metro Express Buses.
30-Day + Zone 1 Pass: Ride Metro for 30 consecutive days from the first tap. Includes: All Metro Services
How to Pay
TAP is a reloadable fare card that offers the most convenient and flexible way to pay your fare on Metro bus and rail. It is also valid for travel with 25 transit agencies across LA County. Load, Tap and Go! Learn how to TAP.