How to use a TVM to buy Regular fares
Here are step-by-step instructions to help you purchase your desired fare at a
TAP vending machine (TVM).
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Includes two hours of transfers for Metro buses and rail.
Activated on first tap and valid until 2AM following day.
Valid for 7 consecutive days from the first tap until 3AM on the day following expiration.
Activated on first tap and valid for 30 consecutive days.
30-Day Pass + Zone 1
Activated on first tap and valid for 30 consecutive days. Includes Metro Silver Line and Metro Express Buses.
Once stored onto a TAP card, the value can be applied towards fare on any transit agency that accepts TAP.