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.
Activated on first tap and valid for 30 consecutive days.
Once stored onto a TAP card, the value can be applied towards fare on any transit agency that accepts TAP.