Regular Ride
Senior 62+ / Medicare / Customer with Disability
$.75 peak
$.35 off-peak
K-12 and Community College Students
Free with GoPass
Low Income (LIFE)
20 Free rides/mo

Metro Rider’s Guide

Metro Rider’s Guide

Whether you are visiting Los Angeles for the first time or making lifestyle changes to your daily routine, use this guide to get started on your car-free adventures around the city.


Whether you ride the Metro often or are new to it, we have you covered with the lowest fare possible.

Go Metro on Game Day

Go Metro to SoFi Stadium, the LA Coliseum, BMO Stadium, Crypto.com Arena, the Rose Bowl or Dodger Stadium on game day. Metro’s bus and rail lines will help get you past

Parking Ordinance Versions

Download the PDF Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Administrative Code Title 8METRO Parking Ordinance Chapter 8-01 General 8-01-010 Authority to RegulateThe Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s (“METRO”) authority

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

Metro Small Employer Pass (SEP) Program

Metro’s Small Employer Pass Program is a reduced cost annual fare program option for small to medium-sized businesses within LA County.  Overview Your 2024 SEP Continued Participation enrollment is only

U-Pass Program

Metro is partnering with a growing number of colleges to offer reduced fare to a broader range of college students. Participating colleges expedite the process by administering the U-Pass enrollment

Senior riders laughing while riding a Metro light rail vehicle.

On the Move Riders Program

On The Move Riders Clubs located throughout LA County provide peer-to-peer training and outings for older adults to make mass transit a familiar and enjoyable means of independent travel.

Four people boarding a Metro Bus with sun setting in background.

How to Ride Metro Bus

Fares can be paid using cash (exact change) or a TAP card. Regular fare is $1.75 and is good for 2 hrs of unlimited transfers in one direction.

Image of rider in wheelchair boarding Metro bus

Accessibility on Metro

Metro strives to ensure that its services are fully accessible to all of our customers, including those with disabilities.

Man with bicycle in repair shop.

Bike and Transit

Bikes are a great way to get to and from a transit stop. Integrating bicycling with public transit can greatly expand your travel range. Bike Map Here for your essential Travel

Side view of Dodger Stadium Express bus.

Dodger Stadium Express

Go Metro to Dodger Stadium by connecting with the Stadium Express at two convenient locations – Union Station or the South Bay.

Mobile device with Metro Parking app.


Where can I park my car? Everything you need to know about parking at Metro stations and how to purchase parking passes.

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