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Now you can Tap & Ride at PARTA, METRO RTA & Laketran 
with the Lowest Fare

 

GUARANTEED!

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* Does not include express routes or discounted ticket program

The Easy Way to Pay.
Download the EZfare app today!

Download EZfare App on Google Play
Download EZfare app on Apple App store

Buy Tickets Anytime, Anywhere

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What is EZfare
About Us

ABOUT US

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RIDE

TRANSIT

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EZfare is comprised of 15 transit systems– Laketran, MCPT, METRO RTA, PARTA, SARTA, TARTALancaster-Fairfield Public Transit, BCRTA, METRO, Sandusky TransitTANKAAATACARTS, KRT and GCRTA.

 

Every week, thousands of transit riders utilize these transit systems, going to work, school, medical appointments, shopping centers, museums and thousands of other locations.  Many of these trips are across county lines and require passengers to purchase multiple fare types and get transfers.

EZfare makes transit simple and easier.

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Student Transit
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How It Works

HOW IT WORKS

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step one

Step 1: Download EZfare App
Step 1: Download EZfare
Download the EZfare App on Google Play
Download the EZfare App on Apple App Store

DOWNLOAD EZfare

 

Download the EZfare App. The app is free to download and is available on both Android and Apple.  Once your app is open, create an account or sign-in.

PICK TRANSIT

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step two

PICK YOUR TRANSIT

 

Choose the transit system you wish to travel with. You may purchase tickets to more than one transit system by going into each one. 

Choose your agency

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step three

SELECTING YOUR FARE

 

Select “buy tickets” to purchase fares or go into your Ticket Wallet to use tickets/passes that you have already purchased.

Step 3: Selecting your fare
PURCHASING

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step four

PURCHASING YOUR TICKET

 

Select the type of ticket you would like to purchase. 

 

Enter your payment information.

 

EZfare currently accepts the following:

  1. Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express

  2. Apple and Google Pay

  3. EZfare Account Funds

Step 4: Purchase your ticket
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Cash can be added onto your account by visiting any participating transit center or VanillaDirect™ Retail Location.

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Just show the barcode
under “Scan Account”
to your cashier

Retail locations include Dollar General™, Family Dollar™, Kum & Go™, Speedway™, Walgreens™ and participating CVS™ and 7-Eleven™ stores.

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ADDING CASH TO ACCOUNT
USING YOR TICKET

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step five

USING YOUR TICKET

 

Go to your “Ticket Wallet” and select the ticket(s) that you want to use.  Activate your ticket just prior to boarding. Your phone will become your ticket and you can show it to your driver to get on-board. (EZFare Validators available on some buses).
You have 30 minutes to utilize your ticket. You DO NOT have to be online to activate your ticket.    

Step 5: Using your ticket

EZfare Validators available on some buses…

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USING YOUR TICKET

Scan the barcode on the EZfare validator when boarding the bus.

SCANNING YOUR TICKET

 

The barcode needs to face the

scanner. When the screen turns

green you can board the bus.  A red screen means there may be an issue with your ticket that needs addressed.  

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VIDEO: EZfare mobile ticketing app

VIDEO: EZfare Validators

Load cash onto your EZfare Account

TAP & RIDE

EZfare is transforming how people pay for their journeys by delivering seamless and convenient rider experiences. Instead of needing to buy a ticket or select a fare before traveling, fare capping allows riders to travel across any EZfare agency by simply tapping their EZfar card or phone on the validator before boarding, removing the stress of purchasing tickets.

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Questions or Concerns

PARTNER CONTACT

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Questions or concerns? Please contact the transit authority you purchased a ticket through.

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