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ART Bus Fares, Text Only

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ART Bus Fares, Effective June 25, 2017

Adults

  • SmarTrip $2.00
  • Cash $2.00

Senior Citizens (ages 65+)

  • SmarTrip $1.00
  • Cash $1.00

People w/Disabilities (w/WMATA ID or Medicare Card)

  • SmarTrip $1.00
  • Cash $1.00

K-12 Students (w/school ID)

  • iRide SmarTrip $1.00
  • Cash $1.00

Transfers

  • SmarTrip Card Required
  • Bus to Bus -- Free within 2 hours from first trip

ART to ART

  • Regular Fare Free
  • Senior/Disabled Free
  • K-12 Free

ART to/from Metrobus

  • Regular Fare Free
  • Senior/Disabled Free
  • K-12 Students Free

Metrorail to ART

  • Regular Fare $1.50
  • Senior/Disabled $.50
  • K-12 Students $.50

ART to Metrorail

  • Regular Fare $.50 discount
  • Senior/Disabled $.50 discount
  • K-12 Students $.50 discount

Transfers to and from Fairfax County, Loudoun County, DASH, OmniRide and DC Circulator buses may require an additional fare.

Senior citizens age 65 and older, people with disabilities and customers with a Medicare card, pay a reduced fare. K-12 students receive the $1.00 student fare on ART only when paying with cash, a green iRide token or an iRide SmarTrip card. REgular fares can also be paid with a 7 Day Regional Bus Pass (loaded on SmarTrip) or a gold ART token. Children under the age of 5 ride free.