How to TAP
Where to Ride
Welcome and sign in.
Buy a new TAP card
Save a buck and the environment.
Reuse your TAP card until it expires.
Reload your TAP card. Here’s how:
Locate a Vendor
At Metro Rail Stations
Use a TAP vending machine
Link to Metro
FARE IS AVAILABLE INSTANTLY
and available for use on all buses and rail
Login or register for a new account
Call 866.TAPTOGO (1.866.827.8646)
Time until fare is ready for use:
with mobile validators
up to 45 minutes
AT RAIL STATIONS
with validators or turnstiles
up to 1 hour
Do you qualify for Reduced Fares?
Depending on the transit system, programs for Seniors, Disabled, College students, and K-12 Students can offer significant savings for qualified applicants.
Ride for less, all over LA County.
Seniors, customers with disabilities and students
can apply for Reduced Fare TAP cards.
Get the most out of TAP.
Register your TAP card.
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To make sure your TAP vendor sells the type of pass you want, call ahead of time.
Look up the vendor location closest to you.
TAP is now accepted on 24 transit systems.
Learn where TAP can take you!
Reload your TAP card automatically!
Take advantage of TAP’s autoload feature.
Call 866.TAPTOGO (866.827.8646) to get started.
Ride EZ! If you ride more than one TAP-participating system, save money with an EZ transit pass.
Employer TAP Programs
TAP vendor locations