- 1 How do you pay for a SEPTA bus?
- 2 Is it still free to ride SEPTA?
- 3 Where can I buy a SEPTA bus pass?
- 4 Can you still pay cash on the bus?
- 5 How much does it cost to ride the Septa?
- 6 Is SEPTA safe at night?
- 7 What is SEPTA quick trip?
- 8 What does SEPTA stand for?
- 9 How do I put money on my key card?
- 10 Where do I get a septa key card for seniors?
- 11 Does septa key work on buses?
- 12 How do you pay on a bus?
- 13 Is Oyster cheaper than contactless?
How do you pay for a SEPTA bus?
A: You may still use cash on board SEPTA buses and trolleys. Cashiers will no longer accept cash and tokens and will not issue transfers. Vending machines will be available at all subway-elevated stations.
Is it still free to ride SEPTA?
Seniors can ride any SEPTA bus, subway or trolley free at all times. Riders with disabilities are eligible for reduced fares on SEPTA’s fixed route service. Persons with disabilities may be eligible for a Reduced Fare Card for systemwide travel.
Where can I buy a SEPTA bus pass?
You can buy the SEPTA Key Card at SEPTA Transit Sales Offices, Center City Regional Rail Sales Offices, the 1234 Market Street Lobby Fare Kiosks, Fare Kiosks at all Broad Street and Market Frankford Line Stations, Fare Kiosks at select Bus Loops, and a growing list of External (non-SEPTA) Retailers.
Can you still pay cash on the bus?
Will you still let customers pay by cash on your buses? Customers will still be able to pay with cash for their fare, but they will need to have the exact fare ready for their journey as our drivers won’t be able to issue change.
How much does it cost to ride the Septa?
Bus fare is $2 per ride; your first transfer is free, $1 for your next transfer if you have a SEPTA Key card. If you’re paying cash, the cost is $2.50 and you must have exact change – the Bus Operator cannot make change.
Is SEPTA safe at night?
Yes SEPTA regional rail is safe at night.
What is SEPTA quick trip?
A Quick Trip is a disposable magnetic strip ticket that customers can swipe at new Key turnstiles. A Quick Trip is valid for one-way travel from the station where it is purchased, and must be used on the day it is purchased. Also, a Quick Trip cannot be used in combination with a transfer.
What does SEPTA stand for?
The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) provides public transportation into and within Philadelphia as well as serving the surrounding Bucks, Chester, Delaware and Montgomery counties.
How do I put money on my key card?
Loading a pass or funds to your Key card at a Fare Kiosk is easy. To begin, just tap your card at the contactless reader below the Fare Kiosk screen and then follow the prompts. The Fare Kiosks and the major SEPTA Sales Offices accept cash, credit cards, and debit cards.
Where do I get a septa key card for seniors?
SEPTA Key Senior ID Cards can also be obtained while you wait on weekdays at SEPTA Headquarters at 1234 Market St. Center City, Philadelphia from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and the SEPTA Accessible Travel Center at Suburban Station in Center City from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Does septa key work on buses?
All TrailPasses can also be used for travel on Transit (all Buses, Trackless Trolleys, Subway or Trolley services) and have Anywhere travel privileges on Weekends and major holidays. Valid for travel on all Transit routes (Bus, Trolley, Trackless Trolley, and Subway).
How do you pay on a bus?
Look for the contactless symbol on your credit or debit card to see if your card is contactless enabled. Then, board a bus with the contactless symbol and instead of paying with cash, simply tap your card or contactless-enabled device onto the reader and wait for the beep.
Is Oyster cheaper than contactless?
It’s publicised that if you use contactless to pay for travel in London, it’s the same price as using an Oyster card. Of course, if you have a railcard discount (or similar) applied to your Oyster, that will always be cheaper than contactless. Discounts cannot be applied to contactless payment cards.