- 1 How do you pay for Pierce Transit?
- 2 Does Orca card work on Pierce Transit?
- 3 Does the bus take dimes?
- 4 Is Pierce County Transit free?
- 5 What is the meaning of bus fare?
- 6 How do I put money on my Orca card?
- 7 Can I pay cash on Seattle buses?
- 8 Are buses in Seattle free?
- 9 How much do busses cost to make?
- 10 Do buses take pennies?
- 11 Can you use nickels and dimes on the bus?
How do you pay for Pierce Transit?
By phone: 1.888. 988.6722 or TTY Relay: 711. In person: Visit Pierce Transit’s Bus Shop at Tacoma Dome Station to get an adult, youth or Regional Reduced Fare Permit (RRFP) ORCA card. Purchase the card itself for a small fee, then you’re ready to purchase a pass or E-purse (used like cash to pay your fare) value.
Does Orca card work on Pierce Transit?
Your ORCA card works like cash or a pass, automatically tracking the value of different fares and transfers so you don’t have to. ORCA is accepted on: Community Transit, Everett Transit, King County Metro Transit, Kitsap Transit, Pierce Transit, Sound Transit and Washington State Ferries.
Does the bus take dimes?
PAYING YOUR FARE Please have your exact fare, pass, or OC Bus app ready when boarding the bus. Exact change is required when paying by cash. Fareboxes do not make change, and drivers do not carry cash or make change. OC Bus fareboxes accept all coins (except pennies) and bills $10 and under.
Is Pierce County Transit free?
PIERCE TRANSIT ALL DAY PASS The PT All Day Pass costs $5.00 for adults, $2.50 for Youth (ages 6-18), and $2.50 for Seniors (age 65+) or individuals with disabilities who show a valid Regional Reduced Fare Permit when boarding.
What is the meaning of bus fare?
Noun. 1. bus fare – the fare charged for riding a bus or streetcar. carfare. fare, transportation – the sum charged for riding in a public conveyance.
How do I put money on my Orca card?
How to add value to an ORCA card. You can add value to an ORCA card at orcacard.com, at Ticket Vending Machines, by phone at 888-988-6722, by mail, or at an ORCA customer service office. These offices are King County Metro, Pierce Transit, Community Transit, Everett Transit, and Kitsap Transit.
Can I pay cash on Seattle buses?
You can pay to ride Metro buses with cash, a Metro transfer, a Metro ticket, or an ORCA card. You will need to tap your ORCA card, deposit exact fare or ticket in the farebox at the front of the bus or show the driver your transfer. Drivers do not carry money.
Are buses in Seattle free?
All Community Transit buses went fare-free Friday. Passengers will also now only board and exit through the rear doors of Community Transit buses to help distance drivers and passengers.
How much do busses cost to make?
The first 600 new Routemasters cost TfL £212.7m, that’s £354,500 per bus, the next 200 cost £69.9m a slight discount at £349,500 per bus. But look at the cost of an equivalent double decker bus and it all becomes a bit murky.
Do buses take pennies?
Neither the subway nor the light- rail system accepts pennies or half-dollars. In addition to accepting nickels, dimes and quarters, MTA buses also will continue to take in tokens and tickets and honor monthly passes. Even pennies and half-dollars will not be refused.
Can you use nickels and dimes on the bus?
The transit agency is also in the process of phasing out rarely used 50 cent coins and $2 bills, Metro officials said in a statement. The fareboxes will still accept $1, $5, $10 and $20 bills, nickels, dimes, quarters and dollar coins.