- 1 How do you take the bus in Utah?
- 2 How do I get a Farepay card?
- 3 How much does a UTA student bus pass cost?
- 4 How do you tell a bus to stop?
- 5 Where can I buy a Farepay card?
- 6 What happens if you forget to tap off a bus?
- 7 Can you use a card on a bus?
- 8 How do I pay by phone on the bus?
- 9 How long do UTA tickets last?
- 10 Do UTA buses take debit cards?
- 11 Do students ride UTA free?
- 12 CAN bus passes be used on trains?
- 13 How do I contact UTA?
How do you take the bus in Utah?
Riding the bus is easy when you follow these steps:
- Arrive at the bus stop at least five minutes early.
- Make sure you’re getting on the right bus.
- When the bus pulls up, step on board and pay your fare.
- Be sure to ask the bus operator for a transfer if you need to connect to another bus or train.
How do I get a Farepay card?
Purchase the FAREPAY Card at a UTA Customer Service Outlet or at participating retailers along the Wasatch Front! Load any dollar amount onto the card ranging from $5 – $500. Reload funds to cards online or at UTA Customer Centers and participating retailers.
How much does a UTA student bus pass cost?
Save 25% on Local (unlimited TRAX, Local Bus, and Streetcar) for only $62.75, or Premium (FrontRunner, TRAX, Local Bus, Express Bus and Streetcar) for only $148.00 – Grades 1 – 12. Click here to purchase a Minor Monthly Pass.
How do you tell a bus to stop?
If the bus you are riding doesn’t have a buzzer or bell, you can tell the bus driver a little while before you reach the stop where you need to get off. You could say “I need to get off at the next stop, please.”
Where can I buy a Farepay card?
Reduced-fare FAREPAY cards can be purchased only at UTA Customer Service locations. For details, click here. Purchase FAREPAY cards here, at UTA Customer Service centers and participating retailers.
What happens if you forget to tap off a bus?
Customers just have to tap their bank card or phone on the ticket machine as they board the bus, then tap it again on the “exit reader” as they disembark. A bus company spokeswoman said: “You will be charged the full single fare to the end of the route, so always remember to tap off in order to pay the correct fare.”
Can you use a card 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.
How do I pay by phone on the bus?
To use the service, commuters simply tap the fare gantries or card readers with their Mastercard or mobile phone, which must already have Apple Pay, Fitbit Pay, Google Pay or Samsung Pay installed.
How long do UTA tickets last?
You can buy your tickets prior to riding and activate them when you are ready to ride. Unused tickets will expire after 90 days. Once you activate your ticket a countdown clock will show how much time you have before your ticket expires.
Do UTA buses take debit cards?
Cash (bills and coins) and debit/credit cards are accepted at ticket machines. Ticket machines accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.
Do students ride UTA free?
All current BYU students, faculty, staff and their spouses and dependents can ride UTA buses, TRAX, FrontRunner and the Utah Valley Express (UVX) for free! Simply tap your BYU ID on the card readers when boarding and exiting all UTA buses and trains.
CAN bus passes be used on trains?
Buses, trams and trains Travel free on bus, tram, Tube, DLR, London Overground and TfL Rail. You can still travel at any time on weekends and bank holidays. If you have a Disabled Person’s Freedom Pass, you can still travel at any time on our services.
How do I contact UTA?
Call or Email Us General inquiries can be made Monday through Saturday from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at (801) RIDE-UTA (801-743-3882) or at [email protected]