- 1 How do I buy a MARTA ticket?
- 2 How much does a MARTA card cost?
- 3 Can you use a debit card on the MARTA bus?
- 4 How do you get a Breeze Card?
- 5 Do MARTA trips expire?
- 6 Can you eat on MARTA?
- 7 Do Breeze cards expire?
- 8 Does MARTA take credit cards?
- 9 What does MARTA stand for in Atlanta?
- 10 Can you use your debit card on the bus?
- 11 Can I reload my MARTA card online?
- 12 Is MARTA in Atlanta Safe?
- 13 Can you pay for MARTA with your phone?
- 14 How does Breeze Mobile work?
- 15 How does MARTA mobility work?
How do I buy a MARTA ticket?
Reference Guide for New Customers
- Visit www.itsmarta.com for train/bus schedules, trip planner and information on MARTA.
- Buy a Breeze Card/Ticket at any Breeze Vending Machine at MARTA stations, RideStores or online at www.breezecard.com.
- Tap your Breeze Card/Ticket on the blue target to pay your fare on the rail or bus.
How much does a MARTA card cost?
Breeze cards are $2 and may be reloaded for up to 3 years, whereas Breeze tickets are $1 for single-use only. MARTA fare is $2.50 for a one-way trip — but your options don’t stop there. We have passes and special fare programs designed to fit everyone’s needs.
Can you use a debit card on the MARTA bus?
Fares are loaded onto a Breeze Card/Ticket and can be paid with cash or debit/credit cards at Breeze Vending Machines or RideStores. If you pay with cash on a bus you will still need a Breeze Card/Ticket to receive your transfer. Discount passes are available through employer, visitor and student programs.
How do you get a Breeze Card?
How can I purchase a Breeze Card? A: Breeze Cards can be purchased from the Breeze Vending Machines located at the Airport Rail Station. You also have the option of visiting a Ride Store at the Airport and at the Five Points rail stations to make your purchase.
Do MARTA trips expire?
These tickets aren’t reloadable, expire in 90 days and include a $1 fee.
Can you eat on MARTA?
You’re allowed to eat and drink in bus and rail stations, but state law prohibits eating while traveling on MARTA trains, streetcars and buses. That being said, feel free to carry food in closed containers and drink beverages in resealable plastic containers.
Do Breeze cards expire?
Breeze cards expire after 3 years, similar to credit cards that also expire. Customers may transfer their balance from an old card to a new card by visiting a RideStore or calling 404-848-5000.
Does MARTA take credit cards?
Note: We accept Visa, MasterCard and Discover for online purchases. You’ll need to visit one of our stations if you plan on using any other type of payment.
What does MARTA stand for in Atlanta?
And in 1965, those proposals led to the passing of the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority Act — or as we know it today: MARTA.
Can you use your debit card on the 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.
Can I reload my MARTA card online?
Reloading Online If you have an account at breezecard.com and have already linked your Breeze Card to your account, you can add fares and passes to your card online. Just login and purchase the types of fare you need. Fares will be loaded onto your card in 24 hours or less.
Is MARTA in Atlanta Safe?
MARTA, or the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority, is generally a safe public transportation system. In fiscal year 2019, there were a total of 421 reported crimes, which averages out to 35 crimes per month. These took place on trains and buses, in parking lots and at other MARTA facilities.
Can you pay for MARTA with your phone?
This new payment system, which will complement and operate alongside the existing card-based Breeze system, will give customers the option of using their mobile devices to pay fares on all MARTA services (rail, bus, streetcar, and paratransit) and satisfies a growing public demand for a mobile payment alternative.
How does Breeze Mobile work?
She said the first users, MARTA workers, like the simple interface. To use it, riders download the app, create an account and attach their credit card information before buying rides and passes. MARTA will also set up a separate website where users can access their accounts and track their spending.
How does MARTA mobility work?
All MARTA Mobility Customers and companions must pay the fare to ride upon boarding. Customers must load fare, trips, or passes onto their MARTA Mobility Breeze Card or pay cash for each trip. Regular Breeze Cards are not accepted for Mobility certified customers.