SmarTrip® is your ticket to ride.

SmarTrip® is how to pay for fare on all Metrorail stations in DC, Maryland and Virginia, Metro parking garages and lots, Metrobus routes, MTA, and partner regional bus providers.

SmarTrip benefits include:

  • One payment method for rail, bus, and parking
  • Contactless mobile payments on your smartphone and watch
  • Auto Reload and never worry about reloading again
  • One payment method for rail, bus, and parking
  • Balance Protection if your plastic card is lost or stolen
  • In addition to Metro trains, buses, and garages, SmarTrip is also accepted on ART, DASH, Fairfax Connector, Cue, RideON, TheBus, DC Circulator, Loudon Country Transit, and Potomac and Rappahannock Transit/PRTC

How to use SmarTrip

Customer Service

Contact Customer Service using the customer comment form or by calling (888) SMARTRIP (888-762-7874), Monday through Friday, 7 AM - 8 PM EST.

Fare Media Products and Services by Retail Channel

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Terms and Conditions

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