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King County Metro fares

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King County Metro accepts cash, ORCA cards, or the Transit GO Ticket 📱 mobile app.

Fare information

One way fares

Adult $2.75
Youth (age 6- 18) $1.50
Senior/disabled (with Regional Reduced Fare Permit) $1

A free transfer is available to cash, ORCA, and mobile app riders. Paper transfers and mobile tickets are only valid on Metro buses only. ORCA transfer is valid on Sound Transit buses and trains, Seattle Streetcar, King County Water Taxi, and other transit providers.

Day pass

Available on ORCA cards only and is valid for all transit providers in the Central Puget Sound region. Not good on Kitsap Fast Ferries or Washington State Ferries.

Adult $8
Youth (age 6- 18) $4
Senior/disabled (with Regional Reduced Fare Permit) $4


A regional monthly pass is available to ORCA card holders. The pass is sold at prices range from $18 to $171 for fare values range from $0.50 to $4.75. It is accepted for regular service for various transit providers in the region. If the actual fare exceeds the fare value on the pass, a fare upgrade is required.