Pace fares can be paid with cash at bus farebox, Ventra fare cards, contactless bank cards, and mobile phone with pay app.
Seniors, disabled riders pay reduced fare. It requires a Reduced Fare Ventra card.
K-12 students pay student fare ($0.85) on school days from 5:30am to 8:30pm. Student fare requires a Student Ventra card. They can also buy 30-day Pace pass at Reduced Fare rate.
|Cash single ride||$2.25||$1.10|
|Ventra single ride||$2.00||$1.00|
(free for 5xx series routes in Waukegan, Elgin, Aurora, Joliet)
|Pace only 30-day pass||$60||$30|
|Pace/CTA 30-day pass||$105||$50|
|Pace/CTA 7-day pass||$33||-|
|Cash or Ventra||$4.50||$2.25|
|Ventra transfer from local single ride||$2.80||$1.45|
|Ventra transfer from local pass||$2.50||$1.25|
|Pace only 30-day premium pass||$140||$70|