6/21: Route 15 – Paterson will be operating on a detour due to a sewer break on Woodward Ave. We are unable to service the area between W Prouty St and W Paterson St.
Please check myStop Mobile or Track My Bus for real-time route and bus information!

Fares

Metro provides different ways to pay your fare! Fares vary depending on services and rider needs.

  • Cash or coinsPlease note that drivers are unable to make change, so we recommend having your exact fare when you board!
  • Tokens – Efficient and easy to use; One token = one ride.
  • Passes – Short- and long-term passes are available. Riders can purchase them physically or virtually.

Questions regarding fares or payment options? Please contact us at (269) 337-8222.

  FIXED-ROUTE BUS FARES

  • Adults
$1.50
  • Children (Less than 48″ tall)
    Children under 23 months of age – Free
$0.75
  • WMU Student/Staff
    (Valid Bronco ID required)
Unlimited
  • Seniors aged 62+ (Metro ID required)
$0.75
  • ADA-Eligible Riders (Metro ID required)
$0.75
  • Medicare Cash Fare
    (Red, white & blue Medicare card required)

$0.75

Transfers: Transfers are free and must be requested at the time you board the first bus. The transfer is valid for 60 minutes from the time on the receipt and should be given to the driver of the last bus you board. Please do not fold, roll, or tear your receipt!

TOKEN AND PASS OPTIONS

  • Token – Single Ride

$1.50

  • Tokens – 14 Rides 

$20

  • Tokens – 250 Rides (Bulk)

$350

  • Discounted Token – Single Ride
    (Bridge Card & Photo ID required)

$1.25

  • Renewable Value Card*

$35

  • Renewable Value Card – Reduced Fare Riders

Add funds as needed

  • Unlimited 9-Day Pass
    (Non-transferrable)

$20

  • Unlimited Monthly Pass

$60

*  Renewable value card: the initial purchase price is $35; $5 for the card and $30 initially loaded onto the card. After your initial purchase, any amount of money may be loaded by the card holder.

Paying Your Way – Where Can I Purchase Tokens and Passes?

Metro offers affordable and convenient payment options to accommodate the needs of our community.

  • The Kalamazoo Transportation Center – Riders can purchase passes and tokens in various forms and quantities at the Metro customer service counter
  • Token Transit App allows you to purchase passes and individual rides from your mobile device. Cashless & contact-free – Just activate your pass as you board and show the screen to the driver.
  • Metro Link – Kalamazoo App – Riders can book rides, pay and track their Link vehicle in one convenient app
  • Token Vending Machines – Metro has eight token machines located throughout the community which are able to dispense 14 tokens for $20:
    1. Kalamazoo Transportation Center
    2. Walmart (Gull Road location)
    3. Borgess Hospital
    4. Bronson Hospital
    5. Kalamazoo Valley Community College
    6. Harding’s (West Main location)
    7. Portage Community Outreach Center
    8. Michigan Work
Token Transit – The App That Let’s Your Pay and Get On Your Way

Token Transit gives riders the option to purchase passes at any time and use them as needed. All you need is your mobile device!

  • Purchase any pass, anytime
  • Transfer passes to other Token Transit users
  • No physical pass or cash required – activate your pass when boarding, show the screen to the driver and enjoy the ride!

Token Transit gives you the ability to purchase any Metro pass from anywhere at any time. It is free to download and convenient to use.

Learn more and download at the Token Transit website

Have questions for the staff at Metro? Contact Us

Kalamazoo Metro