Unified Fare Payment

Streetcar

Unified Fare Payment in Detroit

The QLine streetcar joins the fare payment system of DDOT and SMART buses in the Motor City.

August 20, 2019 - Detroit Free Press

China Public Transit

In China, One Transit Card for 260 Cities

A single fare card grants access to public transit rides in 260 Chinese cities.

June 19, 2019 - ECNS

Metro Subway Los Angeles

One Fare Card for All 26 Transit Agencies in Los Angeles County

Los Angeles County has dreamed the impossible dream—and will now provide transit access to all of its transit agencies with the use of one fare card.

September 18, 2015 - Curbed LA

Still Waiting on the Universal Fare Card for U.S. Transit Systems

Some people dream of jet packs, others dream of using a smartphone to navigate between transit systems and modes without needing to stop to buy a new fare card.

August 12, 2015 - CityLab

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