There are a few options for you to purchase your transit pass or tickets.

  1. Visit a Customer Service Centre
  2. Visit City Hall Cashiers (Only cash or debit are accepted at this location.)
  3. Use the My Fare app
  4. Buy online at
  5. Many convenience and grocery stores sell our tickets and monthly passes; look for the sign on the front entrance indicating that they sell Calgary Transit fare products.

Low Income and Low Income Seniors Passes

Once approved by Fair Entry, you can purchase your pass in the following ways:

  1. Online at beginning the 6th of each month for the following month.
  2. In person, beginning the 15th of each month, by showing your photo ID (examples of accepted IDs are Alberta Driver's License or Alberta Government Identification or Passport) at one of these locations:
    Customer Service Centres
    City Hall Cashiers (Only cash or debit are accepted at this location.)
    Village Square Leisure Centre (Mon-Fri, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.)
    *Southland Leisure Centre

*Closed until further notice due to COVID-19 response.

Taking the CTrain?

If you’re taking the CTrain, you can purchase your fare (Adult & Youth Single ride tickets and Day Passes) from the ticket vending machines located at the station. The machines accept cash (coins only), credit and debit.


If you are using tickets purchased in advance be sure to validate your ticket at the ticket vending machine before entering the fare restricted zone.