Buying Tickets, Tokens and Passes
Where to buy your fare
There is a number of ways you can purchase TTC Tickets, Tokens and Passes.
Located at every subway station, this is where you can pay your fare, and purchase tickets, tokens and passes. Tickets, Tokens and Weekly Passes can be purchased by cash only.
- Tokens are sold in various quantities.
- Senior/Student tickets are sold in multiples of five.
- Child tickets are sold in multiples of ten.
Buying a monthly Metropass at a Collector Booth is now easier
Subway station Collector Booths that accept debit card and credit cards (Visa, Mastercard, or American Express) for Metropass purchases.
Authorized TTC Fare Media Sellers
Tickets, tokens and passes are also available at over 1,200 Authorized TTC Fare Media Sellers in Toronto. For the locations of Authorized TTC Fare Media Sellers, call Customer Information at 416-393-INFO (4636) and select "0" for Operator Assisted Service - available from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, except statutory holidays or see list below:
Token Vending Machines
Token Vending Machines are available in many stations and dispense tokens in quantities of one, three and seven. Token Vending Machines accept cash only.
Located in select Subway Stations, the Pass Vending Machine offers a variety of passes for purchase by debit card.
All passes dispensed through the Pass Vending Machine do not have a validation sticker - passes are valid and ready to use.
Airport Vending Machine
You can purchase single fare tickets at Toronto Pearson International Airport. There are two TTC ticket vending machines in Terminal 1, located at the Public Transit area of the Ground Transportation Level, just inside from where the TTC buses stop (curbside, at column "R").
Use cash or major credit cards anytime of the day or night to purchase Adult, Senior/Student and Child tickets. Detach and deposit the ticket portion into the farebox on the bus - retain your receipt portion. Ask the Driver for a transfer if you are planning to continue your trip on another connecting TTC route.