Monthly Passes and 10-Ride Tickets can be purchased with a credit or debit card on this website by clicking on Tickets. Tickets will not be shipped to P.O. Boxes. For online ticket purchases allow up to 7 business days for delivery from the date it was printed and shipped.
Monthly Passes are for the exclusive use of the purchaser and are not transferable. If you order a Monthly Pass online, the pass mailed to you will be for the subsequent month. If you need to ride sooner you can order 10-Ride tickets, if you need a Monthly Pass for the current month you can purchase your pass from a ticket agent. Monthly Passes are valid until noon on the first business day of the following month and refunds are subject to a $5 fee per transaction if returned after the first day of the month.
Ten-Ride Tickets are good for one year. Ten-Ride Tickets are non-refundable. This ticket is ideal for occasional commuters or leisure travelers. One 10-Ride Ticket can be shared by people riding together.
Metra / CTA Link-Up Pass - $55
Monthly Pass holders can purchase a Link-Up for connecting travel. Valid weekdays on CTA (6 a.m.to 9:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.) and on Pace anytime. Pass sold by Metra, use with Monthly Pass.
Metra/Pace PlusBus - $30
Monthly Pass holders can purchase an unlimited ride PlusBus pass to be used in conjunction with their monthly ticket good for travel on all Pace suburban buses. Pace buses connect with Metra trains at many stations. For more information, please visit Pace.
You can set up a My Metra account to schedule the regular delivery of Monthly Passes or 10-Ride Tickets. First, go online, establish your account and place a ticket order you would like to receive every month, after you have entered all of your information, when you come to the page Review Order, click the box Create Recurring Order. Now on the order date you've established, the same order will be processed and charged to the credit or debit card you entered each month and the order will be mailed to you automatically. For instance, an order for one October Monthly Pass placed on Sept. 20 would be processed again on Oct. 20 for one November pass, then on Nov. 20 for a December pass, etc. No need to worry about ordering every month or accidentally missing the deadline for monthly pass sales (the 20th of the prior month). You can even schedule to skip a month if, for example, you are planning to go on vacation.
Metra Mobile Tickets - Ventra App
Click here to explore the Ventra Mobile App.