SmarTrip? is your ticket to ride.

SmarTrip? is how to pay for fare on all Metrorail stations in DC, Maryland and Virginia, Metro parking garages and lots, Metrobus routes, MTA, and partner regional bus providers.

SmarTrip benefits include:

  • One payment method for rail, bus, and parking
  • Contactless mobile payments on your smartphone and watch
  • Auto Reload and never worry about reloading again
  • One payment method for rail, bus, and parking
  • Balance Protection if your plastic card is lost or stolen
  • In addition to Metro trains, buses, and garages, SmarTrip is also accepted on ART, DASH, Fairfax Connector, Cue, RideON, TheBus, DC Circulator, Loudon Country Transit, and Potomac and Rappahannock Transit/PRTC

How to use SmarTrip

Customer Service

Contact Customer Service using the customer comment form or by calling (888) SMARTRIP (888-762-7874), Monday through Friday, 7 AM - 8 PM EST.

Terms and Conditions

View SmarTrip Terms and Conditions.