Fare Info

Regular Fare

For ages 10-64 (under 10 free*)


Single Ride

Ride free after spending:

per day
per week
per calendar month

Reduced Fare

For qualifying individuals learn more


Single Ride

Ride free after spending:

per day
per week
per calendar month

*With a paid fare, children nine and under ride for free (up to 3 children per fare). Individuals ten and older pay full price.

Where to Buy

MetGo cards can be purchased and reloaded at ticket vending machines (TVMs) located at Metro Rail stations, the Metropolitan Transportation Center, Buffalo Niagara International Airport, Niagara Falls Airport, Niagara Falls Transportation Center, Portage Rd Transportation Center and participating retail partners.

MetGo Pass
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Retail Partners

Participating 7-Eleven, CVS, and Walgreens stores

Retail Locations

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Metropolitan Transportation Center

Metro Customer Service Center, 181 Ellicott Street

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Passes available at Ticket Vending Machines.

Passes purchased at Ticket Vending Machines are not eligible for reduced fare discounts. For more information on reduced fares and eligibility, please visit Reduced Fares - Metro Bus & Rail (nfta.com)

MetGo Passes
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Single Trip


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Round Trip Rail

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Day Pass

Unlimited travel per day

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7 Day Pass



Summer GO Pass

Summer GO Pass

Metro is offering the Summer GO Pass Program to youths up to 17 years of age. This year the cost of the pass is $60 and allows travel on the Metro Bus or Rail system seven days a week during service hours.

The pass can be used by one person per trip, beginning on Wednesday, June 26th, 2024, through Tuesday, September 3rd, 2024. Passes can be purchased at the MTC at 181 Ellicott St. Buffalo, NY 14203


Can I still pay cash?

Cash payments are still accepted for fares on all buses, and for passes at all TVMs, but are not eligible for fare capping or reduced-fare discounts (unless the rider possesses a valid Reduced Fare MetGo card). Cash fares on buses are single ride only.