Ways to Pay

One Way Fares

Pay by cash or token. Offers periodic riders flexibility on both fixed route and curb-to-curb services.

Pay Cash or Token

Multiple Ride Passes

Buy 10 rides at a time. Gives occasional riders the ease of a pass. Spec-Tran also comes in a 4-Ride cardpass.

Buy Multiple Rides

Unlimited Ride Passes

Ride all you need on fixed-route buses for a specific period of time. A bargain for regular riders.

Buy Unlimited Rides

Shop Fares Online

Shop Online Store

Purchase multiple and unlimited ride passes.

Buy CATA Passes in person

Visit Select Locations

Buy in person at CATA facilities and select businesses across Greater Lansing.

Pay fare while boarding CATA

Pay While Boarding

Fareboxes accept exact change with $1, $5, and $10 bills, as well as all U.S. coins.

Discount Fares & Passes

Discounts apply to Medicare cardholders, students with a valid college or CATA Student ID, persons with disabilities, seniors age 62 and older with a valid CATAClub card, or ADA card.

Learn about discounts

Customer Service

Need help? Call us at 517-394-1000