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The easiest way to pay for your ride is with an ORCA card that can be purchased at any one of our ticket machines. You can also pay with a credit/debit card such as Visa or MasterCard or buy a ticket with cash.

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Reduced fares

Get all the benefits of an ORCA card for a fraction of the cost with our ORCA LIFT reduced fare program. With the ORCA LIFT card, income-qualified riders can save. Eligibility is based on your household income. See if you qualify.

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Tap on. Tap off.

When using your ORCA card to ride Link light rail, don't forget to tap on when you board – the single beep will let you know your card has been accepted. When you reach your destination, make sure you tap off and listen for the two beeps.

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How to transfer

Use your ORCA card to transfer between modes of transportation. It's the quickest and easiest way to get you to where you want to go.