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Patrons riding Caltrain may receive free transfer to VTA local, limited stop bus, bus rapid transit, community buses and light rail if they have at least a 2-zone (1-zone for Senior/Disabled) Caltrain monthly pass loaded onto their Clipper card.  Adult customers wishing to upgrade to VTA Express routes may do so for a $2.00 upgrade fee (there is no upgrade fee for youth or senior/disabled), which could be paid for only by using cash fare on the Clipper card.

Caltrain One-way single ride tickets, round trip tickets, 10-ride tickets, Adult and Youth single-zone monthly tickets and weekly tickets are not eligible for transfer privileges or fare credit.  Caltrain Day Passes and the Caltrain Go Pass sticker issued on company ID cards are not accepted on VTA.

VTA fares with valid+ Caltrain Monthly Ticket:

Adult Single Ride: No Charge
Adult Express Single Ride: $2.00

*Youth Single Ride: No Charge
*Youth Express Single Ride: No Charge

*Senior/Disabled Single Ride: No Charge
*Senior/Disabled Express Single Ride: No Charge

* Identification required for Youth, Senior/Disabled fares.

+ Caltrain Monthly pass must be valid as to date and time for the period during which it is used, and must be valid for two or more zones for Adult and Youth, or one zone for Senior/Disabled/Medicare passengers.

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Notices & Service Alerts

Last update: 12/12/2017

Fare Changes: begin Monday, January 1st

Bus & Light Rail Service Changes: begin Monday, January 1st

Reroute of Downtown San Jose Lines: due to TiVo Santa Run Sun 12/18

Temporary Bus Stop Relocation: for line 323 through February 2018