*Update Thursday, July 1: The effective date for STAR fare increases is now July 12, 2010. ART fare increases proceed as scheduled.*
Don't forget about the new fares effective this Thursday.
For ART, that means moving from $1.25 to $1.50 for both SmarTrip and cash fare. Seniors, individuals with disabilities and teens ride for $0.75.
The tiered-fare structure for STAR paratransit system will be adjusted as follows:
- $2.50 to $3.00 for local trips (Zone 1)
- $3.00 to $4.00 for trips inside the Beltway (Zone 2)
- $7.00 to $8.50 for regional trips (Zone 3)