*Operating Hours may accommodate special events. Please visit the Service Changes page for more information.
Fare: Following reopening in 2021, fares are free for the first 30 days.
Normally, $0.75 per ride (Insert into the fare gate nearest to your right hand). Children ages 5 and under ride free.
Cash (U.S. Nickels, Dimes, Quarters)
Tokens (Available in or near stations)
Monthly, Annual and Convention/Special Event passes are available online or by calling (313) 224-2160.
Senior Citizens and Disabled Patrons:
Half-fare tokens are available to the elderly, disabled and Medicare cardholders. These patrons are also eligible to receive a 50% discount on the People Mover FAST PASS.
In order to qualify for discounted passes and/or tokens, senior citizens must reside in Detroit, Hamtramck, or Highland Park. Individuals must bring one or more of the following written documentation in person to the Detroit Transportation Corporation: 535 Griswold, 4th Floor, Monday - Friday, between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.
SENIOR CITIZENS need to provide proof of age in the form of either:
- Certified Birth Certificate
- Driver's License
- Michigan State I.D. Card
- or Medicare Card
Proof of Residency must also be provided in the form of:
- Detroit Department of Transportation Bus Card;
- Michigan State I.D. Card;
- or Driver's License
Note: This program applies to seniors in Detroit, Hamtramck or Highland Park.
DISABLED must provide the following Proof of Disability:
- Michigan Secretary of State Certificate or Medicare Card
Patrons requesting para-transit services, please contact the Detroit Department of Transportation at 313-833-1300.
WHAT IS THE COST OF A DETROIT PEOPLE MOVER PASS?
Senior citizens are eligible to receive one (1) Annual Pass at the discounted rate of $10.00 each year.
Senior citizens and disabled persons living outside Detroit, Highland Park and Hamtramck areas may purchase passes at a 50% discount. Monthly passes are available at a reduced rate of just $5.00 each; semi-annual passes, $25.00; and annual passes, $50.00. The Detroit Transportation Corporation cannot be responsible for lost passes. However, damaged cards will be replaced free of charge.
WHAT IS THE COST OF DETROIT PEOPLE MOVER TOKENS?
Tokens are available to all senior citizens and disabled persons at a discounted rate of just $.35 each. This reduced rate is available only at our office located at 535 Griswold, 4th floor. Individuals purchasing tokens from vending machines in stations or from outside vendors must pay the full cost of $.75 per token.
For further information call (313) 224-2160.