Fare Chart

Important: A new fare chart will be effective on July 1, 2018. View New Fares (Download PDF)

Caltrain fares are based on the number of zones that are partially or wholly traveled through by the passenger. View the System Map.

Full fares will apply to all customers 19 years of age or older except those who qualify for an Eligible Discount ticket, which is approximately 50 percent of the full-fare price. View the fare descriptions.

Adult Full Fare

Ticket Type* How to Buy Travel within
1 Zone 2 Zones 3 Zones 4 Zones 5 Zones 6 Zones
One Way Ticket Machine $3.75 $6.00 $8.25 $10.50 $12.75 $15.00
Clipper Card $3.20 $5.45 $7.70 $9.95 $12.20 $14.45
Day Pass+ Ticket Machine $7.50 $12.00 $16.50 $21.00 $25.50 $30.00
Zone Upgrade Ticket Machine $2.25 per zone
Monthly Pass Clipper Card $89.60 $152.60 $215.60 $278.60 $341.60 $404.60

+ With the opening of  Levi’s® Stadium, Caltrain is offering a joint adult Caltrain/VTA Day Pass. The Caltrain portion is valid to Zone 3 and costs an additional $7 compared to a Caltrain Day Pass. The joint pass is valid on Caltrain through the last train of the night and on VTA buses and light rail until 3 a.m. It is not valid on VTA Express service on 49ers game days. VTA Express service information.  Purchase the pass at your boarding station, not Mountain View.

Eligible Discount Fare**

Ticket Type* How to Buy Travel within
1 Zone 2 Zones 3 Zones 4 Zones 5 Zones 6 Zones
One Way Ticket Machine $1.75 $2.75 $3.75 $4.75 $5.75 $6.75
Clipper Card $1.60 $2.60 $3.60 $4.60 $5.60 $6.60
Day Pass Ticket Machine $3.75 $6.00 $8.25 $10.50 $12.75 $15.00
Zone Upgrade Ticket Machine $1.00 per zone
Monthly Pass Clipper Card $44.80 $72.80 $100.80 $128.80 $156.80 $184.80

* For additional information about ticket types, visit our ticket types page

** Senior / Disabled / Youth / Medicare Cardholder. Conductor or fare inspector may request proof of age or eligibility.

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