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Effective 1/1/19, VTA Day Pass will increase from $7 to $7.50. This increase will impact the joint Caltrain + VTA Day Pass.

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 $96.00 $163.50 $231.00 $298.50 $366.00 $433.50

+ 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.
++ Customers with a two-zone or greater Caltrain Monthly Pass get free local rides or free local ride credits on SamTrans. Visit the SamTrans Inter-Agency Transfers page for details. VTA (Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority) offers Caltrain customers with a two-zone or greater Caltrain Monthly Pass free transfers to VTA local, limited stop bus, bus rapid transit and light rail. For more information visit the VTA Caltrain Fares page.
 

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 $48.00 $78.00 $108.00 $138.00 $168.00 $198.00

+ Eligible Discount Monthly Pass holders get free local rides or free local ride credits on SamTrans. For more information visit the SamTrans Inter-Agency Transfers page. VTA (Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority) also offers a free transfer for Eligible Discount Monthly Pass holders. Visit VTA's Caltrain fare page for more information.

* 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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