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The Senior SmarTrip® card is for customers age 65 and older.
Use this card to pay senior fares on
During free periods, show your Senior SmarTrip® card to your Ride On or Metrobus operator. Do not tap your card on the farebox target, because a fare will be deducted from the card.
To use express buses at all times, you must have value loaded on your card. See locations for loading value.
The cost of the Senior SmarTrip card is $2. There is no value on the card at the time of purchase.
US citizenship is not required.
How do I add a SmarTrip card to my iPhone or Apple Watch?
Add a new SmarTrip card via the SmarTrip app.
Add a new SmarTrip card in Apple Wallet.
Transfer my physical SmarTrip card to Apple Wallet (must have plastic card available).
How do I transfer my plastic SmarTrip card to Google Pay?
Add your plastic SmarTrip card to your SmarTrip account through the web or via the SmarTrip app, find the card, and choose "Transfer Card to Google Pay.” Make sure your phone's NFC is enabled. (Search Settings for "NFC" and verify it is ON.) For information go to: SmarTrip® in Google Pay FAQs | WMATA