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Free Sunday and Wednesday Bus, LRT and O-Train Rides for Seniors in Ottawa starting July 2019

In case you haven’t heard yet, Seniors can now ride OCTranspo services whether it’s bus, LRT or O’train for Free on Sundays and Wednesdays.

Wednesday’s  has been free for a while for 65 and over, but staring this month (July 2019) Sunday’s are also free.

Visit the following website for more info – www.octranspo.com/en/fares/reduced-fares/senior/

Seniors 65+ can ride no charge on OC Transpo buses and the O-Train on Wednesdays and Sundays. If you’re using a fare gate, you must use a Presto card set with the senior discount. You may be asked for proof of age when you use a card with this discount. This offer does not apply to Para Transpo.

You need to have prove of age when you ride.

Seniors also receive discounted fares on Para Transpo!

If you look younger than 65 years old, you will need to show a proof of your age if requested.

 

Presto cards with a senior discount

Buying a card with a Senior discount

You can buy a card set with a Senior discount at:

Anyone can buy a Presto card with an age-based discount. You can buy it for yourself or on behalf of an eligible person. You must qualify to use the card with a discounted fare. You also need to carry proof of your age when you ride.

posted by Eric Manherz on July 17, 2019

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