Senior Citizens not living in Miami-Dade County
Senior citizens (those who are 65 years old and over) who do not reside in Miami-Dade County (MDC) can ride on Metrobus and Metrorail at the discount fare with a Discount Fare EASY Card.
Seniors need to provide proof of age.
All applicants must present a government issued Picture ID.
To obtain a Discount Fare Easy Card please complete the discount fare form Discount Fare ID Application . All applicants must also present a government issued photo ID.
The completed application must then be brought to the Transit Service Center, located on the second level of the Government Center Metrorail station at 111 NW 1st Street, Miami, FL 33128.
(Please note that all forms on this page are in standard PDF, including the Discount Fare ID Application.
These forms must be printed out by the patron.
Once you obtain your Discount Fare EASY Card, you must load the card with monetary value to ride at half fare whenever you board a bus or train, with a 1-Month Pass for $50, a 7-Day Pass for $13 or a 1-Day Pass for $2.50.
Cards can be loaded and reloaded for up to three years wherever EASY cards (link) are sold.
The Discount Fare EASY Card has a photo of the patron. This means that the card can only be used by the person whose photo appears on the card.
Discount Fare Rates
Apply for the Discount Fare EASY Card at the Transit Service Center and it is automatically registered for balance protection.
|Metrobus & Metrorail||$1.00|
Renewals by Mail or Fax
To renew by mail or fax, copies of the required documents must be forwarded to Miami-Dade Transit (MDT). This does NOT include new applications. Your address must be current and correct in our computer system.
Discount Fare – Seniors 65 and over should provide the following:
- Completed Discount Fare Application
- Valid Government issued picture identification
- Front and back of current EASY Card
Mail: Miami-Dade Transit
Special Pass Programs
P.O. Box 01-9005
Miami, FL 33101
Fax: SPECIAL PASS PROGRAMS
Lost, Stolen or Damaged EASY Cards
If your Discount Fare EASY Card is lost or stolen, report it by calling 786-469-5028.
You can get your lost, stolen or damaged EASY Card replaced at any of the Transit Service Centers by completing the EASY Card Replacement Form (PDF)
There is a $10 fee to replace a lost or stolen Discount Fare EASY Card. A one-time fee waiver is available if an original police report listing the Discount Fare EASY Card is presented.
Miami-Dade County provides equal access and equal opportunity in employment and does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its programs or services. Auxiliary aids and services for communication are available with five days’ advance notice.
For material in alternate format (audiotape, Braille or computer disk), a sign-language interpreter or other accommodations,
Email Marcos Ortega
Or write to:
701 NW 1st Court – Suite 1700
Miami, FL 33136
Attn: Marcos Ortega
Also, you can call 786-469-5028 (TDD/TTY Number 305-468-5402) to request an application be mailed to you for any of MDT’s Discount Programs.
Assistance to complete the application, personal information section, is provided at the time the application is submitted to the Transit Service Center, if needed.Back to Top Page Last Edited: Tue Oct 30, 2012 10:27:08 AM
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