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How to Ride

Discover how easy it is to ride Metrolink.

Ride Metrolink


There are hundreds of connections you can make with your valid Metrolink ticket including city bus, shuttle bus, light rail, and subway lines. Just three simple rules:

same day ticket

Same Day Ticket

All Metrolink tickets must be stamped with today’s date to be valid for boarding connecting transit (Monthly Passes must be for the current month).

Local Transit

Local Transit Only

Metrolink tickets are good for free rides on most local transit services only. An additional fare payment may be required for express or other non-local bus service.

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Show Ticket

Just show your Metrolink ticket to the driver or attendant upon boarding your connecting transit service.

Ready To Ride?

Using Metrolink is a wonderful experience that doesn’t require a lot of effort. For the best experience riding our trains, we suggest planning your trips first. This will inform you of everything you need to know to have a pleasent and memorable trip, everytime.


Find Stations

Decide on your departure station and where you plan on getting off by using our station locator.

View Stations

Check Schedule

After you know your stations, find the best times to arrive at your departing station by viewing our schedules.

View Schedules

Check Price

All you need to know now is how much your trip costs. Use our price finder to get the amount.