Staying in town? Pick up your Light Rail schedule at your hotel to plan your excursions. Fares for the Light Rail are both affordable and convenient. Basic fares for those 19 to 61 are $2.50 for a single ticket or $7.00 for a daily pass. Senior citizens (62+), persons with disabilities, and students (grades K-12) can ride for $1.25 for a single ticket or $3,50 for a daily pass. Single ride tickets are valid for 90 minutes from the time of validation.
You can easily get your single ticket or daily passes with the Connect Card, the ZipPass, or fare vending machines. The Connect Card is an electronic transit fare payment system you can purchase online or at participating Raleys and BelAir stores. This reloadable smart card is embedded with a computer chip that stores Cash Value, passes, and discount fares. If apps are more your style, download SacRT's ZipPass mobile app and purchase single trip passes through your smartphone. Or, buy your single ticket at one of SacRT's fare vending machines found on all three of SacRT's light rail lines using cash or major credit cards.
Next time you find yourself in Rancho Cordova, lower your carbon footprint and leave your vehicle in park. The SacRT Light Rail is a fun, affordable, and convenient way to get around town.