New Fare Payment System: Chicago Area's Ventra Card

Starting in 2013, Chicago area transit riders will have a new and more convenient way to pay for rides on CTA and Pace with a new fare payment system. 

Introducing: Ventra.

Ventra is the new fare payment system that will allow customers to use a single fare card for regional transit throughout the Chicago area. You'll be able to pay for CTA and Pace bus and train rides with a number of contactless payment methods.

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