Category Archives: PRESTO card

PRESTO Website Affected August 4th and 5th 2017

Metrolinx has announced that they are planning on doing a system upgrade on the PRESTO website from late evening Friday August 4th until late morning Saturday August 5th, 2017. During the upgrade, the website may not be accessible. Advertisements

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TTC to make Tokens & Tickets Obsolete

The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) has announced that it will be making tokens and tickets obsolete sometime in 2017.  The TTC has announced that its whole fleet – buses, streetcars, and subway stations – will have PRESTO readers by the … Continue reading

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TTC Fare Increase Takes Effect

Starting today, March 1st, 2015, the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) increases many of its fares. As of today, the cost of tokens increases to $2.80, as does the PRESTO fare.  The cost of the monthly Metropass increases to $141.50.  The … Continue reading

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Single PRESTO Card to Work in GTHA and Ottawa

Metrolinx, the Ontario Government‘s agency that deals with transit in the province, and specifically in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA), has decided to merge its two PRESTO card operations into one. Currently Metrolinx operates two PRESTO card systems: … Continue reading

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