Metro Services

In partnership with Metro, the city offers discounted fare rates on local Metro buses and transit. Reduced fares are available to those who qualify:
  • Seniors/Disabled - $16/Monthly Fare
  • K-12 Students - $17/Monthly Fare
  • College/Vocational Students - $32/Monthly Fare
Once your application is approved, you can purchase reduced monthly fares directly at the South Gate Transit Services office, located at the Sports Center.

Transit Access Pass (TAP)
You will need to obtain a TAP card from Metro and South Gate Metro card to enroll in the reduced fare program. Applications for both cards are located at the Transit Services office. Registration help is available to Seniors for a minimal fee of $5.

Once enrolled you can purchase up to 6 months of reduced fares at the transit office. For applications and more information on reduced fares, please visit Metro’s website.