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WAYS TO PAY

There are various ways to pay your fare when riding MCT. Check out the options below and find the best fare method for you.

MCT Local Fare … $1 .00
Trips within Madison County. 

MCT Regional Fare … $3.00 
Trips to or from St. Clair County or St. Louis. 

MCT 2-Hour Regional Pass … $3.00 
Valid for unlimited multi-directional rides on all MCT fixed routes, all MetroBus routes and all MetroLink trains for two hours from purchase. No transfers or upgrades issued on this pass.  

MCT Day Pass … $5.00 
Valid on all MCT fixed-route buses for the full calendar day on which it is purchased. 

Tokens 
Madison County Transit sells $1 bus tokens in rolls of 25. MCT bus tokens are valid on all MCT buses and can be used toward the cash fare of a trip, or the purchase of an MCT on-board pass. 

MCT tokens are particularly beneficial for agencies, institutions, and other service organizations seeking to meet the transportation needs of their patrons. 

MCT Local Monthly Pass … $40.00
Valid on all MCT Local Routes for the month in which it is purchased.

MCT System Monthly Pass … $70.00
Valid on all MCT routes for the month in which it is purchased.

MCT System and Local Monthly Passes can be purchased at any of the following locations:

Alton Schnucks
2811 E. Homer Adams Parkway
Alton, IL 62002
618-465-6673Bethalto Schnucks
72 Airport Plaza
Bethalto, IL 62010
618-377-0235

Collinsville Schnucks
501 Beltline Road
Collinsville, IL 62234
618-345-7661

Edwardsville Schnucks
2222 Troy Road
Edwardsville, IL 62025
618-659-0010

Godfrey Schnucks
2712 Godfrey Road
Godfrey, IL 62035
618-466-7060

 Granite City Schnucks
3100 Madison Ave
Granite City, IL 62040
618-451-0517MetroRide Store
701 Convention Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63101
314-982-1495

SIUE Info Center
Morris University Center
Edwardsville, IL 62026
618-650-2000

Wood River Public Library
326 E Ferguson Ave
Wood River, IL 62095
618-254-4832

Wood River Schnucks
1900 E Edwardsville Rd
Wood River, IL 62095
618-251-5660

Monthly Passes can also be purchased on your phone through the Token Transit app.

MCT offers special rates for students in grades K-12. Visit our Student Monthly Pass page for more information!

The Student Monthly Pass is just $15 per month

Student Monthly Passes can be purchased as early as the 15th of the month prior to the month for which it is purchased. 

You can purchase a Student Monthly Pass in person at the MCT Main Office in Pontoon Beach with cash or card. Or, over the phone 618-797-4600

MCT Main Office 
1 Transit Way 
Pontoon Beach, IL 62040 

How do I use a Student Monthly Pass? 

  • Board the bus and show your pass to the driver. 
  • A student ID may be requested with your pass. 
  • Take a seat and ride all month long.
  • Keep your Student Monthly Pass in a safe place. MCT is not responsible for lost, stolen, or damaged passes.
  • Passes will not be accepted if torn or defaced. 

Questions? 

Call: 618-797-4636 
Email: info@mct.org

MCT has five pass options available on the Token Transit app.  

MCT Local 30-Day Pass … $40.00 

Valid for unlimited rides on MCT buses in Madison County for 30 calendar days from the first activation. 

MCT System 30-Day Pass … $70.00

Valid for unlimited rides on all MCT buses for 30 calendar days from the first activation.  

MCT 7-Day Pass … $15.00

Valid for unlimited rides on all MCT buses for seven calendar days from the first activation.  

MCT Day Pass … $5.00

Valid for unlimited rides on all MCT buses for the full day on which it is purchased. 

MCT 2-Hour Regional Pass … $3.00 

Valid for unlimited rides on any MCT bus for two hours from first activation. 

Metro Monthly System Pass … $78.00

Valid on all MCT fixed routes, on all Metro bus routes and MetroLink. To purchase, visit  www.metrostlouis.org. Not valid on Muny Express. 

Metro Weekly Pass … $27.00

Valid on all MCT fixed routes, on all Metro bus routes and MetroLink. To purchase, visit the MetroRide Store in downtown St. Louis. Not valid on Muny Express.