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Smart Card Passes

Riders can obtain a variety of reloadable Smart Card Passes to receive discounts on transit.​ Online registration and fare loading is now available by clicking here.


Cash Pass

The Cash Pass is a reloadable smart card that can be pre-loaded in $20 intervals ($20, $40, or $60).  The Cash Pass can be used on all Transit services including:  Chatham Conventional, Inter-urban, Chatham Accessible and Wallaceburg Accessible. The Cash Pass does not expire and is transferable to other transit riders. 

Cash Pass users of the Chatham Conventional service will receive a discount on the regular urban (conventional) cash fare.

On-Peak & Off-Peak Discounts

  • On-Peak: 7:00 am to 10:00 am and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm - 20% discount
  • Off-Peak: 6:00 am to 7:00 am, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm, 4:00 pm to 7:30 pm and Saturdays - 50% discount

30-Day Urban Smart Card Pass

30-Day Urban Transit Passes allow for unlimited rides starting the first day it's used on the bus, continuing for 30 calendar days. The cost for adults is $75.00. These passes are also available to students and seniors at a greater discount. You are able to purchase 30, 60, or 90 consecutive days each time you load the card. This card is non-transferable.

An Affordable Pass for low-income residents is also available.


22-Ride Inter-Urban Smart Card Pass

22-Ride Inter-Urban Transit Passes are available to adults at the discounted cost of $100.00. 22-Ride passes are also available to students and seniors at a greater discount. This card is non-transferable.


St. Clair College Semester Pass

Semester Passes for students attending St. Clair College Thames Campus are available at a cost of $120.00 per semester. This pass provides students with unlimited rides on urban transit routes all semester. Passes can only be purchased at the Chatham Civic Centre with a valid Student ID or proof of full-time registration. This card is non-transferable.


Smart Card Bulk Orders

Vendors and service groups looking to place a bulk order of smart cards should complete the Bulk Order Request Form.


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