1-trip, All modes A


  • The 1-trip ticket is valid for one trip. 
  • This fare allows you to travel on the bus, métro, train and REM trains in Zone A. 
  • 1-trip, All Modes A magnetic fare cards purchased at métro stations must be validated on STM equipment in order to be used for transfers on trains in Zone A.
  • This is the only transit fare that may be purchased aboard a bus (exact change required).
  • A transfer is issued in the case of a cash purchase.

Fare validity

The ticket is valid for 120 minutes after it is validated.

See rules about transfers


  • You may not make return trips or interrupt your trip and take another bus on the same route.
  • You may not return to the metro system once you have left a station.
  • This fare is not valid for the 747 YUL Aéroport / Centre-Ville line.
  • This fare is not valid outside of Zone A.
  • For trips to and from métro stations in Laval and Longueuil, you need an All Modes AB fare.


Regular fare: $3.75
Reduced fare – age 6 -17*: $2.75
Reduced fare – age 65 and +**: $2.75

*To benefit from a reduced fare, you must have an OPUS card with photo. Only reduced fare tickets for children age 6 to 11 may be purchased on board buses or métro without photo ID OPUS card.

**Residents of the agglomeration of Montréal ride for free in Zone A with the fare called Free 65+, All Modes A. Find out more about eligibility criteria.

**Not a resident of the agglomeration of Montréal? To benefit from a reduced fare, you must have an OPUS card with photo. The reduced fare tickets for age 65 and + may be purchased on board buses or métro with photo ID OPUS card.

Where to purchase

  • On the bus with the exact change
  • In the metro from fare vending machines (reduced fare 1-trip tickets only available on registered photo ID OPUS card) or at the ticket booth from a station officer (ticket or on OPUS card)
  • At an authorized retailer
  • On the Chrono mobile app (to reload the transit fare on your OPUS card)
  • At metropolitan ticket offices

Available on


  OPUS card

ou   L'Occasionnelle card 1

Proof of payment

A validated transit fare is your proof of payment. You must keep it for the duration of your trip and show it to an inspector upon request.

If you are unable to show proof of payment, you will be subject to a fine of up to $500 (plus costs).

  1. The 1-trip fare at regular fare may be purchased on occasional smart cards only at an autorized retailer. In the metro, this fare is available only on tickets.
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