TransIT - Connecting People & Places

TransIT Fare Policy & Passes
General Public
  • One way base fare $1.50
  • Travel between Frederick and Emmitsburg $1.50
  • Ten-trip ticket: $13
  • Twenty-trip ticket: $25
  • Monthly pass: $50
Senior & Disabled Persons with Reduced Fare**
  • One-way base fare: $0.75
  • Ten-trip ticket: $7
  • Twenty-one trip ticket: $13
  • Monthly pass: $30
Youth / Students with ID
  • Ten-trip ticket: $10
  • Youth / students monthly pass: $30
  • Summer Freedom Pass - $15
Transfers between routes are free, deviations are $2.

Reduced Fare

** To qualify for a reduced fare (either by cash, multi-trip tickets, or monthly pass), the passenger must show 1 of the following forms of identification (ID):
  • TransIT reduced fair ID card
  • Temporary reduced fare eligibility certification on TransIT letterhead
  • City of Frederick senior citizen or handicapped ID card
  • MVA-issued ID card showing age 60+ or disability
  • Other transit system's ID
  • Medicare ID
MARC Passes
The Metro Rail / MARC Transit Link Card is accepted on all TransIT shuttles, fixed-routes, and deviated fixed-route services. MARC 1-way train tickets marked "Frederick" or "Brunswick" and MARC passes are accepted on the Meet-The-MARC Shuttles in route to or from the train station. These tickets or passes will not be accepted during MARC non-operating hours and Saturdays.

An additional $2 will be charged for special stops not along the regular route (deviation) 24-hour advance request required.

Additional Facts / Requirements
  • Medicare card holders are entitled to reduced fares according to the TranslT reduced fare policy.
  • Children under 3-feet tall ride free.
  • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
Purchasing Tickets
Tickets and passes may be purchased at 30 North Market Street and the TransIT Office or ordered by mail. Please allow 1 to 2 weeks for processing ticket orders by mail.

Student tickets are also sold at the Frederick Community College bookstore.

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