Public transport tickets and fares

What you need to know about tickets and fares, to get around Perth on our buses, trains and ferries.
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Information is provided about:

  • types of tickets
  • SmartRider cards and cash tickets
  • fares
  • zones, time limits and current fare schedule
  • special fares
  • student fare, two-section fare, DayRider and FamilyRider
  • free travel
  • concessions, free transit zones and central area transit (CAT) buses
  • concessions guide
  • comprehensive guide to all the concessions on offer
  • fare examples
  • examples of the flexibility and savings our system offers
  • zone map
  • understand zones and time limits
  • registering for Smartrider
  • save up to 20% when you set up autoload