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If you’re an occasional TTC rider or just visiting Toronto, the new PRESTO Ticket may be perfect for you! 

Frequently Asked Questions

A PRESTO Ticket is a limited-use paper PRESTO card that can be used to pay your fare on the TTC. It is designed for people who do not have a PRESTO card, infrequent travellers on the TTC or tourists.

PRESTO Tickets can be purchased at select Fare Vending Machines at the following locations:

TTC Subway Stations

  • Downsview Park
  • Ellesmere
  • Finch
  • Finch West
  • Highway 407
  • Jane
  • Islington
  • Kennedy
  • Kipling
  • Lawrence East
  • Lawrence West
  • Midland
  • McCowan
  • North York Centre
  • Old Mill
  • Pioneer Village
  • Royal York
  • Runnymede
  • Scarborough Town Centre
  • Sheppard West
  • Sheppard-Yonge
  • Vaughan Metropolitan Centre
  • Warden
  • Wilson
  • Yorkdale
  • York University

Shoppers Drug Mart

East York
  • East York Town Centre, 45 Overlea Blvd., Toronto
  • Leaside (WellWise), 65 Wicksteed Avenue, Unit 200, Toronto
  • Albion Mall, 1530 Albion Road, Etobicoke
  • Rexdale Plaza, 123 Rexdale Blvd, Etobicoke
North York
  • 4990 Yonge Street, 4990 Yonge Street, Toronto
  • Center Point Mall, 6428 Yonge Street, North York
  • Bathurst & Invermay, 3874 Bathurst Street, Toronto
  • Bathurst & Sheppard, 598 Sheppard Avenue West, North York
  • Cedarcroft Mall, 5998 Bathurst Street, North York
  • Donwood Plaza, 51 Underhill Dr, North York
  • Downsview Plaza, 1084 Wilson Avenue, Toronto
  • Fairview Mall, 1800 Sheppard Avenue East, Unit 2075, North York
  • Flemingdon Park Plaza, 747 Don Mills Road, Unit 1, Toronto
  • Leslie &York Mills, 1859 Leslie Street, Toronto
  • Nymark Plaza, 4865 Leslie Street, Toronto
  • Parkwoods Centre, 1285 York Mills Road, Building A, Toronto
  • Pickle Barrel Plaza, 5899 Leslie Street, Toronto
  • Rimrock Plaza, 1115 Lodestar Road, Building E, North York
  • Sheppard Centre, 4841 Yonge St., Willowdale
  • The Donway West, 946 Lawrence Avenue East, Unit 2, Toronto
  • Victoria Van Horne S.C., 2794 Victoria Park Avenue, Toronto
  • Wycliffe Plaza, 6205 Bathurst Street, North York
  • Yonge & Finch, 5576 Yonge Street, North York
  • York Plaza, 1597 Wilson Avenue, North York
  • York University Keele Campus, 4700 Keele Street, York Lanes, Toronto
  • Agincourt Mall, 2330 Kennedy Road, Toronto
  • Bridlewood Mall, 2900 Warden Ave, Scarborough
  • Cedar Heights Plaza, 629 Markham Road, Scarborough
  • Cliffcrest Plaza, 2999 Kingston Road, Scarborough
  • Eastown Centre, 2751 Eglinton Avenue East, Scarborough
  • Kenway Plaza, 2428 Eglinton Avenue East, Scarborough
  • Kennedy & Lawrence, 2251 Lawrence Ave. E., Scarborough
  • Kingside Pharmacy, 255 Morningside Avenue, Scarborough
  • Kingston & Sandown, 2301 Kingston Road, Scarborough
  • Middlefield & Steeles, 5671 Steeles Avenue East, Scarborough
  • McCowan, 685 McCowan Rd, Scarborough
  • McCowan & Ellesmere, 1235 McCowan Road, Scarborough
  • McLevin & Neilson, 1400 Neilson Road, Scarborough
  • Parkway Plaza, 85 Ellesmere Rd., Unit 22, Scarborough
  • Sheppard & Markham, 1780 Markham Road, Unit A, Scarborough
  • Ravine Park Plaza, 265 Port Union Road, Scarborough
  • Rylander & Kingston, 91 Rylander Boulevard, Unit 1022, Scarborough
  • Scarborough Town Centre, 300 Borough Dr., Scarborough
  • Sheppard & Victoria Park, 2901 Sheppard Ave. E., Scarborough
  • Warden & Huntingwood, 2355 Warden Ave, Scarborough
  • Woodside Square, 1571 Sandhurst Circle, Unit 206, Scarborough
  • Bayview Village, 2901 Bayview Ave, Unit 7A, Toronto
  • Dufferin & Steeles, 1881 Steeles Avenue West, Toronto
  • Eaton Centre, 220 Yonge Street, Unit 1-124B, Toronto
  • Eglinton Square, 70 Eglinton Square Blvd, Toronto
  • King & Peter, 388 King Street West, Toronto
  • Steeles Heights Plaza, 1515 Steeles Ave. E., Toronto
  • Sutton Place, 951 Bay Street, Unit G41, Toronto
  • Weston & Lawrence, 1995 Weston Rd., Toronto
  • York Mills Centre, 2528 Bayview Avenue, Toronto
  • Don Mills & Steeles, 2900 Steeles Ave. E., Thornhill
  • New Westminister, 8000 Bathurst St., Thornhill

Later this year, PRESTO Tickets will be available at all Fare Vending Machines and at Shoppers Drug Mart locations in Toronto.

You can buy a single-ride, two-ride or day pass PRESTO Ticket at TTC adult fare rates. Senior, youth or group fares are not available on a PRESTO Ticket.

You can only use a PRESTO Ticket for one person per trip. Two-ride and day pass PRESTO Tickets cannot be used for more than one person during the same trip.

Tap your PRESTO Ticket to enter any TTC subway station, streetcar or bus and to transfer. Keep it with you as you ride as your proof of purchase for TTC fare inspections.

A PRESTO Ticket can only be used on the TTC. If you’re travelling on a TTC bus that crosses into Mississauga or York Region, you’ll need to pay the other part of the fare in cash or the appropriate MiWay or YRT fare media.

You can only use a PRESTO Ticket for one person per trip. Two-ride and day pass PRESTO Tickets cannot be used for more than one person during the same trip.

Your PRESTO Ticket will have an expiry date printed on the back.

If your PRESTO Ticket does not seem to be working, you can check it on a Fare Vending Machine, or on the Wheel Trans fare payment devices. If it doesn’t appear to be working, you can fill out a paper form to request a replacement.

No, your PRESTO Ticket cannot be reloaded as it is designed for limited use.

You can check if your ticket is valid at a Fare Vending Machine or on the Wheel Trans fare payment devices.