Get the PRESTO App

The PRESTO App can keep you connected to your balance and much more. The app lets you load your card instantly..

Tap on with PRESTO for regional travel

With PRESTO you have the freedom to travel across 11 different transit agencies in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area and Ottawa. No matter which transit agency you use, you always pay the lowest fare with PRESTO.

*PRESTO in Google Wallet is NOT accepted on OC Transpo.

How to set a Child, Youth, or Senior PRESTO Fare Type

To set your fare type to your PRESTO card, visit a participating Shoppers Drug Mart location or one of your transit agency's Customer Service Outlets. Visit your local transit agency's website for specific fare and eligibility information.

Fare Type Eligibility


6-12 years of age (inclusive)
Proof of age required


13-19 years of age (inclusive)
Photo ID with date of birth required

Post-secondary student

Enrolled as a full-time student
Proof of enrollment (student card) required


Default fare type


65 years of age or older
Photo ID with date of birth required

Set Language Preferences

Your PRESTO card can be set to either English or French. Your language setting will determine the display language shown on PRESTO devices when you tap. You can visit a Customer Service Outlet to change your card's language setting.