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Ticket Vending Machines

GO Transit and UP Express are upgrading their ticket vending machines (TVMs) to make using PRESTO even easier.

At an upgraded TVM you can:

  • Load funds with cash, debit or credit card.
  • Buy PRESTO cards at select TVMs. See below for a list of locations that sell PRESTO cards.
  • Check your balance, transaction history and fare type. Cards purchased at TVMs are automatically set as an adult farecard but can be changed at any Customer Service Outlet.
  • Settle overdraft or missed tap off charges (for GO customers only).
  • Activate Autoload or an Online Registration. 

While machines are being upgraded, you can purchase a fare at your station’s customer service counter, other TVMs at your GO or UP station, or load your PRESTO card online.

Here’s where you’ll find upgraded TVMs now, with more to come.

  • Aurora
  • Barrie South
  • Bradford
  • Downsview Park
  • East Gwillimbury
  • King City
  • Newmarket
  • Rutherford
  • Aberfoyle Park & Ride
  • Bowmanville Park & Ride
  • Bramalea Bus Terminal
  • Centennial College*
  • Dixie Transitway*
  • Durham College/UOIT*
  • Erin Mills Transitway Station
  • Finch Bus Terminal*
  • Jane & 407 Terminal
  • McMaster University
  • Newmarket Bus Terminal
  • Oshawa Bus Terminal*
  • Scarborough Town Centre
  • Sheridan College*
  • Square One Bus Terminal*
  • Trent University*
  • U of T Scarborough*
  • Union Station Bus Terminal
  • University of Guelph*
  • Wilfrid Laurier Bus Terminal
  • Winston Churchill
  • Yorkdale Bus Terminal*
  • York University Bus loop

* TVM at this location sells PRESTO cards

  • Bloor
  • Etobicoke North
  • Kitchener
  • Malton
  • Mount Pleasant
  • Ajax*
  • Danforth
  • Eglinton
  • Guildwood
  • Oshawa
  • Pickering
  • Rouge Hill
  • Scarborough
  • Whitby*

*TVM at this location sells PRESTO cards

  • Aldershot
  • Appleby
  • Bronte
  • Burlington*
  • Clarkson
  • Exhibition
  • Hamilton*
  • McMaster University*
  • Long Branch
  • Niagara Falls
  • Oakville*
  • Port Credit
  • West Harbour

*TVM at this location sells PRESTO cards

  • Cooksville
  • Dixie
  • Erindale
  • Kipling
  • Streetsville
  • Gormley
  • Langstaff
  • Richmond Hill
  • Agincourt
  • Centennial
  • Markham
  • Milliken
  • Mount Joy
  • Bay East Teamway
  • Bay West Teamway
  • York Concourse*
  • York East Teamway
  • York West Teamway*

*TVM at this location sells PRESTO cards

  • Bloor
  • Pearson
  • Weston

Select TVMs have been upgraded to sell PRESTO cards at some busier locations, while others have been upgraded to make it easier for you to do other PRESTO card functions. You can buy a PRESTO card at GO Transit and UP Express ticket counters, online, and at select Shoppers Drug Mart locations.

No. Cards purchased at TVMs are automatically set as an ‘adult fare’ card but can be changed at any GO or UP station.

See a GO or UP employee at the ticket counter and they’d be happy to help, or call a customer service representative at 1-888-438-6646 for GO Transit or 1-844-438-6687 for UP Express.

See a GO or UP employee at the ticket counter or call one of our customer service representatives at 1-888-438-6646 for GO Transit, 1-844-438-6687 for UP Express or 1-877-378-6123 for PRESTO.

The remaining ticket vending machines will be upgraded later this year and we’ll continue to keep you in the know.

No. Loading a transit pass can be done in person at a customer service outlet of the local transit service you use or online at prestocard.ca