Free Fares for College Students

Starting August 1 through December 31, with college student verification through, you can save money through the Token Transit app. In a few quick steps, you can get verified and receive free fares exclusively for being a college student. Just download the Token Transit app and register through to start riding for free!

How to Register and Ride

Follow these simple steps to start riding for free. Note that the phone number you provide in is the same phone number you should use to access your pass in the Token Transit app. Ride the bus for free with just your phone until December 31, 2021. You must be enrolled on a half-time or full-time basis at the time of verification.

Step 1 - Girl Celebrating Info Verification on Phone

Step 1

Verify Through Id.Me

Students must first verify via to be eligible. Start by registering at
and complete the form to have a College Pass sent to your phone.

Step 2 Person waiting next to phone for App to Download

Step 2

Download Token Transit

Once verified, students can access and download their mobile passes through the Token Transit mobile app for iOS and/or Android smart mobile devices.

Step 3 a college student riding the bus, holding a phone

Step 3

Start Riding For Free

That’s it. Once those steps are complete, you can start riding for free. 

Get started and Plan Your Trip today!



JTA contracts with a third-party vendor,, to verify student enrollment.  JTA does not manage or maintain any data submitted to

Riding JTA

JTA helps make you free to go wherever life takes you, whether you need bus service, a ride to work or just want to make a trip to the library. Our buses, Skyway and Paratransit Services can get you there.

Learn more about how to ride by following the link below.

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