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Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation

Metro Tickets

Electronic Tickets (can be topped up)

Electronic Tickets (can be topped up)

◎Fares:
1. Adult (including co-branded credit and debit cards), Student, and Concessionaire cards enjoy 20% off every Metro journey.
2. Welfare cards (including Senior, Charity, and Companion cards) enjoy a 60% discount on every Metro journey.
3. Taipei City elementary school students holding digital Student ID EasyCards or Children Cards, enjoy 40% off single journeys on the Taipei Metro; while children holding New Taipei City Children Cards enjoy 60% off single-journeys.
Note: Companion cards pay normal fares when travelling alone, but receive the same discount as Charity cards when used immediately after the corresponding Charity card.

◎Transfer discounts:
1. Buses
Passengers travelling on Adult IC cards (including co-branded credit cards and debit cards), Student cards, or Concessionaire (Welfare) cards respectively receive an NT$8, NT$6 and NT$4 discount when transferring between Metro and bus within one hour.
Note: Companion cards pay normal fares when travelling alone, but receive the same discount as Charity cards (NT$4) when used immediately after the corresponding Charity card.
2. YouBike
Passengers renting YouBikes at any Taipei City YouBike station receive a NT$5 discount when using their EasyCards to transfer between YouBike and Taipei Metro or local buses (except buses that charge by distance) within one hour. (YouBikes can be returned at any Taipei/New Taipei City Youbike station.)
3. Danhai LRT
Passengers travelling on EasyCards, iPASS, or icash enjoy a transfer discount when transferring between Metro and Danhai LRT within one hour:
(1) Adult, Student, Concessionaire, and Companion cards (when travelling alone) receive an NT$8 discount.
(2) Senior cards, Taipei City digital Student ID cards (Taipei Children Cards), New Taipei City Children Cards, Charity cards, and Companion cards receive a NT$4 discount. 

◎Usage:
When entering/exiting the gates, place the ticket on the sensor (marked with the Single-Journey Ticket logo). When you hear the piano sound and see a green arrow on the screen, the gate opens. Touch out the same way to leave the station.

EasyCard
Ticket types Applicable public transports Eligibility Where to purchase
EasyCard Adult
EasyCard-Adult
NT$100
Taipei Metro,
Danhai LRT,
bus services,
 Maokong Gondola,
Youbike.
General public

Available at convenience stores (7-ELEVEN, FamilyMart, Hi-Life, OK Mart), Taipei Metro/Taoyuan Airport MRT/Kaohsiung MRT information counters, and EasyCard Customer Service Centers.

Student
EasyCard-Student
NT$100
Taipei Metro,
Danhai LRT,
bus services,
 Maokong Gondola,
Youbike.
  1. Students (please dial 1999, or contact the EasyCard Corporation at +886-2-412-8880 to confirm eligibility)
  2. Military or police personnel

Available at convenience stores (7-ELEVEN, FamilyMart, Hi-Life, OK Mart), Taipei Metro/Kaohsiung MRT information counters, and EasyCard Customer Service Centers.

Concessionaire
EasyCard-Concessionaire
NT$100
Taipei Metro,
Danhai LRT,
bus services,
 Maokong Gondola,
Youbike.
  1. Children between 6 and 12 years of age
  2. Senior citizens aged 65 and above
  3. Disabled persons with valid disability ID

Available at convenience stores (7-ELEVEN, FamilyMart, Hi-Life, OK Mart), Taipei Metro information counters, and EasyCard Customer Service Centers.

Welfare
EasyCard-Welfare
Taipei Metro,
Danhai LRT,
bus services,
 Maokong Gondola,
Youbike.
  1. Senior citizens aged 65 and above
  2. Disabled persons with valid disability ID plus one companion
  3. Indigenous people registered in Taipei City (aged 55 and above)

Ask your local government for details.

Co-branded credit cards, debit cards
EasyCard-Co-branded credit cards, debit cards
Taipei Metro,
Danhai LRT,
bus services,
 Maokong Gondola,
Youbike.
General public

Apply with the issuing bank.

iPASS
Ticket types Applicable public transports Eligibility Where to purchase
iPASS Adult
iPASS-Adult
NT$100
Taipei Metro,
Danhai LRT 
and bus services.
General public

Available at convenience stores (7-ELEVEN, FamilyMart, Hi-Life, OK Mart), Taipei Metro/Taoyuan Airport MRT/Kaohsiung MRT information counters, and iPASS Customer Service Centers in Taipei and Taichung City.

Student
iPASS-Student
NT$100
Taipei Metro,
Danhai LRT 
and bus services.

Persons holding formal student status recognized by the Ministry of Education

iPASS Customer Service Centers in Taipei and Taichung City.

Welfare
iPASS-Welfare
Taipei Metro,
Danhai LRT 
and bus services.
  1. Senior citizens aged 65 and above;
  2. Disabled persons with valid disability ID plus one companion. Applicants must meet the above criteria and be registered in one of the selected counties/cities

Ask your local government for details

Co-branded credit cards, debit cards
iPASS-Co-branded credit cards, debit cards
Taipei Metro,
Danhai LRT 
and bus services.
General public

Apply with the issuing bank.

icash
Ticket types Applicable public transports Eligibility Where to purchase
icash Adult
icash-Adult
NT$100
Taipei Metro,
Danhai LRT 
and bus services.
General public

Available at Taipei Metro/Taoyuan Airport MRT/Kaohsiung MRT information counters, 7-ELEVEN, and on-line (ibonmart/books).

Concessionaire
icash-Concessionaire
NT$100
Taipei Metro,
Danhai LRT 
and bus services.
  1. Children between 6 and 12 years of age
  2. Senior citizens aged 65 and above
    1. Disabled persons with valid disability ID

Available at 7-ELEVEN (only Taipei City, New Taipei City and Matsu Branches).

Co-branded credit cards
icash-Co-branded credit cards
Taipei Metro,
Danhai LRT 
and bus services.
General public

Apply with the issuing bank.

HappyCash
Ticket types Applicable public transports Eligibility Where to purchase
HappyCash General
HappyCash-General
NT$100
Taipei Metro
and bus services.
General public

Available at convenience stores (FamilyMart, Hi-Life, OK Mart) and Taipei Metro/Taoyuan Airport MRT information counters.

Co-branded credit cards
HappyCash-Co-branded credit cards
Taipei Metro
and bus services.
General public

Apply with the issuing bank.