Ticket Vending Machines

Ticket Vending Machines are in every BART station and provide a variety of cash, credit and debit card ticket purchasing options.

Credit Cards:

Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express - Purchase a minimum $1.85 to a maximum $69 in 5-cent and $1.00 increments. You can purchase up to 5 tickets per transaction. Credit cards have a rolling 2 day limit of $69 purchase with a maximum of 2 transactions per card per rolling day.

ATM Cards:

Star, Interlink, Maestro, NYCE and Accel
Purchase a minimum $1.85 to a maximum of $69 in 5-cent and $1.00 increments. NOTE: You can purchase up to 5 tickets per transaction but are limited to 3 transactions per card per day.


$1, $5, $10 or $20 bills up to a maximum of 15 bills. Coins and bills accepted.


BART Plus - This ticket was discontinued Jan. 1, 2016.  

BART Blue - Available in $1.85 to $69 denominations.

Discount tickets are only sold through the mail and at selected retail sales locations throughout the Bay Area.