TAP Card & Bus Pass Sales

WHAT IS A TAP CARD?

The City of Maywood offers its reduced rate discounted Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) TAP cards for residents who are 62 years of age or older and Persons with Disabilities. These are the same passes you can purchase directly from Metro but at a discounted rate offered to our residents. The inexpensive boarding pass is a for a monthly TAP card.

 

BUS PASS SUBSIDY PROGRAM

To receive a discounted TAP card, eligible residents of the City of Maywood must present their current Department of Motor Vehicles driver’s license or photo identification (ID). Additionally, a current proof-of-residency is required whenever purchasing a reduced-rate boarding pass.

  • The boarding passes are sold for $4.00 for 30 days. Seniors, you must provide valid identification (ID) and proof of residency.
  • For disabled residents, you must present your disabled identification issued by the Metro and proof of residency. 
  • TAP boarding passes are sold at the beginning of the 25th of each month. The sale ends on the 10th of the following month 

Other acceptable forms of residence identifications are followed:

  • Current utility bill
  • Current vehicle registration
  • School mail addressed to resident’s home and the resident’s name
  • Other current bills that include name and address
     

TAP cards maybe reloaded Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. During the hours of 12:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., City Hall will be closed. On major holidays, City Hall is closed to the public.

 

For additional bus route information, please visit the Metro Schedules

 

REDUCED FARE TAP CARD APPLICATIONS

Qualifying older adults and Persons with Disabilities of the City of Maywood interested in applying for a Senior Tap card or Disabled Tap card should visit the following local transit locations. 

 

Baldwin Hills/Crenshaw             East Los Angeles                 

3650 W Martin Luther King Bl    4501 B Whittier Bl

Ste 189                                            Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles, CA                              Tuesday-Saturday,

Tuesday-Saturday                          10 am-6 pm

10am-6pm

 

Union Station East                      Wilshire/Vermont

One Gateway Plaza                      3183 Wilshire Bl

Los Angeles, CA                             Ste 174

Monday-Friday                              Los Angeles, CA

6am-630pm                                   10am-6pm


Check with your local transit agency to see if you qualify according to the guidelines. For additional information and application, please visit Metro Tap Card Application

 

For more information, please contact City Hall at 323-562-5700 or by email at karla.lopez@cityofmaywood.org.