Fare Collection System

Red Line Train

Pay For The CTA Directly With Your Debit Card?

The Chicago Transit Authority is looking to try a high-tech method to make paying for your commute a little easier, without exact change or disposable fare cards.

CBS Chicago–11/15/2011

CTA turnstiles

CTA Takes Step Towards Futuristic Pay System

CHICAGO (WBBM) – CTA took a small step into the future last week, when it requested proposals for the design, implementation and operation of a new fare collection system that could use everyday credit cards […]

WBBM Newsradio–10/04/2010