Metra Monthly Pass Holders To Get Unlimited Weekend Travel Outside ZonesMetra monthly pass holders will soon be able to travel across zones on weekends for no additional cost.
Ventra App Crashes For Metra Riders As Fare Hike StartsOn the same morning fare hikes went into effect for Metra, the Ventra app malfunctioned for a few hours when riders tried to purchase new tickets.
Ventra App Exceeds 2 Million Downloads In Less Than 2 YearsThe Chicago Transit Authority, Metra and Pace announced Friday that the Ventra transit app has been downloaded more than two million times.
Ventra App Proves Popular With Transit Riders On Public DebutThe Ventra smart phone app is off to a fast start. By mid-afternoon Thursday, the first day it was available to the general public, more than 20,000 people had downloaded the free app and it was the #3 trending app at The App Store.