Burlington Transit supports the PRESTO smart card in Burlington. The convenient way to travel using multiple transit systems across the Greater Toronto/Hamilton Area (GTHA).
Burlington PRESTO fare information can be found on our PRESTO FAQ's page item #6.
You Can Use your PRESTO card to pay for companions travelling with you:
PRESTO card holders can use their PRESTO card to pay for any companions travelling with them. In Burlington, companions will be charged the Adult PRESTO rate of $2.70. You must tell the operator if you would like to include payment on your PRESTO card for any additional passengers. The operator will key the additional fare on to your PRESTO card. For information on companion travel with your PRESTO card on other transit service providers, please refer to their websites.
Using PRESTO on inter-connecting transit systems:
Burlington Transit riders are able to use their PRESTO card on Oakville Transit, Hamilton Street Railway (HSR) as well as GO Transit.
The Downtown Transit Terminal (430 John St.) and Burlington Transit Administration Office (3332 Harvester Rd.) are PRESTO service agents. Here you can:
- Purchase a PRESTO card
- Load value (e-purse) onto your PRESTO card
- Check your balance and transaction history
To contact a BT Customer Service Representative, call BusLINE 905-639-0550 during Operating Hours.