Fare Proposal

This graphic, from the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, shows the proposed fare changes.

Loudoun commuters on the newly opened Silver Line metro could see shorter waits between trains, but higher fares next July if the Board of Directors approves the fiscal year 2024 budget as proposed. 

The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro) is proposing $2.3 million budget that relies on a combination of federal funds, expense reductions, and fare hikes to make up the revenue shortfall the transit system has experienced since the pandemic drove people to work from home, causing ridership to fall drastically in 2020 and 2021. 

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