Discounted Fare Eligibility

Wheels offers discounted fares to seniors, people with disabilities, and Medicare recipients. View our current Fares.

Discount Fare Eligibility – Senior (65+) / Disabled / Medicare Recipients

To qualify for the Senior/Disabled fare, you must present one of the following:

  • Valid Medicare Card
  • Regional Transit Connection (RTC) Discount Card
  • DMV Disabled License Plate Registration
  • DMV Disabled Parking Placard printout

Medicare cardholders are required to show a photo ID

Regional Transit Connection (RTC) Discount Card

The RTC Discount Card is available to qualified persons with disabilities and senior citizens 65 years of age or older. The card makes it easier for you to demonstrate your eligibility for reduced fares on fixed route bus, rail and ferry systems throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.

To see if you are eligible for the Regional Transit Connection (RTC) Discount Card and to apply, visit