Access Transit Fare Programs

Resources for organizations and riders who qualify based on income.

Access to public transportation is access to opportunity. Organizations seeking to assist people in affording public transit can take advantage of the following programs to provide fare at low or no cost.

See our Fare Program Participants

Fare Grant Program

This program provides grants of up to $35,000 in TriMet fares for eligible 501(c)3 nonprofits and community-based organizations to provide for their qualifying clients and service populations. Contact us at

Fare Assistance Program

Eligible 501(c)3 nonprofits, community-based organizations, and government entities can receive an administrative discount credit to purchase TriMet fare for qualifying clients and service populations.

Enrollment Partner Program

Community partners can apply to enroll people in TriMet’s income-based reduced fare. If you are interested, please contact us at to set up a time to talk about options.