The Regional Municipality Of York


York Region Transit fare increase takes effect July 1

Newmarket – Following the three-year fare strategy for York Region Transit (YRT), the next fare adjustment will occur on July 1, 2019. The fare adjustment offsets rising operating costs and supports the cost of delivering service.

Fare increase table

Visit for complete fare information.

Discounted fares are offered through the PRESTO card and YRT Pay app.

For major service alerts, news, travel tips and other relevant transit information, call 1-866-MOVE-YRT (668-3978), visit or follow YRT on social media. Check out to view questions and answers about YRT or submit your own questions.

The Regional Municipality of York consists of nine local cities and towns and provides a variety of programs and services to 1.2 million residents and 52,000 businesses with 636,600 employees. More information about the Region’s key service areas is available at


Media Contact:

Tamara Ostrowski, Corporate Communications, The Regional Municipality of York
Phone: 1-877-464-9675 ext. 71226 or Cell: 905-251-6412

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