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Purchasing Options for All Fares and Passes 


The New Orleans RTA offers one way fare and express fare as well as a variety of pass options. Please note that fares and passes are only applicable to the New Orleans RTA system. They cannot be used in the Jefferson Transit (JeT) system. 

1. Purchase on the Bus or Streetcar

You can buy a one way fare for $1.25 or a one-day pass for $3 directly from your bus driver or a streetcar operator, using cash or exact change only.

2. Purchase with GoMobile App

Download the app to buy passes on your smartphone and ride instantly! Below are the Jazzy Passes, Ferry Passes and Integrated Ferry, Bus and Streetcar passes offered on GoMobile

  1-Day 3-Day 5-Day 31-Day
Jazzy Passes (Bus & Streetcar) X X X X
Ferry Passes     X X
Integrated Passes (Ferry, Bus and Streetcar) X   X X

GoMobile Ticket Prices
*A small convenience fee is charged for purchasing tickets using GoMobile.

Type of Pass Price
1-Day Jazzy Pass $3.00
3-Day Jazzy Pass $9.00
5-Day Jazzy Pass $15.00
31-Day Jazzy Pass $55.00
5-Day Ferry Pass $18.00
31-Day Ferry Pass $65.00
1-Day Integrated Pass $7.00
5-Day Integrated Pass $30.00
31-Day Integrated Pass $105.00

3. Purchase Online with MyRTA

Purchase online at ecommerce.norta.com or directly via your RTA Account and have passes delivered to your doorstep. 

You can purchase the following tickets on norta.com via your RTA Account:
*A small convenience fee is charged for purchasing tickets using MyRTA

Type of Pass Price
1-Day Pass $3.00
3-Day Pass $9.00
5-Day Pass $15.00
31-Day Pass $55.00
10 One-Way Tickets $12.50

4.  Purchase at RTA Retail Vendor Locations

A number of stores across the city sell 1-Day, 3-Day and 31-Day Jazzy Passes, including all Walgreen’s locations in Orleans Parish. The RTA is continually signing up new business partners to sell Jazzy Passes, so check back often! 

To find a store near you that sells Jazzy Passes, click below.

5.  Purchase at Ticket Vending Machines (TVM)

  • There are four TVMs along the Canal Streetcar Line. They dispense 1- Day, 3-Day and 5-Day Jazzy Passes. TVMs can also dispense Stored Value Cards in the amounts of $10, $15 and $20. Currently, TVMs only accept cash.
  •  The locations for the TVMs are:
    •  2817 Canal Street
    •  Canal at N. Peters RTA Shelter
    •  Canal at City Park Ave. (Cemeteries) RTA Shelter
    •  Canal at Bourbon St. RTA Shelter

*There are other transit systems in the area, including Jefferson Express Transit (JeT) and St. Bernard Urban Rapid Transit (SBURT). These transit systems have their own ticketing and fare structure and systems. Your Jazzy Passes can only be used on vehicles operated by the RTA.

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