Fare Structures for Loudoun County Transit Bus Services

Customer Information Regarding COVID-19 - No Fares

Fares have been suspended on all routes until further notice in order to reduce interactions between passengers and drivers, as well as to eliminate the need for transit staff and drivers to handle cash.

Fares (One Way)

Loudoun County Transit fares are set by the Board of Supervisors. Payment options include SmarTrip® card or exact cash.

Commuter Bus

Route Cash SmarTrip
Service to/from Rosslyn, Crystal City, the Pentagon and Washington, D.C. $11 $10

Local Bus Service

*Punch pass ($5) sold for use on all fares that are cash only. Call 703-771-5665 for details.
Route SmarTrip Cash
Routes 40, 55, 56, 57, 62, 70, 72, 80, 81, 82, 84 and 985 Cash Only* $1
  • At this time, all Local and ADA/Paratransit Buses accept cash or punch passes for fare payments. 
  • Riders that prefer to prepay Local Bus fares can purchase a 5-Punch Pass. Each pass can be purchased for $5.00, allowing for five trips on Local Bus Service routes per pass.
  • Purchase 5-Punch Passes for the Local Bus or Route 40 Purcellville Connector (Virginia Regional Transit) from the Loudoun County locations listed below, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    • Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure, 101 Blue Seal Drive, Suite 102, Leesburg, VA 20175 - Payment by cash or check only.
    • Treasurer’s Office, 1 Harrison Street, SE, 1st Floor, Leesburg, VA 2017 - Payment by cash, check, credit or debit. There is a limit of nine passes per transaction at this location.

Metro-Connection Bus Service

*Punch pass ($5) sold for use on all fares that are cash only. Call 703-771-5665 for details.
From / To To / From
SmarTrip Cash
Routes 87X, 88X, 921/922, 923/924 and 925/926 Wiehle-Reston East Metrorail Station $1.00 $1.50
Route 931/932 Wiehle-Reston East Metrorail Station Cash Only* $1.00
Potomac Falls Park and Ride Lot West Falls Church Metrorail Station $1.50 $2.00
Wiehle-Reston East Metrorail Station (Reverse Commute) Select Loudoun County Employment Sites Cash Only* $1.00

SmarTrip® Card

A SmarTrip® card is a permanent, rechargeable farecard. SmarTrip® cards can be purchased at any Metrorail station, at the Loudoun County Transit office at:

101 Blue Seal Drive
Suite 102
Leesburg, VA 20177

Download the SmarTrip® Brochure (PDF) for more information.

SmarTrip Card