Just in time for the holidays, the Maryland Transit Administration is once again offering the limited edition “Gift of Transit” CharmCard®! Available starting, December 1st , this festive CharmCard® is your hassle-free travel on Local Bus, Light Rail, and Metro Subway. CharmCards® are reloadable, smart fare cards equipped with a computer chip to track the cash value on each card. Once purchased and loaded easily register them for friends or family through the MDOT MTA website mtacharmcard.com.

The Transit Store
6 Saint Paul Street 1st Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202

During Pass Sales:  Mon. - Fri 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
During Non -Pass Sales Mon - Fri 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Closed on Saturday & Sunday

Ticket Vending Machine located in the lobby and tellers available at windows. You can purchase MTA Local Bus, Light Rail and Metro Subway (Full Fare and Senior/Disability) monthly ticket sales; weekly ticket sales, Mobility Ticket Books, Express Bus Monthly Tickets, CharmCards sales and loading products available. 

Ticket Vending Machines will only accept cash effective October 13, 2023. To purchase Bus, Light Rail or Metro Subway passes with a credit card proceed to the Transit Store ticket window.  MARC Transit Fare Vending Machines will accept credit cards to purchases rail passes. 

Order By Mail

Mobility Ticket Books may be ordered at any time. All monthly ticket orders must be received in the MTA Transit Store no later than the 25th of each month, or by the 21st if a holiday falls within the last 7 days of the month. Orders received after these dates will be considered late and will be processed for the following month. MTA is not responsible for lost, damaged or stolen passes. Unfortunately we cannot replace or refund pass purchases.

To download forms you may click here.

2024 Monthly Pass

Walk In Locations - Dates on Sale

January  December 26 - January 4
February January 26 - February 6
March February 26 - March 6
April March 26 - April 4
May April 25 - May 6
June May 28 - June 6
July June 25 - July 5
August July 26 - August 6
September August 27 - September 6
October September 25 - October 4
November October 28 - November 6
December November 26 - January 7
January 2025 December 26 - January 7

Typically MTA Full Fare and Senior/Disability monthly passes are sold 4 business days prior to pass period and 4 business days into the active month. Weekly passes are sold on Thursday through Tuesday of the active week.