Rockford, IL

Pay for your RMTD fare quickly and easily with your phone using the Token Transit service!

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How to Ride Transit Using Your Phone

  • Download your mobile app of choice from the options above
  • Purchase passes to use immediately or store them for future rides (note: an internet connection is required to purchase and activate a mobile pass)
  • As the bus approaches open your app and tap your pass to activate
  • Once onboard follow instructions in the app to validate your ticket

Send a Pass

Token Transit Send a Pass is an online pass purchasing portal for RMTD. You can purchase a pass online and have it instantly sent to any rider you choose. You can now instantly deliver transit passes for your friends and family.


Rider Descriptions

Name Description
Adult (Age 12+)
Child (Age 5-11)
University Student

ID Required

Rockford Mass Transit offers a discounted monthly pass for students in post-secondary education and training programs offered by institutions in Rockford, Illinois. Valid school issued ID required.

K-12 Student with ID

Show ID

Rockford Mass Transit offers free rides for students in grades K – 12 with a valid school issued photo ID or an RMTD issued Student Photo ID. If a student needs an RMTD photo ID, the cost is $2.00. ID’s can be purchased at either RMTD Transfer Center location. Student must show proof of enrollment in a K-12 curriculum. Students with valid ID’s can ride for free. Students in K-12 without an ID pay $.75 per ride.

Disabled Citizens

ID Required

Any person with a Medicare Card can qualify for reduced fare service on the RMTD system. Riders must first obtain the appropriate RMTD photo ID.

To get an RMTD issued Disabled ID, complete the form at rmtd.org/tickets/fares and bring the form and $5.00 to a RMTD Transfer Center.

Paratransit Certified ADA Riders Only

ID Required

Any person wishing to utilizes the Paratransit service must first have their eligibility certified by Rockford Paratransit and then must be registered into the system.

Rockford Paratransit’s service area is equivalent to the RMTD fixed route system. In compliance with the ADA, service for Paratransit is therefore available ¾ of a mile beyond the RMTD Fixed Route system and/or jurisdictional boundaries.

Fare Descriptions

Name Description
All Day Unlimited Ride Pass

All Day Unlimited Ride Passes are valid until midnight.

7 Day Unlimited Ride Pass

Seven day unlimited passes are valid for 7 consecutive days. Not transferable. Unlimited Ride passes may only be used by the purchaser. Valid only on RMTD.

30 Day Unlimited Ride Pass

30 day unlimited passes are valid for 30 consecutive days after first use and expire at midnight on the 30th day. Not transferable. Unlimited Ride passes may only be used by the purchaser. Valid only on RMTD.

1 Single Ride Ticket

Valid for a single ride. Ticket will display for 15 minutes.

10 Ride Ticket

Pack of 10 passes, each valid for 15 minutes after first use.

RMTD Terms and Policies

Purchases made with Token Transit for RMTD are subject to RMTD terms and policies. For more information on these policies you may visit https://rmtd.org/ or contact RMTD directly.