The Comet
Columbia, SC

Pay for your The Comet 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 The Comet. You can purchase a pass online and have it instantly sent to any phone number you choose. You can now instantly deliver transit passes for your friends and family.


Rider Descriptions

Name Description
Full Fare
Half Fare

ID Required

Qualifying identification for Half Fare fares includes: Seniors age 65 & older (Senior Driver’s License/State ID Card), Persons with Disabilities (The COMET Half Fare ID Card), Veterans (Military ID Card or VA Veterans ID Card), Medicare Card Holders, Youth 16 to 18 years old with The COMET Half Fare ID Card


ID Required

Passengers must be ADA certified or a companion to ride DART. DART ADA ID Card – First card free, lost card fee – $5.00. One Personal Care Attendant (PCA) rides free. All other companions pay same fare as eligible passenger. Those boarding and alighting within 34 mile radius of the Soda Cap Connector Routes 1, 2, 3 and/or 4 can ride DART for free.

Service Descriptions

Name Description
Fixed Route

Valid on Fixed Route services.

Commuter Express

Valid on Commuter Express.

Soda Cap Connector

Valid on Soda Cap Connector.


Valid on DART.

Fare Descriptions

Name Description
One Way

Valid for a One Way ride. Ticket will display for 60 minutes. All sales are final.


Day passes are valid for 24 hours. All sales are final.

7 Day

Seven day passes are valid for 7 consecutive days. All sales are final.

31 Day

31 Day passes are valid for 31 consecutive days after activation. All sales are final.

10 Ride

Pack of 10 passes, each valid for 30 minutes after first use. All sales are final.

The Comet Terms and Policies

Purchases made with Token Transit for The Comet are subject to The Comet terms and policies. For more information on these policies you may visit or call +1 803-255-7100.