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METRO Honors Our Nation’s Heroes

METRO Honors Our Nation’s Heroes


In honor of Veterans Day, all veterans and active military service personnel are invited to ride METRO for free on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020. METRORail, local bus, METRORapid, Park & Ride and METROLift services will be free the entire day. To ride, passengers need to inform bus operators and/or fare inspectors of their veteran/military designation.

METRO also offers disabled or decorated veterans free unlimited rides year-round on our light rail, local bus, METRORapid and Park & Ride service when they register for a Qualified METRO Veterans Pass (MVP) card. Veterans interested in applying can learn more about the program here.

Veteran ChristianPlease note, METROLift customers will still need to schedule trips in advance. To schedule a trip for Wednesday, Nov. 11, call the reservation line at 713-225-6716 on Tuesday, Nov. 10, by 5 p.m. Clients may also schedule a trip the day before travel by using MACS at 713-739-4690 or MACS-WEB or MACS-WEB screen reader version between 5 a.m. and 5 p.m. Please have client ID and password ready.

Click this link or the image to hear a local veteran explain why access to METRO’s services are vital.

Veterans can plan their trips by downloading the RideMETRO app or visiting www.ridemetro.org.