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Manage your K-12 Discount Card online!

With the new Transit Store you can now manage your child’s K-12 Discount EASY Card online! You can add money, passes, check the balance and more.

K-12 Discount Program

 

What is the K-12 Discount Fare EASY Card?

  • A specially-coded EASY Card that allows registered public and private school students attending classes in Miami-Dade County to ride Metrobus and Metrorail for half the regular fare. The cost of the card is $2. 
  • The K-12 EASY Card can be loaded with cash value or with a daily, weekly or monthly pass.

What identification can I use to obtain the K-12 EASY Card?

  • The student's current school picture identification card or class registration schedule.
  • The student's valid passport along with his current class registration schedule.

 

How do I apply for the K-12 EASY Card?

  • Complete a K-12 Application Form  and bring it, along with the student's current school photo ID or class registration schedule, to the Transit Service Center or Pass Sales Office
  • Only a parent or legal guardian or the student himself may obtain a K-12 EASY Card. Teachers, school counselors, principals or other school officials may NOT obtain a K-12 EASY Card for any student.
  • No photocopies of the student's school identification or class registration schedule will be accepted. Originals only.
  • Students that are in Kindergarten through 8th Grade need a parent or legal guardian to go to the Transit Service Center or Pass Sales Office with them in order to obtain a K-12 EASY Card. High school students (those in grades 9 through 12) do not need a parent or legal guardian present when obtaining their K-12 EASY Card.
  • If the student has not yet started school (summer vacation, just moved to Miami-Dade County) he or she can still obtain a K-12 EASY Card by providing their original registration documents along with their completed application to the Transit Service Center or Pass Sales Office.

How long will my K-12 EASY Card work?

  • Once obtained, a K-12 EASY Card lasts the student until he or she graduates from high school.
  • The K-12 EASY Card does not have to be renewed – it is renewed automatically by our system.
  • All K-12 EASY Cards must be registered.

How do I add value to my K-12 EASY Card?

  • The K-12 EASY Card can be loaded with cash value or with a daily, weekly or monthly pass at any EASY Card Vending Machine located at all Metrorail Stations or any EASY Card Sales Outlet.

What if I lose my card?

  • Call 3-1-1 to report the loss immediately.

Who qualifies for the K-12 EASY Card?

  • All students who attend public or private school in Miami-Dade are eligible for a K-12 EASY Card.
  • If the student attends school in Miami-Dade, but his parent or legal guardian lives in another county, the student can obtain a K-12 Easy Card by showing proof (current school picture identification card or class registration schedule) that he or she is indeed a Miami-Dade County student.
  • Preschoolers ride free–no ID necessary.

Where can I apply for the K-12 EASY Card?

Transit Service Center
Government Center Metrorail Station (Second Level)
111 NW 1st Street, Miami, Florida 33128
Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., excluding holidays

Overtown Transit Village Pass Sales Office
701 NW First Court, Suite 121
Miami, Florida 33136
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., excluding holidays

 

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