PRESTO customers who transfer between the TTC and GO Transit or UP Express will get a discount on their fare when they use their PRESTO card.

  • Save even more with PRESTO when you combine your GO or UP Express trip with TTC; adults can save $1.50, students and seniors can save $0.55.
  • This discount will be available exclusively to PRESTO customers who pay as they go with their card balance. It is not available to customers who use a PRESTO monthly pass, cash, paper tickets, tokens or a TTC Monthly Pass on a PRESTO card.

This is one more great reason to pay your fare with PRESTO - get your card today! The discount will be applied automatically as you travel and all you’ll need to do is tap your card; here’s how it works.

Travelling between TTC and GO

From TTC to your final destination on GO Transit

  • Tap on to TTC and the full regular fare will be deducted from your PRESTO card.
  • When you transfer and tap on GO, your fare will be discounted by $1.50 if you’re an adult and $0.55 if you’re a student or senior.  
  • If you don’t have a default GO trip set on your card, be sure to tap off of GO so you’ll get the discount when you tap off. Learn about setting a default for easier travel.   
  • Once you tap on TTC you have two hours to begin your trip on GO to get the discount.

From GO Transit to your final destination on TTC

  • Tap on to GO and your fare will be deducted from your PRESTO card.
  • When you tap on TTC, you’ll pay $1.50 whether you’re an adult, student or senior.  
  • If you don’t have a default GO trip set on your card, be sure to tap off of GO at the end of your trip so you’ll get the discount when you tap on TTC. Learn about setting a default for easier travel.   
  • Once you tap on GO you have three hours to begin your TTC trip to get the discount.

Travelling between TTC, GO and local transit systems which use PRESTO

From local transit to GO to your final destination on TTC

  • Tap on to local transit and the regular fare will be deducted from your PRESTO card.
  • When you transfer and tap on GO, your fare will be deducted and the applicable local transit co-fare discount will be applied to your PRESTO card.
  • When you tap on TTC, you’ll get a second discount and only pay $1.50 whether you’re an adult, student or senior.  
  • If you don’t have a default GO trip set on your card, be sure to tap off of GO so you’ll get the discount when you tap on TTC. Learn about setting a default for easier travel.   
  • Once you tap on GO you have three hours to begin your TTC trip to get the discount.

From TTC to GO to your destination on local transit

  • Tap on to TTC and the regular fare will be deducted from your PRESTO card.
  • When you transfer and tap on GO, your fare will be discounted by $1.50 if you’re an adult and $0.55 if you’re a student or senior.  
  • When you tap on local transit, you’ll get a second co-fare discount applied to your PRESTO card.
  • If you don’t have a default GO trip set on your card, be sure to tap off of GO so you’ll get the discount. Learn about setting a default for easier travel.   
  • Once you tap on TTC you have two hours to begin your trip on GO to get the discount.

Traveling between TTC and UP

  • From TTC to your destination on UP Express (trips to Pearson only):
  • Tap on to TTC and the regular fare will be deducted from your PRESTO card.
  • When you transfer to UP, be sure to tap on a silver PRESTO device to have your fare deducted.
  • When you tap off of UP, your fare will be discounted by $1.50 if you’re an adult or $0.55 if you’re a student or senior.  
  • Once you tap on TTC you have two hours to begin your trip on UP to get the discount.

From UP Express Pearson Station to Union Station TTC:

  • Tap on and off of the silver PRESTO devices at UP stations, including Weston, Bloor and Union Station, and the regular fare will be deducted from your PRESTO card.
  • Once you tap on UP Pearson you have one hour to begin your trip on TTC to get the discount and pay only $1.50 whether you’re an adult, student or senior.

From TTC to your destination on UP Express (Bloor or Weston only):

  • Tap on to TTC and the regular fare will be deducted from your PRESTO card.
  • When transferring to UP you need to use the green PRESTO devices to get the discount, similar to how you need to tap on those devices to get your GO loyalty discount.
  • When you tap off of UP using a green PRESTO device your fare will be discounted by a $1.50 if you’re an adult; $0.55 if you’re a student or senior.  
  • Once you tap on TTC you have two hours to begin your trip on UP to get the discount.

From UP Express (Bloor and Weston) to your destination on TTC:

  • When you tap on and off UP, you need to use the green PRESTO devices to get the discount, similar to how you need to tap on those devices to get your GO loyalty discount.
  • Once you tap on UP you have one hour to tap on TTC to get the discount and pay only $1.50 whether you’re an adult, student or senior.