Toronto, Sept. 12, 2007- At today's special meeting, the Toronto Transit Commission approved a fare ncrease to take effect in November, 2007. Adult tickets/tokens, purchased in quantities of 5 or 10, will increase by 15 cents each, beginning on November 4th. Cash fares will not change. The monthly transferable Metropass will increase by $9.25 beginning with the November Metropass. (See chart below for details.)

Beginning, November 4th, current tickets may be used until December 4, 2007 with the addition of 15 cents for adults and an additional 10 cents for seniors/students. Children's tickets will not require a supplement. Details on ticket refunds will be released soon.



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OLD FARE NEW FARE
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Adult Fare
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Ticket/Token $2.10 $2.25
5 for $10.50 5 for $11.25
10 for $21.00 10 for $22.50
Cash $2.75 $2.75
Weekly Pass $30.00 $32.25
Metropass (monthly) $99.75 $109.00
Metropass Discount Plan $91.50 $100.00
(12 month Metropass)

Seniors/Students
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Ticket $1.40 $1.50
5 for $7.00 5 for $7.50
10 for $14.00 10 for $15.00
Cash $1.85 $1.85
Weekly Pass $23.75 $25.50
Metropass (monthly) $83.75 $91.25
Metropass Discount Plan $76.75 $84.00
(12 month Metropass)

Child
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Ticket $0.47 $0.50
10 for $4.70 10 for $5.00
Cash $0.70 $0.70

Day Pass $8.50 $9.00