BASIC FARE INFORMATION

DASHBUS MOBILE APP

Download our DASHBus app and simplify your commute!
Our user friendly mobile app allows you to purchase your DASH bus fare, wherever, whenever!

 

  • Save time and money - Low $1 introductory fare!*
     
  • Frictionless travel - No more cards; no more waiting 
     
  • Get going faster - No need to carry cash, dig out a farecard or worry about finding a ticketing machine.
     
  • No cash, no problem! Instantly buy and use fares using your debit/credit card or PayPal account.
     
  • Travel with freedom - Buy a single fare or multiple fares for your friends and family. 

 

*The discounted fare is available until September 8, 2019; however, the funding for this program is a fixed amount. The discount may not be available for the entire summer.

The four-hour time window still applies for mobile ticketing. 

 

                                         DISCOUNTED/FARE FREE PROGRAMS

$1.00 Fare
Senior SmarTrip (during off-peak hours)

 

Free with valid card (or Personal Care Assistant Card)
MetroAccess and Alexandria DOT Paratransit

Free with valid Student ID Card
All Alexandria high school students get free rides on DASH with their Student ID cards (see your school administration for further information).
 

 

DASH Pass

Electronic Pass Info

Load your DASH Pass onto your SmarTrip® Card between the 1st and 15th of the month and your pass will be valid for the current calendar month.  Load your DASH Pass between the 16th and 31st of the month and your pass will be valid for the following calendar month.

If you purchase a second SmarTrip® DASH Pass during the same month (for example, buy a pass for May when using one during April), the second pass will activate upon first use of your SmarTrip® Card on your first ride in May.

Available only on SmarTrip® Cards and valid for unlimited rides on all DASH and Fairfax Connector buses during the calendar month.

NOTE: The DASH Pass is also accepted on Fairfax Connector local routes. However, additional charges may apply.

Load your DASH Pass to your SmarTrip Card Online @ wmata.com

 

Paper Pass Info

The paper DASH Pass offers the same great benefits of the electronic pass in a paper format for those who don't use SmarTrip cards. 

Purchase Paper Pass Online

Free shipping to any US address!

Month

Please allow 10 business days for mailing

Receive Paper Pass Automatically

Set it and forget it!

First Month

 

You can also purchase the Paper DASH Pass by mail.  Make check or money order payable to:

Alexandria Transit Company
3000 Business Center Drive
Alexandria, VA 22314

Please provide mailing address and desired pass month; allow 10 business days for mailing. 

 

DASH Pass Sales Locations