METRO Ticket Vending Machines (TVMs) HAVE BEEN RETIRED ON December 20, 2023


After 1/4/24 tickets & passes can be purchased with a Credit Card online at or by downloading our METRO Splash Pass app available on Google Play and the Apple App Store.

Tickets can also be purchased at our two Transit Centers, in Santa Cruz or Watsonville, or when boarding. Please note only cash is accepted and exact change is required when purchasing at time of boarding.


Determine the balance or expiration date on your CRUZ Card

  • You may also ask the Operator upon boarding, or ask a Customer Service Representative at the Information Booth


Reloadable Cards may ONLY be purchased from: