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Ride for free on bus, rail and Metro Bike Share for Earth Day, April 22

To celebrate Earth Day on Friday, April 22, Metro is offering free rides on our buses, trains and bike share. Free rides begin 4am on April 22 and continue until 3am on Saturday, April 23. They’re offering free rides to encourage people to take transit, which helps reduce greenhouse gas emissions in LA County. How to access free rides:

  1. Metro bus: No tapping required; simply board the bus as usual.

  2. Metro rail: No tapping required; the turnstiles will be unlocked for underground stations and for above ground stations, just board the train.

  3. Metro Bike Share: Redeem a free 30-minute bike share ride by selecting ‘1-Ride’ at any Metro Bike Share kiosk, online or in the Metro Bike Share app and enter the promo code 042222. This code can be redeemed multiple times throughout the day. A credit or debit card is required. The first 30 minutes of all rides are free. Rides longer than 30 minutes are just $1.75 each additional half-hour. Electric Metro Bike unlocking fees are waived. Temporary credit card holds may apply.

  4. Metro Micro: Redeem 2 free rides by using the Metro Micro app and enter coupon code earthday22. The coupon code can only be used one time for two free rides per account. The coupon code is valid from 4/22/2022 to 4/24/2022.

To plan a trip, use the Transit app or use our trip planner on or on Google Maps. For the latest schedules, see the timetable page.


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