System Upgrade! You Can Now Use Your SmartPhone to Pay for Bus Fare in L.A.


There’s now one less reason to keep a coin jar: L.A.’s department of transportation today launched LA Mobile, an app that sells digital tickets to ride DASH and Commuter Express buses (and in the process became the first transit agency in the state with a system-wide mobile ticketing app). The app is free, runs on iOS and Android phones, and allows riders to pay with credit or debit cards. Swipe on, LADOT.