The Chicago Transit Authority has approved price increases for the monthly, weekly, three-day and Metra “link-up” passes.
Monthly CTA passes will increase from $86 to $100. Weekly passes from $23 to $28. Three-day passes from $14 to $20. One day passes will nearly double from $5.75 to $10. And, Metra link-up passes will go from $45 to $55 and senior rates increasing to $1.00.
Fair increases are set to take place early in 2013, however, riders using the Chicago Card or Chicago Card Plus will continue to pay $2.25 for fare through July 2013.