Customers travel through a TTC subway station.

  1. PRESTO is available on all streetcars, buses, including Wheel-Trans (the timing for when sedan taxis will get PRESTO is still being finalized) and at every subway station entrance.
  2. Tap your card on the PRESTO card reader to pay your fare. When you tap your fare is deducted from your card or your monthly pass is validated and a transfer is applied to your card as your Proof-of-Payment (POP).

How to load money on your PRESTO card

Online at prestocard.caExternal link opens in new page *

Autoload - automatically puts money on your card whenever your balance falls below a set minimum balance chosen by you. If your card is registered, you can establish an Autoload contract using your credit card or bank account.

By phone at 1-877-378-6123, (follow options 7-1-1 for TTY), provided the card is registered and a Requested Reload agreement is in place. It may take up to 24 hours for your request to be processed.

Customer Service Centre at Davisville Station, 1900 Yonge Street

Self-Serve Reload Machines located at various subway stations.

PRESTO Fare Vending Machine at various subway station entrances.

Shoppers Drug Mart locationsExternal link opens in new window. that sell PRESTO cards.

The minimum amount that can be loaded on your card is $10 and the maximum balance is $1000.

* PRESTO online transactions may take up to 24 hours to be available for use.

For more information, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions section.