Tickets & Fares


Myki is your ticket to ride on Metro. Simply keep your myki topped up and carry it with you, and you’ll always be ready to travel. Just touch on and off when you travel
and myki will automatically calculate the lowest fare for you.

You can buy a myki at:

  • at Metro premium stations
  • at myki machines at all Metro railway stations and some accessible tram stops and bus interchanges
  • at 7-Eleven stores or one of 800 retailers across Melbourne, click here for details
  • online at
  • by calling 1800 800 007
  • at the PTV Hub at Southern Cross Station

You can top up your myki:

  • online at  (online top up may take around 45 minutes)
  • Via the PTV app
  • with instant top up via the PTV App
  • by calling 1800 800 007 (allow at least 24 hours for processing)
  • at myki machines at metropolitan railway stations and selected tram platforms stops and bus interchanges
  • At over 800 retailers where you see the myki sign, including all 7-Eleven stores within the myki boundary

Touching on and touching off

Each time you enter or exit a railway station, you must touch on at the myki reader at the start of your journey and touch off at the myki reader at the end. 

How much does a myki cost?

A full fare myki card costs $6 and a concession, seniors or child myki costs $3.

Detailed myki fares and zone information is available online at

For more information about how to use your myki, visit or call 1800 800 007.