The new Ventra app makes account management even easier with faster navigation and a simplified home screen. Buy transit value and passes in a flash, set a default card and even view your purchase and ride history — all within the app.
Can you use Ventra on your phone?
Yes! Ventra is designed to accept a digital Ventra Card on your Android smartphone, iPhone or Apple Watch. The Ventra Card on Google Pay, iPhone and Apple Watch brings all the features of Ventra Cards straight to your phone or watch.
Can you pay for CTA with Ventra app?
To get started with Ventra Card on iPhone and Apple Watch, download the new Ventra app. Ventra Card on iPhone or Apple Watch can be used at all Ventra readers on CTA buses, CTA L station faregates and Pace buses.
How much can you tap on a debit card?
Card issuers only allow five consecutive contactless transactions that can be made before a PIN is requested in order to prevent fraud. So if you only use your card for small payments make sure you can recall the PIN to avoid getting caught out at the till.