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You do not need a validated ticket for travel from the Entertainment Centre or anywhere within the City Mile (South Terrace, Botanic Gardens, Festival Plaza). You can also travel Jetty Road, Glenelg between the Brighton Road and Mosely Square tram stops for free. See Free City Services.
Yes, a ticket vending machine is located on each tram. You can buy single use tickets or top up your metroCARD and pay by cash or credit card. You can also use your credit card or enabled mobile device to use the marked tap-and-pay validators.
Yes. Validators are located throughout the vehicle.
Fares are the same for all Adelaide Metro services – see metroCard and Cash Fares
If your child is 5 or under and not attending school, they travel free. Otherwise a student ticket must be purchased.
Yes, all fares, discounts and concessions that apply on Adelaide Metro buses and trains will apply to travel on trams. However, if paying by tap-and-pay, you can only currently transfer to another tram.
MetroCARDs can be used for travel on the tram. Customers will be able to validate on board.
You can purchase paper tickets from the Ticket Vending Machine on board. You can purchase a
  • single ride – adult and/or concession ticket, or
  • daily - adult and/or concession ticket.
You can find out if you're eligible for a concession ticket by visiting the Concessions information page.

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