Now arriving in Chicago.

Traveling around Chicago is easier and safer with your Ventra card on iPhone or Apple Watch. Just tap and ride, there’s no need to use Face ID, Touch ID, or touch a vending machine or card reader.*

Ride the

buses and trainswith Pay.

Ventra is accepted on CTA and Pace trains and buses across Chicago, so with your Ventra card in Wallet you can get where you need to go faster with just your iPhone or Apple Watch.

How to add a Ventra card to the Wallet app.

Step 1

Log in to the Ventra app
and tap Cards.

Step 2

Add a Ventra card to
Apple Wallet.

Step 3

Tap and ride through Chicago.

Travel around Chicago.

Use your iPhone or Apple Watch to pay your fare on CTA and Pace using transit value or passes.

See where Ventra is accepted

Reload on
the go.

Add transit value to your Ventra card with Apple Pay directly in the Ventra app anytime from wherever you are — no vending machine needed.

Find it all in
Apple Wallet.

Keep your credit and debit cards, tickets, boarding passes, and more — all in one place.

Learn more about Wallet

Questions answered.

Can I transfer a physical Ventra card to Apple Wallet?

Yes, you can transfer any full-fare physical Ventra card. Open the Ventra app and sign in to your Ventra account. Then, select the Ventra card you want to convert and tap “Add to Apple Wallet.”

Download the Ventra app

What devices are eligible for Ventra card in Apple Wallet?

iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone SE (2016) or later running the latest version of iOS, Apple Watch Series 1 or later running the latest version of watchOS.

Can I pay for transit with my credit or debit card in Apple Wallet?

Yes, you can pay for transit with a credit or debit card in the Chicago area anywhere Ventra is accepted. You will need to authenticate with Face ID, Touch ID, or a passcode to tap your payment card to ride transit in Chicago.

For questions about the Ventra app, visit the Ventra website.
For questions about Apple Pay, visit the Apple Support website.