Metro ForwardAs part of Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway’s MetroForward >> initiative, a major investment in Madison mass transit, the City of Madison is teaming up with the Madison Metropolitan School District to distribute a summer Metro Transit pass to ALL middle and high school students.

This special summer program provides free rides to students attending 6th grade next year through those that have just graduated from high school to make it easier to get around to jobs, athletic camps, friends’ homes and other fun summer destinations.

Students living in the City of Madison can pick up a free pass at:

  • an MMSD school summer semester site
  • At the Metro Transit Administration Office - (1245 E. Washington Ave., Ste. 201) - Proof of residency is required. Family/ student must live in within the City of Madison.

Out-of-Town or Elementary Students:

Passes are also available for purchase for youth that do not qualify for a pass. Ride all summer for $35.00.

  • Buy online
  • Metro Transit (1245 E. Washington Ave., Ste. 201.) 


Passes are valid from Wednesday, June 9 through Tuesday, September 6.