Buy your bus fare, anytime – in seconds.
With the new RIPTA Wave App, you can securely purchase RIPTA fares in seconds. Purchasing fares is easy: enter your payment card information, load money onto your Wave account, and your smartphone is your ticket to ride! RIPTA also offers Day and Monthly passes. When ready to board the bus, open the app, and scan it under the validator.
Never lose your fare product again! Once you load money into your Wave account, it will always be available to use. Need to replace your phone? No problem — we can easily transfer your balance.
• Earn As You Go – You no longer have to purchase a Day Pass or Monthly Pass upfront. Each time you ride, gets you closer to earning a Day or Monthly Pass.
• Secure ticket purchasing with your credit or debit card
• Your smartphone is your ticket to ride
• Never lose your fare – account balance and passes can be easily transferred if your phone is lost or stolen