Public transit fares going up in the Montreal area

The cost of public transit in the Greater Montreal area is going up this summer.

On July 1st, a monthly STM pass goes from $85 dollars to $86.50. 

The price of a single ticket is rising from $3.25 to $3.50. 

The reduced rates for students and seniors is not changing. 

Train commuters and public transit users in Laval and Longueuil will also have to shell out more.

On average, transit will cost commuters two percent more.

Adapted transit prices are also going up.

With files from CTV Montreal