Get started with Ventra

Create a new account without a Ventra Card  to use for the Ventra app and with Metra, or get started ordering or registering a Ventra Card you already have.

How would you like to begin?

Want a Ventra Card today?

You can purchase a new Ventra Card, in person, at any Ventra vending machine (just start with value or a pass) in 'L' stations and select locations around town.

You can also purchase one from nearly 1,300 retailers around town or at the Ventra Customer Service Center (located at 567 W. Lake St., Chicago, IL 60661).

Learn more about Ventra Cards and where you can pick one up.