What is the MRT fare for senior citizen?


Distance Concession Card Fare Per Ride (cent) Cash Fare Per Ride (cent)
11.3 – 15.2 km 42 250
15.3 – 19.2 km 42 260
19.3 – 23.2 km 42 270
Over 23.2 km 42 280

How do I get a senior citizen PAssion card?

Log on to www.onepa.gov.sg/PA-Membership or visit any Community Club/ Centre to sign up. For Singapore Citizens turning 60 years old, you will receive an Invitation Pack to apply for your PAssion Silver Concession Card about one month before your 60th birthday.

What age is considered senior citizen in Singapore?

The Senior Citizen Act of Singapore defines a senior citizen as someone who is a citizen of Singapore and has attained 60 years or higher.

Do old age pensioners get free train travel?

Pensioners-only free train travel If you are a NSW pensioner, you can use your four free one-way travel entitlements on NSW TrainLink Economy services within NSW without paying a booking fee. A 15% booking fee (min. $10) applies if you upgrade to First Class.

What are the benefits of senior citizen card?

Benefits of Senior Citizen Card:

  • Tax Benefits.
  • Cheaper Air Travel Tickets.
  • Cheaper Railway Tickets.
  • Reduced Telephone Charges.
  • Banking made simpler.
  • Court Hearing Priority.
  • Welfare Schemes.
  • Simpler Passport Application.

What is the benefit of senior citizen card?

Income Tax: Depending on the income slabs, senior citizens can pay fewer taxes than the rest of the country. Banks offer an extra 0.5% interest rate on fixed deposits. Citizens above the age of 65 also get a 100% exemption from the state professional taxes.

Who is eligible for Seniors Card?

You must be aged 60 years or older, a permanent resident of the state and not working more than 20 hours a week in paid employment. There is no income or pension limit and you can find out more on the scheme on the website.

What happens if I forget to tap out?

If you don’t have a default set on your card and you forget to tap off at the end of your trip, you’ll be charged the fare to the last stop on the train line or bus route and with your fare type and any applicable loyalty discounts applied.

How much is an MRT ticket?

MRT fares

Fares (as of 28 December 2019)
Adult Senior citizen / Persons with disabilities Workfare transport Concession
$0.92 – $2.17 $0.59 – $0.92 $0.68 – $1.72