Question: What Happens If You Don’T Tap Off Myki?

Why don’t you have to touch off on trams?

When you travel with myki on a tram you don’t always need to touch off at the end of your journey.

That’s because you can now travel from one end of a tram route to the other on a Zone 1 fare.

But for most of us, it means never having to touch off when you leave the tram and you still receive the lowest fare..

How much is MYKI per day?

myki Money Daily fareDailyZone 1 + 2Zone 2Full fare$9.00$6.00Concession$4.50$3.00

Do you touch out on trams?

Unlike National Rail, Underground and DLR you only need to touch in when using Oyster on buses and trams. This is because there is only one flat fare wherever you go, regardless of whether you travel one stop or the whole length of the route. On buses you touch in as you enter.

Do you have to touch on with myki pass?

The default fare does not apply to Myki Pass if you touched on (started your journey) in your nominated zone. In other words, if you have a weekly/monthly/yearly Pass on your Myki card, there is no need to touch off when travelling in the zone(s) covered by the Pass.

Is MYKI free before 7am?

Your metropolitan train journey is free if you touch on and off before 7.15am on a weekday. Your journey won’t be free if your myki balance is negative.

What happens if you don’t tap off the bus?

What happens if I forget to tap off? You will be charged the single fare to the end of the route, so always remember to tap off in order to pay the correct fare.

What is the fine for not touching on myki?

you may have to pay the $223 fine.

When should I tap myki?

You must touch on at the myki reader at the start of your journey, unless travelling only in the Free Tram Zone on a tram. However, you only need to touch off if your whole trip is in Zone 2*.

How long does a myki fare last?

two hoursTwo-hour fares on myki have been adjusted to last for exactly two hours. The two-hour fare is still valid for multiple trips as long as you touch on before the expiry time. The daily cap has not changed. Passengers can continue to enjoy unlimited daily travel for a capped price based on the zones they have used.

How long does MYKI last?

four yearsAll myki smartcards expire after four years. A Mobile myki expires after two years. If your myki has expired, or is due to expire within 60 days, you’re entitled to an on-the-spot replacement. Your current balance will be transferred to the new myki, which you can use immediately.

What happens if you dont tap off?

If you do not tap on, you may be fined for travelling without a valid ticket. If you do not tap on but do tap off at the end, you will be charged the default fare. If you tap on at the beginning and then forget to tap off at the end of your trip, you will be charged the default fare for an incomplete trip.

Do you need a myki card for free trams?

You don’t need a myki when traveling by tram within the FREE Tram Zone. If you have a myki, you DO NOT need to touch on your card if within the Free Tram Zone. But if your starting or ending point is outside the zone, the A$4.40 2-hour rate will apply.

How do I get my yearly myki?

Select 365 days on a myki machine or ask for 365 days when buying from a shop or ticket office. Your myki can store two myki Passes at a time. If you’re buying a myki Pass via the Google Pay app for Mobile myki, you’ll only be able to buy passes for 7, 28, 30, 31, 35, 40, 60 and 365 days.

Can you suspend a myki pass?

In order to pause your myki Pass, we will need to block your existing myki smartcard and send you a new one which will be activated the next time you touch on. Please call us on 1800 800 007 so we can put this pause in place for you.

Is myki pass cheaper?

myki money, travelling every day. You would do well to consider myki pass, and save yourself almost $55 in the process. So to sum up, myki pass is probably the best option for the majority of people. myki money is more flexible if you don’t travel every day, but even then a pass might be worthwhile.