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Ride free on bus, rail and Metro Bike Share for Earth Day, April 22


To celebrate Earth Day on Friday, April 22, Metro is offering free rides on buses, trains and bike share. Free rides begin at 4 a.m. on April 22 and continue until 3 a.m. on Saturday, April 23. Metro is offering free rides to encourage people to take transit, which helps reduce greenhouse gas emissions in LA County.

On the Metro buses, no tapping will be required; simply board the bus as usual.

To ride the Metro rail: No tapping required; the turnstiles will be unlocked for underground stations and for above ground stations, just board the train.

Those who use Metro Bike Share: Redeem a free 30-minute bike share ride by selecting ‘1-Ride’ at any Metro Bike Share kiosk, online or in the Metro Bike Share app and enter the promo code 042222. This code can be redeemed multiple times throughout the day. A credit or debit card is required. The first 30 minutes of all rides are free. Rides longer than 30 minutes are just $1.75 each additional half-hour.

Electric Metro Bike unlocking fees are waived. Temporary credit card holds may apply.

For Metro Micro: Redeem two  free rides by using the Metro Micro app and enter coupon code earthday22. The coupon code can only be used one time for two free rides per account. The coupon code is valid from April 22 to April 24.

To plan a trip, use the Metro Transit app or use our trip planner on or on Google Maps. For the latest schedules, see Metro’s timetable page at