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News - February 8, 2013

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Caltrain discounts Clipper tickets

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Posted by local citizen, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Feb 8, 2013 at 7:20 pm

Why can't clipper cards be bought or even just have value added at fare machines at caltrain stations. For occasional riders this is a big incovenience. Either one keeps lots of extra money on a card used infrequently or has to make extra trips to stores not near caltrain stations each time.
Also their ticket selling machines have a horrible hard to understand interface, and are very slow. Especially when compared with the ones used in tokyo subway stations.


Posted by Rat, a resident of another community
on Feb 10, 2013 at 9:32 am

local citizen, Caltrain is going to be replacing their TVM's and are looking for feedback about what people want. Selling Clipper Cards from the machine was a suggestion I made when I filled out mine.

Please take a couple minutes before Feb 18 and let Caltrain know.
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