Metro offering free rides on New Year's Eve

LOS ANGELES

To help people celebrate safely, all Metro bus and rail lines will be free of charge starting at 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 31, until 2 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 1.

Regular fares will kick in after 2 a.m. Metro says the rail lines and the Metro Orange Line will operate all night, every 20 minutes, on New Year's Eve.

The cost for a one-way ticket is $1.50. Travelers can also buy a $5 Day Pass, which covers unlimited travel starting on the date of purchase until 3 a.m. the next morning.

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