What is needed to renew the preferential school card for Metropolitano, Corredores and Line 1

How to renew the preferential card school? The students They are entitled to a special rate on public transport, but to access this benefit, the validity of the document must be up to date. Know what is needed and how to do that process.

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The Urban Transport Authority (ATU) indicates, as part of the “Safe Return” campaign, that it is important to update the preferential card of the Metropolitan, Lima Pass or Line 1 of the Lima and Callao Metro, in order to pay only half a ticket.

Keep in mind that the card is personal and that the rate, in the case of schoolchildren, is only valid from Monday to Friday during the school year. Below are the requirements for renewal.

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WHAT ARE THE REQUIREMENTS TO RENEW THE PREFERENTIAL CARD FOR SCHOOLS?

Students who wish to renew their preferential card must meet the following requirements:

Metropolitan and corridors

  • Presence of the father / mother or legal guardian, carrying their ID.
  • Presence of the minor carrying his ID.
  • Registration certificate.
  • The update is free and the mandatory presence of the father / mother or legal guardian and child.

NOTE: Payment of S /. 4.50 (at the same CAT window).

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  • National identity document or Birth Certificate that proves the minority at the time of carrying out the procedure.
  • Presence of the student and his parents or guardians (in case of minority).
  • In the case of non-school students, they must also present a certificate of studies.
  • Preferential card.

NOTE: If you require a new card, you must pay the sum of S / 5.

Schoolgirl passing her card at the Metropolitano (Photo: ATU)

WHERE SHOULD I GO TO PERFORM THE RENEWAL PROCESS OF THE PREFERENTIAL CARD FOR STUDENTS?

To get or renew your preferential card, the procedure is in person and you must go to the following places:

Metropolitan and corridors

  • Card Service Centers (CAT) at the Central Station and the CATs at the Matellini and Naranjal terminals. The schedule is from Monday to Saturday from 7 am to 6 pm (They do not attend holidays)

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  • Renew: Approach all stations from Monday to Saturday from 5 am to 10 pm and on Sundays from 5:30 am to 10 pm,
  • New card or duplicate: ePumacahua, Jorge Chávez, San Borja Sur, Los Postes and El Ángel stations, Monday through Saturday from 8 am to 1 pm and Monday through Friday from 3 pm to 8 pm

WHAT IS THE RATE FOR SCHOOLS?

Metropolitan and corridors

  • It has a preferential rate of S/. 1.25 trunk route and S/. 0.25 feeder path. It is valid from Monday to Friday from March to December. During vacations, Saturday, Sunday and holidays, a general rate equivalent to S/. 2.50, according to Law No. 26271.

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  • The half-fare for schoolchildren is S/0.75. It applies from Monday to Friday during the validity of the school year, from February 15 to December 31. During Saturdays, Sundays, holidays and vacations, the adult rate applies.

WHAT DAYS DOES THE PREFERENTIAL CHARGE FOR STUDENTS APPLY?

  • The average rate for schoolchildren It only applies from Monday to Friday during the validity of the school year. On Saturdays, Sundays and holidays the adult rate applies. It is also not valid during holidays.
  • The average rate for students of universities and institutes It only applies from Monday to Saturday. On Sundays and holidays the adult rate applies.

WHAT ARE THE REQUIREMENTS TO RENEW THE PREFERENTIAL CARD FOR UNIVERSITY STUDENTS?

Students who wish to renew their preferential card must have the following documents:

Metropolitan and corridors

  • Valid university card.
  • National Identity Document (DNI.)
  • The preferential card.

NOTE: If you require a new card, you must pay the sum of S / 4.50.

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  • Valid university card.
  • National Identity Document (DNI)
  • The preferential card.

NOTE: If you require a new card, you must pay the sum of S / 5.

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