Get free the new transport card ‘ten+’
The Island Government implants the new contactless transport cards ‘ten+’ that will be free until the end of May for all the residents of Tenerife and can apply for in the external web www.tenmas.com. This new payment system started in July of the past year with the ticket
The president Carlos Alonso explains that “this action shows the real compromise of the Government with the improvement of mobility and represents one more step in the adoption of specific measures that are on the street like the card for young and senior people which reaches more than 20.000 people in the first case and 24.000 people in the second. We want to adapt the services, which we offer to the citizens, to the new times and to the technology in order to make the use of public transport easier and more comfortable”. The Government wants to push the public transport as one of the solutions to the road saturation and as a complement for the improvement that has been carried out in the infrastructures.
The card’s price will be two Euros because this includes the expenses of emission, management, commercialization and IGIG tax. However, during this promotion phase, the emission of the new payment support will not have expense
The new users will receive it in a maximum time of 30 days, except the groups of large family, university student and Abono Joven Metropolitano, who must get it, accrediting their data, in the information and sale points of the Titsa’s stations and in the commercial offices of Metrotenerife. For the people that don’t have internet access will be possible request the help of Titsa’s informers who will be in the main stations.
The transport card can be reloaded as many times as necessary with 5 to 100 Euros. The groups of
The new transport cards replace the magnetic
In the buses the users must validate the card when they enter and when they leave the bus. This allows to apply the exact price of the journey and to know the amount of money that has the card. In the case of the tram, the users only have to validate it at the time of access.
For more information you can consult the social media of the Island Government, Titsa and Metrotenerife or call at the call center of ten+’ (922 109 988).