>>BARTA To Start Contactless Payment Option
(Reading, PA) -- Fares and bus passes for Berks County transit riders are going to be made more easily available this year. The Berks Area Regional Transportation Authority announced yesterday that it will be launching a new app that will have contactless payment options available for riders. The new app called BARTA Go Mobile is expected to launch on January 25th. It will have a new payment system that will let riders use their smartphones to pay for fares and bus passes.