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MBTA Piloting Sale of $5 Pre-loaded CharlieCards in Advance of St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Posted on March 13, 2019

CharlieVan outside South Station

CharlieCards will be available for sale to make using the T a more attractive, convenient choice for parade goers


In advance of Sunday’s St. Patrick's Day Parade in South Boston, the MBTA is selling CharlieCards pre-loaded with $5 at 2 locations.

As with other large-scale events, the MBTA offers pre-loaded CharlieCards at key locations to make the MBTA a more convenient travel choice for customers. With the parade, the MBTA is piloting the sale of CharlieCards in advance of the event.

Cards will be available for sale at these times and locations:

Thursday, March 14, 12 PM – 3 PM

Downtown Crossing

The CharlieVan will be parked at the corner of Summer and Chauncy Streets.

Friday, March 15, 12 PM – 3 PM

South Station

The CharlieVan will be parked on Atlantic Avenue near the intersection with Summer Street.

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