What can LiVE Do For You?

We’ve partnered with community groups on a new program that helps you get to all the places you need to go. By enrolling in LiVE, you will receive a 40% discount on fares throughout the RTD service area.

The LiVE application is available on Colorado State benefits site, PEAK: Apply for LiVE

LiVE MyRide Card

LiVE is available as a MyRide Card or on the RTD Mobile Tickets app.


LiVE fare products


  Local Regional Airport
3-Hour Pass
MyRide Smart Card
$1.80 $3.15 $6.30
3-Hour Pass
RTD Mobile Tickets app
$1.80 $3.15 Upgrade required
  Local Regional/Airport
Day Pass
RTD Mobile Tickets app
$3.60 $6.30

How do I Qualify?

  • Be between the ages of 20 and 64.

    RTD offers other discounts for those outside this age range.

  • Be at or below 185% Federal Poverty Level.

    Currently, this means a household/family income as follows:
    $23,606 (1), $31,894 (2), $40,182 (3), $48,470 (4) 56,758 (5), $65.046 (6).

  • Provide a valid address for your eligibility card.

    If you need help, Denver Metro Area service agencies can help with a temporary mailbox.

  • Live in the RTD service area.

    Visit our system map for area boundaries.

  • Supply household income verification.

    Have electronic copies of documents showing income, letters from employers, or benefits award letters for each individual.

  • Provide a recent photo.

    Upload a clear, close-up color image of yourself on a neutral background to be printed on your eligibility card. *If the uploaded photo is not useable, it will cause a delay in receiving your card.

Applying for LiVE is Easy!

Follow these simple steps to apply through PEAK.

  • Visit the Colorado State benefits site, PEAK, at http://www.colorado.gov/PEAK

  • Apply for yourself and other household members with an account or as a guest.

  • Enter your application information as prompted on PEAK. If you have an SSN, enter it as it may expedite the application.

  • Receive your LiVE eligibility card in the mail. Use it with your LiVE MyRide card or mobile ticket.

Help & Resources

PEAK Technical Support Center

RTD LiVE Application Status:
For questions about the status of an RTD LiVE Application, contact Denver Human Services.
Denver Human Services

RTD LiVE Discount Identification Card:
Approved applicants will receive their card in the mail. For questions about the RTD LiVE card or if you need a replacement card contact RTD.

RTD LiVE Fare Products:
For questions about the RTD LiVE fare products and where they can be purchased, contact RTD Customer Care.
RTD Customer Care