Tap in to Win: Five years of free transit

TRANSLINK announced on Thursday that its “Tap in to Win” sweepstakes was back and all transit customers are eligible to win great prizes, including the grand prize of five years of free transit in Metro Vancouver, valued at $12,000.

Designed to thank customers and reward individuals for choosing transit, the contest, which opened Thursday, will offer a variety of themed regional prize packs aimed at encouraging local exploration.

The contest will run for 11 weeks with prizes drawn every week.

“This is a great way for us to show our appreciation and say thanks to our customers,” said TransLink CEO Kevin Quinn. “We want to encourage everyone to take transit while rewarding individuals who choose our safe, efficient, and climate-friendly way of moving around Metro Vancouver.”

Customers can enter the contest by first registering their Compass Card online. They then automatically gain one entry by tapping in during each complete transit trip. Customers can not earn more than two entries per day. The contest is open for all residents of British Columbia who are 18 years of age or older.

Tap in to Win prizes this year include a wide range of products and experiences:

  • Five years of three-zone Compass monthly passes (Grand prize)
  • Electric bikes
  • Electric scooters
  • Regional Stay and Play prize packages
  • Transit merchandise prize packages
  • Vancouver Whitecaps prize package
  • BC Lions prize package
  • Vancouver Giants prize package
  • Grouse Mountain prize package
  • Science World prize package
  • And more

For a full list of details, rules, and a guide on how to enter and win, visit: translink.ca/tapintowin.