Activate My PRESTO Card

If you bought your PRESTO card online with your PRESTO Account, activate it here and start travelling seamlessly.

Activate my PRESTO card

Important: You don't need to activate your card if you bought it at a Customer Service Outlet, Shoppers Drug Mart location, a PRESTO machine or online without creating an account. You can activate your card by following these steps:

1

Enter your 17 digit PRESTO card number and PIN below and select 'Activate'.

2

It can take up to 24 hours to process your activation. During this time you won't be able to use your card. After waiting 24 hours, you must tap on a PRESTO device within 30 days to complete the activation process.

3

Travel with your PRESTO card and tap on a fare payment device to pay.

Please enter the 17 digits found on the back of your card

Please enter the four digits you chose when you bought your card online