How Do I Get A Reduced MetroCard?

How do I get a senior citizen MetroCard?

To apply for a NSW Seniors Card and any replacement, visit the NSW Seniors Card website or call 13 77 88 and your application will be processed over the phone.

NSW Seniors Cards are issued by the Department of Family and Community Services.

Seniors Cards are issued free of charge and have no expiry..

Do college students get MetroCards?

About Student MetroCards We’re happy to work with the NYC Department of Education to help New York City students get an education. Student MetroCards are: Distributed by your school. You can’t get a student MetroCard directly from the MTA.

What do you do if you lose your student MetroCard?

If your card is lost or stolen, tell your school pass coordinator right away. The pass coordinator will report the missing card and help you get another one. Can I let someone else use my Student MetroCard?

How many times can you swipe an unlimited MetroCard?

Unlimited Ride fares cannot be used more than once every 18 minutes. This is designed to prevent fraudulent use of the card by multiple people. Subway station agents cannot override the 18-minute rule—you must wait for the time to expire.

How much is an unlimited monthly MetroCard 2020?

Cost: $33 (7-day) or $127 (30-day). You have unlimited swipes on the subway and local buses for either 7 or 30 days. Your MetroCard can only hold one Unlimited Ride refill at a time.

How do I get a reduced fare unlimited MetroCard?

Accepted forms of ID:A valid driver’s license from any state (or legal equivalent issued to nondrivers)A valid passport from any country.A NYC Department of Aging ID card.A Medicare card.An Access-A-Ride ID card or an MTA Reduced-Fare ID card (pre-1995)

How do I get a disabled MetroCard?

You must fill out an application form for the Half-Fare MetroCard and file it with the MTA. To get a copy of the form, call the MTA Reduced-Fare Line at (718) 243-4999, Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and ask that the application for an “MTA Reduced-Fare MetroCard for People with Disabilities” be sent to you.

How do I replace my half fare MetroCard?

The following MetroCards can be replaced: EasyPay Xpress and Reduced-Fare EasyPay MetroCard. Call the EasyPay Account Service Center at 1-877-323-7433 immediately if your card is lost or stolen. (You can also file a claim online.)

Can MetroCards be tracked?

Every MetroCard has a number on the back that you can use to track your card. Typically this is done only when cards are lost or stolen, but if circumstances permit, the number can be used to track use of the card for other reasons by using an MTA Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) request.

How much do I have on my MetroCard?

Try reading the information on a Metrocard machine. Insert your card into the Metrocard machine to access the main menu. Click on the “Get Info” button. From there, you can access your card type, balance, and expiration date. Once you’ve found your Metrocard balance, click “OK” to return to the main menu.

How do you qualify for reduced fare on NYC Subway?

Customers who are 65 years of age or older or have a qualifying disability are eligible for Reduced-Fare. The Reduced fare cost of a 7-Day Unlimited Ride MetroCard is $16.00. The Reduced fare cost of a 30-Day Unlimited Ride MetroCard is $60.50.

Can you swipe unlimited MetroCard twice?

Unlimited Ride MetroCard Cannot be used again at the same subway station or the same bus route for at least 18 minutes. Cannot be used by or transferred to another person until the completion of a trip for which entry was obtained.

Does CUNY give MetroCards?

CUNY ASAP and ACE ASAP and ACE features include tuition waivers for students in receipt of financial aid with a gap need, textbook assistance, and free unlimited MetroCards.

How many rides are on a $20 MetroCard?

After two rides, you’ll be left with just $0.28 on your card. Then, say you add $20 to that card. With the MTA bonus, you will really get $21, and your new balance will be $21.28.

How much is a MetroCard for a week?

Weekly unlimited-ride MetroCards will increase in price by 3 percent from $32 to $33, while the cost of 30-day unlimited-ride MetroCards will surge by 5 percent from $121 to $127. “We are doing the best we can to make the MTA as efficient as possible,” acting MTA chairman Fernando Ferrer said at the board meeting.

What do I need to get a disabled bus pass?

You can apply for a disabled person’s Freedom Pass if any of the following apply to you:You are blind or partially sighted.You are profoundly or severely deaf.You are without speech.You have a disability or you have suffered an injury which has a substantial and long-term adverse effect on your ability to walk.More items…