Lifehacks

How do I activate my MTA E ticket?

You must activate your ticket just before boarding your train. Go to your Ticket Wallet and tap the “Activate Ticket” button for the applicable ticket. Tickets stay active for the duration of your trip. (Monthly and weekly tickets stay active for the duration of the ticket.

How do I activate my MTA E ticket?

You must activate your ticket just before boarding your train. Go to your Ticket Wallet and tap the “Activate Ticket” button for the applicable ticket. Tickets stay active for the duration of your trip. (Monthly and weekly tickets stay active for the duration of the ticket.

How much is the Long Island Railroad ticket?

One-Day Round Trip Group Fares to Penn Station

Station Youth Adult
Broadway $4.50 $6.00
Carle Place $6.00 $9.25
Cedarhurst $5.50 $8.50
Central Islip $6.00 $9.25

What is an off peak train ticket?

Off-Peak tickets are semi-flexible tickets that let you travel by train at certain times of the day, certain days in the week or on specific routes. These tickets are normally cheaper because of the restrictions they place on travel times, Usually avoiding the nightmarish ‘rush hour’ for morning and evening commuters.

How do I use OMNY?

With OMNY, you can use your own contactless card, your own smart device, or an OMNY card to pay the fare. Just choose your preferred payment method, tap at an OMNY reader, and go! Where can I use OMNY? OMNY is available at all subway stations and on all MTA-operated buses in New York City.

Can you use a MetroCard on the Long Island Railroad?

You can not use a MetroCard on the Long Island Rail Road. If you’re looking to save the $5.75 LIRR rail fare, you can take the Howard Beach branch to the A train or the Jamaica branch to the E train.

How much is a train from Grand Central Poughkeepsie?

The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to Poughkeepsie without a car is to train via NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station which takes 1h 51m and costs $26 – $40.

When can an off peak ticket be used?

Off-Peak Return tickets are valid for outward travel on the date shown on the ticket and until 04:29 the following day. If you cannot complete your journey on the same day you will be allowed to finish it the following day – see ‘Break of journey’ below.