Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, all Fair Fares offices are closed until further notice. If your card is damaged or not working, please call 311 immediately. You can still apply for Fair Fares NYC online.

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168,240 New Yorkers have enrolled in Fair Fares NYC!

Fair Fares NYC is a City program created by Mayor Bill de Blasio, City Council Speaker Corey Johnson, and members of the City Council to help low-income New Yorkers. Using the Fair Fares NYC MetroCard, participating New York City residents receive a 50% discount on subway and eligible bus fares. Pay-Per-Ride, 7-Day (Weekly) and 30-Day (Monthly) Unlimited Ride options are all available.