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MTA Bridges and Tunnels Resident Programs

If you live in a specific area, you may benefit from a resident discount plan.

Staten Island Residents*

As the result of an MTA Rebate Program, residents are charged an effective toll rate of $5.50 (versus the $19 Tolls by Mail rate) at the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge, where tolls are collected only in the Staten Island-bound direction in accordance with federal law. Residents with one or two trips in a calendar month will receive a $1.76 rebate of the $7.26 SIR toll. Residents with three or more trips in a calendar month will receive a $1.38 rebate of each $6.88 SIR toll. In the event this rebate program ceases, the SIR toll for accounts with one or two trips will be $7.26 and for accounts with more than two trips will be $6.88.

Vehicles must be registered to a valid resident address in Staten Island. Please note that vehicles used for commercial purposes are not eligible for residency plans. Residency status is subject to periodic review. Plan Code: (SIR)

MTA Staten Island Resident Carpool Plan and HOV E-ZPass*

Receive a discount at the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge for passenger vehicles with three or more occupants.

For passenger vehicles with three or more occupants, in order to receive a $15.60 discount per trip ($3.40 versus $19 Tolls by Mail rate) at the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge, customers must have the HOV E-ZPass tag mounted in their vehicle.

Vehicles must also be registered in Staten Island and be listed on your E-ZPass account.

Get more info on the requirements and how to request a Staten Island Resident HOV E-ZPass tag.

MTA Bridges and Tunnels Rockaway/Broad Channel, Queens Residents*

Receive a $3.26 discount per trip ($1.49 versus $4.75 Tolls by Mail rate) on the Marine Parkway and Cross Bay Bridges. The toll on the Cross Bay Bridge is rebated after each trip by the MTA.

Vehicles must be registered to a valid resident address in Rockaway/Broad Channel, Queens in one of the following zip codes: 11691, 11692, 11693, 11694, 11695, and 11697. Please note that vehicles used for commercial purposes are not eligible for residency plans. Residency status is subject to periodic review. Plan Code: (RR)

MTA Staten Island Resident Recertification

Read the resident program recertification FAQs.

 

*You must provide a copy of your driver's license, utility bill or lease agreement to demonstrate residency AND a copy of your vehicle registration for each E-ZPass Tag requested. Residency status is subject to periodic review. A vehicle registration may be used on only one E-ZPass account.