New Fares and Tolls Approved for 2019

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Board voted on February 27, 2019 to approve fare and toll increases below the rate of inflation. Fares and tolls are essential revenue that support the quality and quantity of service the MTA provides while helping to meet rising costs and achieve a balanced budget as required by law. The new tolls, which take effect March 31, 2019 and the new fares, which take effect April 21, 2019 will allow the MTA to continue to provide safe and reliable service.