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Service
Notice
Ticket Machines
(As of December 30 to reflect new MetroCard fare policies)
Just touch the screen to begin your transaction. It’s fast and easy! Metro-North Railroad has two types of ticket machines available at stations:
Full Service Ticket Machine1. GRAY, Full-Service Tickets machines offer:
  • All Metro-North Railroad ticket types*
  • MetroCard options including:
    - Separate $20 MetroCard ($21.40 value)
    - $4.50 MetroCard option for Round Trip rail tickets -$45 MetroCard ($48.15 value) option for Monthly rail tickets
Daily Tickets Machine2. RED, Daily Tickets machines offer:
  • One Way & Round Trip tickets
  • $20 MetroCards ($21.40 value)
All machines accept:
  • Cash
    -Bills: $50, $20, $10, $5, and $1 bills
    -Coin: Quarters, dimes, nickels and dollar coins -Change: Returns up to $17.75 in coin change
  • Major credit cards: MasterCard, VISA, American Express, Novus/Discover or an ATM/Debit Card (NYCE)
Save Money - Buy tickets before boarding.
Special Features
  • Screen instructions are available in Spanish and two other languages. Select your foreign language choice on the bottom of the first screen.
  • An audio feature, in English, is available for the visually impaired. A speaker is provided on the machine or you can plug in your own headset.
Call toll free: (877) 886-6677 (or (877) TVM-6677) if you have any questions, comments or problems. Be sure to give the machine ID number, located on the front of the machine below the touch-screen.
*Monthly tickets are sold starting the 20th of the previous month. (For example, on May 20th you can buy June’s ticket.) Weekly tickets are good for unlimited rides from Saturday to Friday and are available for sale on Wednesdays for the next week. Monthly school and charity tickets are obtained at Metro-North ticket offices only. Reservations are required for some One Day Getaways and Group tickets.