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MetroCard Calculator
Need help figuring out what MetroCard to buy?
1 How many one-way trips do you usually take in 30 days?
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Calculate New MetroCard 5% Bonus
Buying a New Pay-Per-Ride MetroCard?
1 Enter $ amount
($5.50 minimum purchase + $1 new card fee)
2
Refill Your MetroCard for a $0 Balance
Refilling your Pay-Per-Ride MetroCard?
1 Know your balance?  Enter $ amount

If not, go to step 2
2 Enter refill $ amount
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*Note: The MetroCard calculator operations on this page apply to full-fare purchases and rides, not reduced fare or express bus. The 7 and 30-day Unlimited Ride and Pay-Per-Ride MetroCard fares and 5% Bonus effective as of March 19th, 2017.