How Can I Get Cheap LIRR Tickets?

Can I use my MetroCard on LIRR?

You cannot use Metrocards (of any sort, unlimited or not) on the LIRR.

However, you can still buy a Metrocard at the Airtrain terminal at Jamaica.

The unlimited Metrocard cannot be used for the Airtrain, but you’ll need to buy a Metrocard to exit the Airtrain terminal – the Airtrain is $5..

How much is a yearly LIRR pass?

Presently, the monthly LIRR commuter ticket from Mineola to Penn Station with unlimited MetroCard is $382.00 ($261.00 for LIRR + $121.00 for Subway/Bus).

What is LIRR reduced fare?

Reduced Fare For individuals 65 years of age or older, people with disabilities, and Medicare card-holders. Cost is about one-half of the Peak One-Way fare. Available for One-Way or Round-Trip travel and valid for 60 days (including date of sale).

How do I buy a monthly LIRR ticket?

MTA eTix® Now Available on All LIRR Branches To access MTA eTix, download the free app on iPhone or Android and set up your account. Buy your LIRR ticket in advance of travel with a credit or debit card. Then, activate your ticket on the app just before you board the train so you can display it to the conductor.

Does the LIRR have senior discounts?

The LIRR is the fast, convenient and relaxing way to travel and special fares are available for senior citizens 65 years or older, Medicare recipients, and people with disabilities. Cost is about one-half of the Peak One-Way fare.

Is there WiFi on LIRR?

No Wi-Fi: Some customers expected built-in wireless capabilities, although the LIRR never promised it.

How Much Is LIRR from Penn Station to Jamaica?

One-Day Round Trip Group Fares to Penn StationStationYouthAdultIsland Park$6.00$9.25Islip$7.00$10.25Jamaica$4.50$6.00ABC | DEF | GHIJ | KLM | NOP | QRS | TUVWXYZ122 more rows•Mar 19, 2017

How much is a monthly LIRR?

$127.00 Option: Unlimited Monthly MetroCard and 2% discount on LIRR fare.

Why is the LIRR so expensive?

Because the LIRR is a commuter rail, its services are more costly to run. For example, a peak train from Long Island to Penn Station may go out of service after Penn Station and not pick up passengers, meaning there is only revenue one way. When you factor in the personnel cost, it becomes even more expensive.

Do LIRR tickets expire?

Ten-trip: Good for 10 one-way rides to or from from City Zone 1 (LIRR) or Manhattan (Metro-North). Tickets are valid for six months from date of sale and may be used by more than one person, even when traveling together.