NYS Ride

A Greener Pocket =
A Greener New York

Program Overview

How You Save Money

When you make pre-tax purchases for your eligible commuting expenses through NYS-Ride, you save money each month because no federal, state, city income, Social Security, or Medicare taxes are withheld from the amount you set aside, up to the pre-tax limits set by the federal government. To calculate your savings, click here.

Highlights of NYS-Ride

Typical Savings Example by Riding the Bus to Work

Cost of Pass
Without NYS-Ride:


With NYS-Ride:



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