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Fast-track your ride.

It’s official – the MTA is going contactless on NYC subways and buses. Now you can use contactless payments to enter select stations along the 4-5-6 line and Staten Island buses. Follow the three easy steps below to get your commute on the fast track.

Here's how it works

How it works

Two ways to pay

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Add a Card to

digital wallet


Open the digital wallet on your device,

the enter your Card details and follow

the on-screen instructions.



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Use a contactless

American Express® Card


Don't have a contactless American Express

Card? Request one now and say so-long

to your MetroCard.



*If your American Express® Card was added to FitBit Pay before May 15, remove and re-add your Card to FitBit Pay in order to pay at OMNY

Keep your eyes peeled

Contactless turnstiles are currently available at select stations along the

4-5-6 line and Staten Island buses. Look out for more in the future!

MTA Stations
Station Stops

Do more with contactless payments

Good news! You can use contactless throughout the day. Paying for you morning coffee or grocery run is more convenient than ever. Start by finding businesses that accept American Express® Cards.



Digital Wallet Payment

Have questions? Check out our FAQs to find answers.