Frequently Asked Questions
OMNY is the MTA’s new fare payment system. OMNY will be phased in over time and will unify fare payments and mobile ticketing across subway, bus, and commuter rail, resulting in a seamless experience for customers. Learn more about OMNY.
OMNY, which stands for One Metro New York, is based on the concept of unifying fare payments and ticketing across multiple modes of transportation. We believe that transportation is an essential service that connects communities and brings the diversity and energy of New York together. OMNY is the newest way to experience all that our region offers.
MetroCard will continue to be available until all comparable services are offered with OMNY. This is currently planned for completion in 2023.
The fares are the same for MetroCard and OMNY.
Yes. By registering for an OMNY account, you can access a secure, personalized dashboard, where you can view up to 12 months of your trips and charges. Without an OMNY account, you are limited to viewing only 7 days of your trips and charges. Register for an OMNY account today.
The OMNY website can support several languages today, and additional languages will be supported in the future as OMNY is rolled out. To translate the OMNY website into a different language, go to the bottom of the page and select your preferred language using the Google Translate feature.
OMNY customer service representatives can support many languages when you call. OMNY customer service representatives can also utilize a third-party interpreter service when a particular language skill is not available at the time of your call. The third-party interpreter service can support over 300 languages.