Senior Citizens on the Subway

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Senior Citizens Subway Discount and the New York Subway

Customers who are 65 years of age or older or those who have qualifying disabilities are eligible for a senior citizens subway discount. The senior citizens subway discount price is to reduced cost $1.35 or less with the Reduced-Fare MetroCard.

New York has multiple locations where senior citizens can purchase their reduced-fare MetroCard but they must provide some of the following identification:

  1. Driver’s License
  2. Medicare Card
  3. MTA Reduced Fare MetroCard/Disabled Person’s ID
  4. Birth Certificate. Can be used but only with another form of identification.

Senior Citizen MetroCard Centers
Below is the list of locations and times where senior citizens subway discounts can be purchased in New York City:

Theodora G. Jackson Adult Center 92-47 165 St Jamaica 3rd Tues 10 AM – 12 noon
Robert Couche Senior Center 137-57 Farmers Blvd, Springfield Gardens 4th Wed 1 PM – 3 PM
Middle Village Senior Center 69-10 75 St, Middle Village 4th Wed 10 AM – 12 noon
North Shore Towers 272-40 Grand Central Pkwy, Floral Park 3rd Tues 1 PM – 3 PM
Bayside Senior enter 221-15 Horace Harding Expwy, Bayside 4th Fri 10 AM – 11:30 AM
SNAP of Eastern Queens 80-45 Winchester Blvd. Bldg #4, Queens Village 4th Thur 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Hudson Guild Service Center 119 Ninth Av at 18 St, New York 2nd Mon 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Scott Towers 3400 Paul Av, Bronx 4th Mon 1 PM – 3 PM
Bay Eden Senior Center 1220 East 229 St, Bronx 4th Mon 10 AM – 12 noon
Korean American Senior Center 37-06 111 St, Corona 1st Tues 10 AM – 12 noon
Clearview Assistance Program 163-59 17Av at 166 St, Whitestone 4th Wed 9 AM – 10:30 AM
New Castle Tenants 711 A-B Seagirt Ave, Far Rockaway 2nd Fri 10 AM – 12 noon
Rochdale Senior Citizens Center at 169-65 137th Ave. 3rd Fri 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Korean American Senior Center of Flushing at 42-15 166th St. 4th Fri 1PM – 3:00 PM
Glenridge Senior CitizensCenter at 59-03 Summerfield St, Ridgewood 4th Thurs 11:30 PM – 1:30