Friday, December 30, 2016




Higher Bee-Line bus fares proposed as part of MTA’s fare hikes

Fare Type


Proposal 1

Proposal 2

Base Fare




MetroCard Bonus

11% with $5.50 purchase

5% with $5.50 purchase

16% with $6.00 purchase

Effective Fare with MetroCard Bonus




30-Day Unlimited Ride MetroCard







7-Day Unlimited Ride MetroCard





WHITE PLAINS – The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has proposed two alternatives for fare increases for the Bee-Line System and the student MetroCard in Westchester County.

The PTA Board is soliciting public comment on the proposals with two proposed fare structures under consideration.

A public hearing will be held on Monday, January 23 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Westchester County Center in White Plains.

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