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Discounts Coming For LIRR, Metro-North Riders Traveling Within New York City

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - Some Long Island Rail Road and Metro-North riders will soon get a break on fares.

The MTA will offer 10% discounts for LIRR and Metro-North commuters within New York City, while LIRR monthly tickets will be discounted 20%.

It's only in New York City - like taking the LIRR from Woodside, Queens to Penn Station, or riding a Metro-North train from a station in the Bronx to Grand Central.

The discounts begin May 1.

 

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