New York State Ride Program
NYS-Ride is a program that allows state employees to pay for certain work-related
public transportation expenses on a pre-tax basis. By enrolling in NYS-Ride, you can
save money on work-related transportation expenses - fares for riding buses, trains,
subways, ferries, and other types of mass transit or vanpools - and support a greener
The IRS has just increased the allowable pre-tax amount. You may set aside up to $130.00 per month in pre-tax salary when you enroll in NYS-Ride.
Employees who participate in NYS-Ride save up to 40% on transportation expenses and average $416 in savings annually. For program details such as enrollment and eligible commuting expenses, you may view the full NYS-Ride brochure here, or the overview flyer here.
If you have any questions about NYS-Ride, follow this link or contact WageWorks customer service at (866) 428-7781.