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 New York.

The IRS has just increased the allowable pre-tax amount. You may set aside up to 5 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 6 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.

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Last Modified 8/26/21