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PATH To Raise Fares Tuesday
Monday, September 30, 2013 - 05:15 PM
Starting Tuesday, it'll cost as much to ride a PATH train as it does to ride the subway.
As part of a scheduled hike, PATH fares will rise a quarter, to $2.50. For years, PATH fares were cheaper than a MetroCard. The cost of a monthly unlimited PATH SmartLink card will also increase to $80.
The Government Accountability Office has said that the Port Authority is not transparent enough to the public,
For the new rates, see below.
New PATH Fares take effect 3 a.m. Tue, 10/1/13. $2.50 single, $5 2-trip, $80 30-day unlimited. Full details - pic.twitter.com/miAqdODnW0
— PATH Rail System (@PATHTrain) September 27, 2013