All MetroCard Vending Machines are now able to process both types of refills, allowing customers to refill their cards instead of throwing away cards that have run out of time or value.
New 30-Day Option for Refillable MetroCard - The New York Times
Customers with Qualifying Disabilities: Apply for a Reduced-Fare MetroCard. . Once approved, you can enroll in the EasyPay automatic refill payment option.
New York MetroCard Refill Calculator - ACZoom
... The EasyPayXpress MetroCard is linked to the customer's credit or debit card, and refills automatically. ... in line to buy or refill a MetroCard ...
"Your MetroCard can only hold one Unlimited Ride refill at a time.
A. EasyPay allows you to pay for rides automatically with a credit/debit card. Once you sign-up, your MetroCard is refilled without ever leaving your hands. In addition, your EasyPay MetroCard automatically converts to an unlimited ride card whenever the required number of subway or local bus rides has been fulfilled.The refillable card is known as the . Riders order the card online with a minimum starting balance of $40 and place their credit card (or pre-tax transportation benefits card) information on file with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. When the balance reaches $30, the card refills automatically with $40. Since 2006, 16,000 riders have signed up for the card — a fairly modest number in a system that delivers millions of subway rides each day. Since 2006, a growing number of transit riders have been using a special type of MetroCard that automatically replenishes in $40 increments. Now, riders who buy the 30-day unlimited-ride MetroCard can arrange to similarly have a card that refills automatically each month.The MTA has unveiled a handy tool that will assist customers with planning a new card purchase or refilling a full fare Pay-Per-Ride MetroCard. It's the MetroCard Calculator and it is available at or by going directly to .