NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – You’ll find the MTA’s new payment system known as OMNY now on more subway lines is throughout the city.
On Wednesday, the MTA launched the cutting-edge technology at turn styles at Penn Station.READ MORE: New York First In The Nation To Launch Federally Approved Homeowner Assistance Fund
The OMNY system will soon extend from Midtown to the South Ferry in Manhattan on 1, 2, and 3-trains.READ MORE: New York City Announces First-In-The-Nation Vaccine Mandate For Private Companies
It will also be available on 4, 5, and 6-trains from Midtown into areas of the Bronx.
OMNY takes payments from mobile wallets, Wi-Fi enabled credit cards, and smart watches so you only have to “tap and go,” according to transit officials.MORE NEWS: New York City Announces First-In-The-Nation Vaccine Mandate For Private Companies
The MTA says the system will replace the MetroCard by 2023.