SmartLink

The SmartLink Card is a durable, plastic card with an embedded computer chip that keeps track of the number of available prepaid trips, as well as the number of days remaining on an Unlimited Pass.

The SmartLink Card, and all products added to the SmartLink Card, are non-refundable.

SmartLink is available:

  • Online
  • From blue SmartLink vending machines in most PATH stations (See chart below.)
    NOTE: SmartLink Zero-trip Card vending machines accept one $5 bill. SmartLink 10-trip Card vending machines accept two $10 bills or one $20 bill.
  • From participating newsstands at or near PATH stations (See chart below). SmartLink vending machines do not accept debit/credit cards or electronic transit benefits debit cards.

SmartLink users may add trips and unlimited passes:

SmartLink users can enjoy the added convenience of Auto-Refill and have trips and unlimited passes loaded to their card automatically.

We offer the Senior SmartLink Card for riders 65 and older, which entitles the cardholder to pay a reduced fare. Click here to begin a Senior SmartLink Card application online.

New Jersey SmartLink Cards Sold
Newark Blue dispensers (by Track 1): SmartLink 10-trip Card
Journal Square Hudson News (concourse level): SmartLink 20-trip Card
Blue dispensers: SmartLink 10-trip Card
and SmartLink No-Trip Card
Newport Blue dispensers: SmartLink No-trip Card
Exchange Place Blue dispensers: SmartLink No-trip Card
Hoboken Blue dispensers: SmartLink 10-trip Card
New York SmartLink Cards Sold:
33rd Street Hudson News (turnstile area): SmartLink 20-trip Card
Blue dispensers: SmartLink 10-trip Card
and SmartLink No-trip Card
World Trade Center Hudson News (turnstile area): SmartLink 20-trip Card
Blue dispensers: SmartLink 10-trip Card
and SmartLink No-trip Card

SmartLink Card Vendor list is accurate as of 8/23/13 and is subject to change.

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