Travelers can purchase Metro-North train tickets for New York City at MTA.info. They can also purchase tickets at a train station that sits on a Metro-North line traveling to New York City, such as at New Haven's Union Station.
Travelers have the option of reserving a train ticket online by selecting a station of origin, a destination station (for New York City, usually Grand Central Station), and the date and time for the trip. The trip planner then provides different itinerary options that the customer can select. Train ticket prices may vary depending on whether the train is traveling during on-peak or off-peak hours.