Commuter Benefits Account

Save money on your commute

With this account, you can use pre-tax money to pay eligible commuting costs.

How It Works

  • You choose an annual contribution amount that is deducted from your paycheck in equal amounts throughout the year and placed in an account just for eligible parking and/or transit costs for your commute to and from work.
  • Because the amounts are deducted before taxes are calculated, your taxable income is reduced each pay period so you pay less in taxes.

Commuter Benefits Account Snapshot

Who is eligible?

What is it?

A simple, convenient way to get a tax break on eligible commuting expenses

Why participate?

Save an average of 30% on eligible expenses by using pre-tax dollars (exact savings percentage depends on your tax situation).

Your contributions

The maximum reimbursement is $270 per month each for parking and transit ($540 total per month).

Eligible expenses

Transit and parking costs related to your commute to and from work. 

What to do

  • Check your account balance, pay bills, request a reimbursement and access tools and resources at ybr.com/grainger.
  • Download the Smart-Choice Mobile app via Google Play™ and the Apple App Store℠.

*Excludes team members who reside in Puerto Rico and Guam and those working on a U.S. base or on an expat assignment. See more for team members outside the continental U.S.

Contacts

BenefitPro

BenefitPro@alight.com
1-855-769-4384

Alight Smart-Choice Accounts

www.ybr.com/grainger
1-888-477-3781

 

 

Contacts

When Coverage Ends

If You and Your Spouse or Domestic Partner Are Both Grainger Team Members

Resources

Special Savings Offers

Videos

Profit Savings Plan

Retirement Benefit Questions (65+/Medicare-eligible [including disabled early Medicare eligible] and pre-65 eligible retirees/dependents)

Medicare Plan Options Questions (65+ or early Medicare retirees with or without Grainger Retiree Health)

Questions

Connect with a Benefit Pro

Access the Provider Search Tool

Contacts

When Coverage Ends

If You and Your Spouse or Domestic Partner Are Both Grainger Team Members

Resources

Special Savings Offers

Videos

Profit Savings Plan