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Buying hoho ticket from tout in Times Square

Adelaide, Australia
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Buying hoho ticket from tout in Times Square

I know if I buy a hoho ticket before getting to New York I have to go to the office and exchange the voucher for tickets, sometimes taking quite a long time. If I were to buy a ticket from a tout in Times Square do I get an actual ticket and can go straight to the bus stop - or is there the hassle of having to exchange voucher at the hoho ticket office. Crazy question - I am just trying to save some time - but don't want to get ripped off either. Thanks.

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1. Re: Buying hoho ticket from tout in Times Square

Bumping, because I don't know the answer.

Also, I wonder if you can haggle with these bus seller people?

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2. Re: Buying hoho ticket from tout in Times Square

Don't buy hoho tickets for NYC you will be in traffic 75% of the time.

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3. Re: Buying hoho ticket from tout in Times Square

Yes, you will get a ticket from them and no need to exchange it at an office.

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