The New York Times has a great digital subscription deal from time to time: $1 a week for up to 52 weeks, so, $52 for a full year. However, this deal comes and goes. Usually the deal is for $2 per week, still a bargain but if you want the best deal, keep a lookout for the $1 per week deal. You can check it here:
The regular rate is $4.25 per week.
This subscription gives you unlimited access to the New York Times website, eEdition, and app for Apple or Android. Your credit card will be billed every four weeks. Good for up to 52 weeks for all new subscribers.
This does not include the Cooking Section and Crossword puzzle.
NY Times Crossword, Cooking Subscriptions
If you’re a NY Times subscriber you can add an annual subscription to the NY Times Crossword for $20 a year during sales events. To subscribe, visit: NY Times Crossword Subscription.
The $20 deal comes and goes; if the regular rate is shown, you might check back later.
Also separately priced is the NY Times Cooking Section, which is $1.25 per week or $40 per year. To subscribe, visit: NY Times Cooking Subscription. The Cooking subscription never goes on sale.
New York Times Student / Academic Rates
The New York Times also has Academic rates, which are good all year. University students and educators can get $1 per week Basic Digital Access all year round. Students and educators can also get an All Access Subscription $1.50 per week. This adds the NYT Crossword and NYT Cooking sections, which are not included in Basic Digital Access. The Times will require you to verify your student status via SheerID.
For more details visit: NYT Student / Educator special rate
*Note: The New York Times digital subscription special varies in price from $1 per week to $2 per week. If you want to get the best deal, wait for the $1 per week special.
*No commitment required. Cancel anytime. Limited time offer. This is an offer for a Basic Digital Access Subscription. Your payment method will automatically be charged in advance every four weeks. You will be charged the introductory offer rate every four weeks for the introductory period of one year, and thereafter will be charged the standard rate of $17 every four weeks until you cancel. Your subscription will continue until you cancel. You can cancel anytime. The cancellation goes into effect at the start of your following billing cycle. These offers are not available for current subscribers. The Basic Digital Access Subscription does not include e-reader editions (Kindle, Nook, etc.), NYT Games (the Crossword) or NYT Cooking. Mobile apps are not supported on all devices. Other restrictions and taxes may apply. Offers and pricing are subject to change without notice.