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MTA Provides Service Details for Labor Day Weekend

Monday is Sunday for MTA New York City Transit and the holiday weekend. Subways and buses and MTA Bus Company buses will operate on a Sunday schedule on Labor Day, Monday, September 7.

Extra Getaway Services on Friday, September 4, Will Start the Weekend

To help you get a jump start on the long Labor Day weekend, MTA railroads will provide extra service on Friday, September 4. All MTA services will operate on reduced schedules on Labor Day, Monday, September 7. Details are below.

LIRR Adding Early Afternoon Eastbound Service Friday, September 4, to Speed Your Labor Day Weekend Getaway

MTA Long Island Rail Road will provide additional early-afternoon trains from Penn Station on Friday, September 4, for customers planning an early getaway for the Labor Day weekend. There will be four extra Babylon trains, three extra Port Jefferson Branch trains, and one extra train on the Ronkonkoma, Port Washington and Far Rockaway branches.

Railroad Offering 18 Extra Afternoon Departures on Friday, September 4

MTA Metro-North Railroad doesn’t want you to work hard to celebrate Labor Day! Metro-North has plenty of train service to get you where you need to go for the entire holiday weekend starting Friday, September 4, and continuing through Labor Day, Monday, September 7.

RIDE FREE When You See Alabama Shakes at Forest Hills Stadium on September 19th

RIDE FREE When You See Alabama Shakes at Forest Hills Stadium on September 19th

Extra Service for New York Islanders Games and Other Barclays Center Events

Long Island Rail Road timetables will change on Tuesday, September 8, bringing better service and some temporary schedule adjustments related to track work. The timetables also allow for the railroad to run special trains to or from Atlantic Terminal in downtown Brooklyn for any event across the street at Barclays Center, including all home games of the New York Islanders.

Racks Available on S53, S93 Routes for 1-Year Pilot Testing Feasibility, Impact to Service

Starting on Sunday, September 6, MTA New York City Transit will add bicycle racks on two Staten Island bus routes, the first time that such equipment has been made available for public use on NYC Transit. The yearlong Bike & Ride pilot will roll out on the S53 and S93 routes, which run between Staten Island and the Bay Ridge section of Brooklyn over the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. The two lines were chosen for their safe access to current and planned bicycle paths, ridership and routes, which serve a major college campus where bicycling is a popular commuting option.

The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for August 28 - August 31

The MTA’s Weekender: The Way Around Weekend Work for August 28 - August 31

NYC Transit Moves WWII Memorial to New Home

New York City Transit’s memorial to its Second World War heroes has been moved to a new location at 130 Livingston Street.

RIDE FREE When You See Les Misérables on Broadway!

RIDE FREE When You See Les Misérables on Broadway!

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