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C Service Ends Early Each Night

On Monday, July 11, MTA New York City Transit’s FASTRACK program returns to the [A][C][E] lines between Midtown Manhattan and Downtown Brooklyn. From 10:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m., for four consecutive weeknights from Monday, July 11, to early Friday morning, July 15, [A] and [E] trains will run via the 6 Av line in Manhattan.

MTA eTix Ticketing App Comes to Hudson Line

MTA eTix, a free MTA app that will allow Metro-North Railroad customers to purchase train tickets anytime, anywhere with their mobile devices, has come to the Hudson Line. The app, which was scheduled for completion by the end of 2016, will now be available to riders of all Metro-North lines by the end of this summer under an accelerated timetable made in response to a request from Governor Andrew M. Cuomo.

MTA eTix Ticketing App Comes to Remaining LIRR Branches

MTA eTix, a free MTA app that will allow Long Island Rail Road customers to purchase train tickets anytime, anywhere with their mobile devices has come to the Port Washington Branch. The app, which was scheduled for completion by the end of 2016, will now be available to all riders of all branches the end of this summer under an accelerated timetable made in response to a request from Governor Andrew M. Cuomo.

MTA eTix Ticketing App Available on LIRR & Metro-North

MTA eTix, a free MTA app that will allow Long Island Rail Road and Metro-North Railroad customers to purchase train tickets anytime, anywhere with their mobile devices, has come to Metro-North's Hudson Line and the LIRR's Port Washington Branch. The app, which was scheduled for completion by the end of 2016, will now be available to all riders of both railroads by the end of this summer under an accelerated timetable made in response to a request from Governor Andrew M. Cuomo.

LIRR to Add Cars to North Fork Trains; New Trains for Fire Island-Bound Customers Will Reduce Crowding on Hamptons Trains; Changes Will Improve Accessibility to East End Businesses and Boost Economy

More people than ever want to visit the beautiful East End of Long Island during summer weekends, and the Long Island Rail Road is adding train service to meet that demand and reduce crowding on trains. The improved, all-new service begins tomorrow, Friday, July 1, and runs every Friday through September 2.

Latest Exhibit Entitled Second Avenue Subway: Phase 2 and Beyond Also Debuts

The last day of June saw a couple of milestones at the Second Avenue Subway Community Information Center (CIC),. First, MTA Capital Construction unveiled its latest exhibit entitled Second Avenue Subway: Phase 2 and Beyond. The unveiling occurred right before the facility’s 20,000th visitor crossed the threshold on Thursday.

Plans Follow Last Week’s Announcement of Rebranding of Q70 Airport Bus Service

Two weeks after Governor Cuomo’s announcement that the current Q70 route serving LaGuardia Airport would be relaunched in September as a Select Bus Service – with a distinctive new look – the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today announced a new marketing campaign designed to raise awareness of the bus service that provides direct, non-stop service between LaGuardia Airport and two regional transit hubs in Queens that connect to five subway lines, Long Island Rail Road and seven bus lines.

LIRR Service Update

LIRR customers should expect eastbound cancellations and delays of up to 1 hour due to a truck striking an LIRR bridge west of Woodside. Customers for Far Rockaway, Long Beach and Hempstead Branches can take the 2/3 subway from 34th Street to Atlantic Terminal, where eastbound LIRR train service is available. NYC Transit is cross-honoring. NYC Transit is also honoring LIRR fares on the E subway train to Penn at Jamaica (Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av), Kew Gardens (Union Tpke) and Forest Hills (71st Av).

MTA Details Subway, Bus and Staten Island Railway Service

On Monday, July 4, subways will operate on a Saturday schedule. There will be no [5] train service in Brooklyn, and no [6][7] express service. [B] trains will not run, customers are encouraged to use the [A][C][D] and/or [Q] instead. [M] trains will not run between Delancey-Essex Sts and 71 Ave; [Q] service is suspended between 57 St-7Av and Ditmars Blvd; and [Z] service is suspended, take the [J] instead.

Lots of Extra Getaway Trains on Friday, July 1

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) will offer extra railroad service on Friday, July 1, to allow customers to get a head start a long Fourth of July weekend. OnMonday, July 4, subways, buses and Metro-North will operate on a Saturday schedule. The Long Island Rail Road and the Staten Island Railway will operate on a Sunday schedule. More details are below.

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