Take Metro-North to See Eminem and Jay-Z at Yankee Stadium!
For the first time ever, music fans can take the train to concerts at Yankee Stadium – Eminem and Jay-Z perform on Monday, September 13 and on Tuesday, September 14 -; and leave the cars at home.
MTA Metro-North Railroad is offering direct train service – a one-seat-ride – from all three lines, Hudson, Harlem and New Haven. In addition, there will be full shuttle service from Grand Central Terminal and Harlem-125th Street to and from the Yankees-East 153rd Street Station.
On the Harlem Line, the direct train will depart Southeast at 3:58 PM and on the New Haven Line, the direct train will depart New Haven at 4:15 PM, each making stops as shown in the current 7:05 PM Yankees Game Day Service timetable.
On the Hudson Line, southbound trains will make additional stops at the Yankees-East 153rd Street Station between 4 PM and 7 PM and northbound trains will be making additional stops between 3:45 PM and 8:00 PM, as shown in the current Yankees Game Day Service timetable.
After the concerts, even more direct service will be provided.
On the Hudson Line, four direct trains will operate; two making local stops to Croton-Harmon and two Poughkeepsie train making first stop Croton-Harmon. There will be additional stops on northbound Hudson Line trains between 8 PM and 12:22 AM and the last northbound train after the concert will depart Yankees-E. 153rd Street Station at 2:03 AM.
On the Harlem Line, two direct trains will make local stops from Mount Vernon West to Southeast.
On the New Haven Line, there will be four direct trains; two expresses to New Haven, and two local trains to Stamford.
During the concert, train service from the stadium to Grand Central and Harlem-125th Street will operate regularly until 12:48AM, as shown in the 7:05 PM Yankees Game Day Service timetable.
So take the train and sleep on the way home!