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Jets and Giants fans:  This 2013 football season Metro‑North continues to make getting to the New Jersey Meadowlands Sports Complex easy.

Enjoy a one-ticket ride from any Metro-North station to any Sunday afternoon Giants or Jets football game at the Meadowlands Sports Complex.

For New Haven Line customers, a special train goes all the way from 10 major stations to Secaucus Junction. From Secaucus Junction, it’s an easy transfer to the Meadowlands Rail Line for an express, 10-minute, ride to the Meadowlands Sports Complex Station.

Train service also is available for Hudson, Harlem, New Haven, Pascack Valley and Port Jervis line.

Hudson, Harlem, and New Haven Line Customers: Take Metro-North to Grand Central Terminal, take the subway to Penn Station-NY, then transfer to a NJ TRANSIT train to the Meadowlands Sports Complex Station (connecting at Secaucus Junction).

Rockland, Orange, and Westchester County customers can get to the Meadowlands Sports Complex Station from Spring Valley, Nanuet, and Pearl River stations on the Pascack Valley Line as well as from Port Jervis Line stations connecting at Secaucus Junction.

Purchase your round-trip rail ticket to the Meadowlands Sports Complex Station at any Metro-North ticket office, ticket machine, or through WebTicket.

Direct service will be provided from: New Haven, West Haven, Bridgeport, Fairfield, Westport, South Norwalk, Stamford, Greenwich, Rye and Larchmont.

For New Canaan, Danbury and Waterbury Branches, check the schedule for connections, or drive to a New Haven Line station from which direct service is provided.

Free weekend parking is available at many New Haven Line stations. Visit www.mta.info for parking information at your departure station.

When you arrive at Secaucus Junction, look for the NJ TRANSIT representative at the fare gates, then show your train ticket to the representative at the gate. The express ride from Secaucus Junction to the Sports Complex is approximately 10 minutes.

HERE’S A TIP: If you live in Westchester, you may want to drive to one of our Pascack Valley Line stations in Rockland County. Parking is free on weekends, and you can “Take the Train to the Game” from Spring Valley, Nanuet, or Pearl River stations to the Meadowlands Sports Complex Station for any Giants or Jets game. Getting to our Pascack Valley Line stations is easy: Simply take the Tappan Zee Bridge to Interstate 87 for a quick 15-20 minute trip to any of the three Pascack Valley Line stations. All three Metro-North stations are located within minutes of Exit 14 (Route 59).

 Traveling with the kids? You can’t beat our Family Fare: children 5‑11 years of age for only $1 per child each way off-peak all the way to the Meadowlands Sports Complex Station.

For more information about “Take the Train to the Game” service, visit http://web.mta.info/mnr/html/MeadowlandsBrochure.pdf

NOTE: Game times are subject to change. If kick-off time is changed from Sunday 1 PM, direct New Haven Line service will not be provided. If kick-off time is changed to Sunday 1 PM, direct New Haven Line service will be provided.