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Metro-North Provides Extra Service for New Year’s Eve

Happy New Year 2017!
Happy New Year 2017!

Ring in 2017 with Metro-North! The railroad is offering expanded service to and from Grand Central Terminal all day long on December 31 and into the early morning hours of New Year's Eve for celebrants traveling to Times Square and other spots in the Big Apple.

Metro-North reminds customers that drinking alcohol on trains and at our stations is banned from noon New Year's Eve until noon New Year's Day. If traveling after midnight on New Year’s Eve, customers should buy tickets in advance. On the night of New Year’s Eve, tickets will be collected prior to boarding trains at Grand Central Terminal.

Schedule details are below.

Friday, December 30

Metro-North will operate 18 extra getaway trains departing Grand Central between 12:58 p.m. and 4:10 p.m., and some trains after 5 p.m. will be combined or canceled as shown in the October 2 timetables.

Harlem Line:

  • 2:18 p.m. making stops at Scarsdale, Hartsdale, White Plains and North White Plains
  • 3:13 p.m. making stops at White Plains and North White Plains
  • 3:34 p.m. making stops at White Plains, North White Plains, Goldens Bridge, Purdy’s, Croton Falls, Brewster and Southeast

Hudson Line:

  • 1:38 p.m. making stops at Peekskill, Beacon, New Hamburg and Poughkeepsie
  • 2:38 p.m. making stops at Peekskill, Beacon, New Hamburg and Poughkeepsie
  • 3:11 p.m. making stops at Tarrytown, Philipse Manor, Scarborough, Ossining and Croton-Harmon
  • 3:45 p.m. making stops at Peekskill, Beacon, New Hamburg and Poughkeepsie
  • 4:11 p.m. making stops at Peekskill, Beacon, New Hamburg and Poughkeepsie

New Haven Line:

  • 12:58 p.m. making stops at Westport, Fairfield, Fairfield Metro, Bridgeport, Stratford, Milford, West Haven and New Haven
  • 2:01 p.m. making stops at Westport, Fairfield, Fairfield Metro, Bridgeport, Stratford, Milford, West Haven and New Haven
  • 2:28 p.m. making stops at, Westport, Fairfield, Fairfield Metro, Bridgeport, Stratford, Milford, West Haven and New Haven
  • 2:31 p.m. making stops at New Rochelle, Larchmont, Mamaroneck and Harrison
  • 2:56 p.m. making stops at Stamford, Noroton Heights, Darien and Rowayton
  • 2:59 p.m. making stops at New Rochelle, Larchmont, Mamaroneck and Harrison
  • 3:26 p.m. making stops at New Rochelle, Larchmont, Mamaroneck and Harrison
  • 3:29 p.m. making stops at Westport, Fairfield, Fairfield Metro, Bridgeport, Stratford, Milford, West Haven and New Haven
  • 4:00 p.m. making stops at Stamford, Bridgeport, Stratford, Milford, West Haven and New Haven
  • 5:21 p.m. making stops at Mount Vernon East, Pelham, New Rochelle, Larchmont, Mamaroneck and Harrison

New Year’s Eve, Saturday, December 31

An enhanced Saturday schedule will be in effect with nine additional trains to Grand Central Terminal in the late afternoon and early evening, and, West of Hudson, an additional Port Jervis Line train to Hoboken.

Harlem Line:

  • 7:42 p.m. from Southeast stopping at Brewster, Goldens Bridge, Katonah, Mount Kisco, Chappaqua, Pleasantville, Hawthorne, North White Plains, White Plains and Grand Central

Hudson Line:

  • 4:34 p.m. from Poughkeepsie stopping at New Hamburg, Beacon, Peekskill, Croton-Harmon, Ossining, Tarrytown and Grand Central
  • 5:34 p.m. from Poughkeepsie stopping at New Hamburg, Beacon, Peekskill, Croton-Harmon, Ossining, Tarrytown and Grand Central 
  • 6:34 p.m. from Poughkeepsie stopping at New Hamburg, Beacon, Peekskill, Croton-Harmon, Ossining, Tarrytown and Grand Central

New Haven Line:

  • 3:05 p.m. from New Haven stopping at West Haven, Milford, Bridgeport, Fairfield, South Norwalk, Stamford and Grand Central
  • 4:05 p.m. from New Haven stopping at Bridgeport, Fairfield, Westport, South Norwalk, Stamford and Grand Central
  • 5:05 p.m. from New Haven stopping at West Haven, Milford, Bridgeport, Fairfield, South Norwalk, Stamford and Grand Central
  • 6:07 p.m. from New Haven stopping at Bridgeport, Stamford and Grand Central
  • 7:25 p.m. from New Haven, making all stops to Fairfield, then Westport, South Norwalk, Darien, Stamford and Grand Central

West of Hudson: Port Jervis Line

  • 4:09 p.m. from Port Jervis making all stops to Suffern, then running express to Secaucus and Hoboken

After midnight, Metro-North will provide service into the wee hours of New Year’s morning to get you safely home from New York City or suburban venues as follows:

Harlem Line, Northbound from Grand Central Terminal

  • 12:35 a.m. express to White Plains then making all stops to Southeast
  • 12:40 a.m. local making all stops to North White Plains
  • 1:05 a.m. express to White Plains, then making all stops to Southeast, where it will connect to a 2:41 a.m. departure making all stops to Wassaic
  • 1:10 a.m. to Fordham, then making all stops to North White Plains
  • 1:35 a.m. express to White Plains, then making all stops to Southeast
  • 1:40 a.m. express to Mt. Vernon West, then making all stops to North White Plains
  • 2:05 a.m. express to White Plains, then making all stops to Southeast
  • 2:10 a.m. local making all stops to North White Plains
  • 2:35 a.m. express to White Plains then making all stops to Southeast
  • 2:40 a.m. express to Mt. Vernon West, then making all stops to North White Plains
  • 3:05 a.m. express to White Plains, then making all stops to Southeast
  • 3:10 a.m. to Fordham, then making all stops to North White Plains
  • 3:55 a.m. express to White Plains, then making all stops to Southeast, where it will connect to a 5:31 a.m. departure making all stops to Wassaic
  • 4:05 a.m. express to Fordham, then making all stops to North White Plains
  • 5:00 a.m. express to Mount Vernon West, then making all stops to Southeast
  • 5:37 a.m. to Fordham, then making all stops to Southeast, where it will connect to a 7:32 a.m. departure making all stops to Wassaic

Harlem Line, Southbound to Grand Central:

  • 12:30 a.m. from Wassaic making all stops to Southeast, where it connects to a 1:13 a.m. departure making all stops to White Plains, and then running express to Grand Central
  • 2:06 a.m. from North White Plains making all stops to Fordham, then running express to Grand Central Terminal
  • 3:37 a.m. from Wassaic, making all stops to Southeast, where it connects to a 4:20 a.m. departure, making all stops to Mt. Vernon West, then Fordham, Harlem-125th Street and Grand Central
  • 5:12 a.m. from Southeast, making all stops to White Plains, then Harlem-125th Street and Grand Central
  • 6:06 a.m. from North White Plains making all local stops to Grand Central

Hudson Line, Northbound Departures from Grand Central:

  • 12:38 a.m. express to Croton-Harmon, then making all stops to Poughkeepsie
  • 12:42 a.m. local making all stops to Croton-Harmon
  • 1:15 a.m. express to Croton-Harmon, then making all stops to Poughkeepsie
  • 1:20 a.m. local making all stops to Croton-Harmon
  • 1:50 a.m. express to Croton-Harmon, then making all stops to Poughkeepsie
  • 1:55 a.m. local making all stops to Croton-Harmon
  • 2:30 a.m. making stops at Spuyten Duyvil, Riverdale, Yonkers, Hastings-on-Hudson, Dobbs Ferry, Irvington, Tarrytown, Scarborough, then all stops to Poughkeepsie
  • 3:00 a.m. express to Marble Hill, then making all stops to Croton-Harmon
  • 3:40 a.m. making stops at Spuyten Duyvil, Riverdale, Yonkers, Hastings-on-Hudson, Dobbs Ferry, Irvington, Tarrytown, and Scarborough, then all stops to Poughkeepsie
  • 4:20 a.m. express to Marble Hill, then all stops to Croton-Harmon
  • 4:50 a.m. making stops at Spuyten Duyvil, Riverdale, Yonkers, Hastings-on-Hudson, Dobbs Ferry, Irvington, Tarrytown, Scarborough, then all stops to Poughkeepsie
  • 5:20 a.m. express to Marble Hill, then all stops to Croton-Harmon

Hudson Line, Southbound to Grand Central Terminal

  • 1:28 a.m. from Poughkeepsie making all stops to Croton-Harmon, connecting to a 2:30 a.m. train making all stops to Marble Hill, then running express to Grand Central
  • 4:30 a.m. from Poughkeepsie making all stops to Ossining, then Tarrytown, then running express to Harlem-125th Street and Grand Central
  • 5:00 a.m. from Croton-Harmon making all stops to Grand Central
  • 5:50 a.m. from Poughkeepsie making all stops to Ossining, then Tarrytown, then running express to Harlem-125th Street and Grand Central
  • 6:00 a.m. from Croton-Harmon making all stops to Grand Central

New Haven Line, Eastbound from Grand Central:

  • 12:33 a.m. express to Stamford, then making all stops to New Haven; transfer at Stamford for a 1:25 a.m. departure making all stops to New Canaan
  • 12:36 a.m. local making all stops from Mt. Vernon East to Stamford
  • 12:53 a.m. express to Stamford, then making all stops to New Haven
  • 12:56 a.m. local making all stops from Mt. Vernon East to Stamford
  • 1:13 a.m. express to Stamford, then making all stops to New Haven
  • 1:18 a.m. local making all stops from Mt. Vernon East to Stamford
  • 1:33 a.m. express to Stamford, then making all stops to New Haven; transfer at Stamford for a 2:25 a.m. departure making all stops to New Canaan
  • 1:36 a.m. local making all stops from Mt. Vernon East to Stamford
  • 2:03 a.m., making all station stops from Stamford to New Haven.
  • 2:06 a.m. local making all stops from Mt. Vernon East to Stamford
  • 2:33 a.m. express to Stamford, then making all stops to New Haven; transfer at Stamford for a 3:25 a.m. departure making all stops to New Canaan
  • 2:36 a.m. local making all stops from Mt. Vernon East to Stamford
  • 3:03 a.m. express to Stamford, then making all stops to New Haven
  • 3:06 a.m. local making all stops from Mt. Vernon East to Stamford
  • 3:33 a.m. express to Stamford, then making all stops to New Haven
  • 3:36 a.m. local making all stops from Mt. Vernon East to Stamford
  • 4:33 a.m. express to Stamford, then making all stops to New Haven
  • 4:36 a.m. local making all station stops from Mt. Vernon East to Stamford, then connecting with a 5:51 a.m. departure making all stops to New Canaan
  • 5:25 a.m. express to Stamford, then making all stops to New Haven
  • 5:30 a.m. local making all stops to New Haven; transfer at Stamford for a 6:53 a.m. departure making all stops to New Canaan

New Haven Line, Westbound to Grand Central:

  • 12:55 a.m. from Stamford making all stops to Grand Central
  • 1:05 a.m. from New Haven making all stops to Stamford, then running express to Grand Central
  • 2:20 a.m. from Stamford making all stops to Fordham, then Grand Central

West of Hudson Lines:

On the West of Hudson Lines, a regular weekend schedule will operate, with additional outbound service to Port Jervis and Spring Valley after midnight.

Pascack Valley Line:

  • 1:24 a.m. from Hoboken making all stops Spring Valley
  • 3:45 a.m. from Hoboken making all stops Spring Valley

Port Jervis Line:

  • 1:27 a.m. from Hoboken, making all stops from Suffern to Port Jervis
  • 3:00 a.m. from Hoboken, making all stops from Suffern to Port Jervis

New Year's Day: Sunday, January 1, 2017

Metro-North will operate a regular Sunday schedule on the East of Hudson Lines and a regular weekend schedule on the West of Hudson Lines.

Monday, January 2

Metro-North will operate a Saturday schedule on all East of Hudson Lines, and a weekend schedule on the West of Hudson Lines, with additional service on the Port Jervis Line.

For schedules, go to our West of Hudson schedules page at: http://web.mta.info/mnr/html/planning/schedules/linkwest.html

For More Information

Train departure times, destinations, real-time status and track assignments are available via the Metro-North Train Time app and website. The app is available via the Apple Store for iOS devices or Google Play Store for Android.

New Year’s Eve timetables for the Hudson, Harlem and New Haven Lines are available at Grand Central Terminal and outlying stations, or online at: http://web.mta.info/mnr/html/planning/schedules/schedules.htm

New Year’s Eve timetables for the Port Jervis and Pascack Valley lines are online at: http://web.mta.info/mnr/html/planning/schedules/linkwest.html