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Press Release
September 3, 2013
IMMEDIATE
MTA Long Island Rail Road Schedules 8 Extra Eastbound Trains Tomorrow for Rosh Hashanah

The MTA Long Island Rail Road is offering eight additional eastbound trains from Penn Station, Wednesday, September 4, between 2:08 PM and 3:48 PM for customers traveling home early in observance of Rosh Hashanah. There will be three additional trains on the Babylon Branch, three on the Port Jefferson Branch, two on the Port Washington Branch and one on the Far Rockaway Branch.

The extra trains departing Penn Station include:

Babylon Branch

  • 2:32 PM express to Lynbrook, then all stops to Babylon
  • 3:00 PM stopping at Jamaica, Rockville Centre, then all stops to Babylon
  • 3:31 PM express to Rockville Centre, then all stops to Babylon

Port Jefferson Branch

  • 2:08 PM stopping at Jamaica, Mineola, then all stops to Huntington
  • 2:29 PM stopping at Forest Hills, Kew Gardens, Jamaica, New Hyde Park, then all stops to Huntington
  • 3:24 PM stopping at Jamaica, Mineola, Westbury and Hicksville

Port Washington Branch to Great Neck

  • 3:40 PM stopping at Woodside, Flushing-Main St., then all stops to Great Neck

Far Rockaway Branch

  • 3:48 PM express to Locust Manor, then all stops to Far Rockaway

For additional travel information, customers can contact the LIRR's Customer Service Center at 511 or visit the LIRR’s website at www.mta.info. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, use your preferred relay service provider or the free 711 relay to reach the LIRR at 511.