LIRR Service Notice

Huntington/Port Jefferson Branch

Port Jefferson - Hicksville Customers

The LIRR has limited alternate service to/from stations Hicksville through Pt. Jefferson with a diesel shuttle train operating between Hicksville & Babylon, then train transfers at Hicksville to/from Huntington and points east.

Westbound customers will take a train to Hicksville. There, they will board a diesel train to Babylon, which will travel along the "Central Branch". At Babylon, transfer to a westbound train to New York.

Eastbound customers should take a train to Babylon. There, they will board a diesel train to Hicksville, which will travel along the "Central Branch". At Hicksville, transfer to an eastbound train to Huntington and points east.

To avoid delays, customers are advised to use the Montauk or Babylon Branches

Westbury - New Hyde Park Customers

The LIRR is providing limited bus service between Jamaica and the New Hyde Park, Merillon Ave., Mineola, Carle Place & Westbury Stations.

Westbound customers will take a bus to Jamaica, then transfer to trains for service to points west.

Eastbound customers should take a train to Jamaica. There, they transfer to a bus for service to New Hyde Park, Merillon Ave., Mineola, Carle Place & Westbury.

To avoid busing and delays, customers are advised to use the Hempstead Br.

Ronkonkoma Branch

The LIRR has established limited alternate service to/from stations Hicksville through Ronkonkoma with a diesel shuttle train that will operate between Hicksville and Babylon, then train transfers at Hicksville to/from Ronkonkoma. Westbound customers will take a train from Ronkonkoma to Hicksville. There, they will board a diesel train to Babylon, which will travel along the "Central Branch". At Babylon, transfer to a westbound train to New York.

Eastbound customers should take a train to Babylon. There, they will board a diesel train to Hicksville, which will travel along the "Central Branch". At Hicksville, transfer to an eastbound train to Ronkonkoma.

To avoid delays, customers are advised to use the Montauk or Babylon Branches

Oyster Bay Branch

Limited bus service will replace some trains on the Oyster Bay Branch. Customers are advised to use the Pt. Washington Br. at this time.

To avoid delays, customers are advised to use alternate branches including the Babylon, Montauk, Hempstead & Pt. Washington branches, which are operating normally. West Hempstead, Long Beach & Far Rockaway Branches are also operating on normal weekend schedules.

For More Information

Contact the LIRR's Customer Service Center by calling 511 or 718-217-LIRR (718-217-5477). Automated schedule information is available 24/7. Agents are available to assist customers daily from 6 AM until 10 PM. To speak with an LIRR employee, say the word "Representative" when the prompts begin.

LIRR Alternate Service Map
LIRR Alternate Service Map