MTA Press Releases

Press Release
June 29, 2015
IMMEDIATE
LIRR Adding Extra Afternoon Eastbound Trains Thursday, July 2 for Customers Getting Jump on Long Holiday Weekend

The Long Island Rail Road will provide additional afternoon service from Penn Station, Thursday, July 2 for customers planning an early getaway for the Independence Day weekend.

Babylon Branch

  •  2:22 p.m. from Penn Station express to Rockville Centre, then all stops to Babylon
  •  2:32 p.m. from Penn Station express to Lynbrook, then all stops to Babylon
  •  3:00 p.m. from Penn Station stopping at Jamaica, Rockville Centre, all stops to Babylon
  •  3:31 p.m. from Penn Station express to Rockville Centre, then all stops to Babylon

Huntington/Port Jefferson Branch

  •  2:08 p.m. from Penn Station stopping at Jamaica, Mineola, then making all stops to Huntington.
  •  2:26 p.m. from Penn Station stopping at Forest Hills, Kew Gardens, Jamaica, New Hyde Park, then making all stops to Huntington.
  •  3:24 p.m. from Penn Station stopping at Jamaica, Mineola, Westbury and Hicksville.

Ronkonkoma Branch

  •  1:40 p.m. from Penn Station stopping at Woodside, Jamaica, Mineola, Hicksville, then making all stops to Ronkonkoma.

Port Washington Branch

  •  3:40 p.m. from Penn Station stopping at Woodside, Flushing Main St., all stops to Great Neck.

Far Rockaway Branch

  •  3:48 PM from Penn Station stopping at Locust Manor, then making all stops to Far Rockaway

For More Information

The latest information on LIRR service is available at http://web.mta.info/lirr/Timetable/ or by signing up for free customer service alerts via email or text at www.mymtaalerts.com. Customers may also call 511, the New York State Travel Information line, and say: “Long Island Rail Road,” to reach customer service. If you are hearing impaired, use your preferred relay service provider for the free 711 relay to reach the LIRR at 511.