2012-02-17 / Community

MTA Service on Presidents’ Day Holiday

Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) trains and buses will operate on special schedules in observance of Presidents’ Day on Monday, February 20. New York City Subway

Subways will run on a Saturday schedule. 5 trains will run between Dyre Avenue and Bowling Green and will not run to Nereid Avenue. The 6 and 7 express trains, the rush hour Rockaway Park A, the entire B, the 179th Street E and skip-stop Z lines will not be running. J trains will operate between Jamaica Center and Chambers Street. M trains will operate between Myrtle Avenue-Broadway and Metropolitan Avenue. Q trains will run between 57th Street-7th Avenue and Coney Island-Stillwell Avenue. Buses in New York City

Buses operated by New York City Transit and the MTA Bus Company will operate on Saturday schedules. There are many routes that either do not operate on Saturdays, or do not run on part of the route or at certain hours. Customers traveling on Presidents’ Day should check Saturday schedules, lines and routes by using the Trip Planner function on mta.info or calling 511 between 6 a.m. and 10 p.m., daily. Long Island Rail Road

The Long Island Rail Road will operate on a holiday schedule. In addition, nine extra trains, four westbound and five eastbound, will operate on the Ronkonkoma and Port Washington branches. Cars will also be added to selected trains. Off-peak fares will be in effect all day. Metro-North Railroad

Metro-North Railroad will operate on a Saturday schedule. Staten Island Railway

The Staten Island Railway will operate on a Sunday schedule. Customers looking to get a head start on the long weekend will be able to catch earlier afternoon express train service on Friday, February 17 with SIR’s Early Departure Get Away schedule.

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