Extra LIRR Trains Today for Erev Rosh Hashanah


lirr-trainThe MTA Long Island Rail Road is offering eight additional eastbound trains from Penn Station today, between 2:09 p.m. and 3:48 p.m. for customers traveling early in observance of Rosh Hashanah.  There will be three additional trains on the Babylon Branch, three on the Port Jefferson Branch, and one each on the Port Washington and Far Rockaway Branches.

Babylon Branch

  • 2:25 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

  • 2:09 PM stopping at Jamaica, Carle Place, then all stops to Huntington
  • 2:22 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 stopping at Jamaica, then all stops to Far Rockaway

For additional information, customers can contact the LIRR’s 24-hour Travel Information Center in Suffolk County at 631-231-LIRR, in Nassau County at 516-822-LIRR, or in New York City at 718-217-LIRR.  The Travel Information Center’s TDD telephone number for the hearing impaired is 718-558-3022.

{Noam Amdurski-Matzav.com Newscenter}