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Special Event

Brooklyn Half-Marathon
Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 7 AM
Start Line: Eastern Pkwy at Washington Av

The Brooklyn Half Marathon begins near the Brooklyn Museum on Eastern Pkwy at Washington Av, traveling south past the Brooklyn Botanic Garden and around Grand Army Plaza before entering Prospect Park. The marathon then loops around the park, exiting from the southwest corner onto Ocean Pkwy and proceeds towards Coney Island, finishing on the boardwalk.

Click here for more information on the Brooklyn Half Marathon.

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Closest subway stations along the marathon route*:

Franklin Av (Eastern Pkwy)   4 subway5 subway
Botanic Garden S  subway
Eastern Pkwy-Brooklyn Museum* 4 subway5 subway
Grand Army Plaza 4 subway5 subway
Prospect Park Q subwayS subway
7 Av* D subwayG  subway
15 St-Prospect Park* D subwayG  subway
Parkside Av Q subway
Fort Hamilton Pkwy* D subwayG  subway
Church Av (E 15 St) Q subway
Church Av* (McDonald Av) D subwayG  subway
Beverley Rd         Q subway
Cortelyou Rd Q subway
Newkirk Plaza Q subway
Ditmas Av*  D subway
18 Av* D subway
Avenue H Q subway
Avenue I* (Southbound only) D subway
Bay Pkwy* (Southbound only) D subway
Avenue J Q subway
Avenue M Q subway
Avenue N* (Southbound only) D subway
Avenue P* (Southbound only) D subway
Kings Hwy* (McDonald Av) D subway
Kings Hwy (E 15 St) Q subway
Avenue U* (McDonald Av, Southbound only) D subway
Avenue U (E 15 St) Q subway
Neck Rd Q subway
Avenue X* D subway
Sheepshead Bay   Q subway
Neptune Av*          D subway
Brighton Beach Q subway
Ocean Pkwy Q subway
West 8 St-NY Aquarium* D subwayQ subway
Coney Island-Stillwell Av D subwayF subwayN subwayQ subway


  • No trains to/from Eastern Pkwy-Brooklyn Museum from 4 AM to 8 AM. Use nearby Grand Army Plaza or Franklin Av stations instead.
  • F subway service is rerouted via theD subway in both directions between Atlantic Av-Barclays Ctr and Stillwell Av.
  • Additional planned service changes may affect travel to and from the event areas, click here to check your route.

Although subject to reroute, these buses serve the marathon area:
B1, B3, B4, B6, B7, B8, B9, B11, B12, B16, B35, B36, B41, B43, B48, B49, B68, B69, B82, B103, BM1, BM2, BM3, BM4, X28

Check the Service Status box below for real time service updates.

Railroad Service

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Metro-North Railroad.

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Long Island Rail Road.

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