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Special Event

Confetti
New Year's Eve in Times Square

Thursday, Dec 31, 2015 - Friday, Jan 1, 2016
 


Location: Times Square

  • Broadway/7 Av between W 42 & W 59 Sts
  • W 42 – W 59 Sts between 6 & 8 Avs

Click here for more information on New Year’s Eve in Times Square.

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Click here for more information on the tree lighting.

Closest subways to the event area*:

34 St-Hudson Yards 7 subway
34 St-Penn Station A subwayC subwayE subway1 subway2 subway3 subwayLIRR
34 St-Herald Sq B subwayD subwayF subwayM subwayN subwayQ subwayR subway
42 St-Port Authority Bus Terminal  A subwayC subwayE subway
Times Sq-42 St N subwayQ subwayR subwayS subway1 subway2 subway3 subway7 subway
Grand Central-42 St S subway4 subway5 subway6 subway7 subwayMetro-North
42 St-Bryant Pk B subwayD subwayF subwayM subway
47-50 Sts-Rockefeller Ctr B subwayD subwayF subwayM subway
50 St (Broadway)-southbound only 1 subway
50 St (8 Av) C subwayE subway
51 St 6 subway
Lexington Av/53 St E subwayM subway
Lexington Av/59 St N subwayQ subwayR subway
Lexington Av/63 St F subway
5 Av/53 St E subwayM subway
5 Av (Bryant Pk) 7 subway
5 Av/59 St N subwayQ subwayR subway
57 St (6 Av) F subway
57 St-7 Av N subwayQ subwayR subway
7 Av (53 St) B subwayD subwayE subway
59 St (Lexington Av) 4 subway5 subway6 subway
59 St-Columbus Circle A subwayC subwayB subwayD subway1 subway

*Note:

  • Planned service changes may affect travel to and from the event areas, click here for additional details.
  • Subway routes in midtown Manhattan operate every 8-12 minutes until 3 AM. The 42 St S subway Shuttle operates all night. Purchase your MetroCard in advance.
  • Some entrances/exits at Times Sq-42 St station may be temporarily closed for crowd control.

Buses that serve the area*:
Although subject to reroutes on New Year’s Eve due to street closures or heavy congestion, the following buses will take you to the Times Square area:

M1, M2, M3, M4, M5, M7, M10, M11, M12, M20, M31, M34A, M42, M50, M57, M101, M102, M103, M104, BxM2, BxM3, BxM4, BxM6, BxM7, BxM8, BxM9, BxM10, BxM11, BM1, BM2, BM3, BM4, BM5, QM1, QM2, QM3, QM4, QM5, QM6, QM10, QM12, QM15, QM16, QM17, QM18, QM20, QM21, QM24, X1, X10, X17, X27, X28, X37, X38

*Note: All local, express, limited-stop, and Select Bus Service will run normally with minor adjustments in schedules, except on Staten Island where the S89 Ltd and S93 Ltd buses will be the only Limited-Stop Service available.


New Year's Day
Friday, Jan 1, 2016

  • Subways and buses will operate on a Sunday schedule.
  • The Staten Island Railway operates on a Saturday schedule.

Subways – Sunday Schedule Reminder:

  • No 5 subway service in Brooklyn.
  • No 7 express subway express service.
  • No B subway trains – use the A subwayC subwayD subway and/or Q subway instead.
  • No M subway service between Delancey-Essex Sts and 71 Av.
  • No Q subway service between 57 St-7 Av and Ditmars Blvd only.
  • No Z subway service – use the J subway instead.

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Railroad Service

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Metro-North Railroad.

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