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Special Event

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Saturday, March 17, 2018
Starts at 11 AM


Parade route:

The parade starts on 44 St and travels uptown on 5 Av to 79 St.

Click here for more information on the St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

Click here to plan your trip with Trip Planner+, and refer to the
“Service Status” box for the latest service updates.

Closest subway stations along the parade route*:

Click here for more information on the tree lighting.

Grand Central-42 St S subway4 subway5 subway6 subway7 subway Metro-North
42 St-Bryant Pk          D subwayF subway
47-50 Sts-Rockefeller Ctr D subwayF subway
5 Av    7 subway
5 Av/53 St E subway
51 St 6 subway
57 St F subway
59 St 4 subway5 subway6 subway
Lexington Av/53 St E subway
Lexington Av/63 St F subwayF subwayR subway*
68 St-Hunter College 6 subway
77 St 6 subway
86 St (Lexington Av) 4 subway5 subway6 subway


  • R subway trains run in both directions between 57 St - 7 Av F subway and 21 St-Queensbridge F subway, making stops at Lexington Av/63 St and Roosevelt Island, resuming normal service after 36 St, Queens.

  • Additional planned service changes may affect travel to and from the event areas, click here to check your route.

Although subject to reroute, the following buses serve the parade area:
M1, M2, M3, M4, M5, M7, M31, M42, M50, M55, M57, M66, M72, M79 SBS, Q32,  QM2, QM4, QM5, QM6, QM15, BxM1, BxM2, BxM3, BxM4, BxM6, BxM7, BxM8, BxM9, BxM10, BxM11, X1, X10, X17C/J, X28, BM1, BM2, BM3, BM4, BM5

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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Click here to plan your trip with Trip Planner+, or call 511 for automated travel information 24/7; agents are available from 6 AM to 10 PM daily. Customers who are deaf or hard of hearing: use your preferred relay service provider or the free 711 service relay to reach 511.

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