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April 4-5: Buses Replace Trains between Ronkonkoma & Brentwood

To accommodate the installation of new concrete ties, buses will replace trains between Ronkonkoma and Brentwood Saturday, April 4 and Sunday, April 5. The first westbound bus departs Ronkonkoma at 12:11 AM. The first eastbound bus departs Brentwood 1:34 AM.

Service will be affected as follows:

Saturday and Sunday
Customers at stations Ronkonkoma and Central Islip will board a bus to Brentwood, then transfer to a train for service to points west. Buses will depart up to 30 minutes earlier than usual train times.

Greenport passengers will board buses up to 35 minutes earlier than normal for Brentwood where normal train service will resume.

Ronkonkoma customers will detrain at Brentwood and board buses for stations Central Islip through Ronkonkoma. Passengers should expect up to 30 minutes of additional travel time.

Greenport customers will board trains to Brentwood and transfer to buses for stations Central Islip through Greenport. Passengers should expect up to 35 minutes of additional travel time.



For additional information, pick up a copy of the special Ronkonkoma Branch timetable dated April 4-5, 2020 or view the special timetable online here.

For More Information: Contact the LIRR’s Customer Service Center by calling 511 or 718-217-LIRR (718-217-5477). Automated schedule information is available 24/7. Agents are available to assist customers daily from 6 AM until 10 PM. To speak with an LIRR employee, say the word “Representative” when the prompts begin.

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