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LIRR Provides Service to Belmont Stakes, June 9

On Belmont Stakes Day, Saturday, June 9, the LIRR will provide extra trains to/from Belmont Park. With the possibility of a sellout for the 150th Running of the Belmont Stakes, customers are advised to purchase their admission ticket to the racetrack at Ticketmaster.com before buying rail tickets. Only customers with admission tickets will be allowed to board trains to Belmont once the event is sold out. After the Stakes race, return trains leave every 15 minutes until the park closes. To maintain orderly travel for those attending the Belmont Stakes, alcohol will not be allowed on LIRR trains or station platforms this weekend. MTA Police will enforce this restriction.

Please pick up a copy of the Belmont Stakes timetable dated June 9 at https://goo.gl/LiyMwY  

See our preparations for the Belmont Stakes in the video below, or click 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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