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March 10-11: Buses Replace Weekend Trains between Ronkonkoma & Hicksville

This weekend, March 10-11, buses will replace trains between Ronkonkoma and Hicksville to accommodate grade crossing improvement work, track testing and construction related to the LIRR’s Double Track Project. 

Busing will begin at 12:50 AM Saturday morning and continue through 12:46 AM Monday Ronkonkoma Branch service will be affected as follows:


For details, see the special Ronkonkoma Branch weekend timetable here.

The weekend work will also impact connecting times for some Babylon, Far Rockaway, Long Beach, Montauk, Oyster Bay, Port Jefferson, West Hempstead and Greenport trains.  Please plan for additional travel time and pick up a copy of the special weekend timetable for your branch or link here: 

Babylon Branch
Far Rockaway Branch
Long Beach Branch
Montauk Branch
Oyster Bay Branch 
Port Jefferson Branch
Ronkonkoma Branch
West Hempstead Branch

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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