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May 19-20: Port Washington Branch Weekend Service Reduced to Hourly (Except During Mets Games)

This weekend, train service between Penn Station and Port Washington will be reduced from half-hourly to hourly, except during Mets games, to accommodate Positive Train Control testing between Woodside and Bayside. To help Mets fans get to and from Citi Field, half-hourly service will be reinstated just before, during and after the Mets games on Saturday and Sunday. Half-hourly service will be reinstated at the following times:

Saturday, May 19
Westbound Service to Mets/Willets Point
Half-hourly service will begin with the 3:11 PM train from Port Washington and ending approximately 30 minutes after the game.
Eastbound Service to Mets/Willets Point
Half-hourly service will begin with the 3:48 PM train from Penn Station and ending approximately 30 minutes after the game.

Sunday, May 20
Westbound Service to Mets/Willets Point
Half-hourly service will begin with the 9:11 AM train from Port Washington and ending approximately 30 minutes after the game.
Eastbound Service to Mets/Willets Point
Half-hourly service will begin with the 9:48 AM train from Penn Station and ending approximately 30 minutes after the game.

Allow extra travel time & pick up a copy of the special Port Washington Branch Trackwork Timetable, dated May 19-20, 2018 or link here:

Port Washington Branch (May 19-20)

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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