Penn Station Overnight Entrance/Exit & Restroom Closures
Beginning on Sunday, May 3, a number of changes will go into effect during the overnight hours at Penn Station to facilitate enhanced deep cleaning and disinfection and maintain an orderly station environment. While LIRR service will continue to operate, some of these changes may impact your commute:
- Effective, Sunday, May 3: the Amtrak and New Jersey Transit Concourses at Penn Station will close from Midnight – 5 AM, daily. During the overnight hours, only the 34th Street entrance at Penn Station will be available. Please allow additional time to reach the LIRR Concourse.
- Effective, Sunday, May 3: The LIRR’s Penn Station restrooms will close from 10 PM – 5 AM, daily, for deep cleaning and sanitization.
- Effective Wednesday, May 6: NYC Transit subway service will be suspended from 1 AM – 5 AM, daily. The LIRR will cross-honor MetroCards for train service at Penn Station when subway service is halted.
Please see the Penn Station map below for further details:
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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