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Subway service changes to affect 12 lines this weekend

Photo by MTA / Patrick Cashin

Construction work to upgrade and maintain stations, tracks and signal systems is affecting weekend service on many of the city’s subway lines. The MTA is advising customers to allow for extra travel time if they rely on any of these trains.

1

From 11:30 p.m. Friday, October 23 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, October 26, 1 trains are suspended in both directions between 14 St and South Ferry, and between 137 St and Van Cortlandt Park-242 St. Take the 4, 5, A, C, R trains and the M3, M100 and free shuttle buses instead.

2, 3 trains run local in both directions between 34 St-Penn Station and Chambers St. Free shuttle buses provide alternate service between Chambers St and South Ferry.

For service between 137 St and 168 St, use free shuttle buses or the AC at nearby stations.

For service between 168 St and 191 St, use M3 or free shuttle buses. Or, use the AC at nearby stations.

For Dyckman St, use M100 (free shuttle buses overnight) to/from the Dyckman St A station. For Inwood-207 St, use the nearby A station; transfer between 1 and A trains at 59 St.
For service between Inwood-207 St and Van Cortlandt Park-242 St, take free shuttle buses to/from A trains at Inwood-207 St. Transfer between 1 and AC trains at 59 St.

2

From 11:30 p.m. Friday, October 23 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, October 26, 2 Subway trains run local in both directions between Chambers St and 34 St-Penn Station.

3

At all times until late October 2015 3 trains skip Rockaway Av and Van Siclen Av in both directions. Use free shuttle buses instead.

For Service To/From Rockaway Av, use shuttle buses to/from the Saratoga Av station at all times. B60 customers can transfer to/from shuttle buses at Rockaway Av.

For Service To/From Van Siclen Av, use shuttle buses to/from the Pennsylvania Av station at all times.
Free transfer is available with MetroCard.

3

From 6:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Saturday, October, 24 and Sunday, October 25, 3 trains are suspended in both directions between Crown Hts-Utica Av and New Lots Av. Free shuttle buses operate all weekend between Crown Hts-Utica Av and New Lots Av, making all station stops. Transfer between trains and free shuttle buses at Crown Hts-Utica Av.

3

From 6:30 a.m. to 12 Midnight Saturday, October 24 and Sunday, October 25, 3 trains run local in both directions between Chambers St and 34 St-Penn Station.

4

At all times until late October 2015 4 trains skip Rockaway Av and Van Siclen Av in both directions.

4

From 11:30 p.m. Friday, October 23 to 7:30 a.m. Sunday, October 25 and from 11:30 p.m. Sunday, October 25 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, October 26, 4 trains are suspended in both directions between Crown Hts-Utica Av and New Lots Av. Free shuttle buses operate all weekend between Crown Hts-Utica Av and New Lots Av making all station stops. Transfer between trains and free shuttle buses at Crown Hts-Utica Av.

4

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, October 24 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, October 26, Woodlawn-bound 4 trains run local from Grand Central-42 St to 125 St.

5

From 6:00 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Saturday, October 24 and from 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Sunday, October 25, 5 trains run every 20 minutes. Uptown 5 trains run local from Grand Central-42 St to 125 St.

From 3:45 a.m. Saturday, October 24 to 10:00 p.m. Sunday, October 25, Brooklyn Bridge-City Hall bound 6 trains run express from Pelham Bay Park to Hunts Point Av.

6

From 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Saturday, October 24 and from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Sunday, October 25, 6 trains run every 16 minutes between 3 Av-138 St and Pelham Bay Park. The last stop for some trains headed towards Pelham Bay Park is 3 Av-138 St. To continue your trip, transfer at 3 Av-138 St.

7

From 6:45 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday, October 24 and Sunday, October 25, 34 St-Hudson Yards-bound 7 trains run express from Mets-Willets Point to 74 St-Broadway.

A

At all times until Winter 2016, Far Rockaway/Lefferts Blvd-bound A trains skip 80 St.

For Service To this station, take the Far Rockaway or Lefferts Blvd-bound A to 88 St and transfer to a Brooklyn-bound A.

For Service From this station, take a Brooklyn-bound A to Grant Av and transfer to a Far Rockaway or Lefferts Blvd-bound A.

A

At all times until Winter 2016, Far Rockaway/Lefferts Blvd-bound A trains skip 111 St.
For Service To this station, take the Lefferts Blvd-bound A to Lefferts Blvd and transfer to a Brooklyn-bound

A

For Service From this station, use the Q112 bus, days and evenings. Or, take a Brooklyn-bound A to 104 St and transfer to a Lefferts Blvd-bound A.

A

From 12:01 a.m. Saturday, October 24 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, October 24, A trains are suspended in both directions between Euclid Av and Lefferts Blvd. A service operate between Rockaway Blvd and Far Rockaway every 20 minutes. Free shuttle buses provide alternate service between Euclid Av and Lefferts Blvd, stopping at Grant Av, 80 St, 88 St, Rockaway Blvd, 104 St, and 111 St. Transfer between A trains and free shuttle buses at Euclid Av and/or Rockaway Blvd.

E

From 11:45 p.m. Friday, October 23 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, October 26, E trains are rerouted via the F in both directions between Roosevelt Av and W4 St-Wash Sq. Free shuttle buses run between Court Sq-23 St and 21 St-Queensbridge, stopping at Queens Plaza.

E

From 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Saturday, October 24 and from 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Sunday, October 25, World Trade Center-bound E trains skip Briarwood and 75 Av.

F

At all times until Fall 2015, Jamaica-179 St bound F trains skip Ditmas Av.

For Service To this station, take the Jamaica-179 St bound F to Church Av and transfer to a Coney Island-Stillwell Av bound F .

For Service From this station, take a Coney Island-bound F to 18 Av and transfer to a Jamaica-179 St bound F.

F

At all times until Winter 2015, Jamaica-179 St bound F trains skip Avenue X.

For Service To this station, take the Jamaica-bound F to Avenue U and transfer to a Coney Island-Stillwell Av bound F.

For Service From this station, take a Coney Island- Stillwell Av bound F to Neptune Av and transfer to a Jamaica-179 St bound F.

From 11:30 pm, Friday, October 23 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, October 26, F trains are suspended in both directions between Coney Island-Stillwell Av and Kings Hwy. Free shuttle buses operate between Kings Hwy and Coney Island-Stillwell Av, stopping at Avenue U, Avenue X, Neptune Av, and West 8 St. Transfer between F trains and free shuttle buses at Kings Hwy. Consider using the D, N, Q between Coney Island-Stillwell Av and Downtown Brooklyn or Manhattan.

L

At all times until Winter 2016, L trains skip Atlantic Av in both directions. For service to/from this station, use free shuttle buses to/from the Broadway Junction station at all times.

R

From 6:30 a.m. to 12 Midnight, Saturday, October 24 and Sunday, October 25, R service is extended to the Jamaica-179 St F station.

S

From 6:30 a.m. to 12 Midnight, Saturday, October 24 and Sunday, October 25, the 42 Street Shuttle is suspended. Take the 7 instead.

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