Service Alerts

A Train Derailment Service Update #3

Here is the latest service update: Due to a train derailment at 125 St the following service changes are in effect:  trains are running local in Brooklyn and Manhattan between Canal St and 168 St in both directions. Some northbound  trains are running express from Canal St to 59 St-Columbus Circle. There is free shuttle bus service operating between 59 St-Columbus Circle and 145 St in both directions.  trains are […]


LIRR W/B Service Suspended Into Penn Station

Once again riders of the busiest commuter railroad agency in the country are at the mercy of others. LIRR riders are facing a rough commute home this evening with delays on every line along with the complete suspension of westbound service into Penn Station due to Amtrak issues. The issues started this morning when an […]


Buses Replace 2 Port Jervis Trains

This Friday, buses will replace 2 trains on the Port Jervis line so the agency can perform some work near Tuxedo. Here is more via the press release I received: MTA Metro-North Railroad today announced that buses will substitute for two trains on the railroad’s Port Jervis Line between Port Jervis and Ramsey Route 17 […]


10 LIRR Trains Canceled This Morning

Well the announcement of the LIRR expecting to have its service fully restored ended up not being true. The agency had announced last night that they expected a normal AM rush commute due to Amtrak promising to give them back their tracks by 4AM due to finishing repairs. However Amtrak failed to finish on time […]


10 AM Rush LIRR Trains Canceled

The NJ Transit derailment is still rearing its ugly head for LIRR commuters. 10 AM Rush trains will be canceled. Here are the complete details courtesy of the press release I received: As Amtrak crews continue repairing track damage at Penn Station, the Long Island Rail Road must cancel 10 trains to Penn Station between […]