LIRR Cancellations Due To NJT Train Derailment

The evening commute will be hell for thousands of Amtrak, Long Island Rail Road, & New Jersey Transit riders due to a NJT train derailment this morning at Penn Station. Due to the derailment, usage was lost on 9 of the 21 tracks in Penn Station. The LIRR is forced to share track space with New Jersey Transit which means that some PM rush trains will be canceled. Here is the complete list courtesy of the information sent to me by the LIRR. I apologize for not posting it sooner but I was tied up:

The following eastbound PM Rush trains will be canceled tonight (Monday, October 25) due to the derailment of a New Jersey Transit train in Penn Station:

Babylon Branch:

140/1052

The 4:04 PM train from New York due in Babylon at 5:05 PM will be canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 4:12 PM train from New York to Massapequa Park, which will be extended and make all local stops to Babylon.

144/146

The 4:34 PM express train from New York due in Babylon at 5:39 PM will be canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 4:37 PM local train from New York to Babylon.

1060/1154

The 5:19 PM train from New York due in Wantagh at 6:06 PM will be canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 5:24 PM train from New York to Freeport, which will be extended and make all local stops to Wantagh.

1062/1156

The 5:40 PM train from New York due in Seaford at 6:30 PM will be canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 5:47 PM train from New York to Freeport, which will be extended and make all local stops to Seaford.

1064/1158

The 6:05 PM train from New York due in Wantagh at 6:51 PM will be canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 6:10 PM train from New York to Freeport, which will be extended and make all local stops to Wantagh.

166/1066

The 6:33 PM train from New York due in Babylon at 7:35 PM will be canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 6:36 PM train from New York to Wantagh, which will be extended and make all local stops to Babylon.

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Far Rockaway Branch:

2868/2872

The 5:32 PM train from New York due in Far Rockaway at 6:24 PM is canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 6:02 PM train from New York to Far Rockaway.

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Hempstead Branch:

758/762

The 4:32 PM train from New York due in Hempstead at 5:32 PM has been canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 5:04 PM train from New York to Hempstead. 772/774 The 6:39 PM train from New York due in Hempstead at 7:33 PM is canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 7:05 PM train from New York to Hempstead.

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Long Beach:

870/872

The 5:20 PM train from New York due in Long Beach at 6:11 PM will be canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 5:23 PM train from New York to Long Beach.

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Port Jefferson Branch:

1714/1716

The 3:27 PM train from New York due in Huntington at 4:33 PM will be canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 3:43 PM train from New York to Huntington.

1736/1260

The 6:30 PM train from New York due in Huntington at 7:32 PM will be canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 6:35 PM train from New York to Hicksville, which will be extended to Huntington.

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Port Washington Branch:

444/356

The 4:22 PM train from New York due in Port Washington at 4:58 PM will be canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 4:25 PM train from New York to Great Neck, which will be extended and make all local stops to Port Washington.

446/358

The 4:43 PM train from New York due in Port Washington at 5:21 PM will be canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 4:46 PM train from New York to Great Neck, which will be extended and make all local stops to Port Washington.

448/398

The 5:11 PM train from New York due in Port Washington at 5:47 PM will be canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 5:14 PM train from New York to Great Neck, which will be extended and make all local stops to Port Washington.

452/360

The 5:26 PM train from New York due in Port Washington at 6:04 PM will be canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 5:29 PM train from New York to Great Neck, which will be extended and make all local stops to Port Washington.

362/364

The 5:50 PM express train from New York due in Great Neck at 6:19 PM will be canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 5:56 PM local train from New York to Great Neck.

456/366

The 6:11 PM train from New York due in Port Washington at 6:48 PM will be canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 6:14 PM train from New York to Great Neck, which will be extended and make all local stops to Port Washington.

458/368

The 6:24 PM train from New York due in Port Washington at 7:04 PM will be canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 6:42 PM train from New York to Great Neck, which will be extended and make all local stops to Port Washington.

460/370

The 7:01 PM train from New York due in Port Washington at 7:36 PM will be canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 7:14 PM train from New York to Great Neck, which will be extended and make all local stops to Port Washington.

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Ronkonkoma Branch:

2062/2064 The 4:51 PM train from New York due in Ronkonkoma at 6:04 PM has been canceled. Customers will be accommodated by the 5:01 PM train from New York to Ronkonkoma, which will have added stops.

xoxo Transit Blogger

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