Service Diversions

Updated July 21 at 6:17 AM

1 Train

Diversion #1:

Manhattan-bound trains skip 207 St

Days, 10:45 AM to 3 PM, Mon to Fri, Jul 21 – 25

For service to this station, take the 1 to Dyckman St and transfer to a Bronx-bound 1.

For service from this station, take the A at nearby 207 St (on Broadway) and transfer to the 1 at 168 St.

Or, use nearby Dyckman St 1 instead.

2 Train

Diversion #1:

Brooklyn-bound trains skip Nereid Av, 233 St, 225 St and 219 St

Days, 10:15 AM to 3 PM, Mon and Tue, Jul 21 – 22

For service to these stations, take the 2 to Gun Hill Rd and transfer to a Bronx-bound 2.

For service from these stations, take the 2 to 241 St and transfer to a Brooklyn-bound 2.

Alternate travel note:

For service to these stations, take the Bx39 bus instead.

This service change affects one or more ADA accessible stations. Please call 511 for help with planning your trip. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, use your preferred relay service provider or the free 711 relay.

Diversion #2:

Bronx-bound trains run local from Chambers St to 34 St-Penn Station

Late Nights, beginning 12:01 AM, Tue to Fri, Jul 22 – 25

Please allow additional travel time.

Diversion #3:

Brooklyn-bound trains run express from E 180 St to 3 Av-149 St due to track panel installation south of Prospect Av, electrical work near 3Av-149 St, and overcoat painting south of Jackson Av.

Days, 10:15 AM to 3 PM, Wed to Fri, until Aug 8

For service to E Tremont Av, 174, Freeman, Simpson Sts, Intervale, Prospect and Jackson Avs, take the 2 to 149 St-Grand Concourse and transfer to a Bronx-bound 2.

For service from these stations, take the 2 to E 180 St and transfer to a Brooklyn-bound 2.

Note: No 5 trains between E 180 St and 149 St-Grand Concourse during this time.

Alternate travel note:

For service from Prospect and Jackson Avs, take the Bx4 bus instead. Transfer to the 2 at 3 Av-149 St.

This service change affects one or more ADA accessible stations. Please call 511 for help with planning your trip. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, use your preferred relay service provider or the free 711 relay.

Diversion #4:

149 St/Grand Concourse-bound trains run express from E 180 St to 3 Av-149 St due to track panel installation south of Prospect Av, electrical work near 3Av-149 St, and overcoat painting south of Jackson Av.

Weekends, 3:45 AM Sat to 10 PM Sun, until Aug 3

For service to E Tremont Av, 174, Freeman, Simpson Sts, Intervale, Prospect and Jackson Avs, take the 2 to 149 St/Grand Concourse and transfer to a Bronx-bound 2.

For service from these stations, take the 2 to E 180 St and transfer to a 149 St/Grand Concourse-bound 2.

Notes: 2 service operates in two sections during this time. No 5 trains at these stations during this time.

This service change affects one or more ADA accessible stations. Please call 511 for help with planning your trip. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, use your preferred relay service provider or the free 711 relay.

Diversion #5:

Service operates in two sections due to track panel installation south of Prospect Av, electrical work near 3Av-149 St, and overcoat painting south of Jackson Av:

1. Between 241 St and 149 St-Grand Concourse

2. Between 149 St-Grand Concourse and Flatbush Av

Weekends, 3:45 AM Sat to 10 PM Sun, until Aug 3

Transfer at 149 St-Grand Concourse to continue your trip.

This service change affects one or more ADA accessible stations. Please call 511 for help with planning your trip. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, use your preferred relay service provider or the free 711 relay.

3 Train

No diversions scheduled.

4 Train

Diversion #1:

Brooklyn-bound trains skip Bedford Pk Blvd, Kingsbridge Rd, Fordham Rd and 183 St

Days, 10:45 AM to 3 PM, Mon to Fri, Jul 21 – 25 (except Jul 24)

For service to these stations, take the 4 to Burnside Av and transfer to a Bronx-bound 4.

For service from these stations, take the 4 to Mosholu Pkwy and transfer to a Brooklyn-bound 4.

This service change affects one or more ADA accessible stations. Please call 511 for help with planning your trip. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, use your preferred relay service provider or the free 711 relay.

Diversion #2:

Brooklyn-bound trains run local from 125 St to Grand Central-42 St due to CPM cable work south of 125 St.

Late Evenings, beginning 11 PM, Sat and Sun, until Aug 10

Please allow additional travel time.

5 Train

Diversion #1:

No trains between E 180 St and 149 St-Grand Concourse due to track panel installation south of Prospect Av, electrical work near 3Av-149 St, and overcoat painting south of Jackson Av.

Days, 10:15 AM to 3 PM, Wed to Fri, until Aug 8

2 Trains provide alternate service

Service operates in two sections:

1. Between Dyre Av and E 180 St

2. Between 149 St-Grand Concourse (4 platform) and Flatbush Av

Transfer between 2 and 5 trains at E 180 St and/or 149 St-Grand Concourse.

Notes: Please review 2 advisories for additional planned work that may affect your trip. 5 trains from Manhattan skip 138 St-Grand Concourse. Take the 4 instead.

This service change affects one or more ADA accessible stations. Please call 511 for help with planning your trip. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, use your preferred relay service provider or the free 711 relay.

Diversion #2:

No trains between E 180 St and Bowling Green due to track panel installation south of Prospect Av, electrical work near 3Av-149 St, and overcoat painting south of Jackson Av.

Weekends, Saturday and Sunday, until Aug 3

2 and 4 trains provide alternate service

5 Service operates between Dyre Av and E 180 St all weekend.

2 trains provide alternate service between E 180 St and 149 St-Grand Concourse.*

4 trains make all stops between 149 St-Grand Concourse and Bowling Green.

Transfer between 2 and 5 trains at E 180 St.

Transfer between 2 and 4 trains at 149 St-Grand Concourse.

*Please review advisories for additional information that may affect your trip.

This service change affects one or more ADA accessible stations. Please call 511 for help with planning your trip. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, use your preferred relay service provider or the free 711 relay.

6 Train

Diversion #1:

Buhre Av and Zerega Av Stations are closed for renovation

All times until February 2015

Travel Alternatives

Buhre Av:

Use the Middletown Rd Station instead.

Bx8 and Bx24 buses provide connecting service between Buhre Av and Middletown Rd.

Free MetroCard transfer will be available between buses and trains at Middletown Rd.

Zerega Av:

Use the Castle Hill Av Station instead.

Bx4 buses provide connecting service between Zerega Av and Castle Hill Av.

Free MetroCard transfer will be available between buses and trains at Castle Hill Av.

Note: During Rush Hours and Late Nights, shuttle buses will operate between Buhre and Castle Hill Avs stopping at Middletown Rd, Westchester Sq and Zerega Av.

Diversion #2:

Manhattan-bound trains skip Middletown Rd, Westchester Sq and Castle Hill Av due to CPM station rehabilitation work at Zerega Av and Buhre Av.

Weekends, 11:45 PM Fri to 4 AM Mon, until Aug 4

For service to these stations, take the 6 to Parkchester and transfer to a Bronx-bound 6.

For service from these stations, take the 6 to Pelham Bay Park and transfer to a Manhattan-bound 6.

Note: Buhre Av and Zerega Av Stations are closed for renovation.

7 Train

Diversion #1:

Boarding Change at Vernon Blvd-Jackson Av and Hunters Point Av Stations

Late Nights, 12:40* AM to 5 AM, Tue and Thu, until further notice

All trains board at the Manhattan-bound platform.

*Boarding change begins at 2:30 AM, Tue and Thu, Jul 22 and 24

Diversion #2:

Boarding Change at Hunters Point Av and Vernon Blvd-Jackson Av Stations

Late Nights, 12:40* AM to 5 AM, Wed and Fri, until further notice

All trains board at the Queens-bound platform.

*Boarding change begins at 2:30 AM, Wed and Fri, Jul 23 and 25

Diversion #3:

Manhattan-bound trains skip 111, 103, 90 and 82 Sts

Weekend, 11:45 PM Fri to 5 AM Mon, Jul 25 – 28

For service to these stations, take the 7 to Junction Blvd or 74 St and transfer to a Queens-bound 7.

For service from these stations, take the 7 to Junction Blvd or Willets Point and transfer to a Manhattan-bound 7.

A Train

Diversion #1:

Queens-bound platform at 88 St is closed for renovation

All times until September 2014

For service to this station, take the A to Rockaway Blvd and transfer to a Manhattan-bound A.

For service from this station, take the A to 80 St and transfer to a Queens-bound A.

Diversion #2:

Queens-bound platform at 104 St is closed for renovation

All times until September 2014

For service to this station, take the A to 111 St and transfer to a Manhattan-bound A.

For service from this station, take the A to Rockaway Blvd and transfer to a Queens-bound A.

Alternate travel note:

For service from 104 St, take the Q112 bus instead (days/evenings)

Diversion #3:

No trains between Rockaway Blvd and Lefferts Blvd

Queens-bound trains skip 88 St and Rockaway Blvd

Weekend, 11:45 PM Fri to 5 AM Mon, Jul 25 – 28

Free shuttle buses provide alternate service

A service operates between 207 St and Howard Beach-JFK Airport/Mott Av.

Shuttle buses make all stops between 80 St and Lefferts Blvd.

Transfer between trains and buses at 80 St.

Station – Shuttle Bus Stop:

80 St – Liberty Av at 80 St

88 St (Manhattan-bound only) – Liberty Av at 88 St

Rockaway Blvd – 93 St at Liberty Av (to Lefferts Blvd)
Rockaway Blvd (Manhattan-bound only) – Liberty Av at 93 St (to 80 St)

Liberty Av – at 93 St (to 80 St)

104 St – Liberty Av at 104 St

111 St – Liberty Av at 111 St

Lefferts Blvd – Lefferts Blvd at Liberty Av

Alternate travel note:

For service to 88 St and Rockaway Blvd, take the A to Aqueduct-North Conduit Av and transfer to a Manhattan-bound A.

For service toward the Rockaways from these stations, take the A to 80 St and transfer to a Queens-bound A.

Notes: Ozone Park/Far Rockaway-bound platform at 88 St is closed for renovation. Ozone Park-bound platform at 104 St is closed for renovation.

B Train

Diversion #1:

Manhattan-bound trains run local from Kings Hwy to Prospect Park

Days, 9:45 AM to 3 PM, Wed to Fri, Jul 23 – Aug 15

Please allow additional travel time.

C Train

No diversions scheduled.

D Train

Diversion #1:

Brooklyn-bound trains skip 174-175, 170, 167, 161 and 155 Sts due to MOW track tie renewal south of Bedford Pk Blvd.

Late Nights, 10:45 PM to 5 AM, Mon to Fri, Jul 21 – 25

For service to these stations, take the D to 145 St and transfer to a Bronx-bound D.

For service from these stations, take the D to Tremont Av and transfer to a Brooklyn-bound D.

This service change affects one or more ADA accessible stations. Please call 511 for help with planning your trip. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, use your preferred relay service provider or the free 711 relay.

Diversion #2:

Bronx-bound trains run local from 36 St, Brooklyn to DeKalb Av

Evenings, beginning 8:30 PM, Mon to Thu, Jul 21 – 24 & 28 – 31

Please allow additional travel time.

Reminder: Late Night local service operates as scheduled.

E Train

Diversion #1:

No trains between Roosevelt Av and World Trade Center due to FASTRACK.

Late Nights, 10 PM to 5 AM, Mon to Fri, Jul 21 – 25

E service operates between Jamaica Center and Roosevelt Av, making local stops.

Free shuttle buses operate between Roosevelt Av and Queensboro Plaza, stopping at 65 St, Northern Blvd, 46 St, Steinway St, 36 St and Queens Plaza.

Affected Station – Alternate Station/Service:

74 St/Roosevelt Av – Shuttle

65 St – Shuttle

Northern Blvd – Shuttle

46 St – Shuttle

Steinway St – Shuttle

36 St – Shuttle, 39 Av (N)

21 St-Queensbridge – Queensboro Plaza (7 or N), Shuttle

Queens Plaza – Shuttle
Queens Plaza – Queensboro Plaza (7 or N), Shuttle

Court Sq-23 St – Court Sq (7)

Lexington Av/53 St – 51 St (4 local or 6)

5 Av/53 St – 5 Av/59 St (N), 51 St (4 local or 6)

7 Av – D, 57 St-7 Av (N) or 49 St Queens-bound (N)

50, 42, 34, 23, 14, W 4, Spring, Canal Sts and World Trade Center – A local, C

Note: Additional service operates until approximately 2:30 AM.

This service change affects one or more ADA accessible stations. Please call 511 for help with planning your trip. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, use your preferred relay service provider or the free 711 relay.

F Train

Diversion #1:

No trains between Roosevelt Av and 21 St-Queensbridge due to FASTRACK.

Late Nights, 10 PM to 5 AM, Mon to Fri, Jul 21 – 25

F service operates in two sections:

1. Between 179 St and Roosevelt Av

2. Between 21 St-Queensbridge and Stillwell Av

Free shuttle buses operate between Roosevelt Av and Queensboro Plaza, stopping at 65 St, Northern Blvd, 46 St, Steinway St, 36 St and Queens Plaza.

Affected Station – Alternate Station/Service:

74 St/Roosevelt Av – Shuttle

65 St – Shuttle

Northern Blvd – Shuttle

46 St – Shuttle

Steinway St – Shuttle

36 St – Shuttle, 39 Av (N)

21 St-Queensbridge – Queensboro Plaza (7 or N), Shuttle

Queens Plaza – Shuttle
Queens Plaza – Queensboro Plaza (7 or N), Shuttle

Court Sq-23 St – Court Sq (7)

Lexington Av/53 St – 51 St (4 local or 6)

5 Av/53 St – 5 Av/59 St (N), 51 St (4 local or 6)

7 Av – D, 57 St-7 Av (N) or 49 St Queens-bound (N)

50, 42, 34, 23, 14, W 4, Spring, Canal Sts and World Trade Center – A local, C

Note: Additional service operates until approximately 2:30 AM.

This service change affects one or more ADA accessible stations. Please call 511 for help with planning your trip. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, use your preferred relay service provider or the free 711 relay.

G Train

Diversion #1:

Trains run every 20 minutes due to Hurricane Sandy recovery work in the Greenpoint Tube.

Late Evenings, beginning 11 PM, Mon to Thu, until Jul 24

Please allow additional travel time.

Reminder: Late Night service operates every 20 minutes.

Diversion #2:

Greenpoint Av, 21 St and Court Sq G Stations will be closed due to Hurricane Sandy recovery work in the Greenpoint Tube.

Beginning 10:30 PM Fri, Jul 25 until 5 AM Tue, Sep 2

Service will operate between Church Av and Nassau Av.

Free shuttle buses will provide alternate service along two routes:

1. Via Manhattan Av between Nassau Av and Court Sq, stopping at Greenpoint Av and 21 St.

2. Via McGuinness Blvd between Lorimer St (L station) and Court Sq, stopping near G stations at Nassau Av, Greenpoint Av and 21 St.

Transfer between Manhattan Av Shuttle buses and G trains at Nassau Av.

Transfer between McGuinness Blvd Shuttle buses and G & L trains at Lorimer St/Metropolitan Av.

Available service to/from Manhattan:

Transfer out-of-system (with MetroCard) between Broadway G and Lorimer St J & M Stations.

Transfer between G & L trains at Metropolitan Av/Lorimer St.

Transfer between A, C & G trains at Hoyt-Schermerhorn Sts

J Train

No diversions scheduled.

L Train

Diversion #1:

Trains run every 24 minutes between Broadway Junction and Rockaway Pkwy

Days, 11 AM to 3 PM, Mon to Fri, until Jul 25

Service operates in two sections:

1. Between 8 Av and Broadway Junction

2. Between Broadway Junction and Rockaway Pkwy

Transfer at Broadway Junction to continue your trip.

Departures to Broadway Junction:

Rockaway Pkwy – East 105 St – Livonia Av – Atlantic Av

11:04 AM – 11:06 – 11:09 – 11:12

11:28 – 11:30 – 11:33 – 11:36

11:52 – 11:54 – 11:57 – 12:00

12:16 PM – 12:18 – 12:21 – 12:24

12:40 – 12:42 – 12:45 – 12:48

Then every 24 minutes until:

2:40 – 2:42 – 2:45 – 2:48

Departures to Rockaway Pkwy:

Broadway Junction – Sutter Av – Livonia Av – East 105 St

11:17 AM – 11:19 – 11:20 – 11:23

11:41 – 11:43 – 11:44 – 11:47

12:05 PM – 12:07 – 12:08 – 12:11

12:29 – 12:31 – 12:32 – 12:35

12:53 – 12:55 – 12:56 – 12:59

Then every 24 minutes until:

2:53 – 2:55 – 2:56 – 2:59

This service change affects one or more ADA accessible stations. Please call 511 for help with planning your trip. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, use your preferred relay service provider or the free 711 relay.

M Train

Diversion #1:

Service ends early between Essex St and 71 Av due to FASTRACK.

Evenings, Mon to Thu, Jul 21 – 24

Service operates between Metropolitan Av and Essex St.

Travel Alternatives

Take the R between Queens Plaza and 71 Av. After R service ends, take the E. After 10 PM trains E run local between Roosevelt Av and Parsons/Archer only.

F trains make all stops between 47-50 Sts and Delancey St/Essex St.

J trains make all stops between Delancey St/Essex St and Myrtle Av.

Transfer between F and M trains at Delancey St/Essex St.

Transfer between F and R trains at 34 St-Herald Sq.

Transfer between F and E trains at W 4 St.

Please use the following guide to arrive at your station before end of service.

To 71 Av:

Metropolitan Av – 8:08 PM

Myrtle Av – 8:20 PM

Essex St – 8:33 PM

W 4 St – 8:38 PM

47-50 Sts – 8:46 PM

To Metropolitan Av:

71 Av – 8:13 PM

Roosevelt Av – 8:23 PM

Queens Plaza – 8:33 PM

47-50 Sts – 8:43 PM

B’way-Lafayette St – 8:55 PM

Notes: See E & F advisory for additional information that may affect your trip. Late Night M service is not affected.

This service change affects one or more ADA accessible stations. Please call 511 for help with planning your trip. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, use your preferred relay service provider or the free 711 relay.

N Train

Diversion #1:

Queens-bound trains run local from 59 St, Brooklyn to DeKalb Av

Evenings, beginning 8:30 PM, Mon to Thu, Jul 21 – 24 & 28 – 31

Please allow additional travel time.

Reminder: Late Night local service operates as scheduled.

Diversion #2:

No trains between Queensboro Plaza and Times Sq-42 St

Weekend, 11:30 PM Fri to 5 AM Mon, Jul 25 – 28

7 trains provide alternate service.

Service operates in two sections:

1. Between Ditmars Blvd and Queensboro Plaza

2. Between Times Sq-42 St and Stillwell Av

N trains run local between 57 St-7 Av and Canal St.

Travel Alternatives:

For service between Queens and Manhattan, transfer between N and 7 trains at Queensboro Plaza and/or Times Sq-42 St.

For Lexington Av/59 St, take the 4 & 6 via the 7 at Grand Central-42 St or the N at 14 St-Union Sq.

For 5 Av/59 St, use the nearby Lexington Av/59 St 4 & 6 Station instead.

For 57 St-7 Av and 49 St, take the Q via transfer at Times Sq-42 St.

Q Train

Diversion #1:

Brooklyn-bound trains run express from Prospect Park to Kings Hwy

Days, 9:45 AM to 3 PM, Wed to Fri, Jul 23 – Aug 15

Trains stop at Church Av and Newkirk Plaza.

For service to Parkside Av, Beverley, Cortelyou Rds, Avenue H, Avenue J and Avenue M, take the Q to Church Av, Newkirk Plaza or Kings Hwy and transfer to a Manhattan-bound *B or Queens-bound Q.

For service from these stations, take the *B or Q to Newkirk Plaza, Church Av or Prospect Park and transfer to a Brooklyn-bound Q.

*This detour has taken into account additional planned service changes.

This service change affects one or more ADA accessible stations. Please call 511 for help with planning your trip. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, use your preferred relay service provider or the free 711 relay.

R Train

Diversion #1:

Service ends early between Whitehall St and 71 Av due to FASTRACK.

Evenings, Mon to Thu, Jul 21 – 24

Service operates between 95 St and Court St in Brooklyn (until 12 midnight).

Travel Alternatives

N trains make all R stops between Canal St and Lexington Av/59 St.

E trains provide alternate service in Queens until 10 PM.

For Lower Manhattan, use nearby 4 stations instead. Transfer between R and 4 trains at Lexington Av/59 St or 14 St-Union Sq.

Station – Nearby 4 Station:

Whitehall St – Bowling Green

Rector St – Wall St (at Broadway)

Cortlandt St – Fulton St

City Hall – Brooklyn Bridge

Please use the following guide to arrive at your station before end of service.

To Whitehall St:

71 Av – 8:34 PM

Lexington Av/59 St – 8:59 PM

Times Sq-42 St – 9:06 PM

Canal St – 9:19 PM

To 71 Av:

Whitehall St – 9:33 PM

Canal St – 9:40 PM

Times Sq-42 St – 9:50 PM

Lexington Av/59 St – 9:57 PM

Note: See E & F advisory for additional information that may affect your trip.

This service change affects one or more ADA accessible stations. Please call 511 for help with planning your trip. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, use your preferred relay service provider or the free 711 relay.

Diversion #2:

No trains between Lower Manhattan and Downtown Brooklyn due to Hurricane Sandy repairs on the Montague Tube.

Service changes affect City Hall, Cortlandt, Rector, Whitehall, Court Sts and Jay St-MetroTech

All times until Oct 2014

Rush hours/Middays/Evenings:

No R trains between Whitehall St and Court St.

R service operates in two sections:

1. Between 71 Av, Queens and Whitehall St, Manhattan

2. Between 95 St, Bay Ridge and Court St, Downtown Brooklyn

Weekends:

No R service at City Hall, Cortlandt, Rector, Whitehall, Court Sts and Jay St-MetroTech.

R service operates between Forest Hills-71 Av and Bay Ridge-95 St.

Trains run via the Q in both directions between Canal St and DeKalb Av.

Late nights:

No N service at City Hall, Cortlandt, Rector, Whitehall, Court Sts and Jay St-MetroTech.

N trains run via the Q in both directions between Canal St and DeKalb Av.

R shuttle service operates between 95 and 36 Sts in Brooklyn.

Key Transfer Stations

Affected Station – Alternate Station:

City Hall – Park Place/Chambers St (2, 3, A & C)
City Hall – Brooklyn Bridge (4, 5 & 6)

Cortlandt St – Fulton St (2, 3, 4, 5, A & C)

Rector St – Wall St (at William St) (2 & 3)
Rector St – Wall St (at Broadway) (4 & 5)

Whitehall St – Bowling Green (4 & 5)

Court St – Borough Hall (2, 3, 4 & 5)
Court St – Clark St (2 & 3)
Court St – High St or Jay St-MetroTech (A & C)

Jay St-MetroTech – Borough Hall (2, 3, 4 & 5)
Jay St-MetroTech – Hoyt St (2 & 3)

This service change affects one or more ADA accessible stations. Please call 511 for help with planning your trip. If you are deaf or hard of hearing, use your preferred relay service provider or the free 711 relay.

Diversion #3:

No shuttle train between 59 St and 36 St

Late Nights, 11:45 PM to 5 AM, Mon to Fri, until Aug 15

R service operates between 95 St and 59 St.

Take the N instead. Transfer between trains at 59 St.

S Train

No diversions scheduled.

Z Train

No diversions scheduled.