Service Diversions

Updated April 27 at 12:15 PM

1 Train

Diversion #1:

Manhattan-bound trains skip Christopher, Houston, Canal and Franklin Sts

Late Night, 11:45 PM Mon to 5 AM Tue, Apr 27 – 28

For service to these stations, take the 1 to Chambers St and transfer to a Bronx-bound 1 or 2 local

For service from these stations, take the 1 or 2 to 14 St and transfer to a Manhattan-bound 1.

Diversion #2:

Manhattan-bound trains skip 137, 125, 116, 110 and 103 Sts

Weekend, 11:45 PM Fri to 5 AM Mon, May 1 – 4

For service to these stations, take the 1 to 96 St and transfer to a Bronx-bound 1.

For service from these stations, take the 1 to 168 St* and transfer to a Manhattan-bound 1.

*Transfer at 145 St with Unlimited Ride MetroCard.

2 Train

Diversion #1:

Brooklyn-bound trains skip Christopher, Houston, Canal and Franklin Sts

Late Night, 12:01 AM to 5 AM, Tuesday, Apr 28

For service to these stations, take the 2 to Chambers St and transfer to a Bronx-bound 1 or 2 local.

For service from these stations, take the 1 or 2 to 14 St and transfer to a Brooklyn-bound 2.

Diversion #2:

Brooklyn-bound trains skip Jackson Av

Late Nights, 12:15 AM to 5 AM, Wed and Thu, Apr 29 – 30

For service to this station, take the 2 to 3 Av-149 St and transfer to a Bronx-bound 2.

For service from this station, take the 2 to Intervale Av and transfer to a Brooklyn-bound 2.

Note: All trains board at the Bronx-bound platform at 3 Av-149 St.

Diversion #3:

All trains board at the Brooklyn-bound platform at 3 Av-149 St Station

Late Night, 12:30 AM to 5 AM, Friday, May 1

3 Train

Diversion #1:

Rockaway Av and Van Siclen Av Station Information

All times, until late September 2015

Rockaway Av and Van Siclen Av will close for renovation until September 2015.

Travel Alternatives

Rockaway Av:

Use the Saratoga Av or Junius St Stations instead.

Shuttle bus service operates between Rockaway Av and Saratoga Av.

Transfer between trains and buses with MetroCard at Saratoga Av.

Van Siclen:

Use the Pennsylvania Av or New Lots Av Stations instead.

Shuttle bus service operates between Van Siclen Av and Pennsylvania Av.

Transfer between trains and buses with MetroCard at Pennsylvania Av.

Note: Free transfer available between B60 and Shuttle buses at Rockaway Av.

4 Train

Diversion #1:

Rockaway Av and Van Siclen Av Station Information

All times, until late September 2015

Rockaway Av and Van Siclen Av will close for renovation until September 2015.

Travel Alternatives

Rockaway Av:

Use the Saratoga Av or Junius St Stations instead.

Shuttle bus service operates between Rockaway Av and Saratoga Av.

Transfer between trains and buses with MetroCard at Saratoga Av.

Van Siclen:

Use the Pennsylvania Av or New Lots Av Stations instead.

Shuttle bus service operates between Van Siclen Av and Pennsylvania Av.

Transfer between trains and buses with MetroCard at Pennsylvania Av.

Note: Free transfer available between B60 and Shuttle buses at Rockaway Av.

Diversion #2:

Bronx-bound trains run express from 167 St to Mosholu Pkwy

Days, 10:45 AM to 3 PM, Mon and Tue, Apr 27 – 28

No Bronx-bound service at 170 St, Mt Eden Av, 176, 183 Sts, Fordham, Kingsbridge Rds and Bedford Pk Blvd.

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

For service from these stations, take the 4 to Burnside Av or 167 St and transfer to a Bronx-bound 4.

Alternate travel note:

For service from 176 St, take the Bx32 bus. Transfer to the 4 at Burnside Av.

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 trains between Utica Av and New Lots Av

Late Nights, 11:30 PM Fri to 5 AM Mon, May 1 – 4

Free shuttle buses provide alternate service

4 service operates between Woodlawn and Utica Av.

Shuttle buses make all stops between Utica Av and New Lots Av. Transfer between 4 trains and Shuttle buses at Utica Av.

Station – Shuttle Bus Stop:

Utica Av – Eastern Pkwy at Utica Av

Sutter Av – E 98 St at Sutter Av

Saratoga Av – Livonia Av at Saratoga Av

Rockaway Av – Livonia Av at Rockaway Av

Junius St – Livonia Av at Sackman St

Pennsylvania Av – Livonia Av at Pennsylvania Av

Van Siclen Av – Livonia Av at Van Siclen Av

New Lots Av – Livonia Av at Warwick St

~ For daytime travel at these stations, see 3 advisories.

Note: Rockaway Av and Van Siclen Av stations are closed for renovation.

Diversion #4:

103 St Station Information

Beginning 5 AM Monday, May 4 until Summer 2015

103 St downtown platform will close for renovation until Summer 2015.

Travel Alternatives

Use the 110 St or 96 St Stations instead.

M101, M102 and M103 buses provide connecting service between 110, 103 and 96 Sts.

Transfer between trains and buses with MetroCard at 110 St or 96 St.

5 Train

Diversion #1:

No trains between E 180 St and 149 St-Grand Concourse

Days, 10:15 AM to 3 PM, Mon to Fri, until May 15

2 trains provide alternate service

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

Note: 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 Dyre Av

Weekend, 11:45 PM Fri to 5 AM Mon, May 1 – 4

Free shuttle buses provide alternate service

5 service operates every 20 minutes between E 180 St and Bowling Green, days and evenings.

Shuttle buses make all stops between E 180 St and Dyre Av.

Transfer between 5 trains and Shuttle buses at E 180 St.

Station – Shuttle Bus Stop – Bus:

E 180 St – Morris Park Av at E 180 St – Bx21

Morris Park – Morris Park Av at Hone Av – Bx21
Morris Park – Williamsbridge Rd at Lydig Av – —

Pelham Pkwy – Williamsbridge Rd at Pelham Pkwy S – Bx8
Pelham Pkwy – Williamsbridge Rd at Pelham Pkwy N – Bx8

Gun Hill Rd – E Gun Hill Rd at Knapp St (to Dyre Av) – Bx28
Gun Hill Rd – E Gun Hill Rd at DeWitt Pl (to E 180 St) – Bx28

Baychester Av – Baychester Av at Boston Rd (to Dyre Av) – —
Baychester Av – Boston Rd at Baychester Av (to E 180 St) – Bx30

Dyre Av – Dyre Av at Light St – Bx16

6 Train

Diversion #1:

Manhattan-bound trains skip 116, 110, 103, 96, 77, 68 and 51 Sts

Weekend, 11:45 PM Fri to 5 AM Mon, May 1 – 4

For service to these stations, take the 6 to 59 St or Grand Central-42 St and transfer to a Bronx-bound 4 local or 6.

For service from these stations, take the 4 or 6 to 59 St or 125 St and transfer to a Manhattan-bound 6.

Alternate travel note:

Transfer between uptown and downtown trains with Unlimited Ride MetroCard at 86 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 #2:

Bronx-bound trains skip 23 St, 28 St and 33 St

Weekend, 11:45 PM Fri to 5 AM Mon, May 1 – 4

For service to these stations, take the 6 to Grand Central-42 St and transfer to a Brooklyn-bound 4 local or Manhattan-bound 6.

For service from these stations, take the 4 or 6 to 14 St-Union Sq and transfer to a Bronx-bound 6.

Diversion #3:

103 St Station Information
Beginning 5 AM Monday, May 4 until Summer 2015

103 St downtown platform will close for renovation until Summer 2015.

Travel Alternatives

Use the 110 St or 96 St Stations instead.

M101, M102 and M103 buses provide connecting service between 110, 103 and 96 Sts.

Transfer between trains and buses with MetroCard at 110 St or 96 St.

7 Train

Diversion #1:

Vernon Blvd-Jackson Av – All trains board at the Manhattan-bound platform

Late Nights, 12:40 AM to 5 AM, Mon, Tue and Thu, until further notice (except May 19)

Diversion #2:

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

Days, 10:15 AM to 3 PM, Mon to Thu, Apr 27 – 30

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.

Diversion #3:

Vernon Blvd-Jackson Av – All trains board at the Queens-bound platform

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

A Train

Diversion #1:

Queens-bound platform at Rockaway Blvd is closed for renovation

All times, until Summer 2015

For service to this station, take the A to 104 St or Aqueduct North Conduit Av and transfer to a Manhattan-bound A.

For service from this station, take the A to 88 St and transfer to a Queens-bound A.

Diversion #2:

Queens-bound trains skip 50 St, 23 St and Spring St

Late Nights, 11:45 PM to 5 AM, Mon to Fri, Apr 27 – May 1

For service to these stations, take the A to 42 St, 14 St or Canal St and transfer to a Manhattan-bound A local or Queens-bound E.

For service from 50 St, take the E to 42 St and transfer to the A.

For service from 23 and Spring Sts, take the A or E to W 4 St or 34 St and transfer to a Queens-bound A

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.

B Train

No diversions scheduled.

C Train

No diversions scheduled.

D Train

Diversion #1:

Brooklyn-bound trains skip DeKalb Av, Union St, 4 Av-9 St, Prospect Av and 25 St

Late Nights, 11:45 PM to 5 AM, Mon to Fri, Apr 27 – May 1

For service to DeKalb Av, take the D to Atlantic Av-Barclays Ctr and transfer to a Bronx-bound D, Queens-bound N or Manhattan-bound Q.

For service from this station, take the Q to Atlantic Av-Barclays Ctr and transfer to the D.

For service to Union St, 4 Av-9 St, Prospect Av and 25 St, take the D to 36 St and transfer to a Bronx-bound D or Queens-bound N.

For service from these stations, take the D or N to Atlantic Av-Barclays Ctr and transfer to a Brooklyn-bound D.

Diversion #2:

Trains make local stops at 23 St and 14 St in both directions

Late Nights, 12:01 AM to 5 AM, Tue to Fri until May 1

Please allow additional travel time.

Diversion #3:

Brooklyn-bound trains run local from 125 St to 59 St-Columbus Circle

Late Nights, 12:01 AM to 5 AM, Tue to Fri, Apr 28 – May 1

Please allow additional travel time.

Diversion #4:

Bronx-bound trains skip 20 Av, 18 Av, 79, 71, 55, 50 Sts and Fort Hamilton Pkwy

Days, 9:45 AM to 3 PM, Wed to Fri, until May 1

For service to these stations, take the D to 62 St or 9 Av and transfer to a Brooklyn-bound D.

For service from these stations, take the D to 62 St or Bay Pkwy and transfer to a Bronx-bound D.

E Train

Diversion #1:

Manhattan-bound trains skip 23 St and Spring St

Late Nights, 11:45 PM to 5 AM, Mon to Fri, Apr 27 – May 1

For service to these stations, take the E to 14 St or Canal St and transfer to a Manhattan-bound A or Queens-bound E.

For service from these stations, take the A or E to W 4 St or 34 St and transfer to a Queens-bound A or Manhatttan-bound E.

Diversion #2:

Queens-bound trains skip 36 St, Steinway St, 46 St, Northern Blvd and 65 St

Late Nights, 12:15 AM to 5 AM, Tue to Fri, until May 22

For service to these stations, take the E to Roosevelt Av and transfer to a Manhattan-bound E.

For service from these stations, take the E to Queens Plaza and transfer to a Queens-bound E.

F Train

Diversion #1:

Trains run every 20 minutes between Avenue X and Stillwell Av

Days, 11 AM to 3 PM, Wed to Fri until May 8

F service operates in two sections:

1. Between 179 St and Avenue X

2. Between Avenue X and Stillwell Av

Transfer at Avenue X to continue your trip.

To Stillwell Av (Leaves Avenue X):

11:26 AM

11:46 AM

12:06 PM

12:26 PM

Then every 20 minutes until:

2:46 PM

To Avenue X (Leaves Stillwell Av):

11:15 AM

11:35 AM

11:55 AM

12:15 PM

Then every 20 minutes until:

2:35 PM

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:

Trains from Manhattan skip Avenue U

Days, 10:45 AM to 3 PM, Wed to Fri until May 8

For service to this station, take the F to Avenue X where it will become* a Queens-bound F.

For service from this station, take the F to Kings Hwy and transfer to an Avenue X-bound F.

Alternate travel note:

From Avenue U, take the B3 bus to the Avenue U Q station where Coney Island-bound service is available.

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

Diversion #3:

Queens-bound trains run via the M from 47-50 Sts to Roosevelt Av

Weekends, 9:45 PM Fri to 5 AM Mon until May 11

F trains run express from Queens Plaza to Roosevelt Av.

No Queens-bound service at 57 St, Lexington Av/63 St, Roosevelt Island and 21 St-Queensbridge.

Travel Alternatives

To this station – Take this train – Transfer to:

57 St* – F to nearby 5 Av/53 St – —
57 St* – F to 34 St-Herald Sq – Uptown N, Q or R to nearby 57 St-7 Av

Lexington Av/63 St – F to 34 St-Herald Sq – Uptown N or R to Lexington Av/59 St

Roosevelt Island – F to Roosevelt Av – Brooklyn-bound F
Roosevelt Island – F to Queens Plaza – Q102 bus

21 St-Queensbridge – F to Roosevelt Av – Brooklyn-bound F

From this station – Take this train – Transfer to:

57 St, Lexington Av/63 St – F to 47-50 Sts – Queens-bound F

Roosevelt Island – F to 47-50 Sts – Queens-bound F
Roosevelt Island – Q102 bus to Queens Plaza – Queens-bound F

21 St-Queensbridge – F at nearby Court Sq-23 St or Queens Plaza – —
21 St-Queensbridge – F to 47-50 Sts – Queens-bound F

*Limited weekend M service operates to/from the 57 St F Station.

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

Late Evenings, beginning 11 PM, Mon to Thu until May 7

Please allow additional travel time.

Reminder: Late Night service operates every 20 minutes.

J Train

No diversions scheduled.

L Train

Diversion #1:

Service operates every 12 minutes between Myrtle-Wyckoff Avs and Rockaway Pkwy

Days, 11 AM to 3 PM, Mon to Fri, until May 15

The last stop for alternate trains from Manhattan is Myrtle-Wyckoff Avs.

Diversion #2:

No trains between Lorimer St and 8 Av

Late Nights, 11:30 PM to 5 AM, Mon to Fri, until May 22

A, F & J trains, M14 and free shuttle buses provide alternate service

L service operates between Rockaway Pkwy and Lorimer St.

Travel Alternatives

In Brooklyn, Shuttle buses provide alternate service between Bedford Av and Marcy Av (J) stopping at Lorimer St (L), Broadway (G), and Hewes St (J).

In Manhattan, additional M14A service operates between 8 Av (A & E) and Delancey St/Essex St F & J stations.

For service between Brooklyn and Manhattan, use the A or J.

Station – Alternate Service:

Lorimer St – Shuttle on Union Av at Metropolitan Av or G or L

Bedford Av – Shuttle on Driggs Av at N 7 St

1 Av – M14A/D

3 Av – M14A/D

14 St-Union Sq – M14A/D, 4, 6, N or Q

6 Av/14 St – M14A/D, D or F

8 Av/14 St – M14A/D, A or E

Key Transfer Stations:

Broadway Junction – A, J or L

Broadway – Shuttle on Broadway at Heyward St | G

Hewes St – Shuttle on Broadway at Hooper St

Marcy Av – Shuttle on Broadway at Rodney St | J

Delancey/Essex Sts – M14A, F or J

Court Sq – E or G

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 trains between Lorimer St and 8 Av

Weekends, 11:30 PM Fri to 5 AM Mon until May 18

A, F, J & M trains, M14 and free shuttle buses provide alternate service

L service operates between Rockaway Pkwy and Lorimer St.

M service is extended to the 57 St F Station, days and evenings (see M advisories).

Travel Alternatives

In Brooklyn, Shuttle buses make stops at Bedford Av (L), Lorimer St (L), Broadway (G), Hewes St (J) and Marcy Av (J).

In Manhattan, additional M14 service operates between 8 Av (A, C & E) and Delancey St/Essex St (F, J & M) stations.

For service between Manhattan and Brooklyn, use the A, J or M.

Affected Station – Alternate Station/Service – Station – Shuttle Bus Stop:

Lorimer St – Shuttle, L(Canarsie-bound) – Marcy Av (J & M) – Broadway at Rodney St

Bedford Av – Shuttle – Hewes St (J & M) – Broadway at Hooper St

1 Av, 3 Av – M14A/D – Broadway (G) – Broadway at Heyward St

14 St-Union Sq – M14A/D, 4, 5, 6, N, Q & R – Lorimer St (L & G) – Union Av at Metropolitan Av

6 Av – M14A/D, 1, 2, 3, F & M – –

8 Av – M14A/D, A, C, E – –

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 is extended to the 57 St F Station, Manhattan

Weekends, Saturday and Sunday, until May 17

Special weekend service operates between Metropolitan Av and 47-50 Sts and via the F to 57 St during the following hours:

DIRECTION – SATURDAY – SUNDAY:

57 St-bound – 6 AM to 11:59 PM – 8 AM to 11 PM

Middle Village-bound – 6:45 AM to 12:50 AM (Sun) – 8:50 AM to 11:45 PM

Note: No L service between Brooklyn and Manhattan during this time.

Reminder: Late Night M service operates between Metropolitan Av and Myrtle Av.

N Train

Diversion #1:

Brooklyn-bound trains run express from Canal St to 36 St via the Manhattan Bridge

Late Nights, 11:45 PM to 5 AM, Mon to Fri, Apr 27 – May 1

Trains stop at Atlantic Av-Barclays Ctr.

For City Hall, Cortlandt, Rector, Whitehall, Court Sts, Jay St-MetroTech and DeKalb Av, take the *Q.

Transfer between N and Q trains at Canal St or Atlantic Av-Barclays Ctr.

For service to Union St, 4 Av-9 St, Prospect Av and 25 St, take the N to 36 St and transfer to a Bronx-bound D or Queens-bound N.

For service from these stations, take the D or N to Atlantic Av-Barclays Ctr and transfer to a Brooklyn-bound N.

Alternate travel note:

For service to Court St, Jay St-MetroTech and DeKalb Av, take the N to Atlantic Av-Barclays Ctr and transfer to a Queens-bound N.

*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.

Diversion #2:

Brooklyn-bound trains skip 49 St

Late Nights, 11:45 PM to 5 AM, Mon to Fri, Apr 27 – May 1

For service to this station, take the N or Q to Times Sq-42 St and transfer to a Queens-bound N or Manhattan-bound Q.

For service from this station, take the N or Q to 57 St-7 Av and transfer to a Brooklyn-bound N or Q.

Q Train

Diversion #1:

Brooklyn-bound trains skip 49 St

Late Nights, 11:45 PM to 5 AM, Mon to Fri, Apr 27 – May 1

For service to this station, take the N or Q to Times Sq-42 St and transfer to a Queens-bound N or Manhattan-bound Q.

For service from this station, take the N or Q to 57 St-7 Av and transfer to a Brooklyn-bound N or Q.

Diversion #2:

Brooklyn-bound trains run via the R from Canal St to DeKalb Av

Late Nights, 11:45 PM to 5 AM, Mon to Fri, Apr 27 – May 1

Trains stop at City Hall, Cortlandt, Rector, Whitehall, Court Sts and Jay St-MetroTech.

Please allow additional travel time.

R Train

No diversions scheduled.

S Train

No diversions scheduled.

Z Train

No diversions scheduled.