As is the case every year, the MTA Staten Island Railway will be running their “Get Away” service for the Thanksgiving Holiday. Here is the complete information courtesy of the press release they sent out:
Staten Island customers looking to get a head start on their Thanksgiving celebration will be able to catch earlier afternoon express train service on Wednesday, November 24 with Staten Island Railway’s Early Departure Get Away schedule.
This schedule means extra SIR trains will be added earlier in the afternoon beginning at 2:30 p.m. from the St. George Ferry Terminal. There will be one express train and one local train awaiting every boat until 7:50 p.m.
On Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 25, SIR trains will run on a weekend schedule, while on Friday, November 26, trains will run on a regular weekday schedule. The Get Away service plan on SIR is also available on the Friday before the Memorial Day weekend, the day before the 4th of July, the Friday before Labor Day, Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.
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