Staten Island

S.I. Railway Thanksgiving 2018 Service Info

Here is the official Thanksgiving 2018 service plan information for the MTA Staten Island Railway: Staten Island Railway customers looking to get a head start on the Thanksgiving Day holiday will be able to catch earlier afternoon express train service on Wednesday, November 21, with MTA Staten Island Railway’s Early Departure Getaway schedule. Extra SIR […]


MTA Considering Reduced S.I. Overnight Bus Service

This past July, the MTA released a preliminary budget which included some cost cutting measures. Fast forward to more recent times which saw NY State Thomas P. DiNapoli release his State Comptroller’s 2019 Financial Outlook for the MTA  which contains something that if it becomes a reality, will be a major thorn for Staten Island […]


Staten Island Half Marathon Service Info

The MTA just released a service advisory in relation to Staten Island half marathon taking place this weekend. Here are the details that I was sent: The Staten Island Half Marathon will be held on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018 from 8 a.m. to noon.  Scheduled just three weeks before the TCS New York City Marathon, […]


MTA To Open New SI Railway Station

Tomorrow, the MTA will be opening the first station ever built by the agency since the former private railroad was incorporated in 1971. Here are more details on the opening of the Arthur Kill Station: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) today announced the upcoming opening of the new Arthur Kill station, the first new Staten […]


S.I. Railway Christmas 2015 Service Plan Info

Here is the Staten Island Railway service plan info for the Christmas 2015 holiday: Christmas Eve, Thursday, December 24: The Staten Island Railway will operate on a regular weekday schedule. Christmas Day, Friday, December 25: The Staten Island Railway will operate on a Saturday schedule. xoxo Transit Blogger