Archive for November, 2011

NYC Transit Thanksgiving Service Info

Finally here is the Thanksgiving service plan info for NYC Transit: MTA buses and subways will operate on a Sunday schedule on Thanksgiving Day. On Black Friday, service will operate on a weekday schedule with some exceptions. The closest subway stations to the start of the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade are the 1 at […]

LIRR Thanksgiving Service Plan Info

Here are the complete details for the LIRR’s Thanksgiving service plan: Thanksgiving weekend heralds the start of the busy holiday season and the MTA Long Island Rail Road is ready with additional service to get travelers where they want to be. Avoid traffic and parking fees by taking the LIRR. Additional trains will operate on […]

Metro-North Thanksgiving Service Plan Info

Here are the complete details in regards to the Metro-North’s Thanksgiving schedule: MTA Metro-North Railroad has plenty of trains to get you where you need to go during the long, four-day, Thanksgiving weekend while avoiding the holiday traffic, tolls and higher gas prices. For those taking flight early on Thanksgiving Eve (Wednesday, No­vember 23), there […]

Mass Transit Options For Thanksgiving Events

Tomorrow is the day that really kicks off the festivities for Thanksgiving. With the big parade on Thanksgiving itself, many people gather the day before so they can watch the parade balloons being inflated. If you are going to this or any other event, mass transit is your best option: The fun begins on the […]

SI Railway Thanksgiving Getaway Service Info

Once again, the MTA Staten Island Railway will be providing their special “Getaway” service for the Thanksgiving holiday. Here is the complete information: Staten Island customers looking to get a head start on their holiday weekend will be able to catch earlier afternoon express train service on Wednesday, November 23 with Staten Island Railway’s Early […]