That's a wrap for 2022, folks!
If you're heading to Times Square to ring in the new year on Saturday night, keep in mind that exits at the Times Sq-42 St station may be subject to temporary closures depending on crowding levels. You may want to use nearby stations, including 42 St-Port Authority Bus Terminal, 42 St-Bryant Park, 50 St, 57 St-7 Av, or 59 St-Columbus Circle.
On Saturday, New Year's Eve, the subway is running on a regular Saturday schedule, with extra service on the lines. On Sunday, New Year's Day, and Monday, January 2, the subway will run on a Sunday schedule.
For Long Island Rail Road and Metro-North riders visiting the city to celebrate, we're operating extra trains into the city on New Year's Eve, and leaving the city after midnight. Alcohol is not allowed on LIRR and Metro-North trains, platforms, and stations from noon on NYE to noon on New Year's Day.
On Monday, January 2, LIRR will operate on a weekday schedule, with off-peak fares in effect on all trains. Metro-North will operate on a Saturday schedule, with extra trains in the morning and afternoon. Use our free TrainTime app to view your schedule, or see more details here.
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From all of us here at the MTA to all of you, happy New Year!
Subway service changes
Bronx-bound trains are not stopping at 50 St from 11:45 a.m. Saturday to 12:15 a.m. Sunday because of the New Year's Eve celebration in Times Square.
- For service to/from 50 St, take a South Ferry-bound train.
Coney Island-bound trains are not stopping at 155 St from 11:45 p.m. Friday to 8 p.m. Saturday because of track maintenance.
- For service to/from 155 St, take a Bronx-bound train.
Trains are not stopping at 49 St in both directions from 11:45 a.m. Saturday to 12:15 a.m. Sunday because of the New Year's Eve celebration in Times Square.
- Suggested alternatives include the to 47-50 Sts-Rockefeller Ctr, to 50 St, or to 57 St-7 Av.
These service changes are subject to change, so check the MTA homepage before heading out; it's where you'll find up-to-the-minute information on subway, bus, and rail service. Our apps — MYmta and TrainTime — also provide real-time service information.
You can also contact us in real time for help planning your trip. We’re reachable via phone, on Twitter, WhatsApp, and more.