This is a targeted message for Essential Connector for-hire vehicle users:
We want to remind you that after 5 a.m. on Sunday, August 30, there will no longer be free for-hire vehicle service while the subway is closed from 1-5 a.m. for disinfecting.
Please make sure you plan ahead at mta.info, with the MYmta app, or by calling us at 511 to find the best route for you. As you’re planning your trip, keep in mind that Metro-North and Long Island railroads are cross-honoring fares from stations in NYC while the subway is closed.
Also, front-door boarding and fare collection resumes on local buses on Monday, August 31. The $2.75 base fare will apply on local buses, and on Bronx, Brooklyn, and Queens express buses between 1-5 a.m.
If your trip requires more than one transfer, you can travel on a single fare by following these steps between 12 a.m. and 6 a.m.:
For more information on overnight travel options, please visit mta.info/overnight.
The team at MTA