Metro-North Railroad will offer extra trains on the New Haven Line this Friday in advance of the Labor Day weekend.

On Friday, Metro-North will offer early-afternoon “getaway” trains departing Grand Central Terminal between 12:58 p.m. and 4:11 p.m.

Nine extra “getaway” trains will depart from Grand Central at:


  • 12:58 p.m., stopping at Harlem-125th Street, Westport, and all stations between Fairfield and New Haven.

  • 2:01 p.m., stopping at Harlem-125th Street, Westport, and all stations between Fairfield and New Haven.

  • 2:28 p.m., stopping at Harlem-125th Street, Westport, and all stations between Fairfield and New Haven.

  • 2:31 p.m., stopping at Harlem-125th Street, New Rochelle, Larchmont, Mamaroneck and Harrison.

  • 2:56 p.m., stopping at Harlem-125th Street, Stamford then all stations between Noroton Heights and South Norwalk.

  • 2:59 p.m., stopping at Harlem-125th Street, New Rochelle, Larchmont, Mamaroneck and Harrison.

  • 3:26 p.m., stopping at Harlem-125th Street, then all stations between New Rochelle and Harrison.

  • 3:29 p.m., stopping at Harlem-125th Street, Westport and all stations between Fairfield and New Haven.

  • 4:00 p.m., stopping at Harlem-125th Street, Stamford, and all stations between Bridgeport and New Haven.


The following trains usually departing Grand Central will not operate or are combined:

The 5:18 p.m. train to Harrison and the 5:21 p.m. train to New Rochelle are combined, departing Grand Central at 5:21 p.m., stopping at Harlem-125th Street and all stations between Mount Vernon East and Harrison.

The 5:41 p.m. train to New Haven will not operate.

The 5:57 p.m. train to Harrison and the 6:02 p.m. train to New Rochelle are combined, departing Grand Central at 6:02 p.m., making all stops between Mount Vernon East and Harrison.

The 6:07 p.m. train to New Haven and the 6:11 p.m. train to Bridgeport are combined, departing Grand Central at 6:11 p.m., stopping at Harlem-125th Street and all stations between South Norwalk and New Haven. The 7:09 p.m. train to Harrison will not operate.

Metro-North will operate on the regular weekend schedule on Saturday and Sunday. Metro-North will operate on a Sunday schedule on Labor Day.

For more information, visit mta.info.