Metro north is a suburban commuter rail service that is run and managed by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), an authority of New York State. Metro–North runs service between New York City to its northern suburbs in New York and Connecticut. Metro-North also provides local rail service within New York City with a reduced fare.
Metro-North Railroad is second largest commuter railroad in the nation. There are 120 stations operated by Metro-North. MTA also operates the York City Transit Authority buses and subways, as well as the Long Island Rail Road.
1. Public Transportation for the New York region
Over the past two decades, The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has committed some $64 billion to restore and improve the network so that today it runs at unprecedented levels of efficiency.
MTA subways, buses, and railroads provide 2.6 billion trips each year to New Yorkers. In short, the MTA is committed to guaranteeing that the best city in the world has the world’s best transportation system.
2. New York City Transit
NYC Transit keeps New York moving 24 hours a day, seven days a week, as its subways speed through underground tunnels and elevated structures in the boroughs of Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, and the Bronx. NYC Transit’s buses run in all five boroughs, on more than 200 local and 30 express routes.
3. Long Island Rail Road
The Long Island Rail Road is both the largest commuter railroad and the oldest railroad in America operating under its original name.
4. Long Island Bus
Its lines link have 96 communities, 47 Long Island Rail Road stations, five New York City Transit subway stations, numerous industrial parks, colleges, hospitals, corporate headquarters, and major shopping malls.
5. Metro North Railroad
Metro-North Railroad main lines are the Hudson, Harlem, and New Haven — run northward out of Grand Central Terminal, a Beaux-Arts Manhattan landmark, into suburban New York and Connecticut.
6. Bridges and Tunnels
MTA Bridges and Tunnels were created in 1933 by Robert Moses. It serves more than a million vehicles each weekday, more than 300 million vehicles each year and carries more traffic than any other bridge and tunnel authority in the nation. Surplus revenues from the authority’s tolls help support MTA transit services.
7. MTA capital construction
In July 2003, MTA Capital Construction Company was formed to serve as the construction management company for MTA expansion projects. Capital Construction has interior group of employees and draws on the expertise of construction and other professionals at the MTA agencies as well as on the nation’s leading construction consulting firms.
8. MTA Bus Company
MTA Bus operates 46 local routes in the Bronx, Brooklyn, and Queens, and 35 express bus routes between Manhattan and the Bronx, Brooklyn, or Queens. It has a fleet of more than 1,200 buses, the 11th largest bus fleet in the United States and Canada.
You can read more information about the statistics, homepage, map, etc. of MTA Network.
MTA System Schedules
There are mainly 5 types of MTA System Schedules. They are as follows:
1. New York City Transit
You will find a list of current service changes, organized by subway and bus route. You can see all the information about New York City Transit.
2. Long Island Bus
Long Island Bus connects you to bus schedules, route information and connecting service on the LIRR, MTA Buses and subways. You can go to any of the 53 route numbers listed for the schedule in PDF format.
3. Long Island Rail Road
You can select the trip information on Long Island Rail Road as follows:
- From Station
- To station
- Departing date and Time
4. Metro-North Railroad
You can see here MTA Metro-North Railroad Schedules.
5. MTA Bus
You can go to MTA bus Schedules for the Bronx, Brooklyn, or Queens.
MTA System Maps
You can see the map of the area, directions, disabled access, etc. at MTA System Maps.
MTA Metro-North Railroad Schedules
If you would like to view the timetable for your line, and you have Adobe Acrobat installed on your computer, then click here. If you do not have Acrobat Reader, or if you have an outdated version, download the current version of Adobe Reader.
Metro-North offers station-to-station schedule information, but you should know the day, time and station you want to travel. You can select trip information as below:
- From Station
- To Station
- Departing Date
- Returning Date
You can also see the schedules and fares.
MTA Metro-North Railroad Schedules are in PDF format.