Subway riders will have an easier time this weekend navigating service changes, with only nine lines disrupted. Between 11 and 14 lines were effected during weekends this month.
Service changes last from 11:45 p.m. Friday, Feb. 27 to 5 a.m. Monday, March 2, unless otherwise stated.
Service operates to and from New Lots Avenue all weekend, replacing the 4 train in Brooklyn; trains run express in Manhattan.
Service suspended between Brooklyn Bridge-City Hall and New Lots Avenue in Brooklyn. Riders can take the 2, 3, N, Q, or R trains for nearby stations. For service between Manhattan and Brooklyn, take the N, Q or R trains at Union Square or Canal Street. Riders can get to and from Wall Street and Bowling Green with nearby R train stations at Rector and Whitehall streets. For service to and from Fulton Street and between Borough Hall and Franklin Avenue, take the 2 or 3 trains. No. 3 trains will make stops between Franklin Avenue and New Lots Avenue.
Trains are suspended between Eastchester-Dyre Avenue and E. 180 Street. Trains will be running every 20 minutes between E. 180 Street and Grand Central-42 Street during the day and evening, only. Free shuttle buses operate all weekend between Eastchester-Dyre Avenue and E. 180 Street.
There will also be no 5 trains between Grand Central-42nd Street and Bowling Green from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday and from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday. No. 4 and 6 or R trains provide alternative service.
From 6:45 a.m. Saturday, February 28 to 7 p.m. Sunday, March 1,
Brooklyn Bridge-City Hall bound 6 trains run express from Parkchester to Hunts Point Avenue in the Bronx from 6:45 a.m. Saturday to 7 p.m. Sunday.
Starting Saturday at 12:30 a.m. through 4:30 a.m. Monday, there will be no trains running between Times Square-42nd Street to 74th Street-Broadway in Queens. E, F, N and R trains will run between Manhattan and Queens. The Times Square shuttle will also be running overnight.
The MTA is providing shuttle buses on two routes, one between Vernon Boulevard-Jackson Avenue and Queensboro Plaza and another from the plaza to 74th Street-Broadway.
Brooklyn, Queens-bound trains run express in Manhattan from 168th Street to 125th Street from 10:45 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. Sunday then back to express in the evening from 10:45 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday.
From 10:45 p.m. Friday, February 27 to 6:30 a.m. Sunday, March 1, and from 10:45 p.m. Sunday, March 1 to 5 a.m. Monday, March 2, Queens-bound A trains run express from 168 St to 125 St.
Trains run express from 168th Street to 125th Street from 6:30 a.m. to midnight Saturday and Sunday.
Coney Island-Stillwell Avenue-bound trains are rerouted over the N line from 36 Street to Coney Island-Stillwell Avenue from 3:45 a.m. Saturday to 10 p.m. Sunday.
For Service to stations from 9th Avenue to and Bay 50th Street, take the Coney Island-bound D train to 62nd Street-New Utrecht Avenue or Coney Island-Stillwell Avenue and transfer to a Manhattan-bound D train.
For service from those stations, take a Manhattan-bound D train to 62nd Street-New Utrecht Avenue or 36th Street and transfer to a Coney Island-Stillwell Avenue bound D train.
In Manhattan, trains run local between W. 4 Street-Washington Square and 34 Street-Herald Square from 12:01 a.m. Saturday to 5 a.m. Monday.
Trains run more frequently between Manhattan and Queens, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. But riders need to check train destinations and announcements, as some E trains coming in from Manhattan will be rerouted to the Jaimaica-179th Street F station.