Extra Trains Added on All Three Lines
The 251st St. Patrick's Day Parade will march up Fifth Avenue from 44th Street to 79th Street on Saturday, March 17, 2012 at 11:00 am. And Metro-North is definitely the best way for many suburban residents to get to the Parade, with the starting point just two blocks from Grand Central.
Metro-North will be providing extra service to handle the expected surge in ridership on St. Patrick's Day, as this year's parade is on a Saturday. There will be 15 extra inbound trains - seven on the Hudson, and four each on the Harlem and New Haven lines.Read more