Tuesday, July 01, 2014
Metro-North said it will begin the Independence Day holiday weekend with 17 extra getaway trains leaving Grand Central Terminal between noon and 4 p.m. on Thursday.
On Friday, Metro-North trains will operate on a Sunday/holiday schedule with extra trains in both directions to get travelers to and from the Macy’s Fireworks. .
After 4 p.m. Thursday, some trains are being combined and canceled, it said. All extra and canceled trains are shown in the public timetable.
On Friday, when the financial markets closed, Grand Central North entrances also are closed. On Sunday, Metro-North will operate on a regular Sunday schedule with one extra inbound and one extra outbound evening New Haven Line train.
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