NEW CITY, N.Y. -- Holiday schedules for all mass transit during the holidays have been released for Rockland residents to make plans in advance of their travels.
Thursdays, Dec. 24 and Dec. 31:
- TOR and TZx buses will operate regular weekday schedules. Some TZx departures from Tarrytown will depart later than normal to coordinate with rescheduled Hudson Line trains.
- TRIPS paratransit buses will operate regular weekday service.
- Clarkstown Mini Trans and Spring Valley Jitney will operate regular weekday service.
- Coach USA's Rockland Coaches express routes from Manhattan to Rockland will operate early getaway service on both days. Route 45 will begin at 1:30 p.m.; Route 47 will begin at 2:30 p.m.; and Route 49 will begin at 2:15 p.m. On New Year's Eve, routes 11A and 20 will offer later departures.
- Coach USA Express (Shortline) bus service from the Exit 14 Park & Ride lot will operate a modified schedule from Exit 14 in the morning and in the afternoon on both days. Early getaway afternoon buses from Manhattan will be added at 2 and 2:30 p.m.
- Coach USA Shortline between Suffern and Manhattan will operate regular service.
- Monsey Trails commuter buses will operate regular service.
- Metro-North Hudson Line will operate early getaway service beginning at noon, with trains added.
- New Jersey Transit Pascack Valley Line will operate an early getaway train departing Penn Station at 2:51 p.m. and Hoboken at 2:58 p.m. The train that normally departs Penn Station at 7:13 p.m. and Hoboken at 7:20 p.m. will be canceled. The NJT Main Bergen Line early getaway train departs Penn Station at 2:39 p.m. and Hoboken at 2:45 p.m. The train that normally departs Penn Station at 6:03 p.m. and Hoboken at 6:11 p.m. will be canceled. On New Year's Eve, NJT train service will be adjusted.
- The Haverstraw-Ossining Ferry service will operate an early ferry to meet the 2:51 p.m. train departure from Grand Central Terminal to Ossining.
Fridays, Dec. 25 and Jan. 1:
- TOR buses will operate Sunday service on TOR routes 59, 91, 92, 93 and Loops 1, 2 and 3; no service on TOR routes 94, 95 or 97.
- TZx, Coach USA Express, Clarkstown Mini-Trans and Spring Valley Jitney buses will not operate.
- TRIPS paratransit buses will operate ADA service only.
- Coach USA Rockland Coaches and Shoreline will operate Sunday service and holiday service.
- Monsey Trails commuter buses will operate holiday service.
- Metro-North trains will operate hourly service on Hudson Line trains.
- NJ Transit trains will operate weekend service.
- The Haverstraw-Ossining ferry service will not operate.
- TOR, TZx and all transit systems in Rockland will operate regular Saturday schedules.
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