Our Thanksgiving Holiday Timetable effective Thursday, November 23 through Sunday, November 26 is stuffed with service to get you over the river, through the woods, and to whomever's house you are going to.
On Wednesday, November 22, early getaway trains, which begin departing Grand Central Terminal at around 1 PM. Because of reduced ridership, some evening trains may be cancelled or combined. See an October 8 timetable for details. http://web.mta.info/mnr/html/planning/schedules/schedules.htm
On Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 23, we will operate a modified weekend schedule with additional inbound trains for those of you heading to the Macy's Thanksgiving Holiday Parade.
And we will have plenty of additional outbound service to get you home to the dinner table.
If you're leaving New York after the parade, you must have your ticket before boarding your train at Grand Central or Harlem-125th Street Station. Use MTA eTtix, the mobile ticketing app that enables you to purchase one way, round trip, ten-trip, weekly and monthly passes on your smartphone or mobile device, to speed your trip. See http://www.mta.info/mta-eTix-promo
On the Day after Thanksgiving, Friday, November 24, a Saturday schedule will be in effect with additional AM inbound and PM outbound trains.
On Saturday and Sunday, November 25 and 26, we will provide regular weekend schedules with additional Shoppers' Specials trains.
See our special Holiday Timetable: http://web.mta.info/mnr/html/planning/schedules/schedules.htm
If you are traveling to/from Manhattan with family and friends to see the holiday sights, we recommend you use MTA eTtix, the mobile ticketing app that enables you to purchase one way, round trip, ten-trip, weekly and monthly passes on your smartphone or mobile device. See details at http://www.mta.info/mta-eTix-promo
See full details at http://web.mta.info/mnr/html/thanksgiving2017.htm