Friday, July 19, 2013

Here We Go Again - Third Straight Weekend With No Roosevelt Island F Train Service To Manhattan

According to the MTA:
F Coney Island-bound trains run via the E from Roosevelt Av to 5 Av/53 St Weekend, 11:15 PM Fri to 5 AM Mon, Jul 19 - 22

Trains resume regular service at 47-50 Sts.

No Coney Island-bound F service at 21 St-Queensbridge, Roosevelt Island,
Lexington Av/63 St and 57 St.
Plan accordingly - expect crowded Roosevelt Island Tram cabins to Manhattan.

More information on subway service disruptions this weekend from the MTA's Weekender.

The Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC) adds:
The MTA has advised that there will be no Manhattan bound F trains this weekend, July 19th- 22nd from 11:15 PM Friday to 5 AM Monday

For service to Manhattan, take the Queens - bound F train to Roosevelt Ave and transfer to a Manhattan bound F train.

The Tram will operate on a rush hour schedule (every 7.5 minutes) Saturday and Sunday from 7 AM until 10 PM during the F train service disruption.

For up to the minute F train service updates, visit or call 511. To sign up for real time alerts on planned service changes, visit


Roosevelt Island Operating Corp Advisories Group