Friday, July 6, 2018

Roosevelt Island Transportation This Weekend - Good News, F Train Service To And From Manhattan But Not South Of Lex/63rd, Both Tram Cabin Working But 57th Street F Train Station Closing July 9 - Thru December

According to the MTA, there will be Roosevelt Island F Train service

to and from Manhattan this weekend.

But no F line service south of Lex/63rd:

... SIGNAL IMPROVEMENTS | 9:30 PM Fri, Jul 6 to 5 AM Mon, Jul 9 F Service is rerouted in Manhattan and Brooklyn

No F service at 57 St, 47-50 Sts, 42 St-Bryant Pk, 23 St, 14 St, W 4 St, B'way-Lafayette St, 2 Av, Delancey St/Essex St, East Broadway, and York St.

F service operates between Jamaica-179 St and Lexington Av-63 St and via the Q express to/from Atlantic Av-Barclays Ctr (skipping DeKalb Av, days and evenings) and via the D to Stillwell Av....
Both Roosevelt Island Tram Cabins are in operation and the MTA Vending machine at Roosevelt Island Tram station is working.

There is Roosevelt Island ferry service on the Astoria Route. Here's the new summer schedule for Roosevelt Island ferry service.

Also, starting Monday July  9, the 57th Street F Train Station will be closed until December 2018.
STATION ENHANCEMENTS | Beginning 5 AM Monday, Jul 9 until December 2018 57 St F Station will close
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