Metro-North adds more NYC trains for Women’s March
In anticipation of increased ridership to New York City for the Women’s March on Saturday, Metro-North is adding more trains.
In New York, participants will assemble at 11 a.m. at 71st Street and Columbus Avenue.
A rally is scheduled to begin at 11:30 a.m., and the march at 1 p.m..
The route includes marching down Central Park West, around Columbus Circle and then proceeding down Sixth Avenue toward Bryant Park.
On Saturday, Metro-North will run two extra trains on the New Haven Line:
7:40 a.m. from New Haven, stopping at West Haven, Bridgeport, Fairfield Metro, Fairfield, Westport, South Norwalk, Stamford, Harlem-125 Street, and arriving at Grand Central Terminal at 9:22 a.m.
8:40 a.m. from New Haven, making stops at West Haven, Bridgeport, Fairfield Metro, Fairfield, Westport, South Norwalk, Stamford, Harlem-125 Street, and arriving at Grand Central Terminal at 10:22 a.m.
Metro-North will operate additional service in the afternoon on an as-needed basis.
Metro-North typically operates a robust Saturday schedule.
On the New Haven Line, trains operate every half-hour between New Haven and Grand Central Terminal and between Stamford and Grand Central Terminal; on the Harlem Line, trains operate every half-hour between Southeast and Grand Central Terminal and between North White Plains and Grand Central Terminal.