Transit Strike Contingency Plan: Transportation Options

The following modes of mass transportation are scheduled to be
operational should a strike ensue: (Specific information regarding
schedules, enhanced services, and routes can also be obtained by
visiting these web sites)

For updated information on traffic restrictions and related developments, see the official New York City Web site.

To see the contingency plan for final exams, click here.

Surface Bus Service:

Private Bus (Express):

Triboro Coach Corporation
(718) 335-1000

Green Bus Lines, Inc.
(718) 995-4700

Jamaica Buses, Inc.
(718) 526-0800

New York Bus Service
(718) 994-5500

Liberty Lines Express, Inc.
(718) 652-8400

Command Bus Company, Inc.
(718) 227-8100

Staten Island Bus
(718) 330-1234

Queens Surface Corporation
(718) 445-3100

Public Bus Service:

NJ Transit Buses
(800) 772-2222

MTA Long Island Buses
(516) 228-4000

Bee Line (Westchester)
(914) 813-7777


Long Island Railroad
(718) 217-5477

Metro North Railroad
(800) 724-3322

Staten Island Railway
(718) 966-7478

Air Train (Port Authority)

New Jersey Transit
(800) 772-2222

Light Rail
(800) 772-2222

(800) 872-7245


(800) 234-7284

Public Ferry Service:

Staten Island Ferry
(718) 876-8441

Private Ferry Service:

New York Waterway Ferry Service
(800) 53FERRY

The New York Waterway Ferry only provides service between New Jersey and Manhattan.

New York Water Taxi
(212) 742-1969

During the strike, the New York Water Taxi
Service will provide ferry service from the Brooklyn Army Terminal
(BAT) to Pier 11 in Manhattan. Ferry service will run every 20 minutes
beginning at 6:00am.

In addition to the
above-mentioned options, the City of New York is considering
establishing “Park and Ride” lots at the following locations:

Yankee Stadium for connection to Metro-North Railroad

Shea Stadium for connection to LIRR



Please go to "Current Students" to see expanded campus hours
during final exams.