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Going to Forest Hills for a concert than the LIRR is the way to travel. Hop on at crazy PENN Station and make sure you are in the first 6 cars as that is all that will fit on the platform at Forest Hills. They...More
This service is well run BUT popular. Getting on at Penn Station can be difficult, so if you have a choice try to travel off peak. Remember, they do Senior rates .$6 from Mineola to Penn Station.The answers below are difficult as they relate to...More
My family and I used the LIRR in August 2018 for the very first time leaving Jamaica station to go to Penn Station in Manhattan (we had arrived into JFK and taken the air train from JFK to Jamaica). I was initially worried as I...More
Great way to get into the city from Jamaica station. Just always remember to buy your ticket prior to boarding as the metro card does not cover this. Trains are air conditioned which is great and plenty of room for large cases as well
Trains are the basis for many towns and cities throughout the country. People set up shop wherever there was a depot/station. While trains make noise they also are instrumental in getting people from point a to point but. Theeefore, the LIRR should build up the...More
We took the LIRR to Manhattan on the Montauk branch. The diesel trains are a very smooth ride into the city. They are also much cleaner than the electric trains. Bathroom on filthy. Only major complaint.