Project Overview

Ronkonkoma Station, located on the Ronkonkoma Branch, serves approximately 15,021 passengers each weekday. The station has received enhancements, including the addition of free public Wi-Fi, LCD display screens, wayfinding signage, new benches and an electronic information display column. With the completion of the Double Track Project from Ronkonkoma to Farmingdale, Ronkonkoma Station is integral to accommodating increases in ridership, and these enhancements have been added to the station to improve customer experiences and contribute to economic growth throughout Long Island and the region.

Autumn Weekends logo 2019

LIRR’s Autumn Weekends Are Back: Travel with a Monthly Ticket Holder and Pay $1

By | Hicksville Station, Mineola Station, Project Update, Ronkonkoma Station, Valley Stream Station

The weekend getaway season continues for Long Island Rail Road customers with the return of Autumn Weekends. Since launching in 2018, the LIRR’s Summer Saturdays and Autumn Weekends pilot programs have been well-received and used by tens of thousands of customers: now, the LIRR is expanding the program once again…

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Double Track

Two’s a Charm: Double Track Eases Morning Commutes on Long Island

By | Brentwood Station, Deer Park Station, Double Track, East Side Access, Farmingdale Station, LIRR Expansion Project, Project Update, Ronkonkoma Station, Wyandanch Station

At about 9:15 a.m. on Monday, February 4, a broken rail was discovered on LIRR’s Ronkonkoma Branch near Deer Park on Long Island. LIRR workers responded, fixing the rail by 11:45 a.m., enabling LIRR to operate around the site of the broken rail with minimum service impacts. All thanks to…

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Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul Opens Second Track of LIRR Ronkonkoma Branch and Rededicates Wyandanch Station

By | Brentwood Station, Deer Park Station, Double Track, Farmingdale Station, Ronkonkoma Station, Wyandanch Station

On September 21st, Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul joined LIRR President Phillip Eng and MTA Chief Development Officer Janno Lieber to officially open the second track of the LIRR Ronkonkoma Branch and rededicate the branch’s rebuilt and fully-accessible Wyandanch Station. The second track of the Ronkonkoma Branch and the renovation of…

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