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Traffic Alert: NYC Half Marathon 2017 Print


Traffic Alert: NYC Half Marathon 2017

Due to the NYC Half Marathon, there will be numerous street closures on Sunday, March 19, 2017.
Please allow extra time to arrive on time to the 10AM service.

The following streets will be closed:

Marathon Formation:
Central Park South between 7th Avenue and 5th Avenue
Grand Army Plaza between 59th Street and 60th Street
Central Park East Drive between 60th Street and 72nd Street
Central Pak Center Drive between 59th Street and Central Park East Drive

Marathon Route:
Central Park East Drive between 72nd Street and 110th Street/Lennox Avenue
110th Street between Lenox Avenue and Frederick Douglass Circle
Frederick Douglass Circle (entire traffic circle)
Central Park West Drive between Central Park East Drive and 59th Street
Central Park South between 7th Avenue and Columbus Circle (alternate)
7th Avenue between 59th Street and 42nd Street
42nd Street between 7th Avenue and West Side Highway
West Side Highway (Northbound) between 42nd Street and 44th Street
West Side Highway (Southbound) between 44th Street and Battery Park Underpass
West Street between Morris Street and Battery Place (alternate)
Battery Place between West Street and State Street (alternate)
State Street between Battery Place and Pearl Street (alternate)
Battery Park Underpass between West Side Highway (Southbound) and FDR Drive/South Street Exit/Old Slip
Whitehall Street between Water Street and South Street (alternate)
South Street between Whitehall Street and Old Slip (alternate)
Maiden Lane between South Street and Water Street
Water Street between Maiden Lane and Wall Street

Expect delays and closures in and around these areas up until 2 P.M. or when the areas are cleared out. Use public transportation.

To see the NYC Half Marathon route: route map.