NYC Marathon 2016 Bridge & Street Closures

NYC Marathon 2016 Bridge & Street Closures

The 2016 NYC Marathon takes place this Sunday, November 8, which means traveling in and around the 5 boroughs is going to be a nightmare for most of the day.

For those who have to travel, here are the bridge and street closures, along with the closing times.

Bridges

Verrazano Bridge

The upper level  will be closed starting at 11 P.M. EST on Saturday and re-opens around 3 P.M. EST on Sunday. The lower level will be closed Sunday, from 7 A.M.-3 P.M. EST  in both directions.

Pulaski Bridge
The bridge will be closed from 8 A.M.-3:05 P.M. on Sunday.

Queensboro Bridge
The lower level on the Queens and Manhattan sides will be closed from 7 A.M.- 3:45 P.M. on Sunday.

Willis Avenue Bridge
The bridge will be closed from 8:45 A.M.- 5 P.M. on Sunday.

Madison Avenue Bridge
The bridge will be closed from 8:30 A.M.- 5 P.M. on Sunday.

Street Closures

Below are the street closures, by borough. Times are approximations based on when racers will be in the area.

BROOKLYN (approximately 7 A.M.- 3 P.M. EST)

Dahlgren Place between Verrazano Bridge and 92nd Street (Northbound)
92nd Street between Dahlgren Place and 4th Avenue
4th Avenue between 92nd Street and Flatbush Avenue
Flatbush Avenue between 4th Avenue and Lafayette Avenue
Lafayette Avenue between Flatbush Avenue and Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn Queens Expressway (Southbound) between Verrazano Bridge and 79th Street
7th Avenue between 79th Street and 75th Street/Bay Ridge Parkway
7th Avenue between 74th and 75th Street/Bay Ridge Parkway
74th Street between 6th Avenue and 7th Avenue
6th Avenue between 74th and 75th Street/Bay Ridge Parkway
Bay Ridge Parkway between 7th Avenue and 4th Avenue
Fort Hamilton Parkway between 92nd Street and 94th Street
94th Street between Fort Hamilton Parkway and 4th Avenue
Bedford Avenue between Lafayette Avenue and Nassau Avenue
Nassau Avenue between Bedford Avenue/Lorimer Street and Manhattan Avenue
Manhattan Avenue between Nassau Avenue and Greenpoint Avenue
Greenpoint Avenue between Manhattan Avenue and McGuiness Boulevard
McGuiness Boulevard between Greenpoint Avenue and 48th Avenue (Southbound)

QUEENS (approximately 8 A.M.- 3:30 P.M. EST)

48th Avenue between 11th Street and Vernon Boulevard
Vernon Boulevard between 48th Avenue and 10th Street
10th Street between Vernon Boulevard and 44th Drive
44th Drive between 10th Street and Hunter Street
Hunter Street between 44th Drive and Crescent Street
Crescent Street between Hunter Street and Queens Plaza South
Queens Plaza South between Crescent Street and 23rd Street
Queens Plaza North between Crescent Street and 23rd Street
23rd Street between Queens Plaza South and Queens Plaza North

MANHATTAN (approximately 8:45 A.M.- 4:30 P.M. EST)

East 59th Street between 59th Street Bridge and 1st Avenue
1st Avenue between East 59th Street and Willis Avenue Bridge
60th Street between 1st Avenue and 2nd Avenue•
Madison Avenue Bridge

BRONX (approximately 8:45 A.M.0 5 P.M. EST)

East 135th Street between Willis Avenue and Alexander Avenue
Alexander Avenue between East 135th Street and East 138th Street
East 138th Street between Alexander Avenue and Morris Avenue
Morris Avenue between East 138th Street and East 140th Street
East 140th Street between Morris Avenue and Rider Avenue
Rider Avenue between East 140th Street and East 138th Street
East 138th Street between Rider Avenue and Madison Avenue Bridge

MANHATTAN (9 A.M.- 6:15 P.M. EST)

5th Avenue between 138th Street and 124th Street
124th Street between Madison Avenue and Mount Morris Park West
Mount Morris Park West between 124th Street between 120th Street
120th Street between Mount Morris Park West and 5th Avenue
5th Avenue between 120th Street and 90th Street
90th Street between 5th Avenue and East Drive (Central Park Southbound)• East Drive between 90th Street and Grand Army Plaza
Grand Army Plaza between East Drive and Central Park South
59th Street between 5th Avenue and Columbus Circle/8th Avenue/Central Park West
Central Park Driveway/8th Avenue Approach to West Drive
West Drive between 8th Avenue Approach and 96th Street Approach to West Drive
96th Street Approach to West Drive
67th Street Approach to West Drive

In addition, the following streets will  closed all day Sunday (7 A.M.- 6 P.M. EST) for the Marathon Family Reunion area.

Central Park West between 59th Street and 96th Street
Columbus Avenue between 85th Street and Broadway
60th Street to 64th Street between Central Park West and Broadway
65th Street to 77th Street between Central Park West and Columbus Avenue
81st Street to 85th Street between Central Park West and Columbus Avenue
Broadway between Columbus Avenue and Columbus Circle

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