Metrolink offers Labor Day service on Antelope Valley Line

Here's the news release from Metrolink — please beware of the bus bridge between Newhall and Sylmar/San Fernando due to track maintenance:

Antelope Valley Line will have two round trips

LOS ANGELES – Metrolink will suspend service on Monday, Sept. 2, in observance of Labor Day, with the exception of two round-trip trains on the Antelope Valley Line.

Antelope Valley Line trains 262 and 268 will depart Lancaster at 8:55 a.m. and 2:25 p.m. respectively, while trains 263 and 269 will leave Los Angeles Union Station at 11:40 a.m. and 5:25 p.m.

Additional stops will include the Glendale, Downtown Burbank, Sun Valley, Sylmar/San Fernando, Newhall, Santa Clarita, Via Princess, Vincent Grade/Acton and Palmdale stations.

Due to necessary track maintenance, a bus bridge will be established between the Newhall and Sylmar/San Fernando Stations causing delays of more than an hour.

Regular weekday fares apply.

Tickets may be purchased at ticket vending machines, located at all Metrolink stations, and can also be used for a free connection to Metro Rail and most connecting bus lines.

Regular commuter service will resume on Tuesday, September 3.

For details on Metrolink's Labor Day holiday schedule and other initiatives, please visit


Metrolink is Southern California's regional commuter rail service in its 20th year of operation. The Southern California Regional Rail Authority (SCRRA), a joint powers authority made up of an 11-member board representing the transportation commissions of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura counties, governs the service. Metrolink operates over seven routes through a six-county, 512 route-mile network. Metrolink is the third largest commuter rail agency in the United States based on directional route miles and the seventh largest based on annual ridership.


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