New York-area residents can call 511 to request Long Island Railroad schedule information as of 2015. Callers from outside the area can call 877-690-5116; international callers can call 212-878-7000. The computerized voice then guides them through options. Callers can also obtain information on fares and specials and purchase tickets.
Riders can find Long Island Railroad schedule and fare information on the MTA website, where they can also purchase tickets. Riders can get information on their mobile devices with the Long Island Railroad Train Time App. The app gives real-time information, and people can use it with or without cell service.