When it came to reviving theW train, the MTA surprisingly stuck totheir timeline, with restored service from Astoria to lower Manhattan beginning at this morning. The train will now run from 6:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. no weekdays, but this means changes on the N, R, and Q lines, which account forthe Q train getting rerouted once theSecond Avenue Subwayopensnext month. To make things a little simpler, the agency has created a handy map detailing the new service and changes, along with an infographic of station-specific information.
W train returns: See the new subway map
The W train was taken out of service in 2010.