passengers attending the NHL Winter Classic at 12 p.m. (Central) Tuesday,
Jan. 1, the South Shore commuter line will run an extra eastbound morning
train and an extra westbound afternoon train.
The NHL will
provide free shuttle bus service for passengers between South Bend Westmoor
Street and Notre Dame Stadium. Busing will be available to passengers on the
extra trains and eastbound Train 503 and westbound Train 508.
Train seating will
be on a first-come, first-served basis. Passengers are reminded to please
arrive early at your boarding stations.
The extra eastbound
train will depart Millennium Station at 7:30 a.m. and will arrive at South
Bend Westmoor Street (unlisted stop) at 9:42 a.m. (Central). Passengers will
disembark the extra at the Westmoor Street location and board buses for
transport to Notre Dame campus. The buses will drop passengers off at the
east side of campus on Twyckenham Drive.
Note: South Bend
Transpo busing will not be operating on Jan. 1 due to the holiday; busing
will be provided by Cardinal Buses. South Shore busing will not be available
to and from the South Bend International Airport.
The extra westbound
service: the buses will depart campus approximately 45 minutes following the
game, stage for loading near the campus drop-off location, and return
passengers to the Westmoor Street location for departure on the westbound
extra train around 5:15 p.m. (Central). The westbound schedule is tentative
and subject to change based on actual game end time.
The South Shore
encourages return-trip passengers to promptly depart the stadium at the
conclusion of the game, and proceed to the buses for their return trips.