M (New York City Subway service)

New York City Subway service

The M Queens Boulevard Local/Sixth Avenue Local is a rapid transit service in the B division of the New York City Subway. It’s route or bullet has been colored Orange , Since it uses the IND Sixth Avenue Line in Manhattan . The M operates on weekdays . But on weekends , it terminates at Essex St in Manhattan or Myrtle Av in Brooklyn. The M runs between Middle Village - Metropolitan Ave and Forest Hills - 71 Ave , it’s equipment is the Alstom R160A-1.

An R160A-1 M train on the Myrtle Viaduct
An R160A-1 M train curving to The Myrtle Viaduct

M Used To Run Via Nassau St To Bay Pkwy But In 2010, MTA Eliminated The M <M>. A limited number of rush-hour M trains ran between 71st Avenue in Queens and Second Avenue in Manhattan, replicating the V train's routing prior to its discontinuation in 2010 between July 2017 and April 2018 during a reconstruction project on the BMT Myrtle Avenue Line (replicating the former V service).