Las Vegas Monorail: New Year's Eve

December 31, 2017 - January 1, 2018

  • The only way to travel the Strip on NYE
  • Get a $5 Lyft Credit with every Unlimited-Ride Pass
  • Open all night!
  • Safe, convenient and fast!
  • Skip the hassles of traffic and parking

Purchase Monorail Tickets for New Year’s Eve!

The Las Vegas Monorail be running around the clock on New Year’s Eve! We’re here to help you have a Las Vegas New Year’s Eve to remember for years to come!

New Year’s Eve Hours of Operation

That Las Vegas Monorail will be open continuously through New Year’s Eve and into New Year’s Day to make traveling along the Las Vegas Strip easy, convenient and fast. We will be open on December 31, 2017, starting at 7 a.m. and will remain open until until 2 a.m. on January 2, 2018. That’s 43 straight hours of ringing in the New Year!

Last year, an estimated 300,000 people gathered along the Las Vegas Strip. Seasoned party-goers know that the Las Vegas Monorail is the solution for getting to and from the festivities safely.

Road Closures on New Year’s Eve

The Las Vegas Strip shuts down to traffic again this year to throw one of the biggest NYE parties in the world! Road closures will begin at 5:00 pm on New Year’s Eve and continue until 4:00 am on New Year’s Day. With road closures in place and more than 300,000 visitors along the Strip, the Las Vegas Monorail is the best way to travel along the Strip.

Safety and Security on New Year’s Eve

To keep everyone safe this holiday season, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department will be enforcing restrictions beginning at 6:00 p.m. on December 31st. Restrictions will continue until 6:00 a.m. on January 1st.

The following items will not be permitted on the Las Vegas Strip or on the Las Vegas Monorail:

  • Strollers, carts, luggage or coolers
  • Backpacks, purses or bags that are larger than 12″x6″x12″

Exceptions may be made for those needing medical or mobility devices.

Anti-DUI Coalition

Join the Las Vegas Monorail in helping to prevent DUI related fatalities in Las Vegas on New Year’s Eve. We’re proud to announce that we have joined a year-long coalition dedicated to preventing fatalities caused by impaired driving.

Read More about the Anti-DUI Coalition

Las Vegas Monorail Stations & Route Map

The Monorail has five stations along the Las Vegas Strip: MGM Grand; Bally’s/Paris Las Vegas; Flamingo/Caesars Palace; Harrah’s/The LINQ and Sahara Las Vegas. Two more stations are located at the Las Vegas Convention Center and Westgate Resort & Casino.

las vegas new year's eve monorail route map


Las Vegas Locals

We didn’t forget about our locals either. As usual, locals can purchase $1 one-way local tickets on New Year’s Eve from any Monorail ticket office, which will stay open until 11 p.m. that night. Locals must present a local ID to receive the discount.

Las Vegas Monorail & Lyft

We have an extra surprise to make traveling the Strip this NYE even easier!

Through the Monorail’s partnership with Lyft, and in conjunction with the newly launched Anti-DUI Coalition, anyone who purchases a full-price multi-ride pass for the Monorail receives $5 in Lyft credit and extend their journey beyond the Monorail route. This credit is perfect for getting you to the next party,  your hotel off The Strip, or to brunch the morning after.

Anyone can take advantage of this offer. You do not need to be a new user with Lyft to receive this $5 credit. Simply purchase an unlimited-ride pass though the link below and your e-ticket and Lyft credit code will be emailed to you.

Purchase an Unlimited Ride Pass and Get a $5 Lyft Credit

10% off all Unlimited Ride Monorail Passes

Not planning on needing a Lyft? We are also offering 10% off all unlimited ride monorail passes. Purchase tickets through the link below to take advantage of this offer. Please note that this offer cannot be combined with any other offers.

Get 10% off Unlimited Ride Passes


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