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Newark Light Rail: Substitute Busing & Boarding Changes due to Track Maintenance Work - Weekends | November 10-11 to December 22-23, 2018
October 25, 2018

Substitute Bus service will operate weekends between Newark Penn & Grove Street stations excluding Thanksgiving weekend (November 24-25)

On weekends beginning November 10-11 and continuing through December 22-23, excluding Thanksgiving weekend (November 24-25), from 2 a.m. Saturdays to 3 a.m. Mondays, NJ TRANSIT will perform necessary track maintenance work on the Newark Light Rail system.

During this time:

  • Substitute bus service will operate every 20 minutes all weekend between Newark Penn (rear of Bus Lane #1 near McDonald’s) and Grove Street stations.
View substitute bus (No. 347) schedule HERE.
  • Rail service will be temporarily discontinued on the Broad Street Extension (BSE) including Broad Street, Washington Park, Newark Penn, NJPAC/Center Street, Atlantic Street and Riverfront Stadium stations. 
    • Customers are advised to use existing bus service to connect between Newark Penn Station and your destination. 
    • A separate advisory is posted detailing the existing bus service options for stations on the BSE.


Grove Street Grove Street between Bloomfield Avenue & Watsessing Avenue
Silver Lake Heckel Street & Franklin Street
Branch Brook Park North 5th Street & Branch Brook Park
Davenport Avenue Davenport Avenue at North 6th Street (inbound toward Newark)

Davenport Avenue at North 5th Street (outbound toward Grove Street)
Bloomfield Avenue Bloomfield Avebetween North 3rd Street & Branch Brook Park
Park Avenue Park Avenue & Branch Brook Park
Orange Street Orange Street between North 1st & Duryea Street
Norfolk Street Norfolk Street & Bond Street
Warren Street
Warren Street & Lock Street
Washington Street Washington Street & Raymond Blvd.
Military Park
Broad Street & Raymond Blvd.
Newark Penn Penn Station and Raymond Blvd. BUS LANE 1

We apologize for any inconvenience.

For information and language assistance, please call NJ TRANSIT Customer Service at (973) 275-5555 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily.