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Your Morris County Bus Service is Changing!

NJ TRANSIT is restructuring local bus service in Morris County to better serve you. Effective Monday, September 5, 2011, the bus routes will be changed to better match service levels and destinations with customer demand.

Use our interactive map to see "before" and "after" bus routing for local bus routes.


Route until
9/4/11
Route as of
9/5/11
  871
  872
  872      873      875
  873
  872      873
  874
  875
  875      880
  880
  872      880

Please review these bus service changes carefully:

Bus Route No. 871 (Morristown-Boonton-Willowbrook) [view timetable]

  • Trips to/from Boonton will be extended to Myrtle Avenue at Wootton Street to serve Wal-Mart and Boonton Station
  • New departure times throughout the day. Midday and Saturday service will be reduced

Bus Route No. 872 (Morristown- NJ Rte. 10-Livingston) [view timetable]

  • Weekdays only
  • Operates every 70 minutes during the AM peak and every 90 minutes throughout the remainder of the day
         Important changes:

  • New Route: In Morristown via Spring Street and Martin Luther King Avenue, in Hanover via Hanover Avenue, in Morris Plains via Speedwell Avenue (Morris Plains Station) and Littleton Road, in Parsippany via the Mack Cali Business Campus (Sylvan Way, Dryden Way, Campus Drive), in Hanover & East Hanover via Route 10, in Livingston via Eisenhower Parkway, South Orange Avenue to and from the Livingston Mall (stop behind Lord & Taylor)
  • Now serving the NJ Route 10 Corridor between Parsippany, Hanover, East Hanover and Livingston
         Service transferred to another route:

  • Between Morristown Station and Headquarters Plaza (see No. 873, 875 & 880 for replacement)
  • Between Parsippany (west of Littleton Road (US Rt. 202), Victory Gardens & Dover (see No. 875 for replacement)
  • To and from the Morris County Offices and Morris View Healthcare Center on Hanover Avenue and the new Greystone Park Hospital in Parsippany (see No. 873 for replacement)
  • Along Tabor Rd (South of NJ Rte. 10 serving J&J and Pfizer) in Morris Plains (see No. 875 for replacement)

Bus Route No. 873 (Greystone-Morristown-Livingston) [view timetable]

  • Weekdays and Saturdays
  • Minor departure time adjustments throughout the day
         Important changes:

  • Route Change: In Morristown now operating via Morris Street between the Morristown Station and Headquarters Plaza then via Speedwell Avenue, in Morris Plains via Hanover Avenue to the Morris View Healthcare Center & Morris County Offices, then on to the new Greystone Park Hospital, and now extending to the Central Avenue Non-Profit Mall to Medical Drive
         Service transferred to another route:

  • In Morristown & Morris Plains: service via Spring Street, Martin Luther King Avenue, Hanover Avenue (see No. 872 for replacement)

Bus Route No. 874 (Morristown-Willowbrook) [view timetable]

  • New departure times throughout the day. Midday and Saturday service will be reduced

Bus Route No. 875 (Rockaway-Dover-Roxbury) [view timetable]

  • Weekdays only
  • Now operating approximately every 90 minutes hours between the County College of Morris in Randolph and Morristown Station via Dover
         Important changes:

  • New Route: Now operating in Morristown via Morristown Station, Morris Street & Headquarters Plaza, in Morris Plains via Speedwell Avenue (Morris Plains Station) and Tabor Road (Rte. 53), in Parsippany via NJ Rte. 10, in Victory Gardens & Dover via South Salem Street, East Blackwell Street (Dover Station), then the same routing between Morris Street in Dover, the County College of Morris in Randolph, to and from the Ledgewood Mall in Roxbury
  • Better timed connections with selected NJ TRANSIT Morris & Essex trains at Dover Station during the AM peak and early afternoon for students traveling to/from the County College of Morris in Randolph. New direct service for County College of Morris students and employees traveling between the Randolph and Morristown-Headquarters Plaza campuses
         Service transferred to another route:

  • Between Rockaway Townsquare Mall, Marketplace at Rockaway, Main Street in Wharton, St. Clare's Hospital in Dover (see No. 880 for replacement)

Bus Route No. 880 (Morristown-Dover-Rockaway) [view timetable]

  • Weekdays and Saturdays
  • Now operating hourly during AM and PM peak periods and every 90 minutes during the mid-day and on Saturdays
         Important changes:

  • Route Change: Between Dover and Rockaway Townsquare Mall now operating in Dover via Blackwell Street/US 46, St. Clare's Hospital, in Wharton via Main Street and East Dewey Avenue, in Rockaway via the Marketplace at Rockaway (Wal-Mart), Mount Pleasant Avenue, Mount Hope Avenue to and from Rockaway Townsquare Mall
         Service transferred to another route or eliminated:

  • Mack Cali Business Campus in Parsippany (see No. 872 for replacement)
  • Service along Mount Hope Avenue between downtown Dover and Mount Pleasant Avenue in Rockaway has been eliminated

Helpful Resources

  • Trip Planner: To plan a bus trip between two locations, use our Trip Planner. Set the date to September 5 or later to reflect these service changes.
  • Service Near Location: To find bus service near your address, use our Service Near a Location tool. Set the date to September 5 or later to reflect these service changes.