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SPECIAL SCHEDULES SET FOR PRESIDENTS' DAY

February 14, 2005
NJT 05-023

NEWARK - NJ TRANSIT trains will operate on an enhanced weekend/major holiday schedule on Presidents' Day, Monday, February 21. However, the Montclair-Boonton and Pascack Valley lines - which normally do not operate on weekends or holidays - will have limited service.

On the Montclair-Boonton Line, Hoboken-bound trains will originate from Lake Hopatcong at 5:38 a.m., 6:38 a.m. and 7:38 a.m. MidTOWN DIRECT trains will depart Montclair State University Station at 6:35 a.m., 7:35 a.m., 8:35 a.m. In the afternoon, Montclair State University-bound MidTOWN DIRECT trains will depart New York Penn Station at 3:51 p.m., 4:51 p.m. and 5:51 p.m. Lake Hopatcong-bound trains will depart Hoboken at 4 p.m., 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. For the complete schedule, click here.

On the Pascack Valley Line, southbound trains will depart Spring Valley, N.Y., at 6:20 a.m., 7:20 a.m. and 8:25 a.m. and arrive in Hoboken 7:30 a.m., 8:30 a.m. and 9:35 a.m., respectively. In the afternoon, northbound trains will depart Hoboken at 2:17 p.m., 4:17 p.m., 5:17 p.m. and 6:17 p.m. and arrive in Spring Valley at 3:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., respectively. For a complete schedule, click here.

Additional trips will operate on the Northeast Corridor, North Jersey Coast and Raritan Valley lines. For complete timetables, go to NJTRANSIT.com.

Friday, February 18

NJ TRANSIT will provide early getaway trains will operate in addition to regular weekday schedules:

Northeast Corridor

  • Train 8847 will depart New York at 1:54 p.m., stop at Newark Penn Station at 2:09 p.m., stop at Newark Liberty International Airport at 2:14 p.m., operate express to Metropark, and then make all stops to Trenton, where it will arrive at 3:11 p.m.
  • Train 8849 will depart New York at 2:30 p.m., stop at Newark Penn Station at 2:46 p.m., stop at Newark Liberty International Airport 2:51 p.m., operate express to Metropark, and then make all stops to Trenton, where it will arrive at 3:51 p.m.
  • Train 8853 will depart New York at 3:27 p.m., stop at Newark Penn Station at 3:44 p.m., stop at Newark Liberty International Airport at 3:50 p.m., operate express to Metropark, and then make all stops to Trenton, where it will arrive at 4:50 p.m.

North Jersey Coast Line

  • Train 8301 will depart Newark Penn Station at 3:47, operate express to Woodbridge, and then make all stops to Bay Head, where it will arrive at 5:40 p.m. Connecting service for this train will depart New York at 3:23 p.m., stop at Secaucus at 3:33 p.m., and stop at Newark Penn Station at 3:42 p.m.

Bus

NJ TRANSIT buses will operate on a Saturday or holiday schedule on Monday, February 21. Customers should check the Holiday Service Box on their timetables or visit NJTRANSIT.com for specific information about their route.

Light Rail

  • The Hudson-Bergen Light Rail will operate a weekend schedule on Monday, February 21.
  • The Newark City Subway will operate a Saturday on Monday, February 21.
  • The River LINE will operate a Sunday schedule on Monday, February 21.

Family SuperSaver Fares

Family SuperSaver Fares will be in effect from 7 p.m. on Friday, February 18 until 6 a.m. on Tuesday, February 22. Under the Family SuperSaver program, up to two children, ages 5 through 11, can travel free when accompanied by a customer paying any fare except a child or student fare.