“More commuters in Bergen County are discovering the benefits of using NJ TRANSIT to avoid congested roadways, tolls and other commuting hassles,” said NJ TRANSIT Executive Director George D. Warrington. “We continue to make using the Ramsey Route 17 Station more attractive to our customers by offering parking discounts and enhancing our rail service to fit busy schedules.”
Beginning April 1, customers can take a 50 percent discount on multi-month parking rates or receive 10 percent bonus value on their Stored Value Cards when they use the station’s 1,250-space parking deck. To receive the special rates, customers must purchase their multi-month parking access cards or Stored Value Cards by June 30, 2005.
Customers will get the most significant savings when they buy an annual parking card for $275. That works out to just $1.15 per day—$445 less than the cost of purchasing 12 individual monthly cards. Other discounted parking options available April 1 through June 30 are:
Customers may visit the Parking Office at Ramsey Route 17 Station to purchase discounted multi-month parking cards or for additional information. Complete details are also available online at www.njtransit.com .
New express trains save up to 17 minutes from Ramsey 17
In addition to lower parking fees, morning commuters from Ramsey Route 17 will have two new express trains to get them Secaucus and Hoboken even faster, beginning April 24:
NJ TRANSIT is the nation's largest statewide public transportation system providing more than 752,600 daily trips on 240 bus routes, three light rail lines and 11 commuter rail lines. It is the third largest transit system in the country with 162 rail stations, 52 light rail stations and more than 17,000 bus stops linking major points in New Jersey, New York and Philadelphia.