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NJ TRANSIT ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL BUS SERVICE FOR PUERTO RICAN DAY PARADE
Extra trips offered on select routes to New York
June 7, 2007
Contact: Courtney Carroll 973 491-7078
NEWARK, NJ — In addition to regular weekend service, NJ TRANSIT will operate extra bus service to the Port Authority Bus Terminal on Sunday, June 10, to accommodate customers attending the annual Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York City.
Extra trips to New York will be offered on the following routes:
In addition, extra seating capacity will be offered on the following routes all day:
To speed their return trip, bus customers are strongly encouraged to purchase round-trip tickets on-board inbound buses (en route to New York), or purchase their outbound tickets at Port Authority Bus Terminal ticket windows 1-10 or at any Ticket Vending Machine (TVM) inside the PABT upon arriving before leaving the terminal for the parade.
NJ TRANSIT is the nation's largest statewide public transportation system providing nearly 857,000 weekday 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, 60 light rail stations and more than 18,000 bus stops linking major points in New Jersey, New York and Philadelphia.