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Jersey Shore

Jersey Shore

 

From New York & North Jersey

From Philadelphia & South Jersey

TRAIN TO JERSEY SHORE

Take the North Jersey Coast Line train from New York Penn Station, Newark Penn Station or with easy connections from Secaucus Junction and Rahway Station.

Please refer to schedules for specific train departures.

Save up to $6.50 with a Beach Package!

NJ TRANSIT is your ride to Summer Vibes in Asbury Park or Ocean Grove! Our special Beach Package includes round-trip transportation (two, one-way tickets) and (one) $3.50 discounted admission to beaches at Asbury Park or Ocean Grove.  Beach Package tickets are valid on all regularly scheduled NJ TRANSIT trains (excluding the Atlantic City Rail Line).  Beach Package round-trip transportation tickets (the one-way tickets) will be accepted on the train at all times and the (one) $3.50 discounted admission ticket will only be required at the admission gates at Asbury Park or Ocean Grove (at Asbury Park children 12 and under, and at Ocean Grove children 11 and under, have free beach admission when accompanied by an adult). 

Beach Packages go on sale Saturdays, Sundays and holidays Saturday, May 28 through Monday, Labor Day, September 5, 2022. 

Beach Packages cannot be purchased on-board trains or through NJ TRANSIT’s Mobile App and are only available at Ticket Vending Machines (TVM) or from ticket agents.  Customers purchasing the Beach Package from a TVM, should choose “Beach Package” when buying tickets.  All tickets are non-transferable and not valid on Amtrak trains. 

Please refer to schedules for specific train departures.

Check back soon for more deals at the Jersey Shore!

MONMOUTH COUNTY… EASY TO REACH BY TRAIN AND HARD TO FORGET

From pristine beaches and beautiful parks to delicious cuisine, charming downtowns and unlimited shopping experiences, historic Monmouth County has it all!

Come visit and see why Monmouth County truly is… “The Place You Want To Be!” tourism.visitmonmouth.com
 

Sponsored, in part, by a grant from NJ Department of
State, Division of Travel and Tourism, and supported by
the Monmouth County Board of County Commissioners.

BUSES TO JERSEY SHORE

Get to where the fun is on a bus to Seaside Heights/Seaside Park, Island Beach State Park, Atlantic City, Wildwood or Cape May.

SEASIDE HEIGHTS —  SEASIDE PARK

Bus Route 137 and Bus Route 67 serves Toms River all year. Starting June 26, 2021, the 137 and 67 will operate direct to Seaside Heights/Seaside Park.

From Bus Route
NEW YORK (Port Authority Bus Terminal)  137
NEWARK PENN STATION  67
JERSEY CITY (Journal Square Transportation Center) 67

NOTE: Bus Routes 67 and 137 operate seasonal summer service to Seaside Heights and Seaside Park beginning June 25, 2022. New timetables will be available approximately two weeks prior to the beginning of service. 

ISLAND BEACH STATE PARK

Take Bus Route 137 from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York and let the driver know to continue from Seaside Park to Island Beach State Park. Service dates to be announced.

 

ATLANTIC CITY, OCEAN CITY, WILDWOOD AND CAPE MAY (DAILY)

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NJ TRANSIT offers a variety of bus service and connections to Atlantic City for nightlife, dining, shopping and FREE beach access. Bus Route 319 provides express service from Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York City to Atlantic City, with limited service from Jersey City, Newark, and Toms River. A special round-trip excursion ticket is available for $42, valid for 10 days from date of sale. Drivers are not able to issue round-trip tickets on the bus. Tickets are good for up to ten (10) days from and including the date of the sale. 

ATLANTIC CITY — OCEAN CITY — WILDWOOD — CAPE MAY

From Bus Route
NEW YORK (Port Authority Bus Terminal)
NEWARK PENN STATION - Limited service
JERSEY CITY (Journal Square Transportation Center) — Limited service
 319

NOTE: With the current 319 schedule we will not be adding more express service. Additional service will be added between Atlantic City, Ocean City, and Wildwood with the additional stop in Cape May for the summer.  Starting June 25, 2022.

Consult the trip planner for service schedules to and from your destination by town name.

WILDWOOD AND CAPE MAY

Get to the shore from Philadelphia and South Jersey. Express bus service operates during the summer season, between Philadelphia, Wildwood and Cape May. Save more than 25% when you buy tickets at the round-trip excursion fare. A round-trip ticket at the excursion fare is $30 between Philadelphia and Wildwood and $33 between Philadelphia and Cape May. Round-trip excursion tickets must be purchased at Philadelphia 30th Street Station (TVMs), Wildwood Terminal or using the NJ TRANSIT Mobile App® and are good for up to 10 days from and including the date of sale. Bus operators are not able to issue these round-trip excursion tickets on the bus. Regularly priced one-way and round-trip tickets are also available and do not have expiration date.

Look for this icon on bus route displays for 316 Philadelphia — Wildwood — Cape May buses serving the shore during the summer season.

WILDWOOD AND CAPE MAY

From Bus Route
PHILADELPHIA (30th Street Station, Market Street and JFK Boulevard)
CAMDEN (Walter Rand Transportation Center)
SICKERVILLE (Avandale Park & Ride)
316

NOTE: Bus Route 316 operates daily seasonal summer service to Wildwood and Cape May beginning June 25, 2022. Service to Wildwood and Cape May is available daily year-round on Bus Routes 313/315. 

Consult the trip planner for service schedules to and from your destination by town name.

Connections

Bus Route 316 includes stops allowing connections with Amtrak's Keystone Line and SEPTA services for fun, getaway trips to the shore. In addition, this bus offers service at the Gloucester Premium Outlet in Blackwood.

ATLANTIC CITY (Daily)

NJ TRANSIT offers a discount round-trip excursion fare for travel between Philadelphia and Atlantic City at $20.00. Round-trip tickets must be purchased at Atlantic City Bus Terminal or using the NJ TRANSIT Mobile App®. Drivers are not able to issue round-trip tickets on the bus. Tickets are good for up to ten (10) days from and including the date of sale.

ATLANTIC CITY

From Bus Route
PHILADELPHIA (Race Street, Market Street, Broad Street, Vine Street)
CAMDEN (Walter Rand Transportation Center)
AVANDALE PARK and RIDE (Sicklerville)
551

NOTE: Additional express service available beginning June 25, 2022. Schedules are subject to change.

Consult the trip planner for service schedules to and from your destination by town name.

Connections

Bus Route 551 stops at the Atlantic City Bus Terminal, allowing easy connections with NJ TRANSIT bus services to many shore destinations in southern New Jersey, including Ventor, Margate, Longport, Brigantine, Ocean City and Sea Isle City.

Connect to Bus Route 552 at the Atlantic City Bus Terminal for service to Wildwood and Cape May. Select the travel original and destination town within the bus point-to-point trip planner for service information.

For the latest information on Atlantic City events, visit the Atlantic City Convention and Visitors Authority website.