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Filming and Photography Locations


Stations and Terminals

From Historic Hoboken Terminal, to Secaucus Junction, Madison, Red Bank and hundreds of other stations across the state, NJ TRANSIT offers film and television companies a variety of both historic and contemporary settings. Below is just a sampling.

Trains and Buses

Our wide variety of trains, buses and light rail vehicles can be used to enhance your productions.


We are ready to mobilize for your next film or photography shoot! To discuss your particular film or photography request, please contact [email protected].

Any person wishing to take photographs or video or create artwork for any type of commercial purpose or use must first obtain a permit from NJ TRANSIT's Real Estate & Economic Development Division. NJ TRANSIT's decision to approve or reject commercial use requests will be based on the impact to its core business mission of providing safe, reliable, convenient and cost-effective transit service with a skilled team of employees, devoted to our customers' needs and committed to excellence.

All requests for use and access on NJ TRANSIT property must adhere to the following policies and requirements:

  • For NJ TRANSIT’s Film and Photo Shoot Requirements, click here
  • For NJ TRANSIT’s Non-Commercial Access Permit Requirements, click here.  
  • For NJ TRANSIT’s Student Film Policy, click here
  • For NJ TRANSIT’s Wedding/Engagement Video/Photo Shoot Policy, click here.

NOTE: All filming, photography, or event permits require insurance coverage. A sample Certificate of Insurance (COI) can be found here.


Filming at Hoboken Terminal for HBO's "The Plot Against America". View more film credits

NJ TRANSIT Film Credits

Feature Film:

The Station Agent 
Mona Lisa Smile 
Catch Me If You Can 
Guess Who 
Be Kind Rewind 
The Nanny Diaries 
Tara Rum Pum 
Julie and Julia 
The Dark Knight Rises  
English Vinglish  
The History of Love  
….and more! 


HBO’s The Sopranos 
Travel Channel’s Park Secrets
Showtime’s Billions
NBC Universal’s Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector 
USA Network’s Masters of Doom  
HBO’s The Plot Against America
….and more!


Ernst & Young 
Wells Fargo  
State of New Jersey Lottery 
….and more!

Commercial Photo Shoots:

David’s Bridal 
Land’s End
Provident Bank 
The New York Times 
…and more!