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UPDATE: Hudson-Bergen Light Rail: West Side Avenue Station to Resume Light Rail Service: Further Adjustments Beginning Saturday, May 30, 2020

Beginning Saturday, May 30, both tracks 1 and 2 will reopen at Hudson-Bergen Light Rail’s (HBLR) West Side Avenue (WSA) Station with minor schedule modifications as follows:

Service Information:

  • Beginning Saturday, May 30, WSA Branch service will operate on a regular Saturday schedule for all 3 stations until further notice. Click HERE for HBLR schedule.
  • The last day of WSA Branch shuttle-bus service was Friday, May 22.
  • All WSA stations (Garfield, MLK and West Side Avenue) opened for light rail train service on Saturday, May 23.

Note: Trains will continue operating on a single track with 3 trains per hour on the WSA Branch through the end of service, Friday, May 29.

  • Departure times through Friday, May 29 are as follows (in minutes past the hour):
    • WSA Station northbound departures:
      • :03
      • :23
      • :43
      • After midnight, the 12:23 a.m. will now operate at 12:21 a.m.
    • Tonnelle Avenue Station departures:
      • The 1:01 a.m. will now operate at 1:05 a.m.
    • 8th Street Station departures:
      • The :54 will now operate at :57.

These adjustments come after the completion of earlier utility work by the Jersey City Municipal Utilities Authority.

We appreciate your patience during this important project.

For more information and language assistance, please call NJ TRANSIT Customer Service at (973) 275-5555 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily.