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Bus Detour for No. 836 in Asbury Park – Effective Immediately

Effective immediately, and continuing weekdays until mid-June, Atkins Avenue will be closed between Coriles Avenue and Memorial Drive due to school dismissal congestion at Midtown Elementary in Asbury Park.

During this time, NJ TRANSIT Bus Route No. 836 will operate on a detour as follows:

  • Buses traveling toward Freehold will travel from Springwood Avenue and Memorial Drive, make a left onto Memorial Drive, right onto Corlies Avenue, and then continue the regular route.  
  • Buses traveling toward Asbury Park Station will travel from Corlies and Atkins avenues, continue straight to Memorial Drive, make a left onto Memorial Drive, right on Springwood Avenue, then continue straight into Asbury Park Station.

Bus stops will be lost and minor delays expected during this detour. Please read the above detour directions carefully, and allow for extra travel time.

We appreciate your patience as we accommodate this temporary routing adjustment.

Customers are encouraged to monitor Travel Alerts & Advisories, sign up for My Transit Alerts, download the NJ TRANSIT app, visit, or follow us at @NJTRANSIT on “X” (formerly Twitter).

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