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NJ TRANSIT ANNOUCES SPRING RAIL SCHEDULE CHANGES

Modifications align capacity with customer demand and responds to customer feedback

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 26, 2017


NEWARK, NJ – NJ TRANSIT’s spring rail schedule change continues the effort to best match equipment and timetables to customers’ travel needs.  Highlights of the plan, to go into effect on May 7th, include adding additional seating capacity to ease overcrowding on heavily traveled trains and adjusting the schedules on certain trains to provide improved connections at Secaucus and Newark Penn Station in response to customer feedback.  An additional weekday evening stop at Newark Airport also will be available for North Jersey Coast Line customers.

 

The following is a summary of some of the improvements:

 

Easing weekday overcrowding:

 

Adjustments to accommodate customer travel patterns