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SERVICE ADVISORY: NJ TRANSIT OFFERS EXTRA BUS SERVICE TO NEW YORK FOR ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE

Beverages will not be permitted on any train, light rail vehicle or bus

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

March 12, 2018

 

NEWARK, NJ — NJ TRANSIT will operate extra bus service on selected routes to and from the Port Authority Bus Terminal (PABT) on Saturday, March 17, to accommodate customers traveling to the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in New York City.  Trains will operate on a regular weekend schedule.  Newark Light Rail will operate on a Saturday schedule. Hudson-Bergen Light Rail will operate on a weekend schedule. 

 

 

 

IMPORTANT NOTE:  No beverages of any kind, in any type of container, open or closed, will be permitted on board trains, buses or light rail vehicles on Saturday, March 17, and Sunday, March 18. This policy will be strictly enforced.

 

 

 

NJ TRANSIT will have Ambassadors on hand at Secaucus Junction, Aberdeen/Matawan, Middletown, N.J., and Penn Station New York to assist customers traveling to/from the parade in New York City.

 

 

 

Extra trips to and from New York will be offered on the following bus routes:

 

 

 

To New York - PABT:

 

 

 

 

From New York - PABT:

 

 

 

 

 

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For schedules and fares, visit njtransit.com or call 973-275-5555.

 

 

 

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