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Customers encouraged to plan ahead and carefully check rail schedules for service after the event

August 1, 2018


NEWARK, NJ – Music fans On The Run II see Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s upcoming concerts at the Meadowlands can get there safely and securely by riding NJ TRANSIT’s special rail shuttle service to the shows, Thursday, August 2 and Friday, August 3.

All MetLife Stadium rail trips will be served via shuttle train to/from Secaucus Junction and Meadowlands Rail Station. There is no direct rail service to Meadowlands Station from any other rail line or station (including Hoboken).  All customers must change trains at Secaucus.

View the Meadowlands Station rail service schedule for these concerts HERE.

Service to MetLife Stadium from Secaucus will begin at 5:18 p.m. The final Meadowlands-bound train will depart from Secaucus at 8:30 p.m.

Customers are strongly advised to plan ahead and carefully check rail schedules for service from Secaucus to Penn Station New York and Hoboken Terminal after the event.

The last train from the Meadowlands Sports Complex to Secaucus will not depart Meadowlands Station any earlier than 1:00 a.m. and additional trips may be added should the concert go into extra encores.

Customers traveling on NJ TRANSIT trains to the Meadowlands Sports Complex should purchase their round-trip tickets from their originating station TO MEADOWLANDS STATION to avoid delays boarding trains. Tickets purchased on the train will include a $5 surcharge for each ticket.

Customers connecting with trains at Secaucus should check their train schedules and allow for additional time in order to make those connections.

Travel Tips



  • Purchase round-trip tickets in advance to avoid potentially long lines.
  • Use the MyTix feature on NJ TRANSIT’s mobile app for a seamless experience.
  • Plan accordingly. Customers should familiarize themselves with NJ TRANSIT schedules and fares prior to starting their trip. To see the schedules and fare information, visit



NJ TRANSIT is the nation's largest statewide public transportation system providing more than 944,000 weekday trips on 251 bus routes, three light rail lines, 12 commuter rail lines and through Access Link paratransit service. It is the third largest transit system in the country with 165 rail stations, 62 light rail stations and more than 19,000 bus stops linking major points in New Jersey, New York and Philadelphia.




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