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Updated Statement Regarding Friday Night Incident In Hudson River Tunnels

NEWARK, NJ -- NJ TRANSIT  will be operating regular weekday service in and out of New York today, Monday, September 10. Amtrak repair work continues and is expected to be completed by 5:30 a.m. In the event Amtrak does not complete the repair work by 6 a.m., NJ TRANSIT will implement the following contingency plan:

 

  • All Morris & Essex and Montclair-Boonton Line Midtown Direct trains will be diverted to Hoboken

  • NJ TRANSIT New York tickets and passes will be accepted for travel on:

    • PATH at Newark Penn Station, Hoboken Terminal and 33rd St. in New York

    • NJ TRANSIT Bus and Private Carrier Bus

    • NY Waterway Ferry Service (to/from Hoboken Terminal only)

  • Northeast Corridor and North Jersey Coast Line rail service in and out of New York will be subject to approximately 30-minute delays in both directions

 

NJ TRANSIT will provide updated information as new details become available at njtransit.com.  Customers may also access NJ TRANSIT’s Twitter feed at @NJTRANSIT or listen to broadcast traffic reports.  Additionally, NJ TRANSIT will provide the most current service information via the My Transit alert system (www.njtransit.com/mytransit), which delivers travel advisories for your specific trip via e-mail or text message. Service information is also available by calling (973) 275-5555 daily between 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

 

About NJ TRANSIT

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 18,000 bus stops linking major points in New Jersey, New York, and Philadelphia.

 

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