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Update: How to commute in and out of Hoboken

Transit service has started to return following Thursday morning's NJ Transit train crash in Hoboken.
Police officers arrive to the train terminal after a New Jersey Transit train crashedGetty Images


The following service will be in effect:

All New York City bound trains (Northeast Corridor, North Jersey Coast Line, MidTOWN DIRECT), Raritan Valley and Atlantic City lines will operate on a normal weekday schedules.

Main, Bergen, Pascack Valley and Port Jervis lines will continue to operate on a modified weekend schedule originating/terminating in Secaucus.


There will be limited rail shuttle service on the Montclair-Boonton Line west of Montclair State University.

There will be rail shuttle service on the M&E between Hackettstown and Dover.

The Gladstone branch will have its two regularly scheduled MidTOWN DIRECT trains in addition to rail shuttles between Gladstone and Summit.

Customers may experience overcrowding and possible delays caused by congestion.

Metro North Service for Pascack Valley Line and Port Jervis Customers

For schedule information, click here.


Supplemental service during AM & PM peak hour periods on the No. 126 (Hoboken-NY) and other commuter lines in Bergen, Passaic, and Essex Counties that operate in proximity to Hoboken-based rail service will be added to handle anticipated customer demand. Customers should plan for extra travel time due to anticipated traffic volume.

Shuttle service will operate between Secaucus Junction and Liberty State Park Light Rail Station. Service will begin at 6:00 AM and continue throughout the day until midnight. This service will operate on a load and go basis during peak hours. During off-peak hours, service will continue to operate less frequently, based upon demand. NJT rail tickets and passes will be cross-honored on this shuttle service.

Customers wishing to go from Secaucus to the Jersey City waterfront should use the shuttle bus service to Liberty State Park and make connection to Hudson Bergen Light Rail.

Light Rail

All Hudson Bergen Light Rail service will resume full service into and out of Hoboken.

Ferry Services
NY Waterway ferry service has been resumed service in and out of Hoboken. Expect residual delays.

NJ Transit is encouraging passengers to use the
NJ Transit Trip Plannertool on its website. Travelers can also call the NJ Transit Hoboken Terminal at 855-336-1774.