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Newark Light Rail: Boarding Changes due to Track Work – Weekend – August 6 & 7, 2022

On Saturday, August 6 and Sunday, August 7, boarding changes will occur on NJ TRANSIT’s Newark Light Rail due to scheduled track maintenance work as follows:

Saturday, August 6, 6AM to 6:30PM

Boarding Changes:

  • All trains will arrive on Platform 5 and depart from Platform 1 at Newark Penn Station. All other platforms at Newark Penn Station will be closed.
  • All trains will operate on a regular Saturday schedule.

Sunday, August 7, 2AM to 6:30PM

Boarding Changes:

  • All trains will arrive on the outbound platforms at Military Park, Washington Street, Warren Street, Norfolk Street, Orange Street and Park Avenue stations.
  • Inbound platforms will be closed at Military Park, Washington Street, Warren Street, Norfolk Street, Orange Street and Park Avenue stations.
  • All trains will operate on a regular Sunday schedule.

Please allow for extra travel time, check the destination sign prior to boarding, and listen for station announcements.

We appreciate your patience as we continue to enhance the Newark Light Rail system.

Customers are encouraged to monitor Travel Alerts & Advisories, sign up for My Transit Alerts, download the NJ TRANSIT app and follow us on Social Media for the latest service information.

For more information and language assistance, please call NJ TRANSIT Customer Service at (973) 275-5555 between the hours of 8:30AM and 5PM daily.