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New Jersey public bus (NJ Transit)

There are multiple bus system at NY Portauthority bus station.

The following is applied only for New Jersey Transit bus (aka NJ Transit).

What is NJ Transit bus?

Photo how it looks like.

There is also another bus system which is operated by private company. They are called Jitney bus

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Ticket machine

At Port Authority, you can buy the tickets at the counter or at the ticket machine.

The ticket machine for each bus system are different. The ones for NJ transit bus looks like below.

Note that when getting on a bus at Port Authority, you cannot pay by cash on the bus. Technically, you can pay but the bus driver don't access that because you're blocking other people from boarding and other bus is waiting.

Monthly ticket pass

The ticket has the number of zone: 2.

It's interstate bus pass, meaning you can use it to go to NY (arrive at Port Autority)

Port authority photo

At the gate

How do you know about the zone?

How do you about the gate?

Bus station photos

Schedule and mobile app

Don't expect a good schedule.

There are some apps that try to compute based on user information, most of the time are correct.

Transit: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/transit-bus-subway-times/id498151501?mt=8

Moovit: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/moovit-public-transit-tracker/id498477945?mt=8

Jitney bus

There is also another bus system which is operated by private company. They are called Jitney bus

https://www.golery.com/pencil/qA

Travel to and from Airport

  1. https://www.tripsavvy.com/getting-to-and-from-ewr-airport-1612052