Passaic (NJT station)

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Passaic
Passaic Station - January 2015.jpg
The Hoboken-bound platform at Passaic Station in January 2015.
Coordinates 40°50′58″N 74°08′01″W / 40.8494°N 74.1337°W / 40.8494; -74.1337Coordinates: 40°50′58″N 74°08′01″W / 40.8494°N 74.1337°W / 40.8494; -74.1337
Owned by New Jersey Transit
Line(s)
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Connections NJT Bus: 190, 702
Construction
Parking 108 spaces
Other information
Fare zone 4[1]
History
Rebuilt 1901–1902[2]
Traffic
Passengers (2012) 600 (average weekday)[3]
Services
Preceding station   NJT logo.svg NJ Transit Rail   Following station
toward Suffern
Main Line
toward Hoboken
Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
toward Denville
Boonton Branch
toward Hoboken

Passaic Station is a New Jersey Transit rail station serviced by Main Line trains in Passaic, New Jersey. The station is located in the Passaic Park section of Passaic at an intersection that links Passaic Avenue and Van Houten Avenue with Lackawanna Place. The Hoboken bound platform is located on the Passaic Avenue side of the station and the Suffern bound platform is located at the intersection of Van Houten Avenue and Lackawanna Place. Pedestrian access to both platforms is available on Passaic Avenue, but an underpass is also available to connect both sides.

Station layout[edit]

  Main Line toward Suffern (Clifton)
Port Jervis Line no stop
  Main Line toward Hoboken (Delawanna)
Port Jervis Line no stop

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Main and Bergen County Line Timetables" (PDF). Newark, New Jersey: New Jersey Transit Rail Operations. November 7, 2010. Retrieved November 27, 2010. 
  2. ^ Townsend Jr., Thomas Taber; Thomas Taber Townsend III (1980). The Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad in the Twentieth Century - 1899-1960. Williamsport, Pennsylvania: Lycoming Printing Company. p. 758. ISBN 0960339825. 
  3. ^ "QUARTERLY RIDERSHIP TRENDS ANALYSIS". New Jersey Transit. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 27, 2012. Retrieved January 4, 2013. 

External links[edit]

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