Jersey Avenue (HBLR station)

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For the station on the Northeast Corridor Line with the same name, see Jersey Avenue (NJT station).
Jersey Avenue
Jersey Av HBLR platform jeh.JPG
Location Jersey Avenue
Jersey City, NJ
Coordinates 40°42′54″N 74°02′55″W / 40.7151°N 74.0486°W / 40.7151; -74.0486Coordinates: 40°42′54″N 74°02′55″W / 40.7151°N 74.0486°W / 40.7151; -74.0486
Owned by New Jersey Transit
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Connections NJT Bus NJT Bus: 1 and 81
NJT Bus Red & Tan in Hudson County: 4
(all connections on Grand Street)
Parking None
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Fare zone 1
Opened April 22, 2000
Electrified 750 V (DC) overhead catenary
Preceding station   Hudson–Bergen Light Rail   Following station
West Side–Tonnelle
toward 8th Street
8th Street–Hoboken
toward Hoboken

Jersey Avenue is a station on the Hudson–Bergen Light Rail (HBLR) located south of Grand Street in Jersey City, New Jersey. The station opened on April 22, 2000. There are two tracks and an island platform.

Northbound service from the station is available to Hoboken Terminal and Tonnelle Avenue in North Bergen. Southbound service is available to terminals at West Side Avenue in Jersey City or 8th Street in Bayonne. Connection to PATH trains to Midtown Manhattan and to New Jersey Transit commuter train service are available at Hoboken Terminal. Transfers to PATH trains to Newark, Harrison, and Downtown Manhattan are available at Exchange Place. This station is near the Jersey City Medical Center.

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