Passaic station (NJ Transit)

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Passaic
Passaic Station - January 2015.jpg
The Hoboken-bound platform at Passaic station in January 2015.
Coordinates40°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 byNJ Transit
Platforms2 side platforms
Tracks2
ConnectionsNJT Bus: 190, 702
Construction
Parking108 spaces
Other information
Fare zone4[1]
History
Rebuilt1901–1902[2]
Traffic
Passengers (2012)600 (average weekday)[3]
Services
Preceding station NJT logo.svg NJ Transit Following station
Clifton
toward Suffern
Main Line Delawanna
toward Hoboken
Former services
Preceding station Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad Following station
Clifton
toward Dover
Boonton Line Delawanna
toward Hoboken

Passaic is a NJ Transit rail station served 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]

The station has two tracks, each with a low-level side platform.

Side platform, doors will open on the right
Track 1      Main Line toward Ridgewood, Waldwick or Suffern (Clifton)
     Port Jervis Line limited service toward Port Jervis (Clifton)
Track 2      Port Jervis Line limited service toward Hoboken (Delawanna)
     Main Line toward Hoboken (Delawanna)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

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. ^ Taber, Thomas Townsend; Taber, Thomas Townsend III (1981). The Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad in the Twentieth Century. 2. Muncy, PA: Privately printed. p. 758. ISBN 0-9603398-3-3.
  3. ^ "QUARTERLY RIDERSHIP TRENDS ANALYSIS" (PDF). New Jersey Transit. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 27, 2012. Retrieved January 4, 2013.

External links[edit]

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