Tonnelle Avenue (HBLR station)

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Tonnelle Avenue
The platform of the Tonnelle Avenue HBLR station.
Location Tonnelle Avenue & 51st Street
North Bergen, NJ
Coordinates 40°47′14″N 74°01′52″W / 40.787327°N 74.03119°W / 40.787327; -74.03119Coordinates: 40°47′14″N 74°01′52″W / 40.787327°N 74.03119°W / 40.787327; -74.03119
Owned by New Jersey Transit
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Connections NJT Bus NJT Bus: 83, 127
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Fare zone 1
Opened February 25, 2006
Electrified 750 V (DC) overhead catenary
Passengers (2006) 142,480 Steady 0%
Preceding station   Hudson–Bergen Light Rail   Following station
West Side–Tonnelle Terminus
toward Hoboken

Tonnelle Avenue is a ground-level station on the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail (HBLR) located at 51st Street in North Bergen, New Jersey. The station opened for service on February 25, 2006.

Service from the station travels to West Side Avenue in Jersey City at all times. On weekdays, service is also available to Hoboken Terminal. In conjunction with the station, New Jersey Transit operates a 730-space park-and-ride lot on Tonnelle Avenue (U.S. Route 1 & 9), between 49th and 51st Streets.

Currently, the station is the northern terminus for the light rail system, with two tracks and an island platform. The proposed Northern Branch Corridor Project would extend the line from Tonnelle Avenue north into eastern Bergen County.


destination route transfers
Hoboken Terminal
Hoboken At Hoboken Terminal:
PATH to Midtown Manhattan & WTC,
NJT/MTA regrional rail
Hudson Place bus station
New York Waterway
Jersey City
West Side
Newport Mall
Exchange Place
Paulus Hook
Liberty State Park
At Exchange Place:
PATH to WTC, Journal Square, Newark Penn Station
NJT buses
Paulus Hook Ferry Terminal
Bayonne Greenville and Bayonne require transfer at stations between Pavonia-Newport and Liberty State Park.


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