Bayonne Bridge Weekly Traffic Advisories

Weather Advisory

Check below for weekly travel advisories at Port Authority facilities. It is important to note that the content below does not list alerts for current travel conditions. It only lists foreseen conditions that will impact traffic, such as construction and roadwork. This information is updated Friday evenings. It may also be updated throughout the week if there are changes to scheduled construction and/or roadwork that significantly impacts traffic.

To find out about current traffic conditions, check out our alerts page

BOTH DIRECTIONS (SOUTHBOUND & NORTHBOUND)

All closures are weather dependent. Subscribe to e-alerts (www.PAalerts.com) for updates.

ADVISORY 1

Date(s):

  • Friday, December 2, 11:59 p.m. around-the-clock until 8 a.m. Sunday, December 4
  • Friday, December 9, 11:59 p.m. until 8 a.m. Saturday morning

Closure(s):
The Bayonne Bridge is closed. All traffic diverted to the Goethals Bridge.

Construction and Maintenance Projects Requiring Closure(s):
Bayonne Bridge “Raise the Roadway” Navigational Clearance Project

ADVISORY 2

Date(s):

  • Monday, December 5, 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.
  • Tuesday, December 6, 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.
  • Wednesday, December 7, 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.
  • Thursday, December 8, 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.
  • Friday, December 9, 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Closure(s):
The Bayonne Bridge is closed between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. All traffic diverted to the Goethals Bridge.

Construction and Maintenance Projects Requiring Closure(s):
Bayonne Bridge “Raise the Roadway” Navigational Clearance Project

ADVISORY 3

Date(s):

  • Monday, December 5, 7 p.m. until 5 a.m. Tuesday morning
  • Tuesday, December 6, 7 p.m. until 5 a.m. Wednesday morning
  • Wednesday, December 7, 7 p.m. until 5 a.m. Thursday morning
  • Thursday, December 8, 7 p.m. until 5 a.m. Friday morning

Closure(s):
The Bayonne Bridge is closed between 7 p.m. and 5 a.m. All traffic diverted to the Goethals Bridge.

Construction and Maintenance Projects Requiring Closure(s):
Bayonne Bridge “Raise the Roadway” Navigational Clearance Project

STREET CLOSURES

BAYONNE, NEW JERSEY

No local street closures currently scheduled.

STATEN ISLAND, NEW YORK

No local street closures currently scheduled.

BAYONNE BRIDGE SIDEWALK HOURS OF OPERATION

  SAT SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT
Sidewalk THE SIDEWALK IS CLOSED
AROUND-THE-CLOCK
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

BAYONNE BRIDGE VEHICULAR RESTRICTIONS

  • Height Limit - 12 feet 6 inches
  • Width Limit - 8 feet

Over dimensional and overweight trucks are prohibited from crossing the Bayonne Bridge at all times, until further notice. This change is necessary to accommodate ongoing Bayonne Bridge Navigational Clearance Project work.


BAYONNE BRIDGE CLOSURES: HOLIDAYS AND EVENTS

The Bayonne Bridge will remain open during the following holidays and events:

New Year's Day
President's Day
Passover
Easter
Mother's Day

Memorial Day
Father's Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Rosh Hashanah

Yom Kippur
New York City Marathon Weekend
Thanksgiving
Hanukkah
Christmas


Please check the Bayonne Bridge Weekly advisory for specific dates and times.


STATEN ISLAND RICHMOND TERRACE/TRANTOR PLACE RAMP CLOSURES

The next phase of the Bayonne Bridge Navigational Clearance Project requires the closure of the Richmond Terrace/Trantor Place ramps that connect the span to local Staten Island streets.

These ramp closures remain in-place until further notice.

OFF-RAMP CLOSURE

If you normally exit Route 440 using Exit 13-Richmond Terrace/Trantor Place, you will now use Exit 12-Forest Ave and Willow Road east to Trantor Place. Travel north on Trantor Place to reach your final destination.

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If you normally use the Richmond Terrace/Trantor Place on-ramp to access the Bayonne Bridge, you will now take Port Richmond Avenue south to Trantor Place to access the Forest Avenue on-ramp, which leads to the bridge.

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JFK BOULEVARD RAMP CLOSURES

The Bayonne Bridge Navigational Clearance Project requires the closure of the Staten Island-bound JFK Boulevard On-Ramp and New Jersey-bound JFK Boulevard Off-Ramp.

Closure details and detour maps below:

Staten Island-Bound JFK Boulevard On-Ramp Closure

The Staten Island-bound JFK Boulevard on-ramp remains closed at all times through 2015.

Bayonne Staten Island-Bound JFK Boulevard On-Ramp Closure Map

New Jersey-Bound JFK Boulevard Off-Ramp Closure

The New Jersey-bound JFK Boulevard off-ramp remains closed at all times through 2015.

Bayonne Bridge Closure Map

FULL BRIDGE CLOSURE

During a full bridge closure, please consider the following as an alternate route:

Bayonne Bridge Full Closure Map

 


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