PATH Guide to Alternate Transportation Services

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This page has been prepared to assist passengers seeking alternate transportation in the event of an extended service outage on any PATH line. Included are alternate bus, subway, ferry, and light rail routes. It is likely that during a delay of one or more PATH services, the remaining services will be operating.

This page is for information only. Port Authority Trans-Hudson Corporation (PATH) and the Port Authority of NY & NJ are not responsible for services provided by other carriers.


Alternate PATH Routes

Eastbound – To New York

Affected Service Line Alternate PATH Route
Hoboken to
World Trade Center
Hoboken to 33 St – change to New York City Subway at 6 Av stations OR take 33-bound train to 9 St. Transfer at 9 St to Journal Square-bound train. Transfer at Grove St to World Trade Center-bound train.
Hoboken to
33 St
Hoboken to World Trade Center–change to New York City Subway at World Trade Center.
Journal Square to
33 St
Newark to World Trade Center–change to New York City Subway at World Trade Center.
Newark to
World Trade Center
New York-bound passengers take NJT rail to Penn Station New York; change to New York City Subway at 34 St—Penn Station.

 Westbound – To New Jersey

Affected Service Line Alternate PATH Route
World Trade Center to
Hoboken
33 St to Hoboken - take New York City Subway to 6 Av or 7 Av stations.
33 St to
Journal Square
Take New York City Subway from 6 Av or 7 Av stations to World Trade Center OR Take Hoboken-bound train to Hoboken. Transfer to World Trade Center-bound train. Transfer at Exchange Pl to Journal Sq-bound train.
World Trade Center to
Newark
Jersey City-bound passengers take 33 St to Journal Square train; Newark-bound passengers take New York City Subway to 34 St-Penn Station New York for NJT rail, or to 42 St-Port Authority Bus Terminal for NJT bus.


Alternate Transportation via MTA New York City Subway

From World Trade Center

To Alternate Transportation via MTA New York City Subway
Christopher St Uptown 1 train to Christopher St-Sheridan Sq Station and walk 3  blocks west. 
9 St Uptown A, C, E train to West 4 St. Walk north on 6 Av to 9 St.
14 St Uptown 1, 2, 3 train to 14 St. Walk one block east to 6 Av.
23 St Uptown 1 train to 23 St. Walk one block east to 6 Av. 
33 St Uptown 1, 2, 3, A, C, E train to 34 St-Penn Station.
Penn Station New York Uptown A, C, E train to 34 St-Penn Station.
Port Authority Bus Terminal Uptown A, C, E train to 42 St-Port Authority Bus Terminal.

From Christopher Street

To Alternate Transportation via MTA New York City Subway
World Trade Center Walk 3 blocks east on Christopher St to Christopher St-Sheridan Sq Station. Downtown 1 train to Chambers St. 
9 St No subway connection. Walk 6 blocks east on Christopher St to 9 St and 6 Av.
14 St Walk 3 blocks east on Christopher St to Christopher St-Sheridan Sq Station. Uptown 1 train to 14 St. Walk one block east to 6 Av.
23 St Walk 3 blocks east on Christopher St to Christopher St-Sheridan Sq Station. Uptown 1 train to 23 St. Walk one block east to 6 Av.
33 St Walk 3 blocks east on Christopher St to Christopher St-Sheridan Sq Station. Uptown 1 train to 34 St-Penn Station. Walk one block east to 6 Av.
Penn Station New York Walk 3 blocks east on Christopher St to Christopher St-Sheridan Sq Station. Uptown 1 train to 34 St-Penn Station.
Port Authority Bus Terminal Walk 5 blocks east on Christopher St to West 4 St Station. Uptown A, C, E train to 42 St-Port Authority Bus Terminal.

From 9 Street

To Alternate Transportation via MTA New York City Subway
World Trade Center Walk 1 block south on 6 Av to West 4 St Station. Downtown A, C train to Chambers St or downtown E train to World Trade Center.
Christopher St No subway connection. Walk 6 blocks east on Christopher St to 9 St and 6 Av.
14 St Walk 1 block south to West 4 St. Uptown F, M train to 14 St, or walk 5 blocks north on 6 Av to 14 St.
23 St Walk 1 block south to West 4 St. Uptown F, M train to 23 St.
33 St Walk 1 block south to West 4 St. Uptown B, D, F, M train to 34 St.
Penn Station New York Walk 1 block south to West 4 St. Uptown A, C, E train to 34 St-Penn Station.
Port Authority Bus Terminal Walk 1 block south to West 4 St. Uptown A, C, E train to 42 St-Port Authority Bus Terminal.

From 14 Street

To Alternate Transportation via MTA New York City Subway
World Trade Center Walk 1 block south on 6 Av to West 4 St Station. Downtown A, C train to Chambers St or downtown E train to World Trade Center.
Christopher St No subway connection. Walk 6 blocks east on Christopher St to 9 St and 6 Av.
14 St Walk 1 block south to West 4 St. Uptown F, M train to 14 St, or walk 5 blocks north on 6 Av to 14 St.
23 St Walk 1 block south to West 4 St. Uptown F, M train to 23 St.
33 St Walk 1 block south to West 4 St. Uptown B, D, F, M train to 34 St.
Penn Station New York Walk 1 block south to West 4 St. Uptown A, C, E train to 34 St-Penn Station.
Port Authority Bus Terminal Walk 1 block west on 14 St to 7 Av. Uptown 1, 2, 3 train to 42 St-Times Sq and walk one block west.

From 23 Street

To Alternate Transportation via MTA New York City Subway
World Trade Center Walk 1 block west on 23 St to 7 Av. Downtown 1, 2, 3 train to Chambers St.
Christopher St Walk 1 block west on 14 St to 7 Av. Downtown 1 train to Christopher St-Sheridan Sq Station. Walk 3 blocks west on Christopher St.
9 St Downtown F, M train to West 4 St. Walk north on 6 Av.
14 St Downtown F, M train to 14 St.
33 St and Penn Station New York Uptown F, M train to 34 St.
Port Authority Bus Terminal Uptown F, M train to 34 St-Herald Sq. Transfer to uptown N, Q, R train to Times Sq-42 St. Walk 1 block west.

From 33 Street

To Alternate Transportation via MTA New York City Subway
World Trade Center Downtown B, D, F, M train to West 4 St; transfer to downtown A, C train to Chambers St or downtown E train to World Trade Center.
Christopher St Downtown B, D, F, M train to West 4 St; walk west on West 4 St to Christopher St.
9 St Downtown B, D, F, M train to West 4 St; walk north on 6 Av to 9 St.
14 St Downtown F, M train to 14 St.
23 St Downtown F, M train to 23 St.
Port Authority Bus Terminal Uptown N, Q, R train to Times Sq-42 St; walk 1 block west.

From Port Authority Bus Terminal

To Alternate Transportation via MTA New York City Subway
33 St Downtown N, Q, R train to 34 St-Herald Sq.
23 St Downtown N, Q, R train to 34 St-Herald Sq; transfer to downtown F, M to 23 St.
14 St Downtown N, Q, R train to 34 St-Herald Sq; transfer to downtown F, M to 14 St.
9 St Downtown A, C, E train to West 4 St, walk north 5 blocks.
Christopher St Downtown 1 train to Christopher St-Sheridan Sq Station. Walk west 3 blocks.
World Trade Center Downtown A, C train to Chambers St, or downtown E train to World Trade Center.

From Penn Station New York

To Alternate Transportation via MTA New York City Subway
World Trade Center Downtown A, C train to Chambers St, or downtown E train to World Trade Center.
Christopher St Downtown 1 train to Christopher St-Sheridan Sq Station. Walk 3 blocks west on Christopher St.
9 St Downtown A, C, E train to West 4 St; Walk north on 6 Av to 9 St.
14 St Downtown 1, 2, 3 train to 14 St.
23 St Downtown 1 train to 23 St.


Alternate Bus, Light Rail, and Ferry Transportation

Bus and Hudson-Bergen Light Rail (HBLR) service in this section operated by NJ Transit. Ferry service in this section operated by NY Waterway.

From Newark

To Alternate Bus, Light Rail, and Ferry Transportation
Harrison NJT Bus #40.
Journal Sq NJT Bus #1JS.
Grove St NJT Bus #1EP.
Exchange Pl NJT Bus #1.
Newport NJT Bus #1EP to HBLR.
Hoboken NJT Bus #1JS; transfer to NJT Bus #87 OR NJT Bus #1EP to HBLR.
New York NJT Bus #126 to Port Authority Bus Terminal.

From Harrison

To Alternate Bus, Light Rail, and Ferry Transportation
Newark NJT Bus #40.
Journal Sq NJT Bus #40.
Grove St NJT Bus #40.
Newport NJT Bus #40.
Hoboken NJT Bus #40 to NJT Bus #87 to Hoboken.
New York NJT Bus #40 to NJT Bus #108 to Port Authority Bus Terminal.

From Journal Square

To Alternate Bus, Light Rail, and Ferry Transportation
Newark NJT Bus #1.
Harrison NJT Bus #1.
Grove St NJT Bus #80.
Newport NJT Bus #80.
Hoboken NJT Bus #87.
New York NJT Bus #125.

From Exchange Place

To Alternate Bus, Light Rail, and Ferry Transportation
Newark Walk to HBLR Exchange Pl Station at Montgomery and Hudson streets and take service to Hoboken Terminal. Connect to NJT Rail service to Newark/Broad St Station.
Harrison Walk to HBLR Exchange Pl Station at Montgomery and Hudson streets and take service to Hoboken Terminal. Connect to NJT Rail service to Newark/Broad St Station. From there, NJT Bus #40 or taxi to Harrison.
Journal Sq NJT Bus #80.
Grove St NJT Bus #80.
Newport HBLR.
Hoboken HBLR.
New York NY Waterway ferry service.

From Newport

To Alternate Bus, Light Rail, and Ferry Transportation
Newark HBLR to Exchange Pl to NJT Bus #1.
Harrison HBLR to Exchange Pl to NJT Bus #1 to NJT Bus #40 or NJT Bus #86P (a block transfer) to NJT Bus #1 from Exchange Pl to Newark and NJT Bus #40.
Journal Sq NJT Bus #86P to NJ
Grove St NJT Bus #86P to NJT Bus #80; NJT Bus #81 to Exchange Pl, transfer to HBLR; NJT Bus #86P (limited).
Exchange Pl HBLR or NJT Bus #86P (limited).
Hoboken HBLR.
New York HBLR to Hoboken, transfer to NJT Bus #126. (Limited service on NJT Bus #126 from/to Hamilton Park.)

From Hoboken

To Alternate Bus, Light Rail, and Ferry Transportation
Newark NJT Bus #87 to Journal Sq, transfer to NJT Bus #1. M & E and Montclair-Boonton Trains to Newark Broad St or North Jersey Coast Line to/from Newark Penn Station (limited service).
Harrison NJT Bus #87 to Journal Sq; transfer to Newark-bound NJT Bus #1, transfer to NJT Bus #40.
Journal Sq NJT Bus #187.
Grove St NJT Bus #87 to Journal Sq, transfer to NJT Bus #80; NJT Bus #87 to NJT Bus #86P.
Exchange Pl NJT Bus #87 to Journal Sq, transfer to NJT Bus #80 or HBLR; NJT Bus #87 to NJT Bus #86P (limited).
Newport HBLR.
New York NJT Bus #126 or NJT Bus #119 (limited).

From Port Authority Bus Terminal

To Via
Newark NJT Bus #108 or Greyhound/Trailways buses to Newark Penn Station.
Harrison NJT Bus #108 to NJT Bus #40. Change from one side of Newark Penn Station to the other side.
Journal Sq NJT Bus #125 or NJT Bus #119 (limited).
Grove St NJT Bus #125 to Journal Sq, transfer to NJT Bus #80; NJT Bus #126 to Hoboken; transfer to NJT Bus #64H (PM rush only).
Exchange Pl NJT Bus #126 to Hoboken to HBLR.
Newport NJT Bus #126 to Hoboken to HBLR.
Hoboken NJT Bus #126 or NJT Bus #129 (limited).


Last updated: 12/30/2015 12:00 p.m.

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