THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NY & NJ

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MEDIA ADVISORY - AIRTRAIN NEWARK SERVICE AT THE P2 AND P3 STATIONS TO BE SUSPENDED FOR SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE THIS WEEKEND

Date: Oct 10, 2014
Press Release Number: 214-2014

Free shuttle bus service between Newark Liberty International Airport's rail link will minimize impacts to travelers to those two stations

Starting tonight, the Port Authority will suspend AirTrain Newark service from 11:59 p.m. Friday through 11:59 p.m. on Sunday for ongoing maintenance work between the P2 and P3 stations. AirTrain service at the other stations -- Terminals A, B, C, and stations P1 and P4 – will continue to operate on a normal schedule.

Free shuttle buses will be available to and from P2 and P3 stations; during the outage there will be no impact to NJ TRANSIT or Amtrak service.

All buses will display appropriate route information on their electronic signs. Wait times will be minimized with increased bus service as needed. Additional airport Customer Care Representatives are available for assistance. Please allow extra time when traveling to and from Newark Liberty International Airport during this period.

For further updates on AirTrain Newark and other Port Authority airport travel advisories, please check http://www.paalerts.com/recent_airportalerts.aspx or call (888) EWR-INFO (397-4636).

CONTACT:
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
212-435-7777

Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency’s network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where construction crews are building the iconic One World Trade Center, which is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere. The Port Authority receives no tax revenue from either the State of New York or New Jersey or from the City of New York. The agency raises the necessary funds for the improvement, construction or acquisition of its facilities primarily on its own credit. For more information, please visit http://www.panynj.gov.