Glen Ridge

Jitney Bus Service

The Mayor and Council of the Borough of Glen Ridge, in conjunction with New Jersey Transit, are pleased to provide the Jitney Service Program. This program will provide Glen Ridge commuters transportation to the Ridgewood Avenue Train Station near the corner of Ridgewood and Bloomfield Avenues.

How does it work?

The purpose of the program is to provide the community with transportation to the Ridgewood Avenue Train Station. The shuttle buses will make stops throughout the Borough. Simply board the bus, present your Jitney pass and enjoy the ride to the train station.

Where does it stop?

The program has two shuttle buses, the North End Bus and the South End Bus. The shuttle buses will run in loops through each neighborhood. Jitney Service Map

What does it cost?
  • Monthly Pass Card
  • $25.00/month
  • 10 Trip Books
  • $20.00
  • One way ride purchased on Jitney
  • $3.00 (exact change only)
Monthly Pass Cards and Trip Books may be purchased:
  • By mail - payment and application must be received 10 days prior to the last day of the previous month to receive a Monthly Pass Card by mail.
  • At Borough Hall (room 102) Monday through Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm.
  • Online via our Online Payment Center

Jitney Permits Information

Download Jitney Permit Application

Jitney Schedule effective July 10, 2017

Morning Pick Up

Departure Time of Trains 6:12 6:49 7:05 7:28 7:39 8:09 8:24 & 8:34
South End Route         *reverse route *reverse route  
Washington & R.W.A. 6:03 6:35 6:51 7:09 7:32 7:51 8:10
Cross & R.W.A. 6:04 6:36 6:52 7:10 7:29 7:48 8:11
Midland & Maolis 6:07 6:39 6:55 7:13 7:26 7:45 8:13
Appleton & Hillside 6:09 6:40 6:58 7:16 7:25 7:43 8:15
R.W.A. Station 6:10 6:42 7:01 7:19 7:35 7:53 8:20
Departure Time of Trains 6:12 6:49 7:05 7:28 7:39 8:09 8:24 & 8:34
North End Route            
Avon & R.W.A. 6:00 6:32 6:50 7:10 7:23 7:45 8:05
Sunset & R.W.A. 6:02 6:34 6:52 7:12 7:25 7:47 8:07
Bay & Forest 6:04 6:37 6:54 7:14 7:27 7:49 8:09
Benson St. Lot 6:06 6:39 6:56 7:16 7:29 7:52 8:12
R.W.A. Station 6:10 6:42 7:00 7:20 7:33 7:55 8:18
Departure Time of Trains 6:12 6:49 7:05 7:28 7:39 8:09 8:24 & 8:34
  Evening Drop Off

The evening shuttle buses will wait for the train to arrive and drop off passengers at the same locations as the morning pick up. The shuttle buses will depart from the Ridgewood Avenue Train Station at 4:17, 5:01, 5:17, 5:52, 6:02, 6:24, 6:42, 6:58, 7:14 and 7:49.

Please note that only one shuttle bus serves the 4:17pm train.

2017 Holiday Schedule

There will be NO Jitney Service on the following dates:

New Year's Day (observed) - Monday, January 2
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Monday, January 16
Presidents' Day - Monday, February 20
Memorial Day - Monday, May 29
Independence Day - Tuesday, July 4
Labor Day - Monday, September 4
Thanksgiving Day - Thursday, November 23
Christmas Day - Monday, December 25
Post Christmas Day - Tuesday, December 26
New Year's Day - Monday, January 1, 2018  

There WILL be regular Jitney service on the following dates:

Good Friday - Friday, April 14
Columbus Day - Monday, October 9
Post Thanksgiving Day - Friday, November 24