NJ TRANSIT will adjust rail service on the Gladstone Branch on Friday, August 23, as a result of damage sustained due to severe flooding along the line.
Customers are advised of the following:
Gladstone Branch service will remain suspended between Gladstone and Bernardsville in both directions. Substitute bus service WILL NOT operate. Customers will need to find alternate transportation to Bernardsville Station to begin their trip.
Limited rail service will operate from Bernardsville to Hoboken/New York as follows:
Train 404, departing Bernardsville at 5:54 a.m.
Train 6406, departing Bernardsville at 6:10 a.m.
Train 6410, departing Bernardsville at 6:41 a.m.
Train 412, departing Bernardsville at 7:09 a.m.
Train 414, departing Bernardsville at 7:34 a.m.
Train 480, departing Bernardsville at 8:55 a.m.
Starting at approximately 9 a.m., substitute bus service will operate from Bernardsville to Stirling, with rail service continuing from Stirling to Hoboken, to accommodate the necessary repairs.
Gladstone Branch service was disrupted starting in the afternoon on Thursday, August 22, due to a number of washouts along the line, where the stone ballast that supports the rails was washed away because of severe flooding in the Far Hills/Peapack area.
Visit njtransit.com for the latest service information before starting your trip.