Township of Mahwah, NJ
News & Announcements  
Print this page Print this page Email this page Email this page

Page Navigation   Select News to View

NJ Transit Metro North Fare Changes
Release Date: March 09, 2017

Please note that on March 19, 2017, a change in Metro-North fares will also affect certain NJ TRANSIT fares. At some stations on the Main, Bergen County and Pascack Valley lines, NJ TRANSIT fares are influenced by Metro-North fares in New York State.  At times when NJ TRANSIT fares would otherwise be higher than Metro-North fares, an automatic agreement is triggered that “holds down” NJ TRANSIT fares, with Metro-North reimbursing NJ TRANSIT for the difference.
This agreement keeps ticket prices consistent with distance traveled, and ensures that revenue is collected by the appropriate railroad.
Currently, fares at selected stations on the Main, Bergen County and Pascack Valley lines are lower than trips of similar distance on other NJ TRANSIT rail lines.  For example, a 14-zone monthly pass on the Northeast Corridor/Raritan Valley Line/Morris & Essex Lines/Montclair-Boonton Line costs $393.00, while a 14-zone monthly pass on the Main/Bergen County Line only costs $370.00. Effective with the March 19th increase, a 14-zone monthly pass on the Main/Bergen County Line will cost $376.00, which is still lower than comparable trips on other NJ TRANSIT lines.
On Sunday, March 19, Metro-North fares will increase, automatically triggering an adjustment to NJ TRANSIT fares at stations where a “hold down” has been in effect.  The following is a list of affected stations for New York Penn or Hoboken Terminal travel:
Main/Bergen Co. Line:                              Pascack Valley Line:
Suffern                                                          Montvale
Mahwah                                                        Park Ridge
Ramsey Rt. 17                                              Woodcliff Lake              
Ramsey Main St.                                          Hillsdale
Allendale                                                       Westwood
Waldwick                                                       Emerson
Ho-Ho-Kus                                                    Oradell
NOTE:  Monthly passes for April will be sold at ticket windows, Quick-Tik, MyTix Mobile Ticketing and ticket vending machines at the new rates beginning March 19th.
At some stations, not all ticket types (e.g. one-way, 10-trip, etc.) are affected.  No other NJ TRANSIT fares will change. 
To view the fare changes, please visit  

Current News & Information
Title  (Posted)
Affordable Housing Meeting  (11-17-17)
Annual Christmas Tree Lighting  (11-17-17)
Menorah Lighting and Celebration  (11-2-17)
November 2017 Senior Center Calendar  (11-1-17)
Senior Center - Holiday Luncheon and Dance  (10-26-17)
UPDATED: Halloween Costume Parade  (10-24-17)
Ramapo Valley Road Culvert Replacement  (10-19-17)
Stop the Bleed - Mahwah Board of Health  (10-18-17)
2017 Fall Newsletter  (10-17-17)
2018 Recycling and Garbage Collection  (10-17-17)
Access For All October Event  (10-11-17)
Memories of Mahwah  (9-27-17)
Senior Center October Calendar  (9-26-17)
23rd Annual Mahwah Day  (9-19-17)
Proposed Cell Tower Propagation Map  (9-19-17)
2017-2018 Tax Bills  (7-27-17)
NJ Clean Energy Programs Infomation  (7-21-17)
Sr. Center - Bergen County Clerk's Office to Provide Services  (6-21-17)
Sr. Center - Visit From The Vista  (6-21-17)
Township of Mahwah 2016 Audit Report  (6-1-17)
2017 Water Department Consumer Confidence Report  (5-31-17)
Water Report - Lead and Copper Samples  (5-8-17)
Notice of Council Meeting Time Change  (4-25-17)
2017 Municipal Budget  (4-24-17)
Joint Statement of Mayor and Council President  (4-24-17)
2017 Budget Analysis  (4-20-17)
Co-Ed Township Softball Tournament  (4-18-17)
2017 Mahwah Pool Forms Available  (4-12-17)
Changes in Recycling Center Hours  (4-11-17)
Curbside Appliance Pick Up  (3-31-17)
2017 Budget Documents (Introduced)  (3-27-17)
NJ Transit Metro North Fare Changes  (3-9-17)
MMA Announces Substance Abuse Community Liaison  (3-6-17)
Correct Disposal of "Sharps"  (3-1-17)
Rockland Electric Co. - Vegetation Management  (2-16-17)
2016 Annual Debt Statement  (2-14-17)
2016 Unaudited Annual Financial Statement  (2-14-17)
New Dance Class  (1-5-17)
AARP Tax Program  (1-4-17)
Senior Fraud Awareness  (12-13-16)
2017 BCUA Collection Dates  (12-9-16)
Menorah Lighting  (11-22-16)
How To Prevent Electrical Fires  (10-14-16)
Building Department Permits  (10-11-16)
2016 Fall Newsletter  (9-22-16)
Drinking Water Clarification  (9-22-16)
2015 Audit Report  (6-9-16)
2016 Consumer Confidence Report  (5-26-16)
2016 Municipal Budget Document (Adopted)  (5-4-16)
2016 User Friendly Budget (Adopted)  (5-4-16)
Budget Analysis - 2016  (4-22-16)
A Message From PSE&G  (4-19-16)
Municipal Budget - 2016 Introduced  (4-4-16)
User Friendly Budget  (4-1-16)
Township of Mahwah 2015 User Friendly Budget  (3-3-16)
2015 Annual Debt Statement  (2-29-16)
2015 Annual Financial Statement  (2-29-16)
BCUA 2016 Recycling and Paper Shredding Events  (12-9-15)
2016 Mahwah Recycling Chart and Schedules  (10-26-15)
2013 Adopted Budget  (9-23-15)
Updated Water Restriction Alert  (9-9-15)
Water Restrictions Alert  (9-1-15)
Township of Mahwah Master Plan  (6-19-15)
2015 Consumer Confidence Report  (6-9-15)
2015 Adopted Budget  (5-27-15)
Township of Mahwah 2014 Audit Report  (5-7-15)
2015 Budget Analysis  (4-17-15)
2014 Annual Debt Statement  (2-12-15)
2014 Annual Financial Statement  (2-12-15)
Exciting News From MEVO  (11-20-14)
The Mahwah Pool Survey  (7-22-14)
Township of Mahwah 2013 Annual Debt Statement  (7-17-14)
Township of Mahwah 2013 Annual Financial Statement  (7-17-14)
Township of Mahwah 2013 Audit Report  (7-17-14)
Township of Mahwah-2013 Secondary Market Disclosure  (7-17-14)
Bergen County Survey  (7-15-14)
2014 Consumer Confidence Report  (6-24-14)
2014 Township of Mahwah Adopted Budget  (6-5-14)
2014 Budget Analysis  (4-21-14)
2013 Annual Financial Statement  (4-15-14)
2012 Audit Report  (8-7-13)
Use of Municipal Building  (6-10-13)
2011-Audit Report  (8-30-12)
Annual Financial Statement-2011  (8-30-12)
2010 TOWNSHIP BUDGET  (8-28-12)
2011 BUDGET  (8-28-12)
2012 Adopted Budget  (8-28-12)
Introduced 2012 Township of Mahwah Budget  (3-19-12)
Email Subscription List  (10-25-11)
SWIFT 911  (9-12-11)
2011 Adopted Municipal Budget  (7-27-11)
Pothole Reporting  (4-13-11)
Large Appliance Early Retirement Program  (3-29-10)
View Archived Items.

Access For All Commission | Home | General Information Section | About Mahwah | Calendar of Events | Helpful Links | News & Announcements | Photo Journal | Elected Officials | Mayor's Online Office | Township Council | Boards, Commissions & Committees   | Government Representatives | Government | Bids, RFP's, RFQ's, Notice of Intent  | Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) | Contacts Directory | Departments | E-Mail Subscriptions | Emergency Services | Forms Center | Frequently Asked Questions | Meeting Agendas & Minutes | Municipal Code  | Senior Center | Township of Mahwah Police Department | SWIFT 911 Notification | Mahwah Museum | Mahwah Schools

Township of Mahwah, NJ

Copyright © 2006 Township of Mahwah, NJ. All Rights Reserved.

Powered by Cit-e-Net