List of New Jersey Transit bus routes (700–799)

List of New Jersey Transit bus routes (700–799)

New Jersey Transit operates the following routes within Passaic and Bergen counties. All routes are exact fare lines. Only routes operated directly from New Jersey Transit's Northern Division operate on Sundays.


  • Northern Division 1
  • Contract operations 2
    • Passaic County local routes 2.1
    • Bergen County local routes 2.2
    • Former Routes 2.3
  • External links 3

Northern Division

#1303, in NJT branding, operates on the 712 line in Paterson.

These lines are operated from Market Street Garage in Paterson, New Jersey. Destinations shown are for the full route except for branching. Some trips may only travel a portion of the route.

Route Terminals Main streets of travel Notes
703 Meadowlands Sports Complex Haledon Belmont Avenue at Pompton Road (most trips)
Broadway Bus Terminal (nights)
Paterson Avenue
Lakeview Avenue
Trenton Avenue
20 Avenue
West Broadway
Belmont Avenue
  • Sunday service operates only between the Meadowlands and Paterson.
  • Service formerly extended into North Haledon along High Mountain Road.
  • Formerly the P3 line.
704 Paterson-Riverside Willowbrook Mall River Street
McBride Avenue or Browertown Road
Main Street
  • Trips alternate between McBride Avenue and Browertown Road, designated 704M or 704B.
    • Browertown Road and McBride Avenue, which begins in Paterson, intersect at a point in Woodland Park. Willowbrook-bound trips operating via Browertown Road continue past the intersection, while trips operating via McBride Avenue must turn at the intersection. Return trips operate via East Main Street in Little Falls, where Browertown Road terminates, for 704B and via Maple Street and Paterson Avenue in Little Falls for 704M.
  • Formerly the P4 line.
712 Hackensack Bus Terminal Willowbrook Mall or Totowa Industrial Park
Paterson City Hall (some trips)
Saddle Brook (some trips)
Market Street
Union Boulevard
Furler Street or Minnisink Road
US 46
  • Totowa Industrial Park is served rush hours only. These trips usually terminate in Saddle Brook.
  • Trips are marked "via Furler" or "via Minnisink". First set of trips operate via Union Boulevard to Furler Street. Second set of trips leave Union Boulevard at Totowa Road, where Minnisink Road terminates.
  • Formerly the P12 route.
  • Some night and weekend trips terminate at City Hall in Paterson.
770 Hackensack Bus Terminal Paterson Broadway Bus Terminal Passaic Street
  • Bus also serves Westfield Garden State Plaza except on Sundays.
  • Formerly the B20 route; before that it was part of the 102/104 line to Newark - the other part now the 76 line

Contract operations

These lines are operated by Community Coach in Paramus. Destinations shown are for the full route except for branching. Some trips may only travel a portion of the route. There is no Sunday service on any line listed below; some routes may have additional restrictions.

Passaic County local routes

#8514 in contractor branding operating on the 758 line (identifiable by a windshield sign), in Passaic.
Route Terminals Main streets of travel Notes
702 Elmwood Park
Boulevard and Broadway
St. Joseph's Hospital
Marshall Street
Valley Road
Van Houten Avenue
Passaic Avenue
Monroe Street (Passaic and Garfield)
Palisade Avenue and Wessington Avenue (certain trips)
Randolph or Parker Avenues and Dayton Avenue (certain trips)
Shaw Street/Boulevard
* Formerly the P2 route.
  • Buses marked "via Wessington" stay on Monroe Street through Passaic and into Garfield.
  • Buses marked "via Botany Village" use either Randolph Avenue (to Elmwood Park) or Parker Avenue (to Paterson).
  • Shaw Street in Garfield becomes Boulevard near the intersection for US-46 in Elmwood Park.
705 Passaic
Main Avenue Terminal
Willowbrook Mall Clifton Avenue
Long Hill Road
Main Street
  • Formerly the P5 route.
  • Some early morning and mid-afternoon trips terminate at Allwood Road.
707 Paterson City Hall Westfield Garden State Plaza Marshall Street
Hazel Street/Paulison Avenue
Passaic Street
Harrison/MacArthur Avenues
Market Street
Saddle River Road
  • Formerly the P7 route.
  • Service terminated at Market Street and Caldwell Avenue in Saddle Brook until September 1, 2012.
709 Bloomfield Railroad Station Westfield Garden State Plaza Passaic Avenue
Rochelle Avenue (Rochelle Park)
Main Street (Lodi)
Passaic Street (Garfield and Passaic)
  • Formerly the P9 route.
  • Service formerly terminated at intersection of Passaic Street and Main Avenue in Passaic past 7 PM weekdays. Service formerly served the Bergen Mall.
722 Paterson
Main St/Crooks Ave.
Paramus Park Memorial Drive
Lafayette Avenue
East Ridgewood Avenue
Ridgewood Bus Terminal at Van Neste Square
  • Formerly the P22 route.
  • Operates rush hours only.
744 Passaic
Main Avenue Terminal
Paterson City Hall (evenings)
Preakness Shopping Center
Paterson City Hall (evenings)
Lakeview Avenue
Park Avenue/16th Avenue
Presidential Boulevard
Haledon Avenue/Pompton Road
Paterson-Hamburg Turnpike
  • Formerly the P54 route.
  • Paterson is terminus for routes leaving Passaic after 6 PM and leaving Wayne after 7 PM.
746 Paterson Broadway Bus Terminal Ridgewood Bus Terminal
Van Neste Square
Madison Avenue
Maple Avenue
  • Formerly the P86 route.
748 Paterson
Madison Avenue and 3 Street
Willowbrook Mall
Pompton Lakes
Wanaque and Ringwood Avenues
(rush hours)
Ratzer Road (Willowbrook Mall trips only)
Paterson-Hamburg Turnpike (Pompton Lakes trips only)
  • Formerly the P86 route.
  • Variant of 746.

Bergen County local routes

Route Terminals Main streets of travel Notes
751 Bergen Community College Edgewater Commons via Hackensack Bus Terminal Spring Valley Avenue
DeGraw Avenue
Fycke Lane
Anderson Avenue
  • Formerly known as B1 Hudson River.
  • Serves Nungessers.
752 Hackensack Bus Terminal Oakland Copper Tree Center (days) via Ridgewood Bus Terminal
Paramus Park Mall (evenings)
Forest Avenue
Linwood Avenue
Franklin Avenue
  • Non-rush hour service operates only between Hackensack and Ridgewood Bus Terminal
  • Formerly known as B2 Western Bergen.
753 The Outlets at Bergen Town Center New Milford or Cresskill Teaneck Road
Madison Avenue (New Milford trips only)
Union Avenue (Cresskill trips only)
  • Trips alternate between the two branches
  • Formerly the B3 route.
755 Bergen Community College Edgewater Commons via Hackensack Bus Terminal Spring Valley Avenue
Cedar Lane
Fycke Lane
Palisade Avenue
  • Variant of 751 line.
  • Serves Route 5.
756 Bergen Community College Englewood Cliffs Route 4
New Bridge Road
Reichelt Road (alternate trips)
Tryon Avenue
Fort Lee Road
  • Formerly the B6 East Bergen Route to The Outlets at Bergen Town Center.
  • Leg to Bergen CC from The Outlets at Bergen Town Center was the B10 route before it was combined with the B6.
762 Hackensack Paramus Park Hackensack Avenue
River Road
Kinderkamack Road
  • Formerly the B12 Route
772 New Milford Meadowlands Sports Complex Teaneck Road (New Milford trips only)
Moonachie Road
Gotham Parkway
Route 120
  • Trips outside of rush hours operate only between the Meadowlands and Hackensack.
  • Formerly the B72 Route between Moonachie and New Milford
780 Passaic Bus Terminal Englewood Hospital Main Avenue
Cedar Lane
Lafayette Avenue
  • Formerly the B80 Englewood-Passaic route.
  • Before that, it was the 80 and went into New York's GW Bridge Bus Terminal.

Former Routes

  • P6 Passaic-Garfield discontinued (pre-dated 700-series renumbering)
  • Route 742 between Paterson and Greystone Park Hospital was discontinued in June 2010 due to low ridership and a budget crisis. It originally ran only as one Saturday roundtrip.
  • B4, later 754 Saturday Service between Moonachie and Bergen Mall. Part of the route was combined into #753 and #772 routes.
  • B16, later 766 Mall Loop between Garden State Plaza (now Westfield Garden State Plaza), Bergen Mall (now The Outlets at Bergen Town Center), Paramus Park and the Fashion Center. It was discontinued in the late 1990s. Some of this inter-mall service is available on: the #756 and #171 routes, which do not serve the northern malls (Paramus Park and Fashion Center) but do serve The Shops at Riverside in Hackensack; the #751 and #755 routes, which run closest to Westfield Garden State Plaza across Route 4 at the IKEA store and serve the shopping areas in Edgewater but do not serve the northern malls; the #752 route, which only serves the northern malls and Bergen Town Center; the #762 route, which only serves the northern malls and The Shops at Riverside; and the #758 route, which does not serve The Outlets at Bergen Town Center.

External links

  • New Jersey Transit - Bus
  • Unofficial New Jersey Transit bus map