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Trans-Bridge Lines
Trans-Bridge Lines logo.svg
SloganTake the Bridge
ParentTrans-Bridge Lines
Founded1941
Headquarters2012 Industrial Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18017
Locale Lehigh Valley
Service area Lehigh Valley, PA
Skylands Region, NJ
Service typeLine-run, contract, charter
AllianceInternational Motor Coach Group
Routes3 directly controlled
2 under contract
Fleet58 (route service) [1]
72 (total) [2]
Daily ridership3,688 [1] (weekday)
OperatorTrans-Bridge Lines
Chief executiveThomas JeBran [1]
Website transbridgelines.com

Trans-Bridge Lines is an interstate bus transportation company operating in Pennsylvania, New York, and New Jersey. It has daily service to New York City.

Services

Trans-Bridge Lines offers daily service to New York City, Newark and JFK Airports from the Lehigh Valley area, Doylestown, New Hope, Pennsylvania and Clinton, Phillipsburg, Frenchtown, Lambertville, Flemington and Branchburg, New Jersey. Weekday service is available to Lower Manhattan, Wall Street and Jersey City from the Lehigh Valley and Clinton.

Trans-Bridge Lines also offers daily service to Manhattan Cruise Terminal & Cape Liberty Pier in Bayonne. Charter Service is available throughout the U.S. and Canada.

An affiliate company, Trans-Bridge Tours, Inc., conducts retail tours through the United States and Canada. The tours include One-Day motorcoach excursions to Atlantic City and Pennsylvania casinos, sporting events, Broadway shows, festivals and more as well as Multi-Day overnight trips to many destinations. Vacation airline and cruise packages are also offered. Trans-Bridge Tours operates branch offices in Allentown and Bethlehem, Pennsylvania and Phillipsburg, New Jersey and is also an agent for Trans-Bridge Lines, selling tickets for the regular route service.

Routes

Trans-Bridge Lines bus
Route Terminal A Terminal B
Via I-78, US 22, PA 33, I-78, and PA 412 Port Authority Bus Terminal (full-time)
Lower Manhattan-Wall St. or Jersey City-Newport Centre (rush hours only)
Allentown
(full route)
Via I-78, US 202, NJ 12, NJ 29, US 202, PA 313, PA 309, and PA 378 Port Authority Bus Terminal Bethlehem via
Doylestown train station
Via I-78 express Port Authority Bus Terminal Sands Bethlehem
Via I-78 and US 222 Port Authority Bus Terminal Wescosville

Connections are also available on certain Trans-Bridge schedules to Kennedy Airport, with service running to and from Terminal 4 at the Q10 bus stop, twice daily as well as Newark Airport.

Under contract to NJ Transit, Trans-Bridge Lines operates the 890 and 891 lines running between Pohatcong and Easton, PA, with connections available to LANTA routes in Downtown Easton at Center Square, as well as Trans-Bridge's line run via Route 22.

References

  1. ^ a b c "NTD Program 2009 filing for Trans-Bridge Lines" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-01-18.
  2. ^ "Trans-Bridge Fleet". Retrieved 2010-01-18.

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