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Short Line (bus company)

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Short Line is a brand name for three different Coach USA companies, Hudson Transit Lines, Hudson Transit Corporation, and Chenango Valley Bus Lines that provide local, commuter and intercity bus service in lower New York State, primarily along the Route 17 and Southern Tier corridor

Contents

  • 1 Service types
    • 11 Local bus service
    • 12 Commuter bus service
    • 13 Intercity bus service
  • 2 Route detail
    • 21 Bergen, Rockland, and Westchester County routes
    • 22 Orange, Dutchess, Ulster and Pike County routes
    • 23 Beyond the New York metro area
  • 3 Controversy
  • 4 See also
  • 5 References
  • 6 External links

Service typesedit

Short Line's service can be defined in several categories:

The Main Line route, operated with TransitOrange buses

Local bus serviceedit

Short Line, under contract to Orange County, provides local bus service along the former Erie Main Line corridor along Route 17M4 ShortLine also owns local routes traveling along Routes 17K and 32 in Orange County, as well as local routes traveling onward from Middletown onward to Route 209, and to other towns along Route 17

Commuter bus serviceedit

Within the New York metropolitan area, ShortLine operates commuter services along the Route 17 corridor, Interstate 84, Routes 208 and 32, and Rockland and Bergen NJ Route 17 counties to New York City

In addition, under contract to the New York State Department of Transportation and Rockland County Department of Public Transportation, ShortLine provides commuter bus service from Orange and Rockland Counties to White Plains and Tarrytown5

Intercity bus serviceedit

Within and beyond the New York metropolitan area, ShortLine provides scheduled service to and from Long Island to the Southern Tier via Middletown and Monticello and service to and from major colleges and universities in the region, such as Cornell University, SUNY Alfred, Binghamton University, Ithaca, and SUNY Albany, and intermediate points The central hub for all of these routes is Binghamton, via Routes X178 and 495

Route detailedit

Short Line provides service along 29 routes Details are listed below for the full route only Some schedules may serve only portions of the line, skip some stops, or may service multiple routes

Unless noted, all service is provided using Coach USA-branded vehicles

Bergen, Rockland, and Westchester County routesedit

Route Outbound terminal Via Inbound terminal Notes
Northern District-Nanuet Nanuet
Exit 14 P/R and Hamlets
Express New York
Midtown or Wall Street
  • Peak service only; route subsidized by Rockland County; fare is $825
  • Does not serve the Port Authority Bus Terminal
Northern District-Bergen County Mahwah
Ramapo College
Route 208, Wyckoff, Oakland Port Authority Bus Terminal
  • Peak service only
  • Local passengers in New Jersey are not carried on this line
17G Ramsey Wyckoff Avenue, Franklin Turnpike Port Authority Bus Terminal
  • Peak service only
17RG Mahwah
Ridge Gardens
Franklin Turnpike Ho-Ho-Kus to Mahwah Port Authority Bus Terminal
  • Peak service only
17SF/WY Suffern Route 17 to Mahwah
Orange Avenue to Suffern
Port Authority Bus Terminal
  • WY trips via Ramapo College
  • Select trips continue to/from 17M/MD service from Central Valley and Middletown
17US Ramsey Upper Saddle River Port Authority Bus Terminal
  • Peak service only

Orange, Dutchess, Ulster and Pike County routesedit

These routes service the outer regions of the New York metropolitan area

Route Terminal A Via Terminal B Notes
Main Line
Trolley
Middletown Route 17M Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
  • Route owned by Orange County DOT; fare is $160
  • Weekend trips extended to Harriman
  • Service on this line uses TransitOrange vehicles
  • Does not operate on major holidays
17M/MD Middletown Monroe, Goshen, Chester, Central Valley, Harriman, Tuxedo, Sloatsburg, Suffern Port Authority Bus Terminal This route has a number of peak-service and short-turn variants:
  • 17C for service to Chester
  • 17G for service terminating in Goshen

In addition, most local trips continue to/from 17SF/WY in Bergen County

X32N Rhinebeck Poughkeepsie, Newburgh, Woodbury Common Port Authority Bus Terminal
XPA84 Hawley Honesdale PA, Port Jervis NY, Middletown Port Authority Bus Terminal
  • Off-peak service extended to Honesdale
X87M Middletown Route 17/Thruway Express Port Authority Bus Terminal
  • Rush-hour only nonstop service
X87N Newburgh Thruway Express Port Authority Bus Terminal
  • Rush-hour only nonstop service
208 Montgomery Washingtonville, Monroe, Central Valley New York
George Washington Bridge, Harlem, and East Side
  • Route owned by the New York State DOT
  • Does not serve Port Authority Bus Terminal
  • Peak service only
209 Kerhonkson Ellenville, Wurtsboro, Middletown, Monroe Port Authority Bus Terminal
287
Orange-Westchester Link
Middletown Goshen, Monroe, Central Valley White Plains
Platinum Mile
  • Route owned by the New York State DOT; fare is between $400 and $555 depending on distance
  • Peak service only; alternate service available on Route 495
L-9 Newburgh Highland Falls, West Point, Bear Mountain, Suffern Port Authority Bus Terminal
L-211 Newburgh Routes 17K and 211 Middletown
  • Local Orange County service
No number USMA West Point Woodbury Commons Port Authority Bus Terminal

Beyond the New York metro areaedit

These routes run primarily from the New York Metro area to points in the Southern Tier Sullivan County and beyond, or service the Southern Tier of New York State exclusively

Route Terminal A Via Terminal B Notes
40 Monticello Port Authority Bus Terminal Brooklyn
Midwood
  • Summer only
  • Does not operate during Jewish Sabbath
52 Monticello South Fallsburg, Woodbourne, Sullivan County Community College Liberty
56 Monticello Monticello Gaming & Raceway, White Lake, Bethel Woods Center for the Arts Villa Roma
  • Operates mid-May thru mid-October
  • No service Sunday & Monday
  • Special Concert Excursions to Bethel Woods from New York City and other points available
79 Olean Alfred State College Binghamton
  • Feeder line into Route X178 at its eastern end
  • Connects to Coach USA WNY which continues to Jamestown at its western end1
88 Binghamton Interstate 88 corridor Albany
  • Joint service with Trailways of New York
L178 Monticello Wurtsboro, Middletown Port Authority Bus Terminal
X178 Alfred State College or
Ithaca City Bus Terminal or
Cornell University
Binghamton, Monticello Port Authority Bus Terminal
  • Services from either Western New York end point may require a transfer in Binghamton
179 Binghamton Deposit, Hancock, Roscoe, Liberty, Monticello Gaming & Raceway Monticello
495 Monticello Middletown, Woodbury Common, Nanuet, White Plains, Queens Village, Hempstead Patchogue
  • Transfer to/from Southern Tier buses in Monticello
  • Stops in Middletown for transfers to buses to Pike County, Route 17, Ellenville, and Kerkhonson
  • Stops at Woodbury Common for transfers to Newburgh buses
  • Express service for the Main Line route
L-12 Utica Colgate University, SUNY Morrisville, Norwich Binghamton
  • Feeder line into Route X178

Controversyedit

On June 12, 2017 in New York City, a Hudson Transit Lines bus was involved in a crash in which it ran over cyclist Dan Hanegby6

See alsoedit

  • Greyhound Lines
  • Trailways of New York

Referencesedit

  1. ^ SAFERSYS Hudson Transit Lines statistics
  2. ^ SAFERSYS Hudson Transit Corporation statistics
  3. ^ SAFERSYS Chenango Valley statistics
  4. ^ Short Line: Orange County Main Line
  5. ^ Short Line: Orange-Westchester Link to Tarrytown & White Plains
  6. ^ "Chelsea Residents Warned City About Buses Using Side Streets Near Citi Bike Death" Gothamist Retrieved 2017-06-16 

External linksedit

  • ShortLine home page

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