Skylands On-Request Service

Senior citizens, veterans, people with disabilities and members of the general public going to work, school or training.

Days: Monday-Friday
Times: 5:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

For reservations and fare information call (973) 579-0480.
All vehicles are accessible.

Within Sussex County for local errands: nutrition, medical appointments, education/training, employment, shopping, hairdresser appointments, banking, and community services.

Out of Sussex County for non-emergency medical appointments only: dialysis, therapy, radiation treatment, mental health, specialized hospitals, and veterans facilities.

Shoppers’ Service

Skylands On-Request provides scheduled service from many Sussex County communities to major grocery and retail destinations on designated days. For information on schedules or to reserve a seat on a shoppers trip, contact Skylands On-Request at (973) 579-0480.

Day Shopper Group Store Departure from Store
Monday Frankford/Montague/Sandyston area Newton Wal-Mart/Shoprite/Weis 11:15 a.m.
Tuesday Vernon area Franklin Wal-Mart/Shoprite/Weis 11:30 a.m.
Tuesday Franklin/Hardyston area Franklin Wal-Mart/Shoprite/Weis 10:45 a.m.
Tuesday Ogdensburg/Stockholm area Franklin Wal-Mart/Shoprite/Weis 11:45 a.m.
Tuesday Sussex/Wantage area Sussex A&P/Wantage Plaza/Franklin Wal-Mart 11:15 a.m.
Wednesday Newton area Newton Wal-Mart/Shoprite/Weis 11:15 a.m.
Wednesday Lafayette/Hampton area Newton Wal-Mart/Shoprite/Weis 11 a.m.
Thursday Branchville area Newton Wal-Mart/Shoprite/Weis noon
Thursday Byram/Stanhope/Hopatcong area Byram Shoprite 10:30 a.m.
Friday Vernon area Vernon A&P 11 a.m.

Sussex County Skylands Ride
(973) 579-0480

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Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act requires that "No person in the United States shall, on the grounds of race, color or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving federal financial assistance."

Skylands Rides operates programs without regard to Race, Creed, Color, National Origin, Ancestry, Nationality, Ethnicity, Marital or Domestic Partnership or Civil Union Status, Sex, Gender Identity or Expression, Affectional or Sexual Orientation, or Disability. To file a complaint, or for more information on Sussex County Skylands Ride's obligations under Title VI write to: Sussex County Skylands Ride, One Spring Street, Newton, NJ 07860. Transportation services provided by this agency are in whole or part funded through federal funds received through NJ TRANSIT and as an individual you also have the right to file your complaint under Title VI to NJ TRANSIT by writing to: New Jersey Transit Customer Service – Title VI Division, One Penn Plaza East, Newark, NJ 07105 or visit A complaint must be filed within 180 days of the alleged discrimination.