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JTA 4th of July Hours and Services

JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – June 19, 2018 – The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) is pleased to provide Skyway service on Wednesday, July 4 from 5 p.m. to midnight for the annual Independence Day Celebrations on the St. Johns River.

Complimentary parking will be available in the JTA's Johnson Street surface lot. The lot is bordered by Forsyth, Stuart and Houston streets. Paid parking is also available at the Kings Avenue Garage (credit card payment only).

Skyway Schedule (July 2-6):
• Monday, July 2           6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
• Tuesday, July 3          6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
• Wednesday, July 4     5 p.m. to 12 a.m. (Extended Hours)*
• Thursday, July 5         6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
• Friday, July 6             6 a.m. to 9 p.m.

*Skyway service over the Acosta Bridge will be suspended during the Fireworks show. Service will resume across the Acosta Bridge when the fireworks are complete and the track has been cleared of any possible debris.

Note: Due to construction, the Convention Center Skyway Stations remains closed. Skyway trains will continue to provide service to the following stations: Rosa Parks, Hemming Park, Central, Jefferson, San Marco, Riverplace, and Kings Avenue.

On Wednesday, July 4, JTA buses will operate on a Sunday schedule. JTA administrative offices and the Customer Contact Center will be closed. The ticket booth at Rosa Parks Transit Station will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

For information about riding JTA, please contact the JTA’s customer service line at 904.630.3100; Florida Relay at 800.955.8771 or visit