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Live in Jersey City. Drivers license expiring next month. Need to get mine transferred from Mass to NJ before renewal. DMV during COVID is giving out tokens at 5am and folks need to wait for 6-10 hours outside the office apparently. Does anyone know an easier way to do this? Driving schools? Brokers? Thank you!

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Can do it only at DMVs. Try going to smaller DMVs. You’ll have to take a day off.

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I went through this. Trick is to find a DMV outside of heavily populated area and you will have a much much lesser wait. Yes, you will need to drive a bit far, but better than standing in line.

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Eatontown, NJ

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Agreed with others. I’m in Chicago and here the afternoon hours seems to be better since driving/written tests ends at 2.00.

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Online doesn’t work for everyone? Besides, NJ has designated few as vehicle registrations or license renewals. Make sure to check the category online before going.

Cool. Does anyone have any picks on ones with fewer crowds/less waiting? 3-4 options atleast. Im guessing Bayonne, Newark would be nightmares from wait time perspective

I am in same boat.. live in Jersey City, went for renewal at North Bergen dmv office.. reached there at 7 am and there were about 100-150 people standing in line.. can back home and now need to find another location with less people

Maybe try reach there before 6am or so. There’s some token system in place at few places. They r usually handed out when the dmv opens ~8

NJ licenses are valid till 31 Dec regardless of expiry date

D1: is this confirmed?

Yes

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Thanks. This is helpful.

Which DMVs are best for license renewal these days in NJ? I can take day off, and anything within 1.5 hours radius works from Newport Jersey City

Anyone from JC got the license renewed recently?

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