Service Changes & Detours
New schedules go into effect 1/24/21, affecting most routes. Watch for the updated schedules on the website, Facebook, posted on buses, and at the Elm St. Pulse, the week of 1/11/21.
December 14, 2020 Metro Lowers Passenger Cap & Temporarily Reduces Husky Line Monday-Friday Service - Click here for full details
In response to the recent surge in COVID cases, Metro will lower the Passenger Cap from 30 to 20 riders on local routes. Monday-Friday service for the Husky Line is being reduced 12/14/2020-1/22/2021, with no changes to the weekend schedule. The updated schedule is available here.
Winter Weather Delays
None at this time.
As of August 30, 2020 the stop at Shaw's - Westbrook will be discontinued. Please board at stop on Main St. (Shaw's plaza side for Outbound to Westbrook; across Main St. by Rock Row/ Market Basket for Inbound to Downtown Portland).
No prolonged detours at this time.
Husky Line Monday-Friday service reduced 12/14/2020 through 1/22/2020. There are no changes to the weekend schedule. Click here for the current effective Husky Line Schedule.
Watch for upcoming schedule changes effective 1/24/2021.
Effective Sunday, September 1, 2019, METRO stop ID #399 (Oxford & Alder St.) will be permanently relocated to Oxford and Preble St. - in front of 1000 Oxford St. The stop will be posted. This change affects Routes 2, 4, and 5 outbound only.
Please check back for updates or sign up for alerts through "Notify Me."
Receive Service Updates
We make every effort to notify riders of service changes; however, It's not possible to include all current detours related to weather or construction. The best ways to receive current service updates include:
- Sign up on for alerts.
- Sign up at Southern Maine Transit Tracker (SMTT) for text alerts including major detours and other significant updates regarding service.
- Use a smart phone app (free download from smttracker.com) to track a bus or text 41411 with the wording "SMTT bus stop i.d. number (found on the bus stop sign) for updated arrival time.
- Contact Customer Service at 207-774-0351.
Customer Service is open Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and on Saturdays from 9 a.m. through 4:30 p.m.