Service Changes & Detours

Check Updated Schedule for Service Changes:  Effective July 5, 2020

Greater Portland METRO will implement enhanced service changes effective July 5, 2020. These schedule updates, part of a phased-in process to restore regular service, will increase frequency and expand the span of service on several routes

There will be NO Metro bus service on Saturday, July 4, 2020.

METRO is running all routes on the Saturday schedule, Monday-Saturday, until 7/5/2020 (due to the COVID-19 pandemic). Sunday schedules remain the same. The Breez runs one additional trip for commuters Monday-Friday, which departs Brunswick Train Station at 5:55 a.m.

Winter Weather Delays

None at this time.

Service Changes

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.

Effective February 10, 2019: Service Changes for Husky, Breez, and Routes 2, 3, 4, 5, 9A, 9B. All changes are listed for each individual route schedule below the current schedule. These changes are being implemented to more accurately reflect travel times; most are minor time adjustments to keep our service on schedule. Routes 1, 7, and 8 remain unaffected. Click here to be taken to the main Maps & Schedules page for access to all routes. No new service changes are expected until June 2020, so the 2/10/19 schedules are the most current.


None at this time.


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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 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.