Specific route information including modified schedules and regular updates on your public transportation is available at www.kmetro.com or by calling (269) 337-8222. Additional updates are also available on Facebook at Metro Transit.
Se puede solicitar una versión en español comunicándose con el Especialista del Título VI de Metro al (269) 337-8222.
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Kalamazoo Bus Routes
Serving Midtown Fresh, Vine Neighborhood, Southland Mall, Portage Adult Education (Monday-Friday AM Only), Meijer on Westnedge, and Crossroads Mall.
Serving Western Michigan University’s main campus at the Rood Hall Parking Lot, Lot #61, 58 West Apartments, Concord Apartments, Hardings on Drake, Westland Meadows, West Main Mall, and Maple Hill Mall.
Serving Evergreen South, Rosewood Complex, Parkview Hills, Michigan Commission for the Blind Training Center, Milham Meadows, Wood Lake Elementary, Phoenix High School, Kalamazoo Christian Middle School, WMU Business Technology and Research Park, and WMU School of Medicine.
Serving the Metro Offices, Fox Ridge Apartments, Northwind Apartments, Hillside Middle School, Maple Hill Mall, Hardings Market, West Main Mall, Indian Prairie Elementary, Croyden KRESA Campus, and Kalamazoo Central High School.
Serving Cork & Fulford, Wings Event Center, Milwood Middle School, MRC, Washington Square Apartments, Midlink Business Park, Emerald Park Apartments, Washington Square Library, and the Industrial Park on Covington.
Serving Kalamazoo Valley Community College - Oshtemo Township Campus, Western Michigan University, Flesher Field, Bronson Athletic Club, Stadium Drive Apartments, Danford Creek Apartments, and Kalamazoo Christian High School.
Serving the YMCA, Maple Street Middle School, St. Monica's School, Hackett High School, Meijer on Westnedge, Candlewyck Apartments, Milham Park, Loy Norrix High School, Crosstown Parkway Apartments, Hackett High School, Kalamazoo Public Library, and the Kalamazoo-Battle Creek International Airport.
Serving Bronson Hospital, Skyrise Apartments, Pathways, Michigan Works, Hilltop Apartments, Candlewyck Apartments, Meijer on Westnedge, Kalamazoo Public Library, the 8th District Court, Kalamazoo Public Safety, Goodwill Industries, Kalamazoo County Health and Community Services
Serving Kalamazoo City hall, Oak and Lovell, 58 West Apartments, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Colonial Manor, Mt. Royal Townhouses, Kalamazoo College, WMU Valley Dining Center, and Western Michigan University's main campus at Rood Hall.
Service to Western Michigan University Campus including Fetzer Center, Miller Auditorium, Lawson Ice Arena, French Hall, College of Health and Human Services, WMed Clinics, The Valleys including Valley Dining, Bronco Mall, and Rec Center. Stadium Drive Apartments limited service provided Monday through Friday.
Serving Western Michigan University's main campus at Rood Hall, Kendall Manor, Whitehall Apartments, and the Landing Apartments, Fraternity Village, Greenwood, and Knollwood Apartments when WMU is in session during Fall/Spring Semesters.
Serving the Rosewood Complex, The Vista Apartments, Milham Meadows, Crossroads Mall, Romence and Oakland, 12th Street Elementary, Portage Northern High School, Portage Library, Meijer and Walmart, Portage Senior Center, and Borgess at Woodbridge.
Serving Crossroads Mall, Portage & Romence, Portage Industrial Park, Milham & Meredith, Portage City Hall, Walmart, the Air Zoo Museum, KRESA, Walnut Trail Apartments, Portage Central High School, Portage Senior Center, Davis Creek Apartments, and Meijer on Shaver.
Fare collection for Metro buses and Metro Connect resumes on Monday, August 2. Bus fare information is available at kmetro.com/fares or by calling (269) 337-8222. Passes can be purchased at the Kalamazoo Transportation Center during business hours.
Contactless bus fares can be purchased using Token Transit app for both Android and iPhones. More information at tokentransit.com.
Route 4 Oakland Detour: Due to construction, we are unable to service stops on Oakland between Howard and Oliver (Stop number 1034, 142, 177, 178, 1076, and 179).
Please board at Oakland and Howard (176) or Oakland and Oliver (179). Detour for this bus is Oakland to Howard to Stadium Drive to Oliver Street.
Call 337-8222 for additional assistance.
Service changes starting Tuesday, July 6:
Front Door Boarding Resumes. Masks will still be required to ride Metro until the federal requirement for public transportation is lifted. Wheelchairs and those needing a ramp to board will be able to use buses on the route. Route schedules as of June 14 are still in effect.
Starting Monday, August 2, fare collection resumes for Metro and Metro Connect. Fare types include:
Cash & Tokens
9-Day and Monthly Passes
Valid WMU IDs
Token Transit app (download at Google Pay or iTunes)
No KVCC passes or Youth Mobility passes will be accepted at this time. More information on these programs will be available in August.
The Customer Service Counter Hours are:
Monday - Friday 8-6PM
Saturday/Sunday 8-12:30PM / 1:30-6:00PM
Tokens and passes can be purchased during these hours. For more information, call 337-8222 or visit kmetro.com.
Metro Connect is pleased to announce that passenger capacity will increase on July 1, 2021 to:
• 3 passengers per van
• 12 passengers per bus
The State of Michigan is rescinding all COVID-19 restrictions on July 1st as well. All passengers that are able to must continue to wear face masks as required by the Center for Disease Control on all public transportation.
You can schedule Metro Connect rides by calling 269-350-2970.
Metro Connect operates the following hours:
Monday – Friday: 6:00 am to 12:00 am
Saturday: 6:00 am to 10:15 pm
Sunday: 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
Metro Connect will monitor service for future increases. Thank you for your patience during the COVID-19 pandemic.
June 8, 2020
Metro Implementing Additional Service Adjustments Starting Monday, June 14
Kalamazoo, MI – Metro has adjusted service as a result of COVID-19 related reasons over the past fifteen months. Service changes beginning on Monday, June 14 include:
• Additional seating for passengers. Buses will have all seats available for passenger use.
• Hourly service on routes 1-Westnedge, 5-East Main and 15-Paterson.
• Saturday service hours from 8:15 am to 4:15 pm. The start and end times will impact Saturday service only.
“We appreciate the public’s patience while we continue to make service adjustments. Like many employers throughout the region and across the country, we are having to make service adjustments to accommodate our current staffing level. Metro plans to have service times and days back to pre-COVID levels as fast as we can while being mindful of the impacts COVID has had in our community,” stated Sean McBride, Executive Director for Metro.
Metro is hiring Coach Operators with an excellent benefit package as well as free Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) training. Applicants can apply online at kmetro.com/employment or contact Metro’s Senior Human Resources Generalist at (269) 337-8421 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday through Friday service hours remain 6:15 am to 10 pm. Federal law requires riders to continue to wear a mask that covers their nose and mouth on trains, airplanes, and buses. Rear door boarding and no fare collection continues until a future date to be announced later this summer.
Metro Connect service will remain unchanged. Rides can be scheduled up to seven days in advance by calling (269) 350-2970.
For additional information, call (269) 337-8222.
As of May 14, 2021, masks are still required on public transportation.
In accordance with new guidelines released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, passengers on public transportation such as Metro are still required to wear a mask on all planes, buses, trains and other forms of public transportation traveling into, within, or out of the United States and in the U.S transportation hubs such as airports and bus stations (Issued May 13, 2021)
Metro bus riders must continue to wear a mask that covers the nose and mouth. Bandanas, neck gaiters, and scarves continue to be prohibited.
Thank you for your cooperation!
Starting Friday, March 26, Routes 19-Ring, 21-Solon Kendall, and 25-Parkview will be on break due to Western Michigan University's spring break schedule for students and the University switching to virtual learning.
21-Solon Kendall will not operate during the summer and will restart in September.
25-Parkview will start summer schedule on April 6.
19-Ring will start summer schedule on May 10.
Please let us know if you have any questions about the new schedule. 337-8222
Apply to be a part of the Metro team! Job postings listed at https://www.kmetro.com/employment
Have questions? Call us at (269) 337-8222. Metro is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
In compliance with theauthority of Senate Bill 1246 adopted December 15, 2020 Amending the Open Meetings Ace for Participation in Public Meetings the CCTA/KCTA Regular Board Meeting will be held electronically via Zoom. Instructions will be available on the CCTA/KCTA web packet prior to the meeting. The next CCTA/KCTA Board Meeting will be held on July 12, 2021.
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