Service Alerts

Late Night Red Line Service Modification
9/17/2017 8:00:00 pm - 10/5/2017 3:00:00 am
RAIL ALERT! Beginning Sunday, Sept. 17, METRO will modify late-night rail service on the Red Line to allow Midtown Management District work crews to complete landscape enhancements along the corridor. Learn more: http://ow.ly/iAnh30fcbl3 ^R

More METROBus Routes Resume Full Service Sept 12
9/12/2017 12:00:00 am - 9/25/2017 6:46:00 pm
Effective Tuesday, 9/12, #METROBus67, #METROBus75, #METROBus160, #METROBus161 and #METROBus162 routes will resume full, regular service. ^R

Detours

Funeral Service: Sr Officer Elias "Sonny" Martinez
9/26/2017 7:00:00 am - 9/26/2017 2:00:00 pm
In conjunction with the funeral services of Sr Officer Elias "Sonny" Martinez, the following routes will have detours on Tuesday, September 26, 2017, from 7 AM - 2 PM:

6 Jensen/Greens S/B - Via Fannin, Right Pease, Left Milam, Left Pierce.

6 Jensen/Greens N/B - From layover on Pierce at Travis, continue Pierce, Left Austin, Left Pease, Right San Jacinto to regular route.

11 Almeda/Lyons S/B - Via Fannin, Right Pease, Left Milam, Left Pierce (Stop on Pierce @ Travis), continue to regular route.

11 Almeda/Lyons N/B - Via Crawford, Left Gray, Right Travis (Stop Travis @ St. Joseph), continue Travis, Right Leeland, Left San Jacinto to regular route.

44 Acres Homes N/B - From LaBranch at Gray, Right Gray, Right Travis, Left St. Joseph, Right Louisiana to regular route.

51 Hardy/Kelley S/B - Via Fannin, Right Pease, Left Milam, Left Pierce.

51 Hardy/Kelley N/B - From layover on Pierce at Travis, continue Pierce, Left Austin, Left Pease, Right San Jacinto to regular route.

52 Hardy/Ley S/B - Via Fannin, Right Pease, Left Milam, Left Pierce.

52 Hardy/Ley N/B - From layover on Pierce at Travis, continue Pierce, Left Austin, Left Pease, Right San Jacinto to regular route.

54 Scott N/B - Via San Jacinto, Left Gray, Right Travis, Right Pierce.

54 Scott S/B - From layover at Pierce at Main, continue Pierce to regular route.

85 Antoine N/B - From LaBranch at Gray, Right Gray, Right Travis to regular route.

102 Bush I.A.H. N/B - From LaBranch at Gray, Right Gray, Right Travis to regular route.

108 Veterans Memorial N/B - From LaBranch at Gray, Right Gray, Right Travis to regular route.

137 Northshore Express W/B - Via Fannin, Right Pease, Left Milam, Right St. Joseph to regular route.

137 Northshore Express E/B - Via Pierce, Left Austin, Left Pease, Right San Jacinto to regular route.

244 Monroe Park and Ride I/B - Via St. Joseph, Left LaBranch, Right Gray, Right Travis to regular route.

246 Bay Area Park and Ride I/B - Via St. Joseph, Left LaBranch, Right Gray, Right Travis to regular route.

247 Fuqua Park and Ride I/B - Via St. Joseph, Left LaBranch, Right Gray, Right Travis to regular route.

248 El Dorado Park and Ride I/B - Via St. Joseph, Left LaBranch, Right Gray, Right Travis to regular route.

249 Monroe/Fuqua/El Dorado/Bay Area Park and Ride I/B - Via St. Joseph, Left LaBranch, Right Gray, Right Travis to regular route.

Delays are to be expected. Please plan accordingly. For more information, please call 713-635-4000. ^A

Run Houston! U of H
9/24/2017 5:00:00 am - 9/24/2017 10:00:00 am
Due to the Run Houston! University of Houston event, METROBus routes 4, 9 and 29 will be detoured on September 24, 2017, from 5 AM - 10 AM. Details:

4 Beechnut E/B - Via Scott, Right Elgin to regular route.

9 Gulfton / Holman E/B - Via Holman, Left Scott, Right Elgin to regular route.

29 Cullen-Hirsch N/B - Via Cullen, left Wheeler, right Scott, to regular route.

Delays are to be expected. Please plan accordingly. ^A

UH Football Game
9/23/2017 6:00:00 pm - 9/23/2017 11:30:00 pm
On Saturday, September 23, 2017, beginning at 6:00 a.m. thru approx. 11:30 p.m., Cullen between Holman and Cougar Place is scheduled to be closed due to the University of Houston's football game. Detour details:

4 Beechnut W/B - Via Elgin, Left Scott to regular route.

4 Beechnut E/B - Via Scott, Right Elgin to regular route.

9 Gulfton / Holman E/B - Via Holman, Left Scott, Right Elgin to regular route.

9 Gulfton / Holman W/B - Via Elgin, Left Scott, Right Holman to regular route.

29 Cullen-Hirsch N/B - Via Cullen, Left Wheeler, Right Scot to regular route.

29 Cullen-Hirsch S/B - Via Scott, Left Wheeler, Right Cullen to regular route.

Please plan accordingly. ^A

I-10 Closure
9/22/2017 9:00:00 pm - 9/25/2017 5:00:00 am
I-10 E/B and W/B between I-45 and U.S. 59 is scheduled to be closed beginning Friday, September 22, 2017 at 9:00 p.m. thru Monday, September 25, 2017 at 5:00 a.m. During these closures, #METROBus160, #METROBus161, #METROBus162 and #METROBus308 routes will utilize the following detour:

Via I-10 E/B, exit Shepherd/Durham, Right Durham, Left Washington to Franklin to regular route.



#METROBus137 route will utilize the following detours:

W/B - From 5th Ward/Denver Harbor T.C, Right I-10 W/B service road, enter at Waco St. to regular route.

W/B - From 5th Ward/Denver Harbor T.C, Right I-10 W/B service road, continue service road past Waco, veer Right to Market St., Left Gregg, Right I-10 W/B service road, Left Meadow, Right I-10 service rd., Left Jensen, Left Hamilton to regular route. ^R

160 MEMORIAL CITY EXPRESS
9/22/2017 5:00:00 am - 10/31/2017 11:55:00 pm
Due to street construction, METROBus160 westbound will have the following detour:

Westbound via I-10 W/B Service Rd: Left on Gessner, Left on I-10 eastbound Service Rd, Right on Memorial City Way to Barryknoll.

As a result of the detour, the following stops will not be serviced:

Gessner Rd/ Katy Freeway southbound (Stop #ID 7168 and 7169)
Gessner Rd/Kingsride Ln southbound (Stop ID#11543)
Katy Freeway/Gessner Rd eastbound (Stop ID#8357)
Kingsride Ln/Frostwood Dr westbound (Stop ID#8358)
Frostwood Dr/Kingsride Ln northbound (Stop ID#8359)
Frostwood Dr/Katy Freeway northbound (Stop ID#8360)

Delays are to be expected. Please call 713-635-4000 for more information. ^A

87 SUNNYSIDE
9/12/2017 5:00:00 am - 2/28/2018 11:55:00 pm
#METROBus87 is now servicing the New Star of Hope complex on Reed Rd. The route via Reed Rd will be as follows:

Southbound via Reed Rd: Right into (WEST) 2nd driveway of new Star of Hope complex, circle right to Bus Stop, continue to Right to (EAST) driveway, Right Reed Rd. to regular route.

Northbound via Reed Rd: Left into (WEST) 1st driveway of new Star of Hope complex, circle right to Bus Stop, continue to Right to (EAST) driveway, Left Reed Rd. to regular route. ^A

102 BUSH IAH EXPRESS
9/11/2017 7:41:00 pm - 10/16/2017 7:41:00 pm
#METROBus102 route detoured both directions due to construction. Please plan accordingly.

DETOUR: 102 Bush IAH O/B - Via Beltway 8 E/B service rd., continue to J.F.K. Blvd., Left J.F.K. Blvd. to regular route.

102 Bush IAH I/B - Via Beltway 8 W/B, exit Hardy Toll Rd. to frontage rd. to regular route. ^R

Route 40 Construction Detour
9/11/2017 7:40:00 pm - 10/16/2017 7:40:00 pm
#METROBus40 route detoured both directions due to construction. Please plan accordingly.

DETOUR: 40 Telephone / Heights W/B - Via Polk, Left St. Emmanual, Right Leeland to Bell, Right Austin, Left Lamar to regular route.

40 Telephone / Eastbound E/B - Via LaBranch, Left Leeland, Left St. Emmanuel, Right Polk to regular route. ^R

Harvey Detour
9/11/2017 7:32:00 pm - 9/30/2017 11:55:00 pm
#METROBus162 route detoured both directions. Please plan accordingly.

162 Memorial Express W/B - Via Memorial, continue past Westlake Park, Right Hwy. 6 to regular route.

162 Memorial Express E/B - Via Addicks Howell, continue past Grigsby, Left Memorial to regular route. ^R

248 EL DORADO PM INBOUND
9/5/2017 1:00:00 pm - 10/31/2017 11:55:00 pm
The #METROBus248 evening inbound only is affected by construction and will have the following detour as a result:

Via I-45 North: Exit to Scott St., Exit Scott St. ramp, Right Scott, Right I-45 N/B service rd. to Pease, Left Emancipation, Right St.Joseph to regular route.

Expect longer transit times until resolved. ^A

76 Evergreen
4/12/2017 3:13:00 pm - 9/30/2017 11:55:00 pm
#METROBus76 route southbound will be detoured beginning 4/12 due to construction. Please plan accordingly.

DETOUR: 76 Evergreen S/B - Via Woodridge, Left Telephone, Left Fairview, veer left at Joplin, Right Reveille to regular route. ^R

244 Monroe, 246 Bay Area, 247 Fuqua PM I/B Only
3/13/2017 4:00:00 am - 10/31/2017 11:30:00 pm
#METROBus244, #METROBus246 and #METROBus247 will be detoured due to construction until approximately October 31, 2017. Details:

244 Monroe, 246 Bay Area Park and Ride and 247 Fuqua Park and Ride PM Inbound via I-45 North: Exit to Scott St, Exit Scott St ramp, Right Scott, Right I-45 N/B Service Rd to Pease, Left Dowling, Right St. Joseph to regular route.

For more information, please call 713-635-4000. ^A

Construction Detours
3/3/2017 12:00:00 am - 10/2/2017 12:00:00 am
#METROBus244, #METROBus246 and #METROBus247 I/B routes detoured due to ramp closure at I-45N. Please plan accordingly.

I/B DETOUR: Via I-45 North, Exit to "Downtown Destination" Scott Street, Exit Scott Street ramp, Right on Scott, Right on I-45 N/B service road to St. Joseph to regular route

For more information, please call 713-635-4000. ^R

45 Tidwell
11/22/2016 12:00:00 am - 11/22/2017 11:30:00 pm
Beginning November 22, #METROBus45 will be detoured due to construction. The route will travel along W. Tidwell from Ella/Wheatley to N. Shepherd.
Please plan accordingly.
For more information, please call 713-635-4000. ^B