Service Alerts

Thanksgiving Holiday Service
11/23/2017 12:00:00 am - 11/24/2017 11:55:00 pm
METRO will NOT offer Park and Ride or HOV/HOT service on Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24. We will resume regular Park and Ride services on Monday, November 27. For more information, visit http://ow.ly/1od730gH9PH ^B

Detours

Blue Mass
11/30/2017 4:00:00 pm - 11/30/2017 7:00:00 pm
Several routes will be detoured on November 30 from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m for Blue Mass. Detour information as follows:

11 Almeda / Lyons S/B - Via St. Joseph, Right San Jacinto, Left Pease, Left Fannin, Right St. Joseph to regular route.

44 Acres Homes N/B - Via St. Joseph, Right San Jacinto, Left Pease, Left Fannin, Right St. Joseph to regular route.

54 Scott N/B - Via San Jacinto, Left Pease, Left Fannin, Right St. Joseph to regular route.

85 Antoine N/B - Via St. Joseph, Right San Jacinto, Left Pease, Left Fannin, Right St. Joseph to regular route.

102 Bush IAH N/B - Via St. Joseph, Right San Jacinto, Left Pease, Left Fannin, Right St. Joseph to regular route.

108 Veterans Memorial N/B - Via St. Joseph, Right San Jacinto, Left Pease, Left Fannin, Right St. Joseph to regular route.


Please plan accordingly. For more information, please call 713-635-4000. ^B

UH Football Game
11/24/2017 5:30:00 am - 11/24/2017 11:55:00 pm
#METROBus4, #METROBus9, and #METROBus29 to be detoured on Friday, November 24 for UH football game.

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

Please plan accordingly. For more information, please call 713-635-4000. ^B

Thanksgiving Detours - Friday
11/24/2017 5:00:00 am - 11/24/2017 11:55:00 pm
Several routes will be detoured Friday following the HEB Thanksgiving Parade.
For more information on service levels, please visit https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/TXMETRO/bulletins/1c50e3b

40 Telephone/Heights S/B - Via W. Dallas, Right Clay, Left Louisiana, Right McKinney to regular route.
40 Telephone/Heights N/B - Via Lamar, Left Smith, Right Polk, Left W. Dallas to regular route.

41 Kirby/Polk E/B - Via W. Dallas, Right Clay, Left Louisiana, Right McKinney to regular route.
41 Kirby/Polk W/B - Via Lamar, Left Smith, Right Polk, Left W. Dallas to regular route.

44 Acres Homes S/B - via Rusk, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

85 Antoine/Washington S/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

160 Memorial City Express E/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

161 Wilcrest Express E/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

162 Memorial Express E/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

261 West Loop P&R O/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

262 Westwood P&R O/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

265 W. Bellfort P&R O/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

269 Hillcroft/Westwood/W. Bellfort P&R O/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

HEB Thanksgiving Day Parade
11/23/2017 5:00:00 am - 11/23/2017 11:55:00 pm
Several routes will be detoured Thursday for the HEB Thanksgiving Day Parade. Detours as follows:
For more information on service levels, please visit https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/TXMETRO/bulletins/1c50e3b

Effective 5:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.
32 Renwick/San Felipe W/B - via Milam, left Texas, right Fannin, right St. Joseph, left Milam to regular route.

40 Telephone /Heights N/B - via Lamar, left Fannin, right West Gray, right Taft, left West Dallas to regular route.
40 Telephone /Heights S/B - via W. Dallas, right Taft, left W. Gray, left Travis and right McKinney to regular route.

41 Kirby/Polk E/B - via W. Dallas, right Taft, left W. Gray, left Travis and right McKinney to regular route.
41 Kirby/Polk W/B - via Lamar, left Fannin, right West Gray, right Taft, left West Dallas to regular route.

44 Acres Homes N/B - via St Joseph, right Travis, left Capitol to regular route.
44 Acres Homes S/B - via Houston Avenue left Washington to Franklin, right Fannin, left Pierce to regular route

82 Westheimer W/B - via Milam, left Texas, right Fannin, right St. Joseph, left Milam to regular route.

85 Antoine/Washington N/B - via St. Joseph, right Travis, left Capitol, right Louisiana to regular route.
85 Antoine/Washington S/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Fannin, left Pierce to regular route.

102 Bus IAH Express I/B via Milam, left Texas, right Fannin, left Pierce to regular route.

160 Memorial City Express E/B - via Smith left Texas, right Fannin, right Gray, right Travis, and right Pierce into the DTTC.
160 Memorial City Express W/B - via St. Joseph, right Travis, left Capitol, right Louisiana to regular route.

161 Wilcrest Express E/B - via Smith left Texas, right Fannin, right Gray, right Travis, right Pierce into the DTTC.
161 Wilcrest Express W/B - via St. Joseph, right Travis, left Capitol, right Louisiana to regular route.

162 Memorial Express E/B - via Smith left Texas, right Fannin, right Gray, right Travis, and right Pierce into the DTTC.
162 Memorial Express W/B - via St. Joseph, right Travis, left Capitol, right Louisiana to regular route.


Effective 2:30 p.m. until end of service
40 Telephone/Heights S/B - Via W. Dallas, Right Clay, Left Louisiana, Right McKinney to regular route.
40 Telephone/Heights N/B - Via Lamar, Left Smith, Right Polk, Left W. Dallas to regular route.

41 Kirby/Polk E/B - Via W. Dallas, Right Clay, Left Louisiana, Right McKinney to regular route.
41 Kirby/Polk W/B - Via Lamar, Left Smith, Right Polk, Left W. Dallas to regular route.

44 Acres Homes S/B - via Rusk, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

85 Antoine/Washington S/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

160 Memorial City Express E/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

161 Wilcrest Express E/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

162 Memorial Express E/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

261 West Loop P&R O/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

262 Westwood P&R O/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

265 W. Bellfort P&R O/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

269 Hillcroft/Westwood/W. Bellfort P&R O/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

TXU Energy Turkey Trot
11/23/2017 3:30:00 am - 11/23/2017 12:30:00 pm
#METROBus9, #METROBus25, and #METROBus33 will be detoured on Thursday for the TXU Energy Turkey Trot. Detours as follows:

9- Gulfton/Holman W/B via Westpark left Buffalo Speedway, right Bissonnet, right 610 North Service Road, Left Fournace to regular route.
9- Gulfton/Holman EB via Fournace right 610 South Service Road, left Bissonnet, left Buffalo Speedway, right Westpark to regular route.

25- Richmond W/B via Richmond, left Weslayan, right S. W. Freeway Service Road, enter Freeway exit Chimney Rock, right Chimney Rock, left Richmond to regular route.
25- Richmond E/B via Richmond, right Chimney Rock, left SW Freewya Service Road, Enter Freeway exit Weslayan, left Weslayan, right Richmond to regular route.

33- Post Oak N/B via S. Rice left Glenmont, right Chimney Rock, right Westhemier, left Post Oak to regular route.
33- Post Oak S/B via Post Oak, right Westheimer, left Chimney Rock, left Glenmont, right S. Rice to regular route.

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

Thanksgiving Parade Preps
11/22/2017 6:00:00 am - 11/22/2017 11:55:00 pm
Several routes will be detoured as crews prepare for the HEB Thanksgiving Day Parade. The following detours are effective for Wednesday, November 22.
For more information on service levels, please visit https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/TXMETRO/bulletins/1c50e3b

Effective at 9 a.m.:
40 Telephone/Heights N/B - Via Lamar, Left Smith, Right Polk, Left W. Dallas to regular route.
40 Telephone/Heights S/B - Via W. Dallas, Right Clay, Left Louisiana, Right McKinney to regular route.

41 Kirby/Polk E/B - Via W. Dallas, Right Clay, Left Louisiana, Right McKinney to regular route.
41 Kirby/Polk W/B - Via Lamar, Left Smith, Right Polk, Left W. Dallas to regular route.

Effective at 6 p.m. (including the above listed):
Bus stop locations Smith @ McKinney and Smith @ Lamar will be closed.

44 Acres Homes S/B - via Rusk, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

85 Antoine/Washington S/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

160 Memorial City Express E/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

161 Wilcrest Express E/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

162 Memorial Express E/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

261 West Loop P&R O/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

262 Westwood P&R O/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

265 W. Bellfort P&R O/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

269 Hillcroft/Westwood/W. Bellfort P&R O/B - via Smith, left Texas, right Milam, right Polk, left Smith to regular route.

3 LANGLEY
11/17/2017 4:18:00 pm - 12/15/2017 4:18:00 pm
#METROBus3 route northbound detoured due to construction at Homestead and Calgary. Please plan accordingly.

DETOUR: via Homestead Road, L) Colton Street, R) Rockaway Drive, L) Calgary Lane to regular route ^R

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 - 12/15/2017 11:55:00 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

Construction Detours
9/5/2017 1:00:00 pm - 12/31/2017 11:55:00 pm
The #METROBus 244, 246, 247, 248 and 249 evening inbound only routes are affected by construction and will have the following detours as a result:

244 Monroe P&R PM Inbound (Via Eastwood TC): From Eastwood T.C. Right Lockwood, Left Leeland, Left Emancipation, Right St. Joseph to regular route.

246 Bay Area P&R PM Inbound (Via Eastwood TC): From Eastwood T.C. Right Lockwood, Left Leeland, Left Emancipation, Right St. Joseph to regular route.

247 Fuqua P&R PM Inbound (Via Eastwood TC): From Eastwood T.C. Right Lockwood, Left Leeland, Left Emancipation, Right St. Joseph to regular route.

248 Eldorado P&R PM Inbound (Via Eastwood TC): From Eastwood T.C. Right Lockwood, Left Leeland, Left Emancipation, Right St. Joseph to regular route.

249 Monroe/Fuqua/Eldorado/Bay Area P&R PM Inbound (Via Eastwood TC): From Eastwood T.C. Right Lockwood, Left Leeland, Left Emancipation, Right St. Joseph to regular route.

Expect longer transit times until resolved. ^A