Detours & Service Changes

Detours

Route 7 & 7/8 Detour of Waukesha Memorial Hospital

 Route 8

Route 8 and 7/8  detour on Michigan Ave.  is back on effective November 20, 2019   









Waukesha Metro Transit (METRO) and Waukesha County Transit will operate the following service during the holiday period:

Monday, December 24, 2018- All Metro routes & Metrolift will operate as scheduled until 6:15 pm. The last trips leave the Downtown Transit Center (DTC) at 6:15 pm and will not operate back to the Transit Center. The last Route 1 leaving the Transit Center going to Brookfield Square that will connect with the MCTS Gold Line will leave at 5:15PM. The last trip leaving Brookfield Square on Route 1 is at 6:00 pm. The DTC Customer Service Window will be CLOSED. Waukesha County ADA Paratransit Service, and Routes 901, 904, 905 & 906 will operate as scheduled.

Tuesday, December 25, 2018- No service on Metro, Metrolift, or Waukesha County routes 901, 904, 905, and 906 nor ADA Paratransit Service. The MCTS Gold Line will operate a Sunday schedule.

Wednesday, December 26th -Sunday, December 30, 2018- All services will operate as scheduled.

Monday December 31, 2018- All services will operate as scheduled. The DTC Customer Service Window will be CLOSED. 

Tuesday, January 1, 2019- No service on Metro, Metrolift, or Waukesha County routes 901, 904, 905, and 906 nor ADA Paratransit Service. The MCTS Gold Line will operate a Sunday Schedule after 3:00 AM.

Wednesday, January 2, 2019- All services will operate as scheduled. Note the Routes 901 & 905 will operate new schedules effective January 2, 2019.

Happy Holidays!

Waukesha Metro Transit (METRO) and Waukesha County Transit will operate the following service during the holiday period:

Monday, December 24, 2018- All Metro routes & Metrolift will operate as scheduled until 6:15 pm. The last trips leave the Downtown Transit Center (DTC) at 6:15 pm and will not operate back to the Transit Center. The last Route 1 leaving the Transit Center going to Brookfield Square that will connect with the MCTS Gold Line will leave at 5:15PM. The last trip leaving Brookfield Square on Route 1 is at 6:00 pm. The DTC Customer Service Window will be CLOSED. Waukesha County ADA Paratransit Service, and Routes 901, 904, 905 & 906 will operate as scheduled.

Tuesday, December 25, 2018- No service on Metro, Metrolift, or Waukesha County routes 901, 904, 905, and 906 nor ADA Paratransit Service. The MCTS Gold Line will operate a Sunday schedule.

Wednesday, December 26th -Sunday, December 30, 2018- All services will operate as scheduled.

Monday December 31, 2018- All services will operate as scheduled. The DTC Customer Service Window will be CLOSED. 

Tuesday, January 1, 2019- No service on Metro, Metrolift, or Waukesha County routes 901, 904, 905, and 906 nor ADA Paratransit Service. The MCTS Gold Line will operate a Sunday Schedule after 3:00 AM.

Wednesday, January 2, 2019- All services will operate as scheduled. Note the Routes 901 & 905 will operate new schedules effective January 2, 2019.

Happy Holidays!

Waukesha Metro Transit (METRO) and Waukesha County Transit will operate the following service during the holiday period:

Monday, December 24, 2018- All Metro routes & Metrolift will operate as scheduled until 6:15 pm. The last trips leave the Downtown Transit Center (DTC) at 6:15 pm and will not operate back to the Transit Center. The last Route 1 leaving the Transit Center going to Brookfield Square that will connect with the MCTS Gold Line will leave at 5:15PM. The last trip leaving Brookfield Square on Route 1 is at 6:00 pm. The DTC Customer Service Window will be CLOSED. Waukesha County ADA Paratransit Service, and Routes 901, 904, 905 & 906 will operate as scheduled.

Tuesday, December 25, 2018- No service on Metro, Metrolift, or Waukesha County routes 901, 904, 905, and 906 nor ADA Paratransit Service. The MCTS Gold Line will operate a Sunday schedule.

Wednesday, December 26th -Sunday, December 30, 2018- All services will operate as scheduled.

Monday December 31, 2018- All services will operate as scheduled. The DTC Customer Service Window will be CLOSED. 

Tuesday, January 1, 2019- No service on Metro, Metrolift, or Waukesha County routes 901, 904, 905, and 906 nor ADA Paratransit Service. The MCTS Gold Line will operate a Sunday Schedule after 3:00 AM.

Wednesday, January 2, 2019- All services will operate as scheduled. Note the Routes 901 & 905 will operate new schedules effective January 2, 2019.

Happy Holidays!

Waukesha Metro Transit (METRO) and Waukesha County Transit will operate the following service during the holiday period:

Monday, December 24, 2018- All Metro routes & Metrolift will operate as scheduled until 6:15 pm. The last trips leave the Downtown Transit Center (DTC) at 6:15 pm and will not operate back to the Transit Center. The last Route 1 leaving the Transit Center going to Brookfield Square that will connect with the MCTS Gold Line will leave at 5:15PM. The last trip leaving Brookfield Square on Route 1 is at 6:00 pm. The DTC Customer Service Window will be CLOSED. Waukesha County ADA Paratransit Service, and Routes 901, 904, 905 & 906 will operate as scheduled.

Tuesday, December 25, 2018- No service on Metro, Metrolift, or Waukesha County routes 901, 904, 905, and 906 nor ADA Paratransit Service. The MCTS Gold Line will operate a Sunday schedule.

Wednesday, December 26th -Sunday, December 30, 2018- All services will operate as scheduled.

Monday December 31, 2018- All services will operate as scheduled. The DTC Customer Service Window will be CLOSED. 

Tuesday, January 1, 2019- No service on Metro, Metrolift, or Waukesha County routes 901, 904, 905, and 906 nor ADA Paratransit Service. The MCTS Gold Line will operate a Sunday Schedule after 3:00 AM.

Wednesday, January 2, 2019- All services will operate as scheduled. Note the Routes 901 & 905 will operate new schedules effective January 2, 2019.

Happy Holidays!

Service Changes


Waukesha Metro Changes Effective January 6, 2020

Effective Monday, January 6, 2020 the following fare and service changes will occur on Waukesha Metro Transit:

Pass Fare Increase  
Pass Type                   Pass Prices

31 Day Adult Pass $50
31 Day Youth Pass $32
31 Day Senior/Disabled Pass $37
Summer Youth Pass $40

All cash and 10 ride card fares, Day Passes and Metrolift fares will remain the same.  

Service Changes
Weekday Service Changes & Reductions 

Route 1 & 2 Night -Outbound (From the Transit Center) Routes 1 and 2 will combine and operate as Route 1 starting at 7:15 pm on weeknights.   The Night Route 1 will operate from the Transit Center as a Route 1 east on Main St. to Cleveland Ave. and continue on Main St. and operate to Woodman’s then return to Main St. and operate east on Main St., into and out of the Westbrook Shopping Center to HWY 18, east on Hwy 18 to Parklawn Ave. to Abbott Drive, east on Abbott Drive to Kossow Road, north on Kossow to Target.  After leaving Target, the Night Route 1 will operate south on Kossow and resume the daytime Route 1 routing to Brookfield Square.    

Inbound (From Brookfield Square)-Operate as a daytime Route 1 from Brookfield Square until Kossow at Abbott.   Continue north on Kossow Rd. to Target and return south on Kossow to Abbott and operate west on Abbott-Heritage to Springdale Rd.   Cross Springdale road into the Westbrook Shopping Center existing onto Main St. and then operate as a daytime Route 2 to Main St at Nike, then Nike to Dolphin, Dolphin to Coral, Coral to Hwy 164 and Hwy 164 to Main, Main to Manhattan to Woodman’s.  From Woodman’s operate south on Manhattan to Main St., then west on Main St. then resume daytime routing of Route 1 to the Transit Center.  

Route 2-Due to the incorporation of portions of Route 2 into the Night Route 1, the Route 2 service would be eliminated after 7:12 pm.    

Route 5 -Operate the 6:15 pm Outbound trip from the Transit Center to Prairie Ave. at Sunset Dr.  

Route 15-Eliminate the 6:44 pm trip from Meijer to the Transit Center.


Saturday Service Changes & Reductions 

Route 1 & 2 Night- Routes 1 and 2 will combine and operate as a Route 1 as described under the weekday changes.   This would operate starting at 6:50 pm.

Route 2- Due to the incorporation of portions of Route 2 into the Night Route 1, the Route 2 service would be eliminated after 6:45 pm.    

Route 9- Operate the 5:50 pm Outbound trip to Silvernail Rd. and Grandview. Eliminate remaining portion of the Outbound trip as well as the Inbound trip from the Ingleside Hotel at 6:18 pm to the Transit Center.  


Sunday Service Hour Changes & Reductions 

Route 1 & 2 Night- Operate a combined Routes 1 and 2 as Route 1 operating the same route as the Night Route 1 as described in the  weekday changes with the exception of Main St. between East Ave. and Hartwell Ave.  The Sunday Route 1 would operate from Main St. to Arcadian Ave. to Hartwell Ave. serving the Senior House on Arcadian Ave. and vice versa.     

Route 2 - Due to the incorporation of portions of Route 2 into the Sunday Route 1, the Route 2 Sunday service would be eliminated.  

The schedules effective January 6, 2020 for these routes are available below.   Paper schedules will be available at the Transit Center by January 2, 2020.   

 
Route 1 Effective 1/6/2020 Route 2 Effective 1/6/2020

Route 5 Effective 1/6/2020 Route 9 Effective 1/6/2020

Route 15 Effective 1/6/2020



Waukesha County Transit Changes Effective January 2, 2020
Service Changes
Route 906-will operate only one eastbound and westbound trip effective 1/2/2020.  The Route 906 will no longer operate on Wells St and Michigan Ave. in downtown Milwaukee but instead will operate on Wisconsin Ave. from 9th St. to Cass St. and utilize the same bus stops as the Route 901 and 904/905.  This is being done due to the overwhelming support for this change from the passenger survey on this proposed change.    

The new Route 906 schedule is available below.   Printed schedules will be available on the Route 906 bus by December 30th.    

Route 906 Effective 1/2/2020


Route 901- Trips E8, E12 and W10 will be eliminated.  Trips W11 and E11 will operate 5 minutes later than currently.  Trip W12 will operate 10 minutes later than currently

Route 904-Trip OW3 will add a stop at Brookfield Square.
    

Route 905 Trip OW6 will be eliminated.  

The new Route 901 and 904/905 Schedules effective January 2, 2020 are below

Route 901 Effective 1/2/2020 Route 904/905 Effective 1/2/2020

Route 901, 904, 905 & 906 Fares Effective January 2, 2020

Service Operated by Wisconsin Coach Lines

                                                                       

Eastern Fare Zone

Adult cash                                                         $3.75

Student cash                                                     $2.75

Elderly/disabled cash                                        $1.75

Children 5-17                                                     $2.75

Children 4 and under                                         Free

Commuter Book Fare                                        10% discount

Transfers from Metro                                         $1.75

Transfers from MCTS                                        $0.50 discount

Western Fare Zone

Adult Cash                                                        $4.50

Student cash                                                     $3.50

Elderly/disabled cash                                        $2.25

Children 5-17                                                     $3.50

Children 4 and under                                         Free

Commuter Book Fare                                        10% discount

Transfers from MCTS                                        $0.50 discount

Eastern Fare Zone:  All of Route 901, Route 904 east of and including Goerkes Corners, Route 905 east of and including Meadowbrook Transit Station, Route 906 east of and including Big Bend Park-Ride.

Western Fare Zone:  Route 904 any on or off west of Goerkes Corners, Route 905 any on or off west of Meadowbrook Transit Station, Route 906 any on or off west of Big Bend Park-Ride.

Waukesha County Paratransit Service Fares Effective January 2, 2020

Service Operated by National Express (Transit Express)

Fare Type                                            

Standard Zone                                      $7.50

Extended Zone                                      $12.50