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GTFS Data & Shapefiles

General Transit Feed Specification (GTFS)

METRO RTA’s transit data is available in the General Transit Feed Specification (GTFS). This dataset includes schedule data for all of METRO’s fixed routes. The feed allows METRO to share our public transit information with developers.

Geographic Information Systems Shapefile

METRO RTA bus route data is also available in shapefile form for use in Geographic Information Systems software. This data can be used for mapping and analysis purposes. Please note shapefiles do not contain bus stop data.

Download the Data

GTFS Real-Time Feed

Please note GTFS Real-Time links are for developers and are not normal browser links. 

Using the Data

This data feed is free to download and use in applications. It is updated periodically as schedules, routes, and/or stops change. Please email if you have comments or questions about this data. To learn more about GTFS, visit Google's dedicated page.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is GTFS?

GTFS is the acronym of General Transit Feed Specification, a feed that allows transit agencies to publish their data for developers to use when they write applications. For more information, visit Google’s dedicated page.

What’s included in METRO’s GTFS feed?

How often are METRO’s GTFS and Shapefiles updated?

How can I have access to METRO’s GTFS data feed and Shapefiles?

I believe there’s an error in the data. How can I let METRO know about this?

How much does it cost to use this data?

Can I sell this data to other developers?

I have more questions. Who can I contact?

METRO RTA disclaims and accepts no responsibility for any and all damage, loss or liability, whether direct, indirect or consequential, which arises or may arise from the data on this website or the use thereof by any person or entity. Any user of this information accepts the same as is, with all faults or discrepancies, and assumes all responsibility for the use thereof, and further covenants and agrees to hold METRO RTA harmless from and against any damage, loss or liability arising from any use of the information. Check back periodically to assure you have the most up-to-date data.