Providing Public Transportation
Alternatives for the Greater
Phoenix Metro Area

Transit Service Changes

Valley Metro service changes occur as a way to develop an effective regional transit system that supports Valley communities, businesses and residents. The following information is an overview of the service changes being implemented on April 27, 2015.

April 27, 2015 Service Changes Overview


Local Routes

Route 13 – Buckeye* Modify route at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.
Route 108 – Elliot/48th St In Phoenix, eliminate trips traveling on Frye Rd.


Express/RAPID Routes

Route 573 –
Northwest Valley Express
In Glendale, relocate existing park-and-ride at Home Depot (61st Ave. and Behrend Dr.) to Safeway (67th Ave. and Beardsley Rd.).
Route 575 –
Northwest Valley Express
In Glendale, relocate existing park-and-ride at Home Depot (61st Ave. and Behrend Dr.) to Safeway (67th Ave. and Beardsley Rd.).
Central South Mountain East RAPID* New route to serve new park-and-ride located on northeast corner of 24th St. and Baseline Rd. in Phoenix.


Rural Route

Route 685 – Ajo/Gila Bend Add four weekday trips within the city of Buckeye.


Schedule Adjustments Only

Check the following routes for schedule changes:
Route 41 – Indian School*
Route 45 – Broadway
Route 61 – Southern
Route 72 – Scottsdale/Rural
Route 77 – Baseline
Route 81 – Hayden/McClintock
Route 96 – Dobson
Route 514 – Scottsdale Express
Route 562 – Goodyear Express
Central South Mountain West RAPID*
Valley Metro LINK – Arizona Ave/Country Club Dr

*City of Phoenix operated