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Metrobus operates on two schedules each year...
...a Fall/Winter Schedule that operates from early September until late June...
...and a Summer Schedule that operates from late June until early September.


Privacy Statement


Metrobus is committed to the privacy and security of your electronic commerce. For your full understanding, the following statement details our information gathering and dissemination practices, as well as our security measures.


What information do we collect?
We collect information from you when you register on our sites, place an order, subscribe to our newsletter, respond to a survey or fill out a form.

When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number or credit card information. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

For what reasons do we use your information?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
  • To personalize your experience
    (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs)
  • To improve our website
    (we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you)
  • To improve customer service
    (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs)
  • To process transactions
  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature
  • To send periodic emails
    The email address you provide for order processing, may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, related product or service information, etc.  Our email practices are conducted in accordance with Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation, and any and all email correspondence received from us will contain easily identifiable unsubscribe links.

How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or access your personal information.

We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and who are required to keep the information confidential.

Upon completion of financial transactions, Metrobus does not store credit card numbers.

Do we use cookies?
Yes (cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

We use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart, understand and save your preferences for future visits, keep track of advertisements and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business.

If you prefer, you can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies via your browser settings. Like most websites, if you turn your cookies off, some of our services may not function properly. However, you can still place orders over the telephone by contacting our Customer Service Centre at 722-9400.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third party links
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Your Consent
By using our site, you consent to our Privacy Policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy
If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page.

Contacting Us
If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the information below.

St. John's Transportation Commission
25 Messenger Drive
St. John's NL  A1B 0H6

Online contact information can be found at http://www.metrobus.com

Privacy Policy prepared by St. John's Transportation Commisssion, updated 03/11/2015

Metrobus Transit

m-Mobile available in the iPhone App Store and on Google Play for Android devices

m-Mobile is everything you need to ride public transit in St. John's, NL, Canada.

Plan a trip, view a schedule, find out if your bus is on time, read the latest service bulletins, login to view details about your m-Card or chat live with one of our helpful and friendly Information Service Reps.

Allow this app to use your current location and it will detect your location and show the bus stops in your area complete with information about which routes service those stops.

m-Mobile is the app for people on the move.



Available for Android.   Available for iPhone.

Metrobus Transit

Metrobus Transit works with Google to provide the most accurate and up to date information possible for the Google Transit Trip Planner. Metrobus Transit does not guarantee that the information represented by Google Maps is 100% accurate or up to date and is not responsible for points of interest available within Google Maps. If you cannot find the point of interest you're looking for we recommend you try entering the civic address.

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You can fill out the form below or simply text METROBUS to 393939


Stay up-to-date with text alerts. The minute we post a service bulletin, we'll send the same bulletin to your mobile device.  To subscribe, complete the form below and click 'Submit'. We do not charge for this service, regular texting fees charged by your wireless service provider will apply.


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 e.g. 150 Water Street, St. John's, NL

e.g. Avalon Mall, St. John's, NL

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IDEA Centre

Visit our IDEA Centre and participate in online discussion and research to improve your transit system.


  • How does Metrobus Transit compare to other Canadian transit systems
    (compared to transit systems servicing a base population of 50-150K, 2013 data provided by the Canadian Urban Transit Association)


    RC Ratio 35.1% 36.0%
    Revenue/Revenue Vehicle Hour $46.32 $37.20
    Expenses/Revenue Vehicle Hour $132.01 $108.66
       Adjusted Fuel Cost/Revenue Vehicle Hour -$2.45  
       Adjusted Tax Rate/Revenue Vehicle Hour -$3.37  
    Expenses/Revenue Vehicle Hour (adj.) $126.19 $108.66
    Rides/Capita 24.1 27.1
    Average Fare $1.81 $1.58


    Ridership Reports

     Service Standards

    Metrobus Transit Ridership Information 2014 2013  
       Service Area Population 127,455 127,455  
       Annual Ridership 2,964,276* 3,012,953 *new transfer policy
       Revenue Hours 130,930 127,208  
       Rides per Revenue Hour 22.6 23.7  
    Metrobus Transit Ridership by Fare Option      
       Monthly & Semester Pass 49% 49%  
       10-Ride Pass 15% 15%  
       Cash Ridership 36% 36%  
    Metrobus Transit Ridership by Fare Classification      
       Adult Ridership (over 18) 88% 88%  
       Senior Ridership (over 65) 5% 4%  
       Child Ridership (3 to 17) 7% 8%  
    Metrobus Transit Service Information      
       No. of Routes 25 25  
       No. of Customer Calls per Year 268,666 271,137  
       Unique Web Visits per Month 512,558 560,550  
       Customer Compliments 50 70  
       Customer Requests/Suggestions 53 98  
       Customer Complaints 351 398  
    Metrobus Transit Vehicle Information      
       Active Fleet Size (conventional transit buses) 53 53  
       Kilometres Traveled 2,947,313 2,773,494  
       Average Age of Buses in Fleet 9.1 years 9.9 years  




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