Billings Metropolitan Transit

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Billings Metropolitan Transit or MET Transit provides fixed-route and paratransit bus service to the City of Billings.

Routes

Maps & schedules

Weekday

Midday

  • 1M Metlink
  • 18M Heights

Peak

  • 2P Rimrock
  • 4P Parkhill
  • 6P Lewis
  • 8P Miles
  • 12P Overland Ave.
  • 13P Southwest
  • 14P Alkali
  • 15P Hilltop
  • 16P Main
  • 17P Bench

Regular

  • 3D Crosstown
  • 5D Grand
  • 7D Broadwater
  • 9D Central
  • 10D Southside
  • 19D Southside Loop

Tripper

  • T1 Castlerock
  • T2 Riverside

Fares

Current

Facilities

Garage/Office

  • Address: 1705 Monad Rd., Billings, MT 59101
  • Email: METTransit@ci.billings.mt.us
  • Phone: 406-657-8218
    • MET Special Transit: 406-248-8805

Downtown Terminal

  • Address: 220 N. 25th St.

Stewart Park Terminal

  • Address: Rimrock Mall

Roster

Not up to date since 2012

Active

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
1801-1806 Billings Metropolitan Transit 1802a.jpg 2004 Gillig Phantom 35'
(C20B102N4)
Detroit Diesel
Series 50 EGR
Allison B400R
1807-1816 Billings Metropolitan Transit 1816a.jpg
Billings Metropolitan Transit 1810a.jpg
2005 Gillig Phantom 35'
(C21B102N4)
Cummins ISM Allison B400R
1817 Billings Metropolitan Transit 1817a.jpg 2007 Gillig Phantom 35'
(C21B102N4)
Cummins ISM Allison B400R
1818-1819 Billings Metropolitan Transit 1818a.jpg 2011 Gillig Low Floor 35'
(G27B102N4)
Cummins ISL9 Allison B400R

Retired

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
1825-1839 11-12/1979 GMC RTS-03
(T7H-203)
Detroit Diesel 8V71N Allison V730
  • A couple of units were bought by Transit Sales International in the early 2000's.
    • 1832 & 1833 were bought by a private owner in Mesa, AZ. 1832 was sold to Scott Richards/Regional Transit Service, but was eventually scrapped. 1833 was listed for sale on ebay in San Bernardino, CA in January 2017.[1]
1828-1833 Billings Metropolitan Transit 1830a.jpg 2002 Nova Bus RTS-06 WFD
(72VW)
Detroit Diesel
Series 50
Allison
VR731RH
All were active as of April 11, 2012, retired by 2018
1840-1842 1/1984 GMC RTS-04
(T7J-204)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison V730
1843-1844 1/1987 GMC RTS-06
(T7J-606)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison V731
1845 1/1991 TMC RTS-06
(T70-606)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison VR731
1846-1860 Billings Metropolitan Transit 1860a.jpg 10/1991 TMC RTS-06 (T70-606) Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison VR731 1860 was active as spare unit in 2012.
1864-1865 1998 ElDorado National EZ Rider First low floor buses
1885 Billings Metropolitan Transit 1885a.jpg 2008 or newer Ford/StarTrans E-450/Senator
1887 Billings Metropolitan Transit 1887a.jpg 2008 or newer Ford/StarTrans E-450/Senator
1897 Billings Metropolitan Transit 1897a.jpg 2008 or newer Ford/Starcraft E-450/Allstar?

External Links

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