Greensboro Transit Authority

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Greensboro Transit Authority (GTA) provides transit service to the city of Greensboro, North Carolina. It was created in 1991 when the City of Greensboro assumed operations of the Duke Power Company.[1] The bus operations and maintenance are currently contracted to Transdev.

Routes

Routes, system map, downtown Greensboro insert map

Weekdays & Saturdays

Operates Monday-Friday 5:15 am-11:30 pm and Saturday 6 am-10 pm

  • 1 - West Wendover Avenue
  • 2 - Four Seasons
  • 3 - North Elm Street
  • 4 - Benbow/Willow Road
  • 5 - Gorrell Street
  • 6 - Summit Avenue
  • 7 - Friendly Avenue
  • 8 - Battleground Avenue
  • 9 - West Market Street
  • 10 - East Market Street
  • 11 - Gate City Boulevard
  • 12 - Randleman Road/South Elm-Eugene Street
  • 13 - Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
  • 14 - Bessemer Avenue/Phillips Avenue
  • 15 - Yanceyville Street/Brightwood School Road
  • 17 (Mon-Fri) - Lawndale Drive

Sundays

Operates from 6 am-6 pm

  • 21 - Summit Avenue/North Elm Street
  • 22 - East Market Street/Bessemer Avenue/Phillips Avenue
  • 23 - Gorrell Street/Benbow Road/Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
  • 24 - Randleman Road/South Elm-Eugene Street
  • 25 - Four Seasons Town Centre/Gate City Boulevard
  • 26 - West Wendover Avenue/West Friendly Avenue
  • 27 - Battleground Avenue/Friendly's Shopping Center

Connector

  • 12A (Mon-Sat) - South Town Connector

Fares

Current

Facilities

GTA Customer Service Center

  • Address: 236-C E. Washington St., Greensboro, NC 27401
  • Phone:
    • Fixed-route customer service: 336-335-6499
    • Specialized Community Area Transportation (SCAT) customer service: 336-373-2732
    • SCAT reservations: 336-333-6589

Operations/Maintenance Facility and Administrative Offices

  • Address: 223 W. Meadowview Rd., Greensboro, NC 27406
  • Phone:
    • Administration: 336-373-2634

Transit Fleet

Current Roster

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
757, 760, 764-765,
794-795, 797-798
2003-04 OBI Orion V
(05.504)
Detroit Diesel Series 50 EGR Allison B400R
  • 757 sold on 11/10/2018.
    • 757 VIN: 1VHAF3A2146502429
  • 764 sold on 11/10/2018.
    • 764 VIN: 1VHAF3A2146502432
846-855 2006 Gillig Low Floor 35' Cummins ISL
836-839, 845,
861-864
2009 Gillig Low Floor 35' Cummins ISL
4100-4103 2011 Gillig BRT HEV 40'
(G30D102N4)
Cummins ISB6.7
759, 802 2015 Gillig BRT HEV 40'
(G30D102N4)
Cummins ISB6.7
782, 807-808,
827, 829
2015 NFI XDE40 Cummins ISB6.7
756, 758, 777,
803, 815
2016 NFI XD40 Cummins ISL9

On Order

Fleet Numbers Year Manufacturer Model Number Engine Transmission Notes
(5 buses) 2017 NFI XD40 Cummins L9 TBD [2]

Retired Roster

This roster is incomplete.

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
819 1995 Gillig Phantom
756, 758-759, 777,
782, 803, 807-808,
815, 827, 829
2003-04 OBI Orion V
(05.504)
Detroit Diesel Series 50 EGR Allison B400R

External Links

References

  1. About GTA, Greensboro Transit Authority. Retrieved on August 17, 2016.
  2. Greensboro Transit Authority Exercises Options for Five 40-Foot Xcelsior Diesel Buses, New Flyer Industries. Dated November 24, 2016, retrieved on November 25, 2016.