Valley Metro

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Valley Metro is the public transit system serving the city of Phoenix and county of Maricopa, Arizona.

Routes

Maps & Schedules

Division key:

  • Blue - Transdev-Phoenix
  • Orange - First Transit-Phoenix
  • Pink - First Transit-RPTA
  • Purple - Total Transit-Glendale/RPTA
  • Brown - Ajo Transportation-RPTA
  • Olive - RTW Management-Scottsdale
  • Turquoise - City of Glendale

Local routes

  • Route 0 - Central Avenue
  • Route 1 - Washington/Jefferson Street
  • Route 3 - Van Buren Street
  • Route 7 - 7th Street
  • Route 8 - 7th Avenue
  • Route 10 - Roosevelt
  • Route 12 - 12th Street
  • Route 13 - Buckeye Road
  • Route 15 - 15th Avenue
  • Route 16 - 16th Street
  • Route 17 - McDowell Road
  • Route 17A - Avondale via McDowell Road
  • Route 19 - 19th Avenue
  • Route 27 - 27th Avenue
  • Route 28 - Lower Buckeye Road
  • Route 29 - Thomas Road
  • Route 30 - University Drive
  • Route 32 - 32nd Street/40th Street
  • Route 35 - 35th Avenue
  • Route 39 - North 40th Street
  • Route 40 - Main Street
  • Route 41 - Indian School Road
  • Route 43 - 43rd Avenue
  • Route 44 - 44th St/Tatum Boulevard
  • Route 45 - Broadway
  • Route 48 - 48th Street
  • Route 50 - Camelback Road
  • Route 51 - 51st Avenue
  • Route 52 - Roeser Road
  • Route 56 - Priest Drive
  • Route 59 - 59th Avenue
  • Route 60 - Bethany Home Road
  • Route 61 - Southern Avenue
  • Route 62 - Hardy Road
  • Route 65 - Mill/Kyrene/Hardy
  • Route 66 - Mill/Kyrene
  • Route 67 - 67th Avenue
  • Route 70 - 24th Street/Glendale Avenue
  • Route 72 - Scottsdale Road/Rural Road
  • Route 75 - 75th Avenue
  • Route 77 - Baseline Road
  • Route 80 - Northern Avenue/Shea Blvd
  • Route 81 - Hayden Rd/McClintock Drive
  • Route 83 - 83rd Avenue
  • Route 90 - Dunlap/Cave Creek Road
  • Route 96 - Dobson Road
  • Route 104 - Alma School Road
  • Route 106 - Peoria Avenue
  • Route 108 - Elliot Road/48th Street
  • Route 112 - Country Club/Arizona Avenue
  • Route 120 - Mesa Drive
  • Route 122 - Cactus Road
  • Route 128 - Stapley Drive
  • Route 136 - Gilbert Road
  • Route 138 - Thunderbird Road
  • Route 140 - Ray Road
  • Route 138 - Thunderbird Road
  • Route 154 - Greenway Road
  • Route 156 - Chandler Boulevard
  • Route 170 - Bell Road
  • Route 184 - Power Road
  • Route 186 - Union Hills Drive/Mayo Blvd

Community circulators

  • Avondale ZOOM North
  • Avondale ZOOM South
  • Glendale Urban Shuttle 1, 2 & 3
  • Mesa Downtown BUZZ
  • Phoenix Neighborhood Circulator - ALEX (Ahwatukee)
  • Phoenix Neighborhood Circulator - DASH (Downtown)
  • Phoenix Neighborhood Circulator - DASH (Gov. Loop)
  • Phoenix Neighborhood Circulator - MARY (Maryvale)
  • Phoenix Neighborhood Circulator - SMART (Sunnyslope)
  • Scottsdale 68th St/Camelback Rd Trolley
  • Scottsdale Miller/Hayden Trolley
  • Scottsdale Mustang Trolley
  • Scottsdale Old Town Trolley
  • FLASH Forward (Arizona State University)
  • FLASH Back (Arizona State University)
  • Tempe - Orbit Earth
  • Tempe - Orbit Jupiter
  • Tempe - Orbit Mars
  • Tempe - Orbit Mercury
  • Tempe - Orbit Saturn
  • Tempe - Orbit Venus

Express routes

  • GL Grand Avenue Limited
  • 514 Scottsdale
  • 520 North Tempe
  • 521 Central Tempe
  • 522 South Tempe
  • 531 Mesa/Gilbert
  • 533 Mesa
  • 535 Northeast Mesa
  • 541 Chandler/Mesa
  • 542 Chandler
  • 562 Goodyear
  • 563 Avondale/Buckeye
  • 571 Surprise
  • 573 West Glendale
  • 575 North Glendale
  • 685 Gila Bend Regional Connector

Rapid buses

  • SR-51 Rapid
  • I-10 East Rapid
  • I-10 West Rapid
  • I-17 Rapid
  • South Mountain East Rapid (via 24th Street)
  • South Mountain West Rapid (via Central Avenue)

Fares

Current

Facilities

Ajo Transportation-RPTA Division

  • Address: 1248 North State Route 85, Ajo, AZ 85321

City of Glendale Division

  • Address: 6210 West Myrtle Ave., Glendale, AZ 85301

RTW Management-Scottsdale Division (operations only, maintenance in-house by City of Scottsdale)

  • Address: 9191 E San Salvador Dr, Scottsdale, AZ 85258

Total Transit-Glendale/RPTA Division (Total Transit)

  • Address: 4600 West Camelback Rd., Glendale, AZ 85301

First Transit RPTA Mesa Division

  • Address: 3320 North Greenfield Rd., Mesa, AZ 85215

First Transit RPTA Tempe Division

  • Address: 2050 West Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe, AZ 85281

Transdev Phoenix North Division

  • Address: 2010 West Desert Cove Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85029

Transdev Phoenix South Division

  • Address: 2225 West Lower Buckeye Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85009

First Transit Phoenix West Division

  • Address: 405 North 79th Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85043

Bus Roster

Current

Fleet number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Operator(s) Notes
1461-1500 2007 StarTrans Senator Ford 6.8L Triton V10 Ford 4R100 Transdev-Phoenix
First Transit-Phoenix
Used on Phoenix neighborhood circulator routes.
? 2014 ElDorado Aero Elite International MaxxForce 7 Allison 1000 5-speed Total Transit-Glendale/RPTA Used on the Avondale ZOOM neighborhood circulator.
? 2010 ElDorado Passport GM Duramax 6.6L Allison 2200 PTS Ajo Transportation-RPTA Used on route 685-Gila Bend Regional Connector service.
1551-1584 2013 Starcraft Allstar Ford Triton V10 6.8L CNG Ford 6R140 First Transit-RPTA
1585-1588 2013 Starcraft Allstar Ford Triton V10 6.8L Ford 6R140 First Transit-RPTA
  • Owned by the RPTA and used on the Downtown Mesa BUZZ neighborhood circulator route.
  • Replaced 2005 model StarTrans Bus Senator and ElDorado National Aerotech buses.
1600-1604 2015 Starcraft Allstar Ford Triton V10 6.8L CNG Ford 6R140 First Transit-RPTA
  • Owned by the City of Tempe and used on the Tempe ORBIT circulator routes.
1605-1612 2017-18 ElDorado E-Z Rider II BRT 32' CNG Cummins Westport ISL G Voith D864.6 First Transit-RPTA Was originally supposed to be ordered by the City of Phoenix, order transferred to the RPTA and the City of Tempe for use on the ORBIT circulator routes.
1613-1616 2018 Starcraft Allstar XL Cummins B6.7 Allison 1000 5-speed Ajo Transportation-RPTA
  • IC Bus TC Chassis.
  • Used on route 685-Gila Bend Regional Connector service.
1617-1619 2018 ARBOC Spirit of Liberty 29' Cummins B6.7 Allison B220 Total Transit-Glendale/RPTA Used to start Avondale ZOOM North route.
1623-1627 2018 ElDorado E-Z Rider II BRT 32' CNG Cummins Westport L9N First Transit-RPTA Owned by the City of Tempe and used on the Tempe ORBIT circulator routes.
1631-1642 2019 ElDorado E-Z Rider II BRT 32' CNG Cummins Westport L9N First Transit-RPTA Owned by the City of Tempe and used on the Tempe ORBIT circulator routes.
4501-4504 2013 Gillig Trolley Replica HEV 29'
(G30E102R2)
Cummins ISB6.7 Allison H 40 EP hybrid system RTW Management-Scottsdale
  • Buses ordered by the RPTA for the City of Scottsdale.
  • Buses are options from Florida Consortium led by LYNX in Orlando.
  • Used on Scottsdale Trolley.
4505-4508 2013 Gillig Low Floor HEV 29'
(G30E102R2)
Cummins ISB6.7 Allison H 40 EP hybrid system RTW Management-Scottsdale
  • Buses ordered by the RPTA for the City of Scottsdale.
  • Buses are options from Florida Consortium led by LYNX in Orlando.
  • Used on Scottsdale Trolley.
4509-4513 2013 Gillig Low Floor HEV 35'
(G30B102N4)
Cummins ISB6.7 Allison H 40 EP hybrid system RTW Management-Scottsdale
  • Buses ordered by the RPTA for the City of Scottsdale.
  • Buses are options from Florida Consortium led by LYNX in Orlando.
  • Used on Scottsdale Trolley.
4514-4517 2017 Gillig Low Floor CNG 35'
(G31B102N4)
Cummins Westport L9N RTW Management-Scottsdale
5001-5120 2014 NFI C40LFR Cummins Westport ISL G Allison B400R Transdev-Phoenix
First Transit-Phoenix
  • Replaced most of 1998 Phoenix NABI 40-LFW fleet.
  • Buses are options off RPTA contract.
5121-5200 2015-16 Gillig Low Floor CNG 40'
(G27D102N4)
Cummins Westport ISL G Allison B400R Transdev-Phoenix
First Transit-Phoenix
  • Replaced 1998 and 1999 Phoenix-owned NABI 40-LFW buses, and most 2001 Phoenix-owned NABI 40-LFW buses.
5201-5240 2017 Gillig Low Floor CNG 40'
(G31D102N4)
Cummins Westport L9N Allison B400R Transdev-Phoenix
First Transit-Phoenix
5241-5274 2018 Gillig Low Floor CNG 40'
(G31D102N4)
Cummins Westport L9N Allison B400R Transdev-Phoenix
First Transit-Phoenix

Replaced remaining 2001 Phoenix-owned NABI 40-LFW buses and some 2007 New Flyer D40LFs.

5600-5611 2018 Gillig Low Floor 40'
(G27D102N4)
Cummins L9 Allison B400R Transdev-Phoenix
First Transit-Phoenix

Replacing Remaining 2007 New Flyer D40LFs.

5612-5644 2019 Gillig Low Floor 40'
(G27D102N4)
Cummins L9 Transdev-Phoenix
First Transit-Phoenix
6453-6456 2007 NFI D40LFR Cummins ISL ZF 6HP594C First Transit-RPTA
Total Transit-Glendale/RPTA
  • Owned by the RPTA.
  • Originally all operated in the East Valley, most moved to the West Valley in October 2014.
6457-6460, 6481-6500 Valley Metro 6481-a.jpg 2007 NFI D40LFR Cummins ISL ZF 6HP594C Total Transit-Glendale/RPTA
  • All buses owned by the RPTA.
  • Semi-suburban config (highback non-reclining seats with headrests).
6501-6596 Valley Metro 6528-a.jpg 2007 NFI D40LF Cummins ISL Allison B400R Transdev-Phoenix
First Transit-Phoenix
6648-6668 2009 NFI C40LFR Cummins Westport ISL G ZF 6HP594C First Transit-RPTA
  • All buses owned by the RPTA.
  • Lower numbered buses based at the Tempe facility, higher numbered buses based at the Mesa facility.
  • 6667 and 6668 in silver RPTA livery and feature purplish gray seat cloths instead of blue.
6669-6675 Valley Metro 6669.jpg 2010 NFI L40LFR Cummins Westport ISL G ZF 6HP594C First Transit-RPTA
  • Owned by the City of Tempe.
  • Options from RPTA contract.
  • Only 6669 in current green Tempe livery.
6676-6697 Valley Metro 6678-a.jpg 2011 NFI C40LFR Cummins Westport ISL G ZF 6HP594C First Transit-RPTA
  • Owned by the City of Tempe.
  • Options from RPTA contract.
  • Replaced some Tempe-operated NABI 35/40-LFW buses built 1998-2000.
6698-6713 2012 NFI C40LFR Cummins Westport ISL G ZF 6HP594C First Transit-RPTA
  • Owned by the City of Tempe.
  • Options from RPTA contract.
  • Replaced some Tempe-operated NABI 35/40-LFW buses built 1998-2000.
6714-6733 Valley Metro 6731-a.jpg 2012 NFI C40LFR Cummins Westport ISL G ZF 6HP594C First Transit-RPTA
  • Owned by the RPTA and based at the Tempe facility.
  • Suburban configuration (no rear door).
  • Replaced Nova Bus RTS buses.
6734-6749 2013 NFI C40LFR Cummins Westport ISL G ZF 6HP594C First Transit-RPTA
  • Owned by the City of Tempe.
  • Options from RPTA contract.
  • Replaced remaining Tempe-owned 35/40-LFW fleet.
6750-6758 2016 Gillig Low Floor CNG 40'
(G27D102N4)
Cummins Westport ISL G ZF 6AP1400B First Transit-RPTA Used for service expansion.
6759-6770 2017 Gillig Low Floor CNG 40'
(G31D102N4)
Cummins Westport ISL G Voith D864.6 First Transit-RPTA Replaced some 2006 New Flyer C40LFRs.
6771-6810 2018 Gillig Low Floor CNG 40'
(G31D102N4)
Cummins Westport L9N Voith D864.6 First Transit-RPTA Replacing remaining 2006 New Flyer C40LFRs.
6811-6822 2018 NFI XN40 Cummins Westport L9N First Transit-RPTA 2019 model year buses.
6823-6846 2019 NFI XN40 Cummins Westport L9N First Transit-RPTA
6847-6873 2020 NFI XN40 Cummins Westport L9N First Transit-RPTA
7001-7009 2010 NFI D40LFA Cummins ISL ZF 6HP594C First Transit-RPTA
  • Owned by the RPTA and based at the Mesa facility.
  • Ex-LINK buses.
7101-7123 2003 NABI 45C-LFW LNG Detroit Diesel Series 50G Allison B500R Transdev-Phoenix
7124-7164 2004 NABI 45C-LFW LNG Detroit Diesel Series 50G Allison B500R Transdev-Phoenix (7124-7156)
First Transit-RPTA (7157-7164)
First Transit-RPTA operated buses owned by the City of Tempe.
7165-7172 2016 NFI XN60 Cummins Westport ISL G Allison B500R Transdev-Phoenix BRT-styled buses, for use on RAPID routes.
7173-7174 2017 NFI XN60 Cummins Westport L9N Allison B500R Transdev-Phoenix BRT-styled buses, for use on RAPID routes.
7175-7185 2019 NFI XN60 Cummins Westport L9N Transdev-Phoenix BRT-styled buses, for use on RAPID routes.
7300-7309 2017 NFI XN40 Cummins Westport L9N Allison B400R Transdev-Phoenix
  • BRT-styled buses, for use on RAPID routes.
7310-7323 2019 NFI XN40 Cummins Westport L9N Transdev-Phoenix
  • BRT-styled buses, for use on RAPID routes.
8051-8064 2008 NFI D60LF Cummins ISL Allison B500R Transdev-Phoenix
8065-8081 Valley Metro 8071-a.jpg 2011 NFI DE60LFR Cummins ISL9 Allison H 50 EP hybrid system First Transit-RPTA
  • Owned by the City of Tempe.
  • Options from ABQ RIDE contract.
8082-8101 2016 NFI XD60 Cummins ISL9 Allison B500R First Transit-Phoenix Replaced 2003 D60LF buses.
8102-8121 2017 NFI XD60 Cummins L9 Allison B500R Transdev-Phoenix
First Transit-Phoenix
Replacing 2007 D60LF buses.
8122-8127 2019 NFI XD60 Cummins L9 Transdev-Phoenix
First Transit-Phoenix
  • Replacing 2007 D60LF buses.
  • 2020 model year buses.
8511-8520 2008 NFI D60LFA Cummins ISL ZF 6HP604C First Transit-RPTA
  • Owned by the RPTA
  • 8511-8514 based at the Tempe facility.
  • 8515-8520 based at the Mesa facility.
  • Options from Cleveland RTA order.
  • 8511-8515 in silver front livery.
  • 8516-8520 in purple front livery.
8521-8530 2017 NFI XN60 Cummins Westport ISL G Voith D864.6 First Transit-RPTA Replaced RPTA-owned NABI 60-BRT buses.

Future

Fleet number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Operator(s) Notes
(10) 2020-2022 NFI XN60 Cummins Westport L9N TBA First Transit-RPTA May be used for service expansion and to replace the 2008 New Flyer D60LFA buses.
TBA 2020-2024 MCI D45 CRT LE and D45 CRT Cummins X12 Allison B500 First Transit-RPTA
Total Transit-Glendale/RPTA
Four D45 CRT LE buses to be delivered Summer 2020 (MCI Unit Numbers 81086-81089), with options for up to 50 buses total
TBA 2020-2024 MCI D45 CRT LE and D45 CRT Cummins X12 Allison B500 First Transit-RPTA
Total Transit-Glendale/RPTA
Four D45 CRT LE buses to be delivered Summer 2020 (MCI Unit Numbers 81086-81089), with options for up to 50 buses total
(17) 2021-2022 Gillig Low Floor CNG 29' Cummins Westport ISL G TBA First Transit-RPTA To be used on Tempe Orbit.

In addition, the City of Phoenix and Valley Metro RPTA have signed options with New Flyer Industries for BRT-styled diesel and/or CNG buses either in 40-foot or 60-foot lengths. Should these options be exercised, however, they will only be ordered in a single length.

Retired

Fleet number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
? 2005 StarTrans Senator Ford PowerStroke V8 6.0L Ford 5R110W
  • Former East Valley Dial-a-Ride buses, used from 2008 to 2013 on Downtown Mesa BUZZ neighborhood circulator route.
  • Retired December 2013.
? 2005 ElDorado Aerotech Ford PowerStroke V8 6.0L Ford 5R110W
  • Former Maricopa County Special Transportation Services buses, purchased by the RPTA to expand service on Downtown Mesa BUZZ neighborhood circulator route.
  • Retired December 2013.
? 2008 ElDorado Aerotech Ford PowerStroke V8 6.4L Ford 5R110W Former East Valley Dial-a-Ride buses, used on the Avondale ZOOM neighborhood circulator from 2012 to 2014.
? 1974 GMC T8H-5307A Detroit Diesel 8V71N Allison Ex-Sun Tran 1475-1478; bought in 1989.
250-263 1991 Gillig Phantom 40'
(4096TB6V92TAC)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison HT-748 Leased from Foothill Transit same #s, from 2005-2006.
861-864 1999 ElDorado Aerotech
  • Originally purchased by the city of Mesa.
  • Transferred to Neighborhood FLASH service in 2001.
  • Retired in 2005.
961-967 1990 Gillig Phantom 35'
(35102TB6V92T)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison HT-748 Retired in 2004.
1318-1324 2001 StarTrans Senator
  • Used on the ALEX service.
  • Retired in 2004, replaced by 1341-1347.
1331 2002 StarTrans Senator
  • Used as a supplement for ALEX service.
  • Retired in 2007.
1332-1340 2003 StarTrans Senator
  • Used on the Neighborhood FLASH service.
  • Retired in 2007.
1341-1347 2004 StarTrans Senator
  • Used on the ALEX service.
  • Retired in 2007.
1399-1402 2005 StarTrans Senator
  • Used for Neighborhood FLASH service.
  • Retired in 2007.
? 2005 StarTrans Senator II
  • Used to launch route 685-Gila Bend Regional Connector service.
  • Retired in 2007, replaced by 2007 ElDorado National Aero Elite buses.
1406-1407 2006 StarTrans Senator
  • Used to launch route 660-Wickenburg Regional Connector service.
  • Retired in 2011 when route was discontinued due to low ridership.
1421-1460 2007 ElDorado Aerotech Ford Triton V10 6.8L Ford 4R100
  • Used on the Tempe ORBIT circulator service.
  • Retired July 2013.
? 2007 ElDorado Aero Elite
  • Was used on route 685-Gila Bend Regional Connector service.
  • Sold in 2010 to Ajo Transportation and now operates Sun Tran Route 486 between Ajo and Tucson.
1521, 1529 2008 ElDorado Aerotech Ford PowerStroke V8 6.4L Ford 5R110W
  • Was used on the Tempe ORBIT circulator service.
  • Former East Valley Dial-A-Ride buses, leased from the RPTA from early 2013 to March 2014.
1908-1909 1969 GMC T6H-4521A Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison
2000 1989 OBI Orion II
(02.502)
Allison AT-545
  • Prototype for the 1990 Orion II order.
  • May have been used in Dial-A-Ride service.
  • Retired by 1999.
2001-2006 1990 OBI Orion II
(02.501)
Allison AT-545
  • Used on DASH service.
  • Retired in 2001, replaced by 4164-4172.
2007-2008 1992 OBI Orion II
(02.501)
Allison AT-545
  • Used on DASH service.
  • Retired in 2001, replaced by 4164-4172.
2009-2014 1994 OBI Orion II CNG
(02.502)
Allison AT-545
2301-2325 1994 ElDorado Transmark RE-32 CNG
  • Purchased by the City of Mesa.
  • Retired in 2005 following the RPTA takeover of Mesa operations.
2326-2330 1995 ElDorado Transmark RE-32 CNG
  • 2330 used on Scottsdale Connection.
  • Retired in 2002 after a division reorganization.
2401-2406 2000 ElDorado MST CNG Cummins Westport B Gas Plus Allison 2400 Series Retired in 2006.
2501-2506 1996 Blue Bird CSFE
  • Used on Scottsdale Connection.
  • Retired in 2002 due to lack of commonality with the Valley Metro fleet.
2701-2710 1987 OBI Orion I
(01.502)
Retired in 2002.
3010 1992 Gillig Phantom 40'
(40102TB6V92T)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison HT-748
  • Prototype for a potential Gillig Phantom Order.
  • Withdrawn from service in 1998, retained as a training bus until 2005.
3501-3515 1989 TMC RTS-06
(T70-206)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Retired in 2007.
3701-3729 1996 NFI D40LF Detroit Diesel Series 50 Allison B400R
  • 3727 was originally a L40LF demo/test unit.
  • 19 known units were bought by Transit Sales International.
  • Retired in 2008.
4001 1994 Neoplan USA AN440LF Detroit Diesel Series 50 ZF 5HP590
  • First 40-foot low floor bus in the Phoenix area and in Arizona.
  • Prototype for a potential order, which was eventually awarded to New Flyer (buses 4002-4072).
  • Retired in 1998 and was converted into an employee shuttle and training bus.
  • Sold off in 2005.
4002-4072 Valley Metro unknown 1994 New Flyer D40LF-a.jpg 1994 NFI D40LF Detroit Diesel Series 50 Allison B400R
  • Retired in 2007 & 2009.
  • 14 known units were bought by Transit Sales International.
    • 2 units were bought by TransMetro Inc. in San Francisco, CA.
4101-4120 Valley Metro 4117-a.jpg 1998 ElDorado E-Z Rider LNG 30' Cummins B5.9G Allison Retired in 2011.
4121-4145 Valley Metro 4131-a.jpg 1999 ElDorado E-Z Rider LNG 30' Cummins B5.9G Allison Retired in 2011.
4146-4154 Valley Metro 4154-a.jpg 2000 ElDorado E-Z Rider LNG 30' Cummins B5.9G Allison
  • Owned by the city of Scottsdale.
  • Retired in 2011.
4155-4163 2001 ElDorado E-Z Rider LNG 30' Cummins Westport C Gas Plus Allison B400R
  • Owned by the city of Scottsdale and operated the Scottsdale Trolley routes.
  • Retired in 2011-December 2012.
  • Replacement (Scottsdale): 2001 NABI 40-LFW (temporary, fall 2012), 2013 Gillig Trolley Replica.
4164-4175 2001 ElDorado E-Z Rider LNG 30' Cummins Westport C Gas Plus Allison B400R
  • 2002 models
  • Units 4164-4172 were owned by the City of Phoenix.
  • Retired in 2012-2015.
4301-4315? 1981 GMC RTS-04
(T8J-204)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison V730
  • Ex-LACMTA; bought in 1994.
  • Retired in 1999.
4401-4415 Valley Metro 4401-a.jpg 1981 GMC RTS-04
(T8J-204)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison V730
  • 4401 is preserved at Phoenix's Central Station as part of a historical transit exhibit.
  • Retired in 2002.
4416-4433 1988 TMC RTS-06
(T80-206)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison V731
  • Retired in 2007.
  • An Ex-Valley Metro 40 foot RTS (unknown year) is at Express Towing in Santa Rosa, CA (as of 2016) and has been for sale for years.
4434-4435 1989 TMC RTS-06 Methanol
(T80-206)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison V731
  • Built as methanol demonstrators, later converted to diesel.
  • Retired in 2007.
4436-4475 1990 TMC RTS-06
(T80-206)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison V731
  • Retired in 2007.
  • 4445 was donated to the Fire Department. It was later bought by a private owner and listed on craisglist for sale on 12/4/2016.[1]
4501-4537 1979 GMC RTS-03
(T8H-203)
Detroit Diesel 8V71T Allison V730 Retired in 2002.
4538-4557 1982 GMC RTS-04
(T8J-204)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison V730 Retired in 2002.
4701-4740 1973 Flxible 53096-8-1 Detroit Diesel 8V71N Allison VS2-8 Retired in 1994.
4741-4755 1975 Flxible 53096-8-1 Detroit Diesel 8V71N Allison VS2-8 Retired in 1994.
4756-4788 1975 AMG 9640A-8 Detroit Diesel 8V71N Allison VS2-8 Retired in 1996, replaced by 1996 New Flyer D40LFs.
4801-4867 1983 Flxible Metro "A"
(40102-6T)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison V730
  • Retired in 1998 due to not being wheelchair accessible.
  • Had Grumman nameplate instead of the Flxible nameplate.
5001-5007 2004 StarTrans Replica Trolley Cummins ISB Allison B300R
  • Owned by the city of Scottsdale and operated the Scottsdale Trolley routes.
  • Retired in March 2014.
5008-5014 2006 StarTrans Replica Trolley Cummins ISB Allison B300R
  • Owned by the city of Scottsdale and operates the Scottsdale Trolley routes.
    Retired 2018.
5101-5115 1975 AMG 9640A-8 Detroit Diesel 8V71N Allison VS2-8 Retired in 1996.
6001-6180 1998 NABI 40-LFW LNG
(040.01 and 040.03)
Cummins C8.3G Allison B400R
  • 6001-6156 owned by the City of Phoenix.
  • 6157-6163 owned by Valley Metro RPTA.
  • 6164-6180 owned by the City of Tempe.
  • RPTA-owned buses retired in 2012.
  • Tempe-owned buses retired in 2013.
  • Phoenix-owned buses retired in 2016.
6181-6195 1998 NABI 35-LFW LNG
(035.01)
Cummins C8.3G Allison B400R
  • Owned by the City of Tempe.
  • Retired in March 2014.
6196-6210 Valley Metro 6201-a.jpg 1999 NABI 35-LFW LNG
(035.01)
Cummins C8.3G Allison B400R
  • Owned by the City of Tempe.
  • Retired in March 2014.
6211-6255 Valley Metro 6245-a.jpg 1999 NABI 40-LFW LNG
(040.10)
Cummins C8.3G Allison B400R
  • 6211-6245 owned by the City of Phoenix.
  • 6246-6254 owned by Valley Metro RPTA.
  • 6255 owned by the City of Scottsdale (operated for Tempe).
  • RPTA-owned buses and 6255 retired in 2012.
  • Phoenix-owned buses retired in 2017.
6256-6261 2000 NABI 35-LFW LNG
(035.04)
Cummins C8.3G Allison B400R
  • Owned by the city of Scottsdale.
  • Retired in 2012.
6262-6281 2001 NABI 40-LFW CNG
(040.13)
Cummins Westport C Gas Plus Allison B400R
  • Originally owned by the City of Mesa, later owned by the RPTA.
  • Retired in March 2014.
6282-6381 Valley Metro 6286-a.jpg 2001 NABI 40-LFW LNG
(040.10)
Cummins Westport C Gas Plus Allison B400R
  • 6378-6381 were owned by the City of Tempe were retired in 2014.
  • Phoenix-owned buses retired in May 2018.
  • 6377 had an Allison B500R transmission.
6401-6452 Valley Metro 6425-a.jpg 2006 NFI C40LFR John Deere 6081 ZF 6HP594C
  • Owned by the RPTA.
  • Only C40LFRs with John Deere engines built.
  • Retired July 2018.
6461-6480 1997 Nova Bus RTS-06 WFD
(RTWFD82)
Detroit Diesel Series 50 ZF 5HP590
  • Ex-Golden Gate Transit 1311-1330; bought in January 2006.
  • Suburban configuration (no rear door)
  • Retired in 2012.
  • See series page for detailed disposition info
6481-6483 1994 TMC RTS-06
(T80-206)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Leased from Omnitrans in 2007.
6597-6647 2008 NFI C40LFR Cummins Westport ISL G ZF 6HP594C
  • All buses owned by the RPTA.
  • Retired in October 2020.
7001-7020 1978
1979
MAN-AMG SG-220-18-2A MAN D2566 MLUM Renk-Doromat 874A
  • Delivered in March 1979.
  • Retired in 1998.
  • View the series page for detailed disposition info.
7021-7035 1984 MAN SG-310-18-2A MAN D2566 MLUM Renk-Doromat 874B
  • Retired in 1998.
  • Many units were used as spare parts for 7036-7056.
  • 7035 was used as a training bus until 2004.
7036-7056 1985 MAN SG-310-18-2A MAN D2566 MLUM Renk-Doromat 874B
  • Retired in 2004.
  • 1 unit is preserved by the Sigma Phi Epsilon chapter at Arizona State University.
8001-8020 2003 NFI D60LF Detroit Diesel Series 50 Allison B500R Retired in 2017.
8021-8050 2007 NFI D60LF Caterpillar C9 Allison B500R Retired in summer 2020.
8501-8510 2006 NABI 60-BRT CNG Cummins Westport L Gas Plus Allison B500R Retired in May 2018.
9108-9110 1996 Gillig Phantom 40'
(40102TBS50)
Detroit Diesel Series 50 Allison B400R Leased from Hertz from 2005-2006.
T101 2013 NFI MiDi 30' Cummins ISB6.7 Allison B300R
  • Owned by New Flyer, leased to the City of Tempe in 2013 as a demonstrator for the ORBIT circulator service for a potential future order.
  • Returned to New Flyer in December 2013.

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