Transit at Government Center Downtown Miami

COVID-19 Miami & South FL Transit Updates

Updated as of January 13th, 2020

Miami Dade Transit Updates
  • All transit fares are suspended until further notice.
  • Auto reloads for monthly pass holders will be suspended.
  • Metrobus customers will be required to board through the vehicle’s rear entrance. Accommodations for riders with disabilities will continue to be made.
  • Blocked seats closer to operator’s cabin to ensure social distancing
  • For up-to-the-minute alerts see the agency Twitter feed HERE
  • MLK HOLIDAY: Miami-Dade Transit services will run on its New Normal weekday schedule on Monday, January 18, for the holiday.
  • Miami-Dade County offices will be closed and transit fares and fees remain suspended at this time. Don’t forget your mask if you’re riding with MDT.

Metrobus Updates:

The following routes are being serviced by alternative vehicles:

  • 8
  • 9
  • 34 Express
  • 39 Express
  • 57
  • 77
  • 120 Beach MAX
  • 135
  • 150 Miami Beach Airport Express
  • S
  • L
  • 95 Express Golden Glades


Routes, schedules, and frequencies will not change due to vehicle type

  • Various Metrobus routes have adjusted frequencies. Please visit the service updates website
  • All Express Metrobus routes, listed below, have been suspended until further notice:
    • 836 Express
    • 175 Express
    • 95 Express/Broward Blvd to Downtown
    • 95 Express/Broward Blvd to Civic Center
    • 95 Express/Sheridan to Downtown
    • 95 Express/Sheridan to Civic Center
  • Late-night service for the following routes has been suspended:
    • Route 3
    • Route 11
    • Route 27
    • Route 38 Busway Max
    • Route 77
    • Route 112/L
    • Route 119/S
    • Route 246 Night Owl
    • Route 500 Midnight Owl
        • On May 26, route 95 Express Golden Glades was reinstated with an adjusted schedule and 30-minute frequencies morning and afternoon peak hours.
        • The following Metrobus routes, which have overlapping service, have been suspended until further notice due to low ridership. Riders can use alternative routes to get to their destination:
          • Route 79 riders can take route 112/L
          • Route 204 users can take route 104
          • Route 288 riders can use route 88
    • ROUTES S, 120, 11, 77, & 500: Between the hours of 8 pm & 4 am the bus stop at Gov Center will be unavailable due to construction in the area. A temporary bus stop has been established at NW 1 Ave & NW 2 Ave. Please use this stop until Saturday, Jan. 16. Please plan accordingly.

Metrorail Updates:

  • Metrorail service hours are 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily
  • Passengers heading to the Miami International Airport station will need to transfer at Earlington Heights station to catch the Orange Line train
  • Orange Line train available only from Earlington Heights. Frequency is every 15 minutes all day on weekdays.
  • During the morning peak hours on weekdays, Metrorail Green Line trains on the mainline traveling between Dadeland South and Palmetto stations will run every 10 minutes. Off-peak frequency will be every 15 minutes on weekdays.

Metromover Updates:

  • Metromover service hours are 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily
  • The average frequency will be approximately five minutes all day weekdays

For more MDT transit service information see the agency website here


SFRTA/Tri-Rail Update

  • SFRTA/Tri-Rail Fares have resumed
  • SFRTA/Tri-Rail is operating at a 46-train weekday service as of December 8th
  • Tri-Rail’s schedule is now up to over 90% service pre-COVID. To learn more click HERE

Broward County Transit (BCT) Update

  • BCT has suspended all fares until further notice
  • 75 Express – Route 115

    Sunrise Park & Ride – BB&T Center to Miami Gardens Drive Park & Ride West and Miami Airport Station

    • Due to low ridership, BCT is suspending service on 75 Express Route 115 until further notice
    • The last day of service will be Friday, August 21, 2020
    • For more info. see the agency website here
  • Limited stop (the “Breeze”) service has been suspended temporarily.

  • Express buses now operate on 30-minute schedules.

  • For more information see the agency service changes and agency website here

Palm Tran Update

  • Route 70 Alert: Effective 12/17 until further notice Detour Route 70 Hypoluxo Rd & Broadway
  • Since September 14, Palm Tran has instituted ‘Saturday Service’ weekly
  • Further info. for the COVID updated schedules can be found on the agency website HERE
  • Starting Sunday, August 16
    All fixed-route, Connection and Go Glades riders will board through the front doors and be required to pay the fare to ride.
    Please have your bus pass or cash fare ready!
  • Effective 8/17-TBD: Detour to Rts 61 & 62 at Lk Worth Tri-Rail.
  • For Palm Tran alerts see the agency website HERE

Key West Transit

  • Key West Transit is running on a reduced schedule
  • For more info. see the agency website HERE

Treasure Coast Connector (St Lucie County) Update

  • The Treasure Coast Connector has several fixed routes that run through Port St. Lucie. Namely routes 1, 2, and 3 and connects to other routes along the way.
  • Treasure Coast Connector transit is running regular schedules for its routes. For more info. on route scheduling see the agency website here
  • At this time, Treasure Coast Connector is strongly suggesting that passenger use face masks/coverings for the safety of other passengers and the drivers.
  • All fixed-route buses are free and additional steps are being taken to make sure our drivers and passengers are safe as our area continues to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic

MARTY (Martin County Transit) Update

  • MARTY is continuing to provide essential service by running regular schedules while social distancing recommendations are to be followed by passengers
  • To minimize interaction between patrons and bus operators, MARTY is suspending the sale of onboard bus passes and farebox collection until further notice
  • For more info. on bus schedules see the agency website

Go Line (Indian River Public Transit) Update

  • GoLine buses operate weekdays from 6:00 a.m. through 7:00 p.m.
  • Saturday service is offered from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Brightline Update

  • Brightline service is suspended until further notice
  • For more information see Brightline’s agency website HERE