• 08/09/2021 - Topeka Metro
    Washburn University Students Ride Free with student ID

    Topeka Metro has partnered with Washburn University to provide free bus rides on all our fixed route buses. Any Washburn University student with a valid ID can use it to ride the bus. Students must show their ID to the bus operator when boarding. 


    Students can ride any time during Topeka Metro's hours of operation.  Hours of service are listed on Topeka Metro's website at www.topekametro.org. 


    We have many ways to help students plan a bus ride. DoubleMap app is available to download on a mobile phone with Google Play or Apple apps. Topeka Metro also has DoubleMap on the home page of our website. Each of our bus stops is numbered, has a phone number that can be called or texted to find out when the bus is arriving. 


    Students can also use the Moovit Trip Planner on our website at the bottom of the home page. Just type in current location and destination location. It's that easy!  


    Our customer service is available during business hours at 785-783-7000.


    Ride with Topeka Metro and save money! 

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  • 01/09/2021 - Topeka Metro
    Topeka Metro CLOSED for Labor Day 09/06/21

    In observance of the Labor Day holiday, Topeka Metro buses will not be operating and the administrative office and Quincy Street Station will be CLOSED on Monday, September 6, 2021.


    Regular operations will resume on Tuesday, September 7, 2021. Please plan your travel accordingly. 


    Topeka Metro wishes everyone a safe and happy holiday! 

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  • 12/08/2021 - Topeka Metro
    Kids Ride FREE! EXTENDED to 08/31/21

    The Kids Ride FREE! promotion has been EXTENDED to August 31, 2021. Youth 18 and under can ride all Topeka Metro fixed route buses at no cost during this time. 


    Masks are still required when boarding the bus, as well as practicing social distancing in the bus station and while waiting for the bus in the lot. Maps and time points for routes are posted on Topeka Metro's website and in all Topeka Metro shelters.  For questions or help with trip planning, call Topeka Metro Customer Service at 785-783-7000.

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  • 09/08/2021 - Topeka Metro
    USD 501 Students Can Ride Free on Topeka Metro

    USD 501 middle school * and high school students can ride for free this school year on Topeka Metro buses! Students of the following schools can obtain a pass at their school's main office: 

    • Chase Middle School
    • Eisenhower Middle School
    • Landon Middle School
    • Robinson Middle School
    • Highland Park High School
    • Topeka High School 
    • Topeka West High School 

    *NOTE: Some of Topeka Metro bus routes don't serve some school areas.

    School passes valid from August 15, 2021 to May 31, 2022





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  • 09/08/2021 - Topeka Metro
    Please Read This Important Notice

    Pursuant to Transportation Safety Administration order, all passengers must continue to wear masks while riding the bus and while inside the Quincy Street Station through January 18, 2022. Failure to comply will result in denial of boarding or removal and may result in penalties. Please share with others to help spread the word.


    Effective 9/7/21, Topeka Metro will no longer be supplying masks to passengers, so all passengers must supply their own masks or they will not be allowed to ride.


    Topeka Metro will continue to monitor and implement safety protocols and recommendations as directed by the Governor, public health and transportation authorities, and local leaders to ensure the safety and well-being of our employees, our customers, and our community.


    Thank you, and let's all stay safe!


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  • 18/06/2021 - Topeka Metro
    Topeka Metro CLOSED for business July 5th Independence Day holiday

    Independence Day falls on Sunday, July 4th, so Topeka Metro will be observing the holiday on Monday, July 5th. No buses will be operating and the administrative offices will be closed on the 5th. Please plan alternative travel arrangements for that day if you usually ride Topeka Metro.

    We will resume regular operations on Tuesday, July 6, 2021. Wishing everyone a safe and happy holiday!

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