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MTA Bus Company
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#7424 runs down Third Avenue through the Upper East Side on the BxM9 line to Throgs Neck.
Slogan Going Your Way
Parent company Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Headquarters 347 Madison Avenue,
New York, NY 10017
Locale New York City
Service area Southwestern Westchester, The Bronx, Manhattan, eastern Brooklyn, Queens, and southwestern Nassau
Service type Local and express
Operator Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Chief executive Joseph A. Smith
Web site MTA Bus Company

MTA Bus Company[1]) is brand of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority providing service on routes formerly controlled by the New York City Department of Transportation. Image File history File links Mergefrom. ... An Orion VII bus on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1000x544, 13 KB) Image from [1]. From [2]: High-Resolution pictures Click on any of the pictures in the newsroom stories for a high-resolution version, either in Adobe Photoshop (PSD) or JPEG format for you to use in your own... The Upper East Side at Sunset The Upper East Side is a neighborhood in the borough of Manhattan in New York City, USA, between Central Park and the East River. ... Throgs Neck (neighborhood) The geographic feature Throgs Neck, shown in red, in the Bronx, New York City Aerial view of the Throgs Neck Bridge spanning Throgs Neck This Map shows the income distribution in Throgs Neck. ... The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) is a public benefit corporation responsible for public transportation in the State of New York. ... This article is about the borough of New York City. ... This article is about the state. ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ... Westchester County is a primarily suburban county located in the U.S. state of New York with about 950,000 residents. ... Bronx redirects here. ... This article is about the borough of New York City. ... This article is about the New York City borough, or Kings County, New York. ... This article is about the borough of New York City. ... Theodore Roosevelt home at Sagamore Hill Nassau County is a suburban county in the New York Metropolitan Area east of New York City in the U.S. state of New York. ... The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) is a public benefit corporation responsible for public transportation in the State of New York. ... The New York City Department of Transportation (NYCDOT or DOT) is responsible for the management of much of New York Citys transportation infrastructure. ...

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History

MTA Bus Company was established in late 2004 to take over privately operated bus routes operated under contract to the NYCDOT.[2][3] The routes were taken over on a staggered schedule, beginning with Liberty Lines Express in January 2005 and ending with Triboro Coach Corp. in February 2006. The New York City Department of Transportation (NYCDOT or DOT) is responsible for the management of much of New York Citys transportation infrastructure. ... Liberty Lines logo Liberty Lines Transit, Inc. ... Established on 1931, Triboro Coach Corporation provided bus service in the Jackson Heights, Elmhurst, Astoria, Corona, and Forest Hills neighborhoods of Queens, New York. ...


MTA Bus started to operate the former Liberty Lines Express bus routes on January 3, 2005, Queens Surface Corporation bus routes on February 27, 2005, New York Bus Service bus routes on July 1, 2005, Command Bus Company bus routes on December 5, 2005, Green Bus Lines bus routes on January 9, 2006 and Jamaica Buses bus routes on January 30, 2006. Triboro Coach Corporation, the final remaining company, ceased operating and its routes have been operated by MTA Bus since February 20, 2006.[4] Liberty Lines logo Liberty Lines Transit, Inc. ... is the 3rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Established in 1988, Queens Surface Corporation is the successor to Linden Bus Co. ... is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... New York Bus Service was a bus company in New York City, United States, operating express service between the Bronx and Manhattan until July 1, 2005, when the MTA Bus Company took over the operations. ... is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Established in October 22, 1979, the Command Bus Company was one of several Franchised-Owned bus carriers in New York City that was part of a family business. ... is the 339th day of the year (340th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... is the 9th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jamaica Buses was a bus company in New York City, United States, operating local service in Queens and express service to Manhattan until January 30, 2006, when the MTA Bus Company took over the operations. ... is the 30th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Established on 1931, Triboro Coach Corporation provided bus service in the Jackson Heights, Elmhurst, Astoria, Corona, and Forest Hills neighborhoods of Queens, New York. ... is the 51st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


In spring 2008, the MTA streamlied bus operations such that MTA Bus Company, New York City Transit buses, and Long Island Bus buses would be managed as a single entity. The MTA Bus brand will continue to be used. [5] Passengers board a bus at Westchester Square. ... Long Island Bus is the name of the subdivision of the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority that provides bus service throughout Nassau County and some stops along the western border of Suffolk County and the eastern border of Queens in New York City. ...


Fare

The current MTA Bus base fare is the same as that of the New York City Transit Authority and almost the same as the Bee-Line System (variation in local cash fare only), $2 for local and limited stop service and $5 for express bus service, payable in coins only or MetroCard.[6] The current New York City Transit Authority fare for local and limited stop buses and trains is nominally $2, increased from $1. ... The New York City Transit Authority (also known as NYCTA, Transit, NYCT for New York City Transit or simply the TA for Transit Authority) is a New York State authority that operates buses and subway trains in New York City. ... The Bee-Line Bus System, branded on the buses in lowercase as the bee-line system, is a bus system serving Westchester County, New York. ... Main article: Transportation in New York City Metrocard Gold 1997-Present, accepted as fare payment on all MTA and Bee-Line subways and buses, on AirTRAIN JFK, and PATH Trains. ...


Routes

#3699 in local service on the Q60.
#3699 in local service on the Q60.

MTA Bus currently operates the following routes:


Local and limited-stop service

MTA Bus provides local bus service primarily in southern, western, and central Queens, with local and limited-stop bus service where private operators contracted by the New York City Department of Transportation formerly provided service. The Q10 bus in Richmond Hill, Queens. ... The Metropolitan Transportation Authority operates a number of bus routes in Brooklyn, New York, United States. ... The New York City Department of Transportation (NYCDOT or DOT) is responsible for the management of much of New York Citys transportation infrastructure. ...


Express Bus Routes

Main article: List of express and multi-borough bus routes in New York City

From the Bronx, parts of Yonkers, much of Queens, and parts of southern and eastern Brooklyn, MTA Bus provides service along a number of express bus lines running to downtown and midtown Manhattan.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority operates a number of bus routes in New York City, United States. ... Bronx redirects here. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This article is about the borough of New York City. ... This article is about the New York City borough, or Kings County, New York. ... This article is about the borough of New York City. ...


MTA Bus facilities

MTA Bus currently operates out of eight bus depots, all of which were formerly used by private companies, in The Bronx, Queens and Brooklyn: Bronx redirects here. ... This article is about the borough of New York City. ... This article is about the New York City borough, or Kings County, New York. ...


Baisley Park Depot

The Baisley Park Depot, located on Guy R. Brewer Boulevard and Linden Boulevard in South Jamaica, in the New York City borough of Queens. It is currently owned by Jamaica Buses (the former operator of this garage) and leased to the City of New York and MTA Bus.
Jamaica Buses was a bus company in New York City, United States, operating local service in Queens and express service to Manhattan until January 30, 2006, when the MTA Bus Company took over the operations. ...


College Point Depot

The College Point Depot, located on 28th Avenue near 124th Street in the College Point, Queens neighborhood of Queens, is a bus garage owned by the NYCDOT and leased to MTA Bus, and formerly leased to Queens Surface Corporation before it was taken over by MTA Bus.
Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (903x788, 79 KB) Summary College Point Bus Depot Logo- MTA BUS Links MTA Bus College Point Bus Depot Licensing This is a logo of an organization, item, or event, and is protected by copyright and/or trademark. ... College Point is a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens. ... This article is about the borough of New York City. ... The New York City Department of Transportation (NYCDOT or DOT) is responsible for the management of much of New York Citys transportation infrastructure. ... Established in 1988, Queens Surface Corporation is the successor to Linden Bus Co. ...


Eastchester Depot

The Eastchester Depot is located on Tilotson Avenue near Conner Street off of the New England Thruway (Interstate 95) in the Eastchester, Bronx neighborhood of The Bronx, New York. It is currently owned by New York Bus Service and is leased to MTA Bus Company. This depot also contains a major storage facility for various buses.
The New England Thruway is a portion of the U.S. Interstate highway system and of the New York State Thruway, within and operated by the state of New York, and linking New York City with New England, specifically with southwestern Connecticut. ... Interstate 95, the major Interstate Highway along the East Coast of the United States, runs 23. ... Eastchester is a neighborhood in the northeasternmost corner of the Bronx, New York, containing a predominantly working-class African-American and West Indian population. ... New York Bus Service was a bus company in New York City, United States, operating express service between the Bronx and Manhattan until July 1, 2005, when the MTA Bus Company took over the operations. ...


Far Rockaway Depot

The Far Rockaway Depot, situated on Rockaway Beach Boulevard and Beach 49th Street in Arverne, Queens, continues to be owned by Green Bus Lines Inc. On January 9, 2006, MTA Bus took over bus routes that had previously been operated by Green Bus Lines. While the bus garage continues to be owned by Green Bus Lines, it is leased to MTA Bus. The Far Rockaway Depot has two storage lots and a small maintenance facility.
Rockaway Beach Boulevard, opened in 1886, was the first major east-west thoroughfare on the Rockaway Peninsula in the Borough of Queens in New York City. ... Arverne is a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens, on the Rockaway Peninsula. ... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ...


John F. Kennedy Depot

John F. Kennedy Bus Depot or (JFK Depot) along with Far Rockaway Depot are the MTA Bus garages that were formerly operated by Green Bus Lines and were assumed by MTA Bus on January 9, 2006. While still owned by Green, the buses are now owned by MTA Bus and the garage leased to the same. JFK Depot is Located at 147th Avenue and Rockaway Boulevard near JFK Airport.
Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 601 × 600 pixel Image in higher resolution (932 × 930 pixel, file size: 170 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) John F. Kennedy Bus Depot logo John F. Kennedy Bus Depot MTA Bus This is a logo of an organization, item, or event... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... John F. Kennedy International Airport (IATA Airport Code: JFK, ICAO Airport Code: KJFK) is the main international airport in New York City, and is one of the largest airports in the world. ...


LaGuardia Depot

Established on February 20, 2006, The LaGuardia Depot is located on 85th Street and 23rd Avenue in the East Elmhurst / Jackson Heights neighborhood of Queens, New York near LaGuardia Airport. It is currently owned by Triboro Coach Corporation and leased to the City of New York and the MTA Bus Company.
is the 51st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... East Elmhurst is a culturally diverse area in northwest Queens. ... Jackson Heights is a neighborhood in northern Queens, New York. ... This article is about the borough of New York City. ... This article is about the state. ... LaGuardia Airport (IATA: LGA, ICAO: KLGA, FAA LID: LGA) (pronounced ) is an airport serving New York City, New York, United States, located on the waterfront of Flushing Bay, and borders the neighborhoods of Astoria, Jackson Heights and East Elmhurst in the borough of Queens. ... Triboro Coach Corporation was a bus company in New York City, United States, operating local service in Queens and express routes to Manhattan until February 20, 2006, when the MTA Bus Company took over its routes. ... The MTA Bus Company (MTA Bus for short), a subsidiary of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, is a public benefit corporation created to operate those bus routes formerly operated by private companies in the New York City area. ...


Spring Creek Depot

The Spring Creek Depot is located on Flatlands Avenue east of Crescent Street in Spring Creek neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York. Originally leased to the Command Bus Company, it is currently owned by the New York City Department of Transportation and is leased to MTA Bus.
Established in October 22, 1979, the Command Bus Company was one of several Franchised-Owned bus carriers in New York City that was part of a family business. ... The New York City Department of Transportation (NYCDOT or DOT) is responsible for the management of much of New York Citys transportation infrastructure. ...


Yonkers Depot

The Yonkers Depot is located at 59 Babcock Place in Yonkers, New York. Originally part of Liberty Lines Express, it is currently owned and operated by MTA Bus, and only operates express bus service between Yonkers, western Bronx, and Manhattan.
This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Liberty Lines logo Liberty Lines Transit, Inc. ...


References

  1. ^ About the MTA Bus Company
  2. ^ APTA: New York MTA to Take Over Seven Private Bus Lines
  3. ^ New Buses To Improve Private Line Service
  4. ^ MTA Newsroom
  5. ^ MTA moves to streamline bus operations
  6. ^ Bus Company Fares, Transfers, and Discounts

See also

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Buses in New York City

The transportation system of New York City is an unparalleled cooperation of unique, complex, and grandiose systems of infrastructure. ... The New York City Transit Authority (also known as NYCTA, Transit, NYCT for New York City Transit or simply the TA for Transit Authority) is a New York State authority that operates buses and subway trains in New York City. ... Passengers board a bus at Westchester Square. ...

External links

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Metropolitan Transportation Authority (New York) buses
  • MTA Bus Company official site
  • Metropolitan Transportion Authority: MTA Bus Service Begins MTA Newsroom.
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