Page semi-protected

MTA Regional Bus Operations bus fleet

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

The MTA Regional Bus Operations bus fleet is a fleet of buses in fixed-route service in New York City under MTA New York City Bus (New York City Transit) (including Select Bus Service) and MTA Bus. As of September 2018, it comprises 5,811 buses.[1]

A roster of the fleet is shown below. Not included below are buses and vans not open to the general public (Access-A-Ride vans, taxicabs, and employee shuttle buses), or demonstration buses. This list also does not include buses formerly operated by MTA Long Island Bus (now Nassau Inter-County Express) that are now operated under contract to Nassau County by Transdev.

Past fleet

All buses not listed on this page have been retired. Refer to the link above for the retired fleet.

Current fleet

All buses are fully compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and are 102 inches (2.59 meters) wide, and have semi-low floors (excluding RTS-06s and D60HFs).[2][3]

Local and Limited bus fleet

Image Builder and
model name
Model year Length Numbers
(Total)
Amount in service Energy source Operator
Houston St 6th Av td td (2018-05-23) 07a.jpg Nova Bus
RTS-06
1998-1999 40 ft (12 m) 4900-5249
(350 buses)
212 Diesel NYCT
Lex Av E 92 St 02.jpg New Flyer
Galaxy D60HF
articulated
2002 60 ft (18 m) 100-103, 110-139
(34 buses)
17
2003 5600-5769
(170 buses)
37
Union Tpke 175 St 06.jpg DaimlerChrysler
North America

Orion VII
Original
2003-2004 40 ft (12 m) 6365-6489
(125 buses)
117 Diesel-electric hybrid
Boston Rd Union Av 01.jpg 2004 7785-7819
(35 buses)
15 CNG
Fulton Joralemon Adams Boerum td (2018-07-07) 39.jpg 2004-2005 6490-6689
(200 buses)
200 Diesel-electric hybrid
(except 3563)
NYCT & MTA Bus
W 46th St 6th Av 12.jpg 2006-2007 3500-3783
6690-6905
(500 buses)
497
6th Av Bleecker Downing 10.jpg DaimlerChrysler
North America

Orion VII
Next Generation
2008 41 ft (12 m) 3800-3959
(160 buses)
160 NYCT
Woodhaven Bl Qns Bl td 10.jpg 2009-2010 3960-4278
4330-4702
(692 buses)
692 NYCT & MTA Bus
MTA Bruckner Blvd Pelham Bay Pk 06a.jpg Nova Bus
LFS Artic
1st Generation
articulated
2010 62 ft (19 m) 1200-1289
(90 buses)
89 Diesel NYCT
MTA Main St 39th Av 09.jpg Nova Bus
LFS
3rd Generation
2011 40 ft (12 m) 8000-8089
(90 buses)
90
F Capodanno Bl Winfield St td 09 - South Beach Park & Ride.jpg DaimlerChrysler
North America

Orion VII
EPA10
41 ft (12 m) 7000-7089
(90 buses)
90
Gateway Dr West Bklyn td (2018-08-12) 07.jpg New Flyer
Xcelsior XD40
4810-4899
(90 buses)
90
4th Av 86th St Bklyn td 05.jpg New Flyer
Low Floor C40LF
2011-2013 185-672
(488 buses)
488 CNG NYCT & MTA Bus
E 15th St 1st Av 02 - Stuy Town.jpg Nova Bus
LFS Artic
1st Generation
articulated
62 ft (19 m) 5253-5363
5770-5986
(328 buses)
327 Diesel NYCT
MTA NYC Bus Bx30 bus on Conner Rd.jpg New Flyer
Xcelsior XD60
articulated
2012-2013 61 ft (19 m) 4710-4799
(90 buses)
90
Jay St Bklyn td 03.jpg New Flyer
Xcelsior XD40
2015 41 ft (12 m) 7090-7483
(394 buses)
393 NYCT & MTA Bus
Eltingville Transit Ctr td (2018-09-19) 05a.jpg Nova Bus
LFS
4th Generation
40 ft (12 m) 8090-8503
(414 buses)
413 NYCT
Kew Gdns Union Tpke td (2018-06-20) 52.jpg New Flyer
Xcelsior XD60
articulated
2016 61 ft (19 m) 5364-5438
(75 buses)
75 MTA Bus
3 Av E 69 St 03.jpg 2017 5987-6125
(139 buses)
139 NYCT & MTA Bus
Viele Av Barretto St 01.jpg New Flyer
Xcelsior XN40
41 ft (12 m) 673-810
(138 buses)
138 CNG NYCT
49th St 5th Av td X1 - M50 New Flyer XE40.jpg New Flyer
Xcelsior XE40
(Xcelsior CHARGE)
2018 0011-0015
(5 buses)
5 Battery electric
MTA NYC Bus B32 bus turning onto 21st St.jpg Proterra
Catalyst BE40
40 ft (12 m) 0016-0020
(5 buses)
5
161st St River Av td (2019-01-24) 48.jpg New Flyer
Xcelsior XN60
articulated
61 ft (19 m) 1000-1109
(110 buses)
107 CNG
MTA New York City Bus New Flyer Xcelsior XDE40 9503 on the B62.jpg New Flyer
Xcelsior XDE40
41 ft (12 m) 9500-9509
(10 buses)
8 Diesel-electric hybrid
23rd St 11th Av td (2018-11-27) X07.jpg Nova Bus
LFS Artic
2nd Generation
articulated
2018-2019 62 ft (19 m) 5439-5602
(164 buses)
122 Diesel
Crotona Park 03.jpg New Flyer
Xcelsior XD40
41 ft (12 m) 7484-7850
(367 buses)
220

Express bus fleet

All express buses in the fleet are diesel-powered 45 ft (14 m) long commuter coaches.[4]

Image Builder and
model name
Model year Numbers
(Total)
Amount in service Operator
MTA QM31 bus on 3rd Ave.jpg Motor Coach Industries
D4500
2001 2200-2209
(10 buses)
2 MTA Bus
MTA Hoffman Drive 89 - LIE.jpg
2002 2805-2924
(120 buses)
32 NYCT & MTA Bus
Union Tpke 141st St 45.jpg Motor Coach Industries
D4500CL
2004-2007 3000-3474
4300-4329
(505 buses)
499
N Conduit Av 88th St td 09.jpg Motor Coach Industries
D4500CT
2008 2210-2250
(41 buses)
41
State St Battery Pl td (2018-08-23) 16.jpg Prevost
X3-45
2011 2400-2489
(90 buses)
90 NYCT
Kew Gdns Union Tpke td (2018-06-20) 28.jpg Motor Coach Industries
D4500CT
2013 2251-2304
(54 buses)
54
Bowling Green td (2018-08-23) 07.jpg Prevost
X3-45
2015-2016 2490-2789
(300 buses)
300

Select Bus Service fleet

The following table lists the buses used on each route.

Photo Builder and
model name
Model year Length Amount in service Energy source
Hyland Bl New Dorp Ln td 30.jpg DaimlerChrysler
North America

Orion VII NG
2009 41 ft (12 m) 34 Diesel-electric hybrid
1 Av E 62 St 01.jpg Nova Bus
LFS Artic
1st Generation
articulated
2010 62 ft (19 m) 50 Diesel
Nostrand Av Marine Pkwy td (2019-01-16) 05a.jpg 2011-2013 56
New Flyer Q70 SBS.jpg New Flyer
Xcelsior XD40
2015 41 ft (12 m) 12
New Flyer Q44 SBS.jpg New Flyer
Xcelsior XD60
articulated
2017 61 ft (19 m) 109
161st St River Av td (2019-01-24) 44.jpg New Flyer
Xcelsior XN60
articulated
2018 16 CNG
Flatlands Av Utica Av td 20.jpg New Flyer
Xcelsior XD40
41 ft (12 m) 70 Diesel
23rd St 11th Av td (2018-11-27) X07.jpg Nova Bus
LFS Artic
2nd Generation
articulated
2018-2019 62 ft (19 m) 122

Future fleet

All future non-express buses have semi-low floors.

Builder and
model name
Model year Length Numbers
(Order total)
Energy source Operator Notes
Nova Bus
LFS
4th Generation
[5]:48
2019 40 ft (12 m) 8504-8754
(251 buses)
Diesel NYCT
  • Delivery to begin February-March 2019.
  • To replace some Orion VII Hybrids.
  • About 34 units will be assigned to the S79 SBS.
New Flyer
Xcelsior XDE40
[5]:52
2020 41 ft (12 m) 9510-9784
(275 buses)
Diesel-electric hybrid
  • To be awarded in 2019.
  • To replace all remaining Orion VII Hybrids.
  • Order may be split between New Flyer and Nova Bus.
Nova Bus
LFS HEV
[5]:52
40 ft (12 m)

See also

References

  1. ^ 2018 Top 100 Transit Bus Fleets Survey Metro Magazine September 25, 2018
  2. ^ "0000108873 NOTICE -OF- ADDENDUM ADDENDUM # 3" (PDF). mta.info. Metropolitan Transportation Authority. September 2015. p. TS-2. Retrieved December 25, 2017.
  3. ^ "Facts and Figures". web.mta.info. Metropolitan Transportation Authority. Retrieved December 25, 2017.
  4. ^ Aber, Judah (May 2016). "Electric Bus Analysis for New York City Transit" (PDF). columbia.edu. p. 8. Retrieved December 25, 2017.
  5. ^ a b c "Capital Program Oversight Committee Meeting" (PDF). Metropolitan Transportation Authority. January 2019. Retrieved January 18, 2019.

External links