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Bus Route79 79th

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Route Information

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Bus Stop List  Bus Stop List (.htm)

Service Description: See schedule for full details.

Service Hours:
Between 79th/Western and 79th/Lakefront
All times weekdays, All times Saturday, All times Sunday
Ford City Mall east to 79th/Lakefront
5:15a-2:00a weekdays, 6:20a-12:45a Saturday, 6:20a-12:45a Sunday
79th/Lakefront west to Ford City Mall
4:15a-1:00a weekdays, 5:05a-12:00m Saturday, 5:10a-12:00m Sunday
Extended service daily for Solo Cup Factory shift changes.

(Precise hours of service may vary depending on where along the route you are.)

Customer Alerts

Current Alerts
#79 79th
Bus Stop Relocation
Thu, Feb 15 2018 - 6:00 AM to TBD

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System Status



Red Line Significant Delays
Blue Line Normal Service
Brown Line Normal Service
Green Line Normal Service
Orange Line Normal Service
Purple Line Significant Delays
Pink Line Normal Service
Yellow Line Normal Service


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