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Bus Route81W West Lawrence

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Route Information

Schedule Brochure  Schedule Brochure (.pdf)
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Bus Stop List  Bus Stop List (.htm)

Service Description: See schedule for full details.

Service Hours:
Cumberland (accessible) (Blue) east to Jefferson Park (accessible) (Blue)
5:25a-10:25p weekdays, 5:20a-10:20p Saturday, 8:45a-10:15p Sunday
Jefferson Park (accessible) (Blue) west to Cumberland (accessible) (Blue)
4:55a-9:55p weekdays, 4:50a-9:50p Saturday, 8:20a-9:50p Sunday
Every 30 minutes all day weekends and holidays.

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

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Route Map

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System Status



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


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