Service Changes for Christmas and New Year’s Holidays

During the Christmas and New Year’s Holidays, some BARTA buses will end service early on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.  Please review the Holiday Alert 2019 that contains all the details.


Christmas Eve – Tuesday, December 24, 2019 and New Year’s Eve, Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Some BARTA routes will stop service early on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.

Route 1 – Temple will make its last departure from the BTC at 7 PM.

Route 4 – 10th/11th Streets will make its last departure from 10th & Exeter at 7:40 PM. and from the BTC at 8:00 PM.

Route 8 – Reiffton/Shelbourne Square/Birdsboro will make its last departure from the BTC at 6 PM

Route 10 – Brookline will make its last departure from the BTC at 7:40 PM.

Route 15 – Berkshire Mall will make its last departure from the BTC at 7 PM.

Route 16 – Broadcasting Square will make its last departure from the BTC at 7:15 PM.

Route 18 – Schuylkill Avenue will make its last departure from the BTC at 7:10 PM.

Route 19 – Cotton Street will make its last departure from the BTC at 7:15 PM.

Route 20 – Route 61/Hamburg will make its last departure from the BTC at 5:05 PM.

Route 22 – Lyon Station/East Penn-Deka will make its last departure from the BTC at 2 PM.

Please note that all other routes will operate their normal schedules for Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.