BARTA Transportation Center (BTC)
Located at 8th and Cherry Street, in Downtown Reading, the BARTA Transportation Center (BTC) opened for bus service on Monday, March 4, 2002. The BTC provides a safe, comfortable and climate-controlled area for our customers to wait for the bus. The BTC makes transferring from one bus to another much easier with all of the bus routes in one place. The arriving and departing buses are announced over the public address system and displayed on the transit information system located in the passenger waiting area and outside in the passenger loading areas.
PLEASE NOTE: Monday, June 6, 2022 Route 15 and Route 16 will move from Stop #10. Route 15 will move to Stop #1 and Route 16 will move to Stop #2. Click here for the updated map.
Below is a diagram of the bus routes and bus stop locations inside the BTC:
Route 5 – ALBRIGHT COLLEGE
Route 12 – LINCOLN PARK / RDG. HOSP.
Route 1 – TEMPLE VIA 5TH ST.
Route 3 – TEMPLE VIA KUTZTOWN RD.
Route 4 – 10TH/11TH ST.
Route 9 – GRILL VIA KENHORST
Route 7 – PENNSIDE
Route 8 – REIFFTON / SHELBOURNE SQ.
Route 10 – BROOKLINE
Route 19 – RIVERSIDE / COTTON ST.
Route 2 – FAIRGROUND MARKET
Route 22 – LYON STA. / E. PENN DEKA READING HIGH
Route 14 – WERNERSVILLE / SINKING SPRING / WOMELSDORF
Route 17 – GLENSIDE
Route 15 – BERKSHIRE MALL – as of 6/6/2022 moved to Bus Stop #1
Route 16 – BROADCASTING SQ. – as of 6/6/2022 moved to Bus Stop #2
*Verify stop prior to boarding