More Buses, More Times, More Days: Fall ’19 Service Expansion

More Buses, More Times, More Days: Fall ’19 Service Expansion

More Buses, More Times, More Days: Fall ’19 Service Expansion It’s that time of year again! Every three months, we take a good, hard look at where we need to be putting more of our energy and resources. For our drivers, it’s a time of new routes, new...
MAX Trips Through Downtown Are About to Get Faster

MAX Trips Through Downtown Are About to Get Faster

MAX Trips Through Downtown Are About to Get Faster You’ve told us that you want faster MAX service through Downtown Portland. Today, we signed off on an official plan that will do just that.  We’ll be closing the Mall/SW 4th Ave, Mall/SW 5th Ave and Kings...
Lloyd MAX Improvements

Lloyd MAX Improvements

Lloyd MAX Improvements Heads up: We’ve got some work to do. From Sunday, August 4 through Saturday, August 17, MAX won’t run between Interstate/Rose Quarter and Lloyd Center/NE 11th Ave stations while we make some necessary improvements to our tracks. MAX...
We’re Phasing Out Old Paper Tickets and the TriMet Tickets App

We’re Phasing Out Old Paper Tickets and the TriMet Tickets App

We’re Phasing Out Old Paper Tickets and the TriMet Tickets App Out With the Old… Hop Fastpass® is your new ticket to ride TriMet — and that means some of our “legacy” fares are about ready for retirement. Paper tickets and passes have served us well (for much of...
What’s With the New Ticket Machines?

What’s With the New Ticket Machines?

What’s With the New Ticket Machines? As you may have noticed, some MAX stations are sporting shiny new ticket machines. And if you’ve taken a closer look, you probably saw that they don’t just look different — they have been reformatted from the inside out to sell...
How Transit Works in Snow and Ice

How Transit Works in Snow and Ice

How Transit Works in Snow and Ice We’ve enjoyed a mild fall, with less precipitation than normal and plenty of sunshine. That means we can expect a mellow winter, right? We’re certainly not counting on it. Over the years, we’ve learned that winter storms can...