City Bus Service
Welcome to the City Bus Service Home page. Here you can check schedule information, find out what's new and up coming, send us e-mail, and send comments.
Office Hours are 5:00 AM to 8:00 PM Monday through Friday and 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM on Saturday.
Office Phone (207) 767-5556. The times above do not reflect the time tables of the buses so check the schedule information on the related pages, and if you have any questions please feel free to call, one of our courteous dispatchers would be glad to assist you in any way. Schedules are also available on any of the buses, Hannaford's, Shaw's or City Hall in South Portland.
Please contact Richard Sargent with any questions you have about the City Bus Service.
Service enhancements/ changes
Effective Monday, September 15th there will be additional weekday Rte. 24A
service. Departing Portland to Maine Mall/ Walmart - 1:00pm
Departing Maine Mall to Portland - 2:20pm
Added service to Brick Hill
Departing Portland to Brick Hill - 1:00pm
Departing Brick Hill to Maine Mall/Walmart - 1:30pm
Departing Brick Hill to Portland - 2:30pm
Rte 24B Maine Mall will now be servicing Brick Hill during the morning
Departing Portland - 6:30 & 8:30
Brick Hill departure to Maine Mall/Walmart - 7:00 & 9:00
Brick Hill departure to Portland - 7:50 & 10:00
Rte 24A Maine Mall - will no longer be servicing Brick Hill in the
Route Delays/ Road Closures / Bus Stop closures -
- Congress St. will be closed on Saturday, August 23rd from
8:00am to 4:00pm for the annual Sidewalk Art Festival.
We will be using Spring St. as our detour during that time
Main Bus Stops will be High at Spring & Union at Fore
Rain date for this event is Sunday, August 24th. No road
closures on Saturday if the event is moved to Sunday.
- Road work on Main Street Rte. 24A / Maine Mall Starting April 15th
There will be water main work on Main Street in the Thornton Heights area. Bus stops will need to be closed as the project moves along from Rudy's Diner area south on Main St. to Westbrook St. If work is being done right at your bus stop, please move to another stop that has bus access. Delays are probable throughout the project time frame and due to end in late November 2014. Bus Stop closure signs have been put up at the Bus Stop that may be effected.
FMI - 767-5556
Holiday Reminders -
Upcoming Holiday - Labor Day Monday, September 1st
There will be NO service on this Holiday
Following Holiday - Columbus Day Monday October 13th
We will be runing on a Saturday schdeule on this