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For Immediate Release:
January 27, 2011

Media Contact:
Karla Damian


Metrobus routes detoured due to ING Miami Marathon

(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 
On Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011, from approximately 5:30 a.m. until 1 p.m., several Metrobus routes, including routes 3, C, S, and 120 Beach MAX, will be detoured due to the ING Miami Marathon and Half Marathon.

To minimize impact to transit riders, special shuttle routes will be implemented temporarily during the detours to provide bus service along Washington Avenue and Alton Road, between 17th  and 5th streets in Miami Beach, and to the Omni Bus Terminal; as well as service from the Vizcaya Metrorail station to Mercy Hospital. 

Transit riders can view the detour and shuttle maps by visiting Miami-Dade Transit's website at Or riders can call Trip Planning at 305-891-3131, Monday -Friday, 7 a.m. - 8 p.m., and on Saturdays, from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Customers with TTY equipment can call 305-499-8971.


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Overtown Transit Village
701 NW 1st Court, 17th Floor Miami, FL 33136
Residents South of SW 216 St: 305-891-3131