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Route 16 - East Omaha / North 16th

Route Highlights

  • Downtown
  • Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge
  • Open Door Mission
  • Eppley Airfield
  • North Omaha Transit Center

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Metro Office and Transit Centers

Rider Alerts

5/23/21 Service Changes: Route 16

Metro will be implementing service changes effective May 23rd in response to staffing challenges around the COVID-19 pandemic and changing ridership patterns.

There will be minor adjustments to travel time on Route 16.

Click here for an updated schedule. 

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Route 16 – 8th & Farnam Detour

Effective Monday, 09/05/2020, 10th to 8th Streets, and 8th street will be closed from Douglas to Farnam will be closed due to Gene Leahy Mall reconstruction project. The work is scheduled for two years. During this time, route 16 will operate the following detour:

Southbound: Regular route to 10th & Capitol Ave, west to 14th Street, south to downtown library bus stop to resume regular route.

The following bus stops will be temporarily out of service: 8th & Douglas SW, 8th & Farnam NW.

Customers should use alternate stop locations at .

Northbound: Regular route to Continue south from downtown library bus stop to Farnam, west to 15th Street, north to resume regular route. to resume regular route.

The following bus stops will be temporarily out of service: 8th & Farnam NW, 11th & Farnam NE, 13th & Farnam NE.

Customers should use alternate stop locations at .

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