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Route 3 - North 40th / South 42nd

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  • North Omaha Transit Center
  • North High School
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  • VA Medical Center
  • MCC South Transit Center

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Route 3 – New schedule, starting Sunday, Feb. 5

Starting Sunday, February 5th, there is a newly adjusted schedule for Route 3 riders. This schedule is modified to account for the 42nd Street bridge construction. Metro is adding a bus to Route 3 to help ensure the schedule is accurate, with times changing by 15 minutes or less. Most of the changes are on northbound trips.

Riders can download the Route 3 schedule that will take effect on February 5th here: Route 3 – Feb. 2023 Schedule.

MyRide OMA schedule times will reflect these changes starting Sunday, February 5th.

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1/26 Route 3: 40th & Dodge Detour

Route 3 will be detoured starting Thursday, January 26, 2023, around 40th & Dodge because of a water main break. This detour is expected to be in effect for approximately 2 weeks.

Northbound Missed Stops:

  • 41st & Harney SW [ID: 1408]
  • 40th & Farnam NE [ID: 3149]
  • 40th & Dodge SE [ID: 3150]
  • 40th & Davenport SE [ID: 1411]

Northbound Detour:

  • Regular route to 42nd & Harney
  • Continue straight on 42nd to Davenport St
  • Turn right on Davenport to 40th
  • Turn left on 40th to resume the regular route

Southbound Missed Stops:

  • 40th & Dodge NW [ID: 3151]
  • 40th & Farnam NW [ID: 3148]

Southbound Detour:

  • Regular route to 40th & Davenport St
  • Turn right on Davenport to 42nd
  • Turn left on 42nd to resume the regular route

This detour may affect MyRide OMA bus tracking information and cause slight delays. We appreciate your patience.

Questions or comments? Call Metro Customer Service at 402.341.0800 or fill out our online comment form.

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Route 3: 42nd Street Bridge Detour

Starting Tuesday, November 1, 2022 Route 3 will be on detour between F & Grover Streets for bridge reconstruction. This detour will be in effect until December 2023.

Previously placed Northbound temporary stops no longer being used:

  • 50th & F Street NE [ID: 3673]
  • 50th & Grover SE [ID: 3674]

Northbound Missed Stops:

  • 42nd & F Street SE [ID: 1387]
  • 42nd & D Street SE [ID: 1388]
  • 42nd & Grover SE [ID: 1389]

Northbound Temporary Stops:

  • 42nd & G Street NE [ID: 3672]
  • 43rd & Grover SW [ID: 3675]

Northbound Route 3 will travel on 42nd Street to F Street, left on F Street to 60th, right on 60th to I-80EB, exit on 42nd to resume the regular route.

Previously placed Southbound temporary stops no longer being used:

  • 50th & Grover SW [ID: 3677]
  • 49th & F Street SW [ID: 3678]

Southbound Missed Stops:

  • 42nd & Grover NW [ID: 1357]
  • 42nd & D Street NW [ID: 1358]
  • 42nd & F Street NW [ID: 1359]

Southbound Temporary Stops:

  • 43rd & Grover NW [ID: 3676]
  • 42nd & F Street SW [ID: 3679]

Southbound Route 3 will travel on 42nd Street to I-80WB, exit at 60th Street, left on 60th Street, left on F Street to 42nd, right on 42nd to resume the regular route.

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