MAX & Bus Rapid Transit

MAX Bus Rapid Transit service provides faster, more frequent service, and features the latest technology in the transit industry. MAX uses easy-to-identify vehicles. Its stops are well-lit, with highly visible information markers and newly designed passenger shelters. Information markers feature real-time MAX arrival information so that customers may wait with greater confidence.

Read additional facts on MAX BRT service.

MAX Is Coming To Troost

Due to the success of MAX on Main, a second BRT line will open on Troost Avenue in 2011. Get the latest: Route - Timeline - Green Technologies - Funding

MAX’s popularity expands to Troost, bringing:

  • Fewer stops for faster service
  • Well-lit, attractive stations will feature real-time arrival signs loaded with information
  • Uniquely designed, accessible passenger shelters with attractive landscaping
  • Hybrid buses
  • Easy, convenient schedules and route maps
  • The latest GPS technology for reliable, rapid service



Kansas City’s first BRT line, otherwise known as MAX, currently serves River Market, downtown, Crown Center, midtown and the Plaza. Read more about the MAX.