Welcome to Metro’s developer site – this is a community website for individuals and entities who are using transportation and multi-modal data in interesting ways. Please check this site for regular updates and releases of new data from Metro–this is the beginning of an ongoing effort.

What we offer

The navigation box at right displays data we currently offer, including:

  • Web services, which provide information needed for regional trip planning;
  • Geographic Information about all of Metro’s routes;
  • Metro’s latest route, stop, and schedule information in the GTFS format.

Getting started

Become a member: Joining is FREE and will allow you to comment and have direct communication with our developers responsible for each data sets.

Get an API Key: You must have a valid API Key to utilize the Trip Planner Information Feed. You will be assigned a key at registration. Check your profile page to retrieve your API key.

Read the Policies: Please familiarize yourself with our Terms and Conditions, and Policies for using the various data and this website.

Read the Trip Planner Information Feed documentation: The web services offers data from 65+ Southern California transit agencies.

Read the FAQ: Questions about this site, the data or tools needed to utilize the data.