|Starting December 19, 2021, Swiftly replaced NextBus as Metro’s real time data provider. api.metro.net has been rewritten from the ground up and the old API endpoints are not supported anymore.|
Metro’s API gives you access to the real-time positions of Metro vehicles. Metro switched providers from NextBus to Swiftly on December 19, 2021. GTFS-rt endpoints are available for the VehiclePositions and TripUpdates entities in the GTFS-realtime spec.
GTFS-static data can be accessed here:
Migrating from Nextbus to the Swiftly API
For more information on how to use the API, please reference the Swiftly API Documentation
. Swiftly provides the GTFS-rt feed in Google Protocol Buffer binary format by default, although you are able to return the data in a human-readable format.
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Metro does not guarantee the accuracy of the data.
Metro’s official app partner is Transit App
, and Metro does not endorse any other application that uses this data.