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Route Detours List

Effective 6.22.2021

Marathon Detours

Akron's National Interstate Marathon will cause some delays and detours on June 26, 2021. Click here for a list of detours.

Main Street Construction

Beginning January 4, 2021, Main Street will be closed between Mill St. and Market St. This closure is expected to last until May 31, 2021.

METRO bus stops #0011 on S. Main St. at Cascade Plaza and #0015 on S. Main St. at the Main Library are closed. Temporary stops are located at:

  • Mill St. inbound, just before the roundabout;
  • Mill St. outbound, just before Maiden Ln.;
  • Market St. outbound at Main St.

Routes #1, #10, #26, #28, and #34 are on detour:

  • Inbound from intersection of Market & Main streets, right on High St., right on Mill St., roundabout to southbound Main St., continue regular route.
  • Outbound from Main St., right on Mill St., left on Broadway St., left on Market St., continue to regular route.

Route #5 Joy Park/Gilchrist (Sat-Sun only)

Effective Monday, June 14, the intersection of E. Market Street and Canton Road will be closed for construction. Route #5 will be on detour.

  • #5 inbound: Canton Rd. and Ardwell Ave., left on Ardwell Ave., right on Woolf Ave. right on Benton Ave., left on Canton Rd., continue inbound.
  • #5 outbound: Regular route

Route #6 East Market/Lakemore

Effective Monday, June 14, the intersection of E. Market Street and Canton Road will be closed for construction. Route #6 will be on detour.

  • #6 inbound: Canton Rd., left on Benton Ave., right on Rea Ave., left on E. Market St., continue inbound.
  • #6 outbound: E. Market St., right on Hoover Ave., left on Benton Ave., right on Canton Rd., continue outbound.

Route #8 Kenmore/Barberton

Due to construction on Wooster Road and Interstate 76, Route #8 detour is in effect from 8 p.m.-6 a.m.

  • #8 inbound: Wooster Rd. N, left on Norwood St., right on W. State St., right on Swinehart Ave., right on East Ave., left on Kenmore Blvd., resume inbound.
  • #8 outbound: Wooster Rd. N, right on East Ave., left on Swinehart Ave., left on State St., left on Norwood St., right on Wooster Rd. N, continue outbound.

Route #34 Cascade Valley/Uhler

Beginning Monday, March 22, Stuber Street will be closed between E. North Street and Elizabeth Parkway for a bridge replacement. This closure is expected to last 180 days. 

  • #34 outbound: N. Howard St., left on Cuyahoga St., continue outbound.
  • #34 inbound: Cuyahoga St., right on N. Howard St., continue inbound.

All bus stops on E. Lods St., Elizabeth Pkwy, Stuber St., and E. North St. will be closed.

Please note detours are subject to rapid change. The above information is accurate and updated to the best of our ability.