The oldest and largest magazine entirely devoted to public transportation and private charter, METRO has served the bus and rail markets since 1904. This longevity is combined with insightful, award-winning editorial, which means credibility, visibility and exceptional ROI for advertisers.



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Audience Reach

METRO has a deep reach into the buying chain, with broad
coverage of all levels of management and departments.
87% of our subscribers influence, specify, recommend,
or make the final purchasing decisions for their agency.

Primary Business*

Transit System


Private/Specialty/Tour & Charter Bus Companies


Government Departments


Consultant, Engineer, or Architect
to the Transit Industry


Manufacturer/Supplier of Urban Transportation Equipment





Metro Express

Frequency: Monday, Tuesday &Thursday
Average deployment: 16,972

Trending On Metro

Frequency: every Friday
Average deployment: 11,500

Rail Transit

Frequency: every Wednesday
Average deployment: 7,423


METRO's annual Fact Book is the industry’s year-round reference guide for fleet managers. Our Fact Book is the leading resource for statistical data, marketer information, consultants directory, buyers guide and comprehensive list of industry contacts. All major manufacturers and industry suppliers are included in our print and online directories. Highlighted listings are available to improve the listing’s visibility

ShuttleOps (published in February/March, May and November) is an exclusive resource for the public and private shuttle-bus industry, covering the latest equipment innovations, operator profiles and best practices. Additional markets reached:

  • Airports
  • Parking
  • Car Rental
  • Hotel/Report
  • Religious Organizations
  • University/College
  • Limousine Service
  • Corporate
  • Healthcare/Retirement


Buscon - Buses, Technology, Solutions for the Industry

Transit Bus eXchange (TBX) is designed to connect a distinctive and influential group of public transportation service providers with an equally select group of product and service suppliers for an exchange of information, ideas, and solutions. This is a unique opportunity to engage with senior/director-level public transportation bus operators and cultivate relationships in an intimate setting.

FEBRUARY 3-5, 2020

Scottsdale, AZ

Buscon - Buses, Technology, Solutions for the Industry

BusCon & LCT East have come together to create America’s Bus & Coach Expo! ABC Expo is the all-encompassing event for the luxury, courtesy and public transit industry. With a focus on technology,equipment, maintenance and business performance, ABC Expo offers unrivaled business development, networking and educational opportunities. Catering to all segments of the bus industry, you’ll meet operators responsible for buying,equipping and maintaining buses of all types, styles and sizes including luxury vans/coaches, shuttles and transit buses.

NOVEMBER 15-17, 2020

Pennsylvania Convention Center | Philadelphia, Pa.
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James Blue

General Manager
(310) 533-2449

Mark Hollenbeck

Associate Publisher
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Frank Di Giacomo

VP, Emeritus
(856) 596-0999