Extended RideStore Hours Help Students Get Back-to-School Basics

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Release Date: 
Aug. 18, 2017


The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County (METRO) is the region’s largest public transit provider, offering safe, reliable and affordable transportation services about 370,000 times per day. Besides operating more than 1,200 buses on METRO’s network, METRORail's system includes the Red Line (Main Street and Northline), Green Line (East End) and Purple Line (Southeast). METRO’s services also include: STAR VanpoolMETROLiftHOV/HOT lanesBike & Ride program, Park & Ride, and road improvement projects. Learn more about METRO services at ridemetro.org where you will also find useful tools like the RideMETRO app where you can plan your trip and even pay your fare from your phone.

METRO Makes the Grade With Extended RideStore Hours

Saving money is as easy as ABC with extended METRO RideStore hours, including weekends. For the next two Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. you can pick up a discounted Student METRO Q® Fare Card, get help planning your trip, learn how to use the Q Mobile Ticketing app and so much more!  The RideStore is also extending its weekday hours from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. until Friday, Aug. 25, 2017.