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BCT Advisory: BB&T Center Park and Ride Lot Closure; Effective Tuesday, November 26, 2019

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: New 75 Express Route 115; Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Rider Alert: Routes 11 and 40, Fort Lauderdale; Effective Friday, December 6, 2019; Light Up Sistrunk
Rider Alert: Route 42, Pompano Beach; Effective Thursday, December 5, 2019; Yuletide On Atlantic Parade

Rider Alert: Route 11, Fort Lauderdale; Effective Tuesday, December 3, 2019; Christmas on Las Olas Celebration

Rider Alert: Routes 11, 36 and 40, Fort Lauderdale; Effective Thursday, November 28, 2019; Fort Lauderdale 5k Turkey Trot
Rider Alert: Route 88, Tamarac; Effective Thursday, November 28, 2019; Tamarac Turkey Trot 5K Run

Rider Alert: Route 11, Fort Lauderdale; Effective Sunday, November 24, 2019; Winterfest Family Fun Day
Rider Alert: Route 11, Fort Lauderdale; Effective Saturday, November 23, 2019; 8th Annual Merrill Lynch Bull Run

Rider Alert: Route 22, Plantation; Effective Saturday, November 23, 2019; It’s a Wonderful Life in Plantation Holiday Parade

Rider Alert: Route 36, Lauderhill; Effective Friday, November 22, 2019; NW 47th Avenue Road Work
 All BCT buses have been retrofitted with mobile-friendly fareboxes. The new fareboxes make travel easier and more convenient for customers, who are now able to purchase a bus pass using their smartphone. The new fareboxes can process various forms of payments including mobile tickets, smart cards, and cash. Customers will also be able to connect with all South Florida Transportation systems.​

BCT continues to improve services to meet the needs of our customers and the growing demand for public transportation:

  • BCT Mobile Ticketing App Summer of 2019
  • 147 New Buses with Free Wi-Fi 2019/2020
  • 5 OTR Coaches December 2019
  • 5 New Electric Buses January 2020
  • 146 New Paratransit Vehicles

​What We Do

Broward County Transit (BCT) provides fixed route bus, express and community shuttles and paratransit – door-to-door – services in Broward County. Our mission is to provide safe and reliable transportation solutions that link people, connect communities, support employment and contribute to the overall economic growth of our region.

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We provide links to Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties transit systems, and to Tri-Rail (commuter rail service). Fixed routes ​provide connections to our community’s multimodal transportation network, as well as system wide connections at four transfer terminals: Broward Central Terminal (downtown Fort Lauderdale), West Regional Terminal (Plantation), Lauderhill Mall Transfer Facility (Lauderhill) and Northeast Transit Center (Pompano Beach).

Hours of Operation

Our administrative office, located in Plantation, is open from 8:30AM to 5PM, Monday through Friday. For administrative information, call 954-357-8300. Bus service operation hours are approximately 4:30 to 12:40AM. For bus schedule and trip planning information, call 954-357-8400. 

Holiday bus service will operate a Sunday bus schedule on the following observed holidays: 

  • ​New Year's Day
  • Memorial Day​
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

 ​Advertise with Us

In addition to transporting passengers, our buses also serve as large, moving advertisements for your organization. Vector Media is the contracted agency handling placement of signs which can range from interior placard signs (11" x 28"), to exterior King Kong signs (9' x 20'). Your ad can even wrap an entire 40' bus! Your ad on a BCT bus will be seen by approximately 1.5 million people in the metropolitan Broward area. For more information on BCT bus advertising, contact Vector Media​.

Local office number: 954-570-8957
5300 West Hillsboro Boulevard, Suite 202
Coconut Creek FL 33073

Cindy Torbeck, 954-570-8957 ext. 331; Cell 954-464-3840

Sarae Stander, 954-570-8957 ext. 325; Cell 954-695-7824


Emergency Ride Home Program 

The Emergency Ride Home (ERH) Program, offered by the Florida Department of Transportation, provides free taxi service up to six times per year to registered commuters in Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach, Martin and St. Lucie counties in the event of an unexpected emergency. This “commuter insurance” is offered 24 hours a day and seven days a week. The program is available to commuters who carpool, vanpool, take transit, bike or walk to work at least three days a week. Commuters can register online or by phone. For more information, please contact South Florida Commuter Services at 1-800-234-RIDE (7433) or visit their website.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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