The John St Detour has been CANCELLED.

Due to changes in the construction schedule, the John St detour, announced on 9/12/19, has been cancelled. GBT bus routes are 3, 4, 5, 7, 9, 17 and Coastal Link (CL) will NOT be detoured off John St during construction.

The following changes will be in effect, starting on 9/16/19 and will last approximately 8 weeks:

  • The bus stop on John St near Broad St will be moved a small distance

  • Please expect minor delays during the construction project

CANCELLED. Detours on Rts CL, 3, 4, 5, 7, 9 & 17, starting 9/16/19

This Alert has been CANCELLED due to changes in the construction schedule.

Detours to last approximately 8 weeks.

Beginning on September 16, 2019, John St will be closed, between Broad St and Lafayette Blvd, in Bridgeport, for construction. As a result of this closure, GBT will be detouring buses off of John St and onto Fairfield Ave. Effected bus routes are 3, 4, 5, 7, 9, 17 and Coastal Link (CL).


A number of bus stops will also be closed:

  1. Water St at John St (Southbound) – except for Routes 1 and 8

  2. John St at Broad St

  3. John St at Lafayette Blvd

  4. John St at Courtland St

  5. John St at Park Ave

Temporary bus stops will be located on:

  1. Fairfield Ave at Middle St (Westbound)

  2. Fairfield Ave at Broad St (Westbound)

  3. Fairfield Ave at Courtland St (Westbound)

  4. Fairfield Ave at Park Ave (Westbound)

It is estimated that John St will be closed for eight weeks but may be closed longer.

A printable PDF of the map is available here>>

For more information, please contact GBT’s customer service representatives at 203-333-3031.

ALERT: 7/29 – 7/31, Detours on Rts CL, 10, and 13

Due to Road Construction in Bridgeport on the Yellow Mill Bridge (State RT 130 on Stratford Avenue) routes will be detoured.

Detour Details:

Rts CL, 10, 13 – Westbound (Toward GBT Bus Station)

  • At the intersection of Seaview Avenue and Stratford Avenue, travel North on Seaview Avenue

  • Left onto Barnum Avenue

  • Left onto Noble Avenue

  • Right onto East Washington Avenue

  • Left onto Housatonic Avenue, then turn into the bus station, on the left

Rts CL, 10, 13 – Eastbound (Toward Stratford)

  • Right onto Housatonic Avenue

  • Right onto East Washington Avenue

  • Left onto Noble Avenue

  • Right onto Barnum Avenue

  • Right onto Seaview Avenue, then continue on regular route

Bus stops on Stratford Avenue at Seaview Avenue and on Stratford Avenue at Kossuth Street, will not be serviced during the detour.

 

ALERTA: 7/29 – 7/31, Desvíos en Rutas CL, 10 y 13

Debido a las tareas de reparación en el puente Yellow Mill de Bridgeport (Ruta estatal 130 en Stratford Avenue) habrá desvíos en varias rutas.

Detalle de los desvíos:

Rutas CL, 10, 13 –Hacia el oeste (hacia la Estación de Autobuses de GBT)

  • En la intersección de Seaview Avenue y Stratford Avenue, hacia el norte en Seaview Avenue

  • A la izquierda hacia Barnum Avenue

  • A la izquierda hacia Noble Avenue

  • A la derecha hacia East Washington Avenue

  • A la izquierda hacia Housatonic Avenue y luego hacia la estación de autobuses, a la izquierda

Rutas CL, 10, 13 –Hacia el este (hacia Stratford)

  • A la derecha hacia Housatonic Avenue

  • A la derecha hacia East Washington Avenue

  • A la izquierda hacia Noble Avenue

  • A la derecha hacia Barnum Avenue

  • A la derecha hacia Seaview Avenue, para luego continuar por la ruta habitual

Las paradas de autobuses en Stratford Avenue y Seaview Avenue, así como en Stratford Avenue y Kossuth Street no tendrán servicio mientras dure el desvío.

ALERT: GBT Rt 15 Detour in Shelton on 7/3/19

Due to the Shelton Fireworks, Rt 15 will detour beginning with the 6:50 PM departure from the GBT bus station. The detour will last until the end of the day.

Detour Route (toward Derby)

From Bridgeport Ave the bus will:

  1. Turn right onto Constitution Blvd

  2. Left onto the Route 8 entrance ramp

  3. From Route 8 north get off exit 15

  4. Left at end of ramp

  5. Then Right into the Derby Railroad Station

Detour Route (From Derby Train Station, toward Bridgeport)

The bus will:

  1. Enter the Route 8 ramp across from Derby RRS

  2. Get off on exit 13

  3. Left at end of ramp to regular route