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#40 - Buffalo/ Niagara Falls

Effective Date 6/18/2017

This route operates between downtown Buffalo and Portage Road Transit Center via downtown Niagara Falls and Grand Island.

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6/18/2017 Revised running times for fantasy Island. Inbound and outbound trips adjusted to serve Grand Island Plaza @ 8:45 PM. Saturday, adjusted running times. Sunday, created summer specific running times.
3/5/2017 Map was updated to reflect route change. Continue 3rd, right Rainbow, round the traffic circle at 1st, continue rainbow, left 3rd continue regular route.
12/4/2016 Changed outbound 8:23 AM trip to 8:22 AM for layovers.
9/4/2016 Changed Saturday inbound 8:05 PM trip to 8:18 PM to arrive at Grand Island Plaza at 8:45 PM for Fantasy Island. Changed Saturday outbound2:14 PM trip to 2:12 PM.
6/19/2016 Added weekday 9:47 PM inbound trip, 8:40 PM outbound trip, and changed 9:05 PM outbound trip to 9:15 PM, summer only for Fantasy Island. Saturday, added 8:05 PM inbound trip. Sunday, added 2 inbound (12:30 PM & 4:30 PM) and 2 outbound trips (10:30 AM & 3:00 PM) to create a 30-minute headway.
6/21/2015 Adjusted outbound 7:09 PM trip to 7:01 PM, outbound 9:05 PM trip to 9:15 PM, inbound 10:34 PM trip to 10:36 PM. Added outbound 8:40 PM, inbound 8:09 PM and inbound 9:47 PM trips (summer only).
12/7/2014 All B trips changed to operate regular route via Robert Moses.
8/31/2014 Alteration to times. Changed Sunday 8:13 AM outbound to 8:05 AM for arriv-al at the Niagara Falls Casino by 9 AM.
6/15/2014 Seasonal Adjustments. Adjusted outbound 7:06 PM to 7:01 PM, outbound 9:05 PM to 9:15 PM, inbound 10:34 PM to 10:36 PM. Added outbound 8:40 PM, inbound 8:09 PM and inbound 9:47 PM trips (summer only). Adjusted Sunday inbound 8:00 PM to 8:22 PM summer only to serve Fantasy Island.
3/9/2014 Weekday outbound 5:05 AM & 6:00 AM, inbound 2:38 PM & 2:59 PM trips are routed via Buffalo avenue. New B variant has been added to the timetable. Per passenger requests. Adjusted 11:09 PM to 11:11 PM. Doubled the level of service, created 30 minute headway, by adding 13 inbound & 12 outbound trips. Created 45 minute headway for multiple trip time adjustments on Sunday. Added 3 inbound & 3 outbound trips for Sunday.

12/1/2013 Adjusted outbound 10:09 AM to 10:07 AM, inbound 11:18 AM to 11:20 AM, and inbound 7:10 AM running time adjusted per operator request. Adjusted Sunday outbound 3:55 PM to 3:42 PM.

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