Metro Game Day Express


The cost is $5 for a one-way trip. You must pay in cash as you board the bus (exact change only) or through the Token Transit app. Click here for more information on Token Transit. Metro passes not applicable for this special service.


Click on a date for schedule times.



Maps of stops


Athol Springs Park and Ride

Eastern Hills Mall

Highmark Stadium

McKinley Mall

Metropolitan Transportation Center

Niagara Falls Transportation Center

Thruway Mall Transit Center

University Station 

Utica Rail Station


Key Information

  • Service is limited and demand is high. Plan on arriving 10-15 minutes ahead of schedueled departure to make sure you have a spot on bus.
  • This is express service. Buses will stop at designated transit centers only.
  • No drinking, eating, or smoking on the bus.
  • Headphones must be used with audio devices.
  • All riders must stay on the bus until the bus reaches the drop off location. Riders will not be permitted to get off in the parking lot before the designated bus stop is reached.
  • Priority seating at the front of the bus is reserved for seniors and people with disabilities. Please offer these seats to people who need them.