SERVICE CHANGES Effective September 13, 2021

Comprehensive Operational Analysis Phase 2

The following changes are scheduled to begin service on Monday, September 13th, 2021. Changes are the result of LANTA’s Annual Service Planning process, part of the Your Voice Initiative.
Look out for the Annual Survey in October to provide additional input on LANTA’s future.
Thank you for riding LANTA.

Changes

Routes 101 & 322 have been combined to make a new Route 101 connecting Easton, Bethlehem, Allentown, Dorneyville, and Trexlertown with Faster Service between ATC & BTC using a new Enhance Bus Stop service concept.
Route 101 will follow the current path and schedule between Easton and Bethlehem.  Between BTC and ATC, the route will follow West Broad Street, Pennsylvania Ave, Union Blvd, Tilghman St, and 6th/7th stopping ONLY at newly named Enhanced Bus Stops. In Allentown Route 101 will follow Turner & Chew streets between ATC and Muhlenberg College, where it will continue the former Route 322 path to Trexlertown Plaza. Cedarbrook has been moved to Route 102.
This service will run hourly 4:15am-12:20am Monday-Saturday and 6:30am-11:00pm Sunday.

Enhanced Bus Stops.
The New Route 101 will stop ONLY at Enhanced Bus Stops between ATC – Allentown and BTC – Bethlehem. These stops are already some of the highest ridership stops in the system, and soon will be receiving additional stop enhancements.
Each stop has a new and unique name reflecting the community it serves. Look out for new signage placed at bus stop signs along the route reflecting the stop name, as shown here.
Enhanced Bus Stop names will also be announced on board buses serving the corridor to better help riders

The new stops are:

  • Allen Street (located on 6th/7th Street at Allen Street)
  • Jordan Heights (located on Tilghman Street at 4th Street)
  • 6th Ward (located on Tilghman Street at Ridge Ave)
  • Ballpark (located on Union Blvd at Iron Pigs Way)
  • Irving (located on Union Blvd at Irving Street/Airport Rd)
  • Plymouth (located on Union Blvd at Plymouth St)
  • Gateway (located on Union Blvd at Club Ave/Lehigh Shopping Center)
  • Pennsylvania (located on West Broad Street at Pennsylvania Ave)
  • Rose Garden (located on West Broad Street at 8th Ave)
  • West Broad Street (located on West Broad Street at 2nd Ave)

Please reference the map below to find your nearest Enhanced Bus Stop:

ATC Reopening and nearby stop changes.
The Allentown Transportation Center will partially reopen in September. With this change, bus stops between 5th, 10th, Walnut, and Chew Streets will see changes. This affects all Allentown routes. Please look for new signage at bus stops. Additionally, Route 107 will be realigned to serve Hamilton Street between 17th and ATC. The new Route 101 will serve Turner and Chew Streets through Allentown.

Route 220.
Route 220 will have limited trips between Allentown and Bethlehem, with two trips 6:30-7:40am and 3:30-4:40pm weekdays only. For other times, check Route 101, 102, and 107 schedules for service. Trips times between Bethlehem and Easton will not change.

Route 215.
Route 215 service to FedEx Willowbrook Rd has been removed. Please see Route 319 for service to FedEx and other destinations in the area. Route 215 between Marcon Blvd and Hellertown has been rescheduled with hourly service 5:30am-9pm Monday-Saturday.

Route 102.
Route 102 has been retimed with changes to all trips. Cedarbrook Home has been added to Route 102 Westbound only.

Route 107.

Route 107 will be realigned to serve Hamilton Street between 17th and ATC. The new Route 101 will serve Turner and Chew Streets through Allentown.

New Route 613 Trexlertown Breinigsville Circulator.
A new Route 613 is being added to better connect Trexlertown with Breinigsville. Riders can connect to Route 213 along Industrial Blvd, Penn Dr, and Boulder Dr. Riders can also connect with the New Route 101 at Trexlertown Plaza, Walmart, and Movie Tavern. This service is scheduled every 45 minutes 5:45am-9:25pm Weekdays.