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This is a list of Bronx bus routes that were created by mtamaster. All local buses are operated by the Manhattan and Bronx Surface Transit Operating Authority, a subsidiary of New York City Transit Authority, except for the Bx23, Bx43, Bx50, and Bx70 routes, which are operated by the MTA Bus Company.

List of routes

This table gives details for the routes prefixed with "Bx" - in other words, those considered to run primarily in the Bronx by the MTA. For details on routes with other prefixes, see the following articles:


  • List of bus routes in Queens (coming soon): Q44, Q100 (on Rikers Island)
  • List of express bus routes in New York City (coming soon): BxM1, BxM2, BxM3, BxM4, BxM6, BxM7, BxM8, BxM9, BxM10, BxM11, BxM18
  • List of bus routes in Westchester County: Bee-Line 1, 2, 3, 4, 20, 21, 25, 26, 40, 41, 42, 43, 45, 52, 55, 60, 61, 62.


All routes are operated under New York City Bus except for the Bx23, Bx43, Bx50, and Bx70 routes, which are operated under MTA Bus.


Routes marked with an asterisk (*) run 24 hours a day.

Bx1 to Bx24

Route Terminals Streets traveled History Notes 
Bx1
Limited-stop service
Mott Haven
East 138th Street and Lincoln Avenue
at Third Avenue – 138th Street station

Riverdale
West 231st Street and Riverdale Avenue
Grand Concourse, Sedgwick Avenue, West 231st Street
  • Began July 3, 1921
  • Original southern terminus was East 138th Street/Grand Concourse
  • No night and evening service.
  • Bx2 extended to Riverdale when the Bx1 dosen't run.
Bx2*
Mott Haven
East 138th Street and Lincoln Avenue
at Third Avenue – 138th Street station
  • Kingsbridge Heights
    Sedgwick Avenue and Fort Independence Street
All trips: Third Avenue, 149th Street Grand Concourse, Sedgwick Avenue
Riverdale trips: West 231st Street
  • Began July 3, 1921
  • Original Bx2 southern terminus was East 150th Street/Melrose Avenue
  • Bx2 ran along East 165th Street and Melrose Avenue, rerouted onto 149 street on August 2008.
  • Bx2 extended to Riverdale when the Bx1 dosen't run.
  • Riverdale
    West 231st Street and Riverdale Avenue
Bx3
Washington Heights, Manhattan
George Washington Bridge Bus Terminal: Broadway
Riverdale
West 238th Street and Broadway
at 238th Street station
West 181st Street, University Avenue, Sedgwick Avenue Replaced University Avenue Line streetcars on October 25, 1947; formerly Bx38
Bx4
Bx4A
The Hub
Bergen Avenue and Westchester Avenue
near Third Avenue-149th Street station
Westchester Square
Lane Avenue and East Tremont Avenue
at Westchester Square-East Tremont Avenue station
  • All trips: Westchester Avenue
  • 'A' trips: Metropolitan Avenue, East Tremont Avenue
  • Replaced Westchester Avenue Line streetcars on July 10, 1948; formerly Bx42
  • 'A' variant created in June 2010 to replace Bx45.
  • No overnight service
Bx5
Longwood
West Farms Road and Southern Boulevard
near Simpson Street station
Pelham Bay
Bruckner Boulevard
at Pelham Bay Park station
All trips: Story Avenue, Bruckner Boulevard
Orchard Beach trips: City Island Road
  • Began March 26, 1928 by New York City Department of Plant and Structures
  • Original northern terminus was Pelham Parkway/Laconia Avenue at Pelham Parkway station.
  • Alternate Weekday trips and all late evening service terminates at Pugsley Avenue/Turnbull Avenue.
  • Summer service extended to Orchard Beach.
Orchard Beach
(summers only)
Bx6*
Washington Heights, Manhattan
Riverside Drive West and West 158th Street
Hunts Point Cooperative Market 155th Street, East 161st Street, 163rd Street, Hunts Point Avenue Replaced 163rd Street Crosstown Line streetcars on June 26, 1948; formerly Bx34 Overnight service terminates at Amsterdam Avenue/West 155th Street.
Bx7
Washington Heights, Manhattan
Saint Nicholas Avenue and West 167th Street
at168th Street station
Riverdale
Riverdale Avenue and West 263rd Street
(at New York City–Yonkers line)
Broadway, Riverdale Avenue
  • Began February 12, 1928
  • Was Bx10 until 1984.
  • Extended to Washington Heights in 1989.
  • Late evening service terminates at West 207th Street/Broadway.
  • No overnight service.
Bx8
Locust Point
Longstreet Avenue and Tierney Place
Williamsbridge
East 226th Street and White Plains Road
near 225th Street station
Throgs Neck Boulevard, Westchester Avenue, Williamsbridge Road, Bronxwood Avenue
  • Began November 1, 1927 (north part) and June 15, 1934 by Bronx Coach (south part)
  • Merged with the Bx23 (Westchester Avenue to Schley Avenue) and a former Bx40 spur (south of Main Street) in September 1989.
Bx9*
Riverdale
Broadway and West 262nd Street
(at New York City–Yonkers line)
West Farms
Tremont Avenue and Devoe Avenue
at West Farms Square – East Tremont Avenue station
Broadway, Kingsbridge Road, Fordham Road, Southern Boulevard Replaced Bronx and Van Cortlandt Parks Crosstown Line streetcars on January 24, 1948; formerly Bx20
Bx10*
Norwood
East 206th Street and Bainbridge Avenue
at Norwood – 205th Street station
Riverdale
Riverdale Avenue and West 263rd Street
(at New York City–Yonkers line)
Jerome Avenue, Sedgwick Avenue, 231st Street, Riverdale Avenue Introduced in February 1984, created from northern portion of previous Bx10 and eastern section of Bx24.
Bx11
Washington Heights, Manhattan
George Washington Bridge Bus Terminal: West 178th Street
Longwood
West Farms Road and Southern Boulevard
near Simpson Street.
170th Street, Claremont Parkway, West Farms Road
  • Began February 27, 1948.
  • Original southern terminus was Freeman Street/Southern Boulevard; extended to West Farms Road in 1998.
Bx12
Local service
University Heights
West Fordham Road and Sedgwick Avenue
(full-time)
Pelham Bay
Bruckner Boulevard
at Pelham Bay Park station
Fordham Road, Pelham Parkway
  • Replaced 207th Street Crosstown Line streetcars on January 24, 1948 and replaced the former Bx19 207th Street Crosstown Line in 1969.
  • Eastern terminus was originally in City Island; this branch was split into an expanded and rerouted Bx29 in 1990.
  • Local buses run the Select Bus Service route during late nights when Select Bus Service buses do not run.
  • In the summer, local buses are extended on both ends and run between Inwood and Orchard Beach.
Orchard Beach
(summers only)
Select Bus Service
Inwood, Manhattan
Broadway and Isham Street
at Inwood – 207th Street station
Co-op City
Bay Plaza Shopping Center
207th Street, Fordham Road, Pelham Parkway Replaced 207th Street Crosstown Line streetcars on January 24, 1948 and replaced the former Bx19 207th Street Crosstown Line in 1969.
  • Select Bus Service: Payment before boarding required at payment stations at bus stops.
  • Between approximately 10:15 PM and 5:30 AM, Select Bus Service does not run. Bx12 local buses traverse the SBS route during this time, making stops at local Bx12 bus stops.
Bx13
Washington Heights, Manhattan
George Washington Bridge Bus Terminal: West 178th Street
Mott Haven
East 138th Street and Lincoln Avenue
at Third Avenue – 138th Street station
West 181st Street, Ogden Avenue, River Avenue, Exterior Street, East 138 Street
  • Replaced Ogden Avenue Line streetcars on October 25, 1947; formerly Bx37
  • Service extended to George Washington Bridge Bus Terminal on January 18, 1998.
  • Extended to Mott Haven from Yankee Stadium at Gate 6 in January 2013.
Bx15*
Harlem, Manhattan
West 125th Street and 12th Avenue
Fordham
Fordham Plaza
at Fordham Metro-North station
125th Street, Willis Avenue, Third Avenue Replaced Harlem Shuttle and Willis Avenue Line streetcars on August 5, 1941; formerly Bx29
Bx16
Norwood
East 206th Street and Bainbridge Avenue
at Norwood – 205th Street station
Eastchester
Ropes Avenue and Boston Road
(at New York City–Pelham Manor line)
Bainbridge Avenue, East 233rd Street, Nereid Avenue, Baychester Avenue
  • Original northern terminus was Mundy Lane/Pittman Avenue (at NYC-Mount Vernon line)
  • Extended to Ropes Avenue via Baychester Avenue and E 233 Street in 1999.
Bx17
Mott Haven
St. Ann's Avenue and East 135th Street
Fordham
Fordham Plaza
at Fordham Metro-North station
St. Ann's Avenue, East 149 Street, Prospect Avenue, Crotona Avenue
  • Began October 24, 1921 by New York City Department of Plant and Structures.
  • Replaced St. Ann's Avenue Line streetcars on July 10, 1948; formerly Bx3.
  • Original southern terminus was East 132nd Street/Walnut Avenue; rerouted via St. Ann's Avenue in September 2005, replacing the Bx52 local in that area.
Bx18
Morris Heights
Undercliff Avenue
The Hub
Third Avenue and 150th Street
near Third Avenue-149th Street station
Sedgwick Avenue, Undercliff Avenue, Macombs Road, Grand Concourse, Easr 165th Street, Melrose Avenue
  • Began June 22, 1941
  • Extended to The Hub August 2008.
Bx19*
Riverbank State Park Bronx Park
New York Botanical Garden
Southern Boulevard entrance
West 145th Street, East 149th Street, Southern Boulevard
  • Replaced 149th Street Crosstown Line streetcars on August 16, 1947; formerly Bx30.
  • Replaced Southern Boulevard Line streetcars on August 21, 1948; formerly Bx31.
  • Separate Bx30 and Bx31 routes merged into Bx19 in 1984.
  • When the Riverbank State Park is closed, buses terminate at 145th Street and Broadway.
Bx20
Inwood, Manhattan
Broadway and Dyckman Street
at Dyckman Street station
Riverdale
Henry Hudson Parkway and West 246th Street
Dyckman Street, 10th Avenue, Broadway, Johnson Avenue, Henry Hudson Parkway
  • Surface Transportation Corporation bus (Route M100) replaced Third Avenue Railway's Broadway-Kingsbridge Line streetcar on June 22, 1947.
  • Portion in Bronx split off into Bx20 in 1989.
  • Extended to Dyckman Street station via Dyckman Street and 10 Avenue in the 1990's.
  • No overnight service
Bx21*
Mott Haven
East 138th Street and Lincoln Avenue
at Third Avenue – 138th Street station
Westchester Square
Westchester Avenue and Lane Avenue
at Westchester Square – East Tremont Avenue station
Third Avenue, Boston Road, Morris Park Avenue Replaced Boston Road Line streetcars on August 21, 1948; formerly Bx26.
Bx22*
Castle Hill
Castle Hill Avenue and Zerega Avenue
Bedford Park
Paul Avenue and West 205th Street
Castle Hill Avenue, Unionport Road, White Plains Road, Fordham Road, Kingsbridge Road, Goulden Avenue Began in 1928; formerly Bx13.
  • Evening and weekend service ends at Valentine Avenue-Fordham Road.
  • Overnight service ends at Pelham Parkway-Boston Road.
Bx23
Mount Vernon
Sandford Boulevard and Fulton Avenue
Pelham Bay
Bruckner Boulevard
at Pelham Bay Park station
Prospect Avenue, West 1st Street, South 11 Avenue/Muddy Lane, Sandford Boulevard, South 3rd Street, Conner Street, Co-op City Boulevard, Baychester Avenue, Hutchinson River Parkway
  • Service began in 1990's, when Bee Line sold the 54 route to New York Bus Service (now under MTA bus).
  • Original southern terminal was Asch Loop in Co-op City.

Extended to Pelham Bay Park in 1998.

  • Asch Loop service discontinued June 2010.
  • Via section 1-2 in Co-op City.
Bx24
Hutchinson Metro Center
911 Call Center
Country Club
Loop
Marconi Street, Eastchester Road, Williamsbridge Road, Westchester Avenue, Bruckner Boulevard, Rawlins Avenue, Stadium Avenue, Research Avenue, Kennelworth Avenue
  • Replaced Pelham Bay Park Line streetcars on August 17, 1940; formerly Bx22
  • Country Club bus began in 1933; formerly Bx22
  • Original eastern terminal was Parkchester station, cut back to Westchester Square on June 27, 2010 due to budget crisis.
  • Extended to Hutchinson Metro Center on August 31, 2014.

Bx26 to Bx70

Route Terminals Streets traveled History Notes
Bx26
Local service
Bedford Park
Paul Avenue and West 205th Street
Co-op City
Earhart Lane and Erskine Place
Bedford Park Boulevard, Allerton Avenue, Asch Loop, Bartow Avenue
  • Bx26 began in 1928, original terminus was East 192nd Street/Valentine Avenue
  • Formerly Bx17
  • Operates in Co-op City via 4-5.
  • Some trips operate via Sections 5-4-3-2-1 on PM rush hours on school days only.
  • No service late night/overnight. Use the Bx28.
Limited-stop service
Bedford Park
Paul Avenue and West 205th Street
Co-op City
Earhart Lane and Erskine Place
(See Bx26 local routing above)
  • Started in 2002, formerly Bx25.
  • Renumbered to Bx26 Limited on June 2010.
  • Rush-hours only
Bx27*
Clasons Point
Soundview Avenue cul-de-sac
Longwood
West Farms Road and Southern Boulevard
near Simpson Street station
Soundview Avenue, Rosedale Avenue, Westchester Avenue Replaced Sound View Avenue Line streetcars on March 8, 1947
  • Evening and overnight service does not serve Westchester Avenue, ending at the Morrison Avenue – Soundview station.
Bx28
Limited-stop service
Fordham
East Kingsbridge Road and East 192nd Street
Co-op City
Earhart Lane and Erskine Place
Jerome Avenue, Mosholu Parkway, Gun Hill Road, Bartow Avenue
  • Began September 18, 1933
  • Formerly Bx15
  • Section 1-2-3 service split off into Bx38 in June 2010 due to budget-related service reductions.
  • Converted into Limited service January 2013.
  • Operates in Co-op City via Sections 4-5.
  • One weekday trip starts at Bay Plaza Shopping Center.
  • No overnight service; use Bx38.
Bx29
City Island
City Island Avenue and Rochelle Street
Co-op City
Bay Plaza Shopping Center
City Island Avenue, Hutchinson River Parkway East
  • Began April 23, 1928, formerly Bx52
  • Summer service only between Earheart Lane (via 1-2-3-4-5) and Orchard Beach
  • Cut back to Asch Loop 1989.
  • Rerouted and replaced City Island branch of the Bx12 in June 29, 1990.
  • Started perating in Co-op City via Section 5, then to Bay Plaza Shopping Center in the 1990's.
Bx30
Norwood
East 206th Street and Bainbridge Avenue
at Norwood – 205th Street station
Eastchester
Ropes Avenue and Boston Road
(at New York City–Pelham Manor line)
Gun Hill Road, Boston Road *Began service 1950's, formerly Bx6.
Bx31
Westchester Square
Lane Avenue and East Tremont Avenue
at Westchester Square – East Tremont Avenue station
Woodlawn
Katonah Avenue and East 242nd Street
(at New York City–Yonkers line)
Eastchester Road, East 233rd Street Began November 1, 1927; Original Bx31 terminus was the Wakefield Metro-North station; extended to Woodlawn on April 8, 2007
Formerly Bx9
Bx32
Mott Haven
East 138th Street and Lincoln Avenue
at Third Avenue – 138th Street station
Kingsbridge Heights
Bronx VA Hospital
Morris Avenue, Jerome Avenue Replaced Morris Avenue Line streetcars on January 1, 1941; formerly Bx25
Bx33
Harlem, Manhattan
West 135th Street and Saint Nicholas Avenue
at 135th Street station
Port Morris
Locust Avenue and East 132nd Street
East 138th Street, West 135th Street Replaced 138th Street Crosstown Line streetcars on July 10, 1948
Bx34
Fordham
Valentine Avenue and Fordham Road
Woodlawn
Katonah Avenue and East 242nd Street
(at New York City–Yonkers line)
Bainbridge Avenue, East 233rd Street Began April 2, 1928 by New York City Department of Plant and Structures; formerly Bx4.
  • Weekend service discontinued in June 2010 and restored January 2013.
Bx35*
Washington Heights, Manhattan
George Washington Bridge Bus Station:
West 179th Street
Longwood
West Farms Road and Southern Boulevard
near Simpson Street station
East 167th Street, East 168th Street, East 169th Street, Edward L. Grant Highway Replaced 167th Street Crosstown Line streetcars on July 10, 1948
Bx36*
Local service
Washington Heights, Manhattan
George Washington Bridge Bus Station:
West 178th Street
Castle Hill
Olmstead Avenue and Randall Avenue
Tremont Avenue, East 180th Street, East 174th Street, White Plains Road
  • Replaced 180th Street Crosstown Line streetcars on October 25, 1947
  • Some trips originally went to Bruckner Boulevard/Zerega Avenue
Limited-stop service
Washington Heights, Manhattan
George Washington Bridge Bus Station:
West 178th Street
Castle Hill
Olmstead Avenue and Randall Avenue
(See Bx36 local routing above) Limited-stop service began September 8, 2009.
  • Rush-hours only
Bx37
Co-op City
Earhart Lane
West Farms
Tremont Avenue and Devoe Avenue
at West Farms Square – East Tremont Avenue station
Bartow Avenue, Baychester Avenue, Boston Road, White Plains Road, Morris Park Avenue
  • Began in 1940's, formerly Bx7
  • Extended to Co-op City and West Farms Square February 1984.
  • Operates in Co-op City via 2-1-4-5.
Bx38*
Norwood
East 206th Street and Bainbridge Avenue
at Norwood – 205th Street station
Co-op City
Bay Plaza Shopping Center
Jerome Avenue, Gun Hill Road, Co-op City Boulevard
  • Began September 18, 1933
    Formerly Bx15
  • Introduced in 2010 as a variant of the Bx28.
  • Operates in Co-op City via sections 1-2-3, then runs to Bay Plaza Shopping Center.
  • Some school service extended to run between Fordham and Earheart Lane.
  • The Bx38 route serves all Co-op City sections (1-2-3-4-5) late nights, replacing the Bx28.
Bx39
Clasons Point
Soundview Avenue cul-de-sac
Wakefield
East 241st Street and White Plains Road
at Wakefield – 241st Street station
White Plains Road
  • Replaced Williamsbridge Line streetcars on August 21, 1948; formerly Bx28.
  • Southern end was rerouted from original West Farms Square terminus in 1990.
  • Extended at northern end from Williamsbridge to Wakefield in 2010.
Bx40*
Bx42
Morris Heights
River Park Towers
Bx40: SUNY Maritime College
Front gate
Burnside Avenue, East Tremont Avenue, then:


  • Bx40 also serves Pennyfield Avenue
  • Bx42 operates via the Randall-Balcom Houses and Harding Avenue in Throgs Neck
Replaced Tremont Avenue Line streetcars on August 21, 1948.
  • Bx40 originally had four eastern destinations:
    • SUNY Maritime
    • Throgs Neck
    • Locust Point
    • Randall-Balcom Houses (weekdays only)
  • Bx42 designation applied in September 1989 to trips via Randall-Balcom (which was originally a weekday-only spur), and Throgs Neck terminus given to Bx42.
Bx42: Throgs Neck
Harding Avenue
Bx41*
The Hub
East 148th Street and Third Avenue
at Third Avenue – 149th Street station
Williamsbridge
White Plains Road and East Gun Hill Road
at Gun Hill Road station
Melrose Avenue, Webster Avenue
  • Replaced Webster and White Plains Avenues Line streetcars on June 26, 1948
  • Original Bx41 terminals were Bruckner Boulevard-Alexander Avenue and Baychester Avenue-East 241st Street.
  • Southern end cut back to Lincoln Avenue-East 136th Street in 1995, then to East 148 Street-Third Avenue in 2002
  • Northern end cut back to White Plains-Gun Hill Roads in 2010 due to budget-related service reductions.
Bx43
Eastchester
Dyre Avenue and Light Street
at Eastchester-Dyre Avenue station
Pelham Bay
Bruckner Boulevard
at Pelham Bay Park station
Conner Street, Co-op City Boulevard, Hutchinson River Parkway
  • Service began in June 2010 replacing Bx23 in Asch Loop.
  • Operated under MTA bus.
  • Weekday Rush hours only
  • Via sections 4-3-2-1-2 in Co-op City.
Bx46
Yankees Stadium
East 161st Street and River Avenue
at 161st Street-Yankees Stadium station
Hunts Point Cooperative Market East 161st Street, East 163rd Street, Longwood Avenue, Tiffany Street, Viele Avenue
  • Originally shuttle bus service in Hunts Point, formerly Bx34A, later Bx34
  • Extended to Prospect Avenue via Tiffany Street and Longwood Avenue in 1990's.
  • Extended to Yankees Stadium in 2008.
  • Operates via Baretto Point Park.
  • No overnight service.
Bx50
Limited-stop service
Flushing, Queens
Main Street and 39th Avenue
near Flushing – Main Street station
Co-op City
Earhart Lane and Erskine Place
Whitestone Expressway, Bronx-Whitestone Bridge,
Hutchinson River Parkway,
Bruckner Boulevard,
Co-op City Boulevard
  • Operated under MTA bus; formerly operated by Queens Surface Corporation as the Q50; renumbered in 2005.
  • Section 1 and 4 service discontinued June 2010.
  • Operates in Co-op City via Co-op City Boulevard.
    • Customers from Queens traveling to Sections 1 must transfer to a Bx23 or Bx43 bus at Pelham Bay Park.
    • Customers from Queens traveling to Sections 4 must transfer to a Bx43 or Bx70 bus at Pelham Bay Park.
Bx52
Select Bus Service
Fordham
Fordham Plaza
at Fordham Metro-North station
LaGuardia Airport, Queens
All terminals
Webster Avenue, Melrose Avenue, Third Avenue, Astoria Boulevard (Queens)
  • New service 1984, ran between The Hub and Astoria based of the old portions of the Bx21 and Bx32.
  • Extended to Fordham Plaza in the 1990's.
  • Extended to Laguardia Airport in 1995.
  • Limited service via Third Avenue started in 2002.
  • All local service discontinued on September 2005; St. Anns section replaced by Bx17.
  • Converted into Select Bus Service on June 30, 2013.
  • Travels between the Bronx and Queens via the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge.
  • No late night service.
Bx54*
Flushing, Queens
Main Street and 39th Avenue
near Flushing – Main Street station
Fordham
Fordham Plaza
at Fordham Metro-North station
Union Street, Parsons Boulevard, Cross Bronx Expressway, East 182 Street
  • New route 1998, replaces Bronx portion of Q44 local.
  • Late night service added on June 2010 between West Farms Square and Flushing.
  • Late night service extended to Fordham on January 2013.
Bx70
Wakefield
East 241 Street and Bullard Avenue
at Wakefield Metro North station
Pelham Bay
Bruckner Boulevard
at Pelham Bay Park station
East 241 Street, Baychester Avenue, East 233 Street, Conner Street, Co-op City Boulevard, Bartow Avenue, Hutchinson River Parkway East, Erskine Place
  • Service began in 1968.
  • Operated under MTA bus; formerly operated under New York Bus Service.
  • Original terminals were Eastchester-Dyre Avenue and Earheart Lane.
  • Northern terminal extended to Wakefield 1971 to replace Bx71; old Bx70 route renamed Bx70A and ran rush hours only.
  • Bx70A discontinued in the 1990's, Co-op City section replaced by Bx23.
  • Southern terminal extended to Pelham Bay in the 1990's.
  • Via section 3-4-5 in Co-op City.
Co-op City section note:
  • 1-2-3-4-5 corresponds to Dreiser, Carver, Bellamy, Asch, and Einstein Loops, respectively; buses pull into Asch and Dreiser Loops directly.

Former routes

Renumbered services

On June 15, 1974, some suffixed routes were renumbered, including the following:

1974
Old New
Bx5A Bx54
Bx12A Bx12
Bx15B Bx19
Bx15C Bx17

1984 route revamp

On February 18, 1984, the entire Bronx bus system was revamped, with several routes renumbered and merged. The changes were as follows:

Old route Terminals Streets traveled New route Notes
Bx3 Port Morris
East 138th Street-
Jackson Avenue
at Cypress Avenue station
Fordham
Fordham Plaza
at Fordham Metro-North station
Prospect Avenue,
Crotona Avenue
Bx17
  • New route assumed former Bx31 service on Southern Blvd. south of East 149th St., initially extended to Walnut Ave./E. 132nd St. terminal (shared with Bx33, where the Walnut Depot existed at the time).
  • Jackson Ave. branch of former Bx3 was eliminated.
Bx4 Fordham
Fordham Road-
Valentine Avenue
near Fordham Road station
Woodlawn
Katonah Avenue-
East 242nd Street
(New York City-Yonkers line
Bainbridge Avenue,
Valentine Avenue,
Katonah Avenue
Bx34
  • Same route, new number.
Bx6 Norwood
East 206th Street-Bainbridge Avenue
at Norwood – 205th Street station
Baychester
Boston Road-
Corsa Avenue
Gun Hill Road,
Boston Road
Bx30
  • New maps acknowledged the route's extension to Ropes Avenue, which had been in effect for some time before.
Bx7 Pelham Parkway
Pelham Parkway-
White Plains Road
at Pelham Parkway station
Eastchester
Ropes Avenue-
Boston Road
(New York City-Pelham line)
Bronx Park East,
Allerton Avenue,
Boston Road
(upper portion)
Bx37
  • New maps acknowledged the route's extension to Co-op City which had been in effect for some time before.
Bx9 Williamsbridge
White Plains Road-
East 233rd Street
at 233rd Street station
Westchester Square – East Tremont Avenue station Eastchester Road,
East 233rd Street
Bx31
  • Same route, new number.
  • Extended along 233rd Street to serve Our Lady of Mercy Hospital (now part of Montefiore Medical Center) around 1990.
Bx10 Riverdale
Riverdale Avenue-
West 263rd Street
Inwood, Manhattan
Broadway-
West 207th Street
at Inwood – 207th Street station
Riverdale Avenue, Henry Hudson Parkway, Broadway Bx7
  • Renumbered to avoid confusion with a new Bx10 route which began service on this date.
  • Service expanded to daily. Also extended to Washington Heights, Manhattan
    Saint Nicholas Avenue and West 167th Street
    at 168th Street station
Bx13 Pelham Parkway
Pelham Parkway-
White Plains Road
at Pelham Parkway station
Castle Hill
Castle Hill Avenue-
Zerega Avenue
Castle Hill Avenue,
Unionport Road,
White Plains Road
Bx22
  • Same route, new number.
  • New maps acknowledged the route's extension along Fordham Road, which had been in effect for some time before.
Bx14 Williamsbridge
White Plains Road-
East 233rd Street
at 233rd Street station
Eastchester
Ropes Avenue-
Boston Road
(New York City-Pelham line)
Edenwald Avenue,
Seton Avenue,
East 233rd Street,
Dyre Avenue
Bx16 (after 1999)
  • Discontinued without replacement in 1984.
  • Previous Bx14 service along East 233rd St. and Dyre Ave. was merged into an extension of the Bx16 in 1999.
  • Edenwald Avenue service discontinued.
Bx15 Fordham
Valentine Avenue-
East 192nd Street
Co-op City
Earhart Lane-
Erksine Place
Gun Hill Road,
Bartow Avenue,
Co-op City Boulevard
Bx28
  • Same route, new number.
Bx17 Fordham
Valentine Avenue-
East 192nd Street
Co-op City
Earhart Lane-
Erksine Place
Bedford Park Boulevard,
Allerton Avenue,
Bartow Avenue,
Co-op City Boulevard
Bx26
  • Same route, new number, except truncated to Norwood.
Bx19 Wakefield
White Plains Road–
East 241st Street
at Wakefield – 241st Street station
Baychester
Boston Road-
Eastchester Road
Baychester Avenue,
Schieffelin Avenue
None
  • Route discontinued due to having lower ridership to the Bx70, then operated by New York Bus Service.
Bx20 Riverdale
Broadway-
West 262nd Street
West Farms
East Tremont Avenue-Boston Road
at West Farms Square – East Tremont Avenue station
Broadway,
Kingsbridge Road,
Fordham Road
Bx9
  • Same route, new number.
Bx21 Port Morris
East 138th Street-
Jackson Avenue
at Cypress Avenue station
Astoria, Queens
37th Street-
24th Avenue
Triborough Bridge Bx52
  • Route merged with the former Bx32 to make new Bx52.
Bx22 Westchester Square – East Tremont Avenue station Country Club
Research Avenue-
Ampere Avenue
Westchester Avenue,
Bruckner Boulevard,
Country Club Road
Bx24
  • New maps issued acknowledged route's extension to Parkchester, which had been in effect for some time before.
Bx23 Pelham Bay
Crosby Avenue and Westchester Avenue at Buhre Avenue station
Throgs Neck
Ellsworth Avenue-
Schley Avenue
Crosby Avenue,
Layton Avenue,
Dean Avenue
Bx44
  • Same route, new number.
  • Merged into the Bx8 on Sept. 10, 1990.
Bx24 Fordham
Fordham Plaza
Riverdale
Fieldston Road-
West 256 Street
Fordham Road,
Bailey Avenue
Bx14
  • Same route, new number.
  • Eliminated on September 10, 1995.
Bx25 Mott Haven
Lincoln Avenue-
East 136th Street
near Third Avenue – 138th Street station
Kingsbridge
Reservoir Avenue-
West 195th Street
near Kingsbridge Road station
Jerome Avenue,
Morris Avenue
Bx32
  • Same route, new number.
Bx26 Mott Haven
Lincoln Avenue-
East 136th Street
near Third Avenue – 138th Street station
Morris Park
Eastchester Road-
Sackett Avenue
Third Avenue,
Boston Road (lower),
Morris Park Avenue
Bx21
  • New maps issued acknowledged route's extension to Westchester Square, which had been in effect for some time before.
Bx28 Bedford Park
Paul Avenue-
West 205th Street
Tremont, Bronx
Grand Concourse-
East Burnside Avenue
White Plains Road,
Morris Park Avenue,
East Tremont Avenue
Bx10,
Bx39
  • Portion of route between Bainbridge Avenue and DeWitt Clinton High School became part of the Bx10.
  • Portion of route between West Farms Square and Grand Concourse (via Tremont Avenue) discontinued.
Bx29 Fordham
Fordham Plaza
at Fordham railroad station
Harlem
12th Avenue-
West 125th Street
Third Avenue,
Willis Avenue,
125th Street (Manhattan)
Bx15
  • Same route, new number.
Bx30 Mott Haven
Southern Boulevard-
East 142nd Street
Harlem
Broadway-
West 145th Street
at 145th Street station
149 Street,
145th Street (Manhattan)
Bx19
  • Merged with former Bx31 to form the new Bx19.
  • Portion east of Southern Boulevard to former Lincoln Hospital (relocated by this time along 149th Street) discontinued.
Bx31 Bronx Park
New York Botanical Garden
Port Morris
Cypress Avenue-
East 133rd Street
Southern Boulevard Bx19
  • Merged with former Bx30 to form the new Bx19.
  • Port Morris section discontinued.
Bx32 Melrose
Third Avenue-
East 161st Street
Port Morris
St. Ann's Avenue-
East 132nd Street
St. Ann's Avenue Bx52
  • Route merged with the former Bx21 to make new Bx52.
  • Route north of East 149 Street discontinued.
Bx34 Hunts Point
Hunts Point Avenue-
Halleck Street

Washington Heights, Manhattan
Riverside Drive-
West 158th Street
Hunts Point Avenue,
163rd Street,
161st Street,
155th Street (Manhattan)
Bx6
  • Same route, new number.
Bx34A Hunts Point Cooperative Market Hunts Point Loop Hunts Point Avenue,
Randall Avenue,
Tiffany Street,
Viele Avenue
Bx6, Bx46
  • Shuttle bus route in Hunts Point, renamed Bx34 in 1980's, then Bx46.
  • Hunts Point shuttle became a remerged Bx46 (via Longwood Avenue) and Bx6 extension in the 1990's
Bx37 Yankee Stadium
East 161st Street-
River Avenue
at 161st Street – Yankee Stadium station
Washington Heights
Broadway-
West 181 Street
Odgen Avenue Bx13
  • Same route, new number.
Bx38 Riverdale
Broadway-
West 238th Street
at 238th Street station
Washington Heights
Broadway-
West 181st Street
University Avenue, Sedgwick Avenue Bx3
  • Same route, new number.
Bx42 Westchester Square – East Tremont Avenue station The Hub
Third Avenue-
Westchester Avenue
near Third Avenue-149th Street station
Westchester Avenue Bx4
  • Same route, new number.
Bx49 Yankee Stadium
East 161st Street-
River Avenue
at 161st Street –
Yankees Stadium station
Washington Heights
Broadway-
West 181st Street
Woodycrest Avenue,
Nelson Avenue,
Anderson Avenue
N/A
  • Became a variant of the new Bx13 before being discontinued around 1987.
Bx52 Co-op City
Earhart Lane-
Erksine Place
Orchard Beach Baychester Avenue,
Shore Road,
City Island Road
Bx29 Summer seasonal service (Memorial Day to Labor Day only). City Island Service and daily service (outside of summer) started 1990 when rerouted from Orchard Beach.
Bx54 Longwood
Southern Boulevard-
Westchester Avenue
near Simpson Street station
Parkchester
Purdy Street-Metropolitan Avenue
Story Avenue,
White Plains Road,
Metropolitan Avenue
Bx45
  • Same route, new number.

Discontinued services

Route Terminals Major streets History
Bx6 Westchester Square subway station Throgs Neck
Harding Avenue
Tremont Avenue,
Harding Avenue
Was later merged into the Bx40. This Bx40 branch became the current Bx42 on September 10, 1990.
Bx14 Fordham
Fordham Plaza
Riverdale
Fieldston Road-
West 256 Street
Fordham Road,
Bailey Avenue
Eliminated on September 10, 1995.
Bx19 Fordham
Southern Boulevard-
East 189 Street
Inwood, Manhattan
Inwood – 207th Street station
Fordham Road,
207 Street
Merged into the Bx12 by the 1970s.
Bx21 Port Morris
East 138 Street-Jackson Avenue
Astoria, Queens
37 Street-
24 Avenue
Triborough Bridge Was the Bronx branch of the TB (along with the M35) until July 1974.
Replaced by Bx52 on Feb. 18, 1984.
Bx25
Bedford Park
Paul Avenue and West 205 Street
Co-op City
Earhart Lane
Bedford Park Blvd, Allerton Av, Bartow Blvd *New Limited service 2002.
  • Designation discontinued on June 27, 2010 as part of budget crisis. Service still remains as the Bx26 Limited.
Bx37 Pelham Bay
Buhre Avenue station
Throgs Neck
Ellsworth Avenue-
Schley Avenue
Crosby Avenue,
Layton Avenue,
Dean Avenue
Merged into the Bx8 on Sept. 10, 1990.
Bx45 Simpson Street station Westchester Square-East Tremont Avenue Station Story Avenue,
White Plains Road,
Metropolitan Avenue
introduced January 20, 1964 as the Bx5A to Parkchester IRT station.
  • Extended through Parkchester via Metropolitan Avenue in 1969
  • Renumbered Bx54 on June 15, 1974, then Bx45 February 10, 1984.
  • Extended to Westchester Square on September 10, 1990.
  • Route was discontinued June 27, 2010 due to budget crisis. Replaced by Bx4A.
Bx49 161st Street – Yankee Stadium station Washington Heights
Broadway-
West 181 Street
Woodycrest Avenue, Nelson Avenue, Anderson Avenue Merged with redundant Bx37 into the current Bx13 on Feb. 18, 1984.
Bx56 "Culture Bus Loop III" Short Lived loop Line. Only operated from Memorial Day weekend May 25, 1974 thur Labor Day September 2, 1974. Service was discontinued after Labor Day 1974, and was never resumed.
Bx70A/
Bx71
Eastchester-Dyre Avenue station Co-op City
Earhart Lane
Baychester Avenue, Boston Road, Dresier loop
  • Service began 1968.
  • Formerly operated by New York Bus Service.
  • Renumbered Bx70A 1971, service outdoor rush hours also discontinued.
  • Discontinued 1990's, Co-op City section replaced by new Bx23.

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