Time To Catch The Aero.
Enjoy the newest way to ride Peoria.
Ride the Route.
The Aero BRT connects riders and commuters to destinations along the vibrant Peoria corridor. So, whether you’re headed to work, school, or someplace special for a night out with friends, Aero will get you there.
Enhanced Amenities and Stations
The new Aero BRT will feature modern buses and comfortable stations with enhanced amenities such as sheltered seating, bicycle racks, level boarding, onboard WiFi and charging stations as well as real-time arrival signs.
The constrained station has the smallest footprint allowing it to fit within constrained areas along Peoria Avenue.
The standard station has the largest footprint to accommodate a shelter, bicycle amenities and a level boarding platform.
You Have Questions. We Have Answers.
We want to make sure your Aero experience is the best that it can be. So, we’ve compiled a list of questions and answers to better serve you. If you don’t find what you are looking for, please contact us.
BRT is designed to provide enhanced bus service in key corridors by reducing travel times and providing a high level of passenger amenities. While BRT operations differ throughout the country, they all have a few common elements which will be incorporated in the Tulsa AERO system:
- Specially designed stations and buses with unique graphics and name referred to as the AERO
- Frequent service – The Peoria AERO BRT will operate 7 days a week every 15 minutes weekday and 20-30 minutes on weekend.
- Real-time schedule information displays at stations
Level boarding. Stations will be designed to be level with doors on the buses, so there are no steps to navigate. Simply walk or roll right onto the bus
Improved station lighting
Improved pedestrian and bicycle connections to stations
Bicycle amenities at stations
Plays a vital role in connecting people to their jobs and businesses to their customers
Sparks economic development for our city
Cost effective, efficient and has proven to increase transit use
Investment in the community
This high-capacity transit line will connect people to jobs and many major destinations including Downtown, Cherry Street, Brookside, Pearl District, BOK Center, Tulsa Tech Peoria Campus, Gateway Market, Shoppes on Peoria, Oral Roberts University, Cityplex Towers, Centennial Park, and the Denver Avenue station
One in seven of the city’s residents and 20% of jobs are within a 10-minute walk of the corridor
The corridor carries more passengers than any other existing transit route in the city.
The corridor was the top transit priority in the 2010 Tulsa Comprehensive Plan, PlaniTulsa
The AERO BRT fare will be the same as all other fixed local routes in the Tulsa Transit system $1.75
Funding for the Peoria AERO BRT project comes from a combination of Improve Our Tulsa and Vision Tulsa programs
Final Design will be complete in Spring 2018
Construction is scheduled to start
Summer 2018 Opening Fall of 2019
Stay in the know
As we get closer to Aero hitting the streets, we’ll be providing you with valuable updates as well as special announcements and planned events.
City reveals Aero as brand for Peoria Avenue rapid-transit bus route
Named ‘Aero,’ it taps into city’s aviation history
Check out the latest renderings and photos of Aero buses and stations.