Lehigh and Northampton Transportation Authority (LANTA)

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The Lehigh and Northampton Transportation Authority (LANTA) was created in 1972 and serves the Easton, Allentown, and Bethlehem areas in Northampton and Lehigh Counties.  LANTA also provides contracted service for Carbon County Community Transit, such as the LYNX.

Today, LANTA’s 35ft and 40ft Metro buses operate on 17 daytime city routes, 7 suburban routes, 7 school routes and the Silverline Express route.  In the evening, there is the Starlight and Night Owl service that provides evening service for the area.  On Saturdays, the Slater Express Van brings area residents to Palmer Park Mall.

Metro Bus Fleet (click for pictures)


Year ManufacturerFleet Number Length  ModelEngine  Transmission
2010Gillig1079-108135 FootG30B102N4Cummins ISBAllision E-40
2010Gillig1082-108340 FootG30D102N4Cummins ISBAllision E-40
2012Gillig1289-129335 FootG30B102N4Cummins ISBAllision E-40
2012Gillig1284-128840 FootG30D102N4Cummins ISBAllision E-40
2014Gillig1400-140340 FootG30D102N4Cummins ISBAllision E-40
2014Gillig1404-140835 FootG30B102N4Cummins ISBAllision E-40
2016Gillig1609-161135 FootG30B102N4Cummins ISBAllision E-40
2017Gillig1712-172035 FootLow Floor CNG 35′Cummins Westport L9NAllison B400R
2017Gillig1721-172740 FootLow Floor CNG 40′Cummins Westport L9NAllison B400R
2018Gillig1828-183040 FootLow Floor CNG 40′Cummins Westport L9NAllison B400R
2018Gillig1831-183535 FootLow Floor CNG 35′Cummins Westport L9NAllison B400R
2019Gillig1936-1939 /
2051-2055
35 FootLow Floor CNG 35′Cummins Westport L9NAllison B400R
2019Gillig1940-1945 /
2046-2050
40 FootLow Floor CNG 40′Cummins Westport L9NAllison B400R
2020Gillig2156-216035 FootLow Floor CNG 35′Cummins Westport L9NAllison B400R
2020Gillig2161-216540 FootLow Floor CNG 40′Cummins Westport L9NAllison B400R
2021 Gillig 2166-2168 40 Foot Low Floor CNG 40′ Cummins Westport L9N Allison B400R
2022Gillig 2269-227540 Foot Low Floor CNG 40′ Cummins Westport L9N Allison B400R