Downloading MTA Data Sets

Most MTA data feeds, including current train and bus schedules, current service status, and elevator and escalator status, are hosted by the MTA and available below by agreeing to the MTA’s terms and conditions.

To access real-time arrival estimates of railroad trains, subway trains and buses, or real-time vehicle geographic positions, developers must register and receive an official API key.

Use of MTA data to power apps must be hosted on developer servers and not pointed back to MTA servers.

Those who have received a key for real-time data, or anyone who wishes to access all other data, should review the full terms and conditions: To access data downloads, you must agree to the terms and conditions.