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Marathon Detours

Starts Saturday, May 27 at 6:10 p.m.

Due to the Madison Marathon, all downtown and UW Campus routes begin detouring at 6:10 p.m. on Saturday, May 27. The detour continues until the race moves through the area.

Buses expected to return to regular service on Sunday, May 28 at approximately 12:10 p.m.

Madison Marathon

DEtour Details


Area Affected


2, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8

State St., the Capitol Square and Wisconsin Ave.   All routes detour to the south side of the isthmus. Catch EB buses on W. Wash, Doty, or Webster. Catch WB buses on Blair, Wilson, or W. Wash.
2 and 8 University Ave. between Breese Terrace and Highland Ave.   Buses detour via Campus Dr.
Catch EB buses on Campus Dr. at RR tracks. Catch WB buses on University at Lorch.
6 and 7 Monroe and Regent St.   Routes detour via Speedway to Franklin, to University in both directions.
80 Observatory Dr., Walnut St. and Park St.   Catch the bus at Eagle Heights, University and Highland; or open stops along Johnson/ University Ave.

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