Text alerts for detours

Get text alerts to your phone

Receive a free text alert to your phone when a detour or a major change occurs on our bus services. We use Twitter to send out our updates and we recommend you join. 


For bus arrival times, check next bus due here or on our mobile website.

 



 

New to Twitter?

To join

From your mobile phone (will cost you 4 texts)

  • Text the word "start" to 8987
  • Twitter will send you a reply and ask you to reply back with your full name to sign up
  • Twitter will then send a message back to you and assign you a username based on your full name
  • Once you've joined Twitter, text "follow metrochch" to 8987. (To stop receiving alerts, text "off metrochch" to 8987)
  • To find out how to access your new Twitter account on the web, check here.


From the web

  • Go to Twitter's website and sign up by entering your name, email and creating a password. 
  • Once you've joined Twitter, text "follow metrochch" to 8987. (To stop receiving alerts, text "off metrochch" to 8987).

Fast Follow

You can also receive our text alerts without having to join Twitter.

  • Text "follow metrochch" to 8987. (To stop receiving alerts, text "off metrochch" to 8987).



Already on Twitter?

Activate your phone

  • Text the word "start" to 8987. 
  • Once you've activated your phone, text "follow metrochch" to 8987. (To stop receiving alerts, text "off metrochch" to 8987).

 

Please note, text delivery is provided by Twitter and your telecommunication service provider and service charges may apply.