Devoted to public & private transportation for over 100 years

The oldest and largest magazine entirely devoted to public transportation, METRO has served the rail market since 1904 and the bus market since buses were invented. This longevity — combined with insightful, award-winning editorial — means credibility, visibility, and exceptional ROI for advertisers.

 

Opportunities

Key Points

WE SET THE STANDARD FOR EDITORIAL EXCELLENCE
Our unparalleled editorial delivers insightful, award-winning coverage of the entire public and private transportation sectors.

OUR WEBSITE USERS ARE ACTIVE AND ENGAGED
Every month an average of nearly 19,500 visitors visit our website. 61% visit at least weekly.

ADVERTISERS GET RETURN ON INVESTMENT
METRO runs more than twice the number of advertising pages than any competitor in the market — PROOF that advertisers believe in METRO.

INDUSTRY LEADERSHIP IS OUR COMMITMENT
METRO is the only publication that hosts its own industry event — BUSCON — which provides the critical link in branding loyalty — building relationships with key decision makers via face-to-face networking.

Audience

METRO Magazine has a total qualified circulation of 20,500, including public bus systems, private/specialty/tour & charter bus companies, public multi-modal systems, passenger rail transit; local, regional, state, provincial, and federal government.*

• 87% of our subscribers influence, specify, recommend, or make the final purchasing decision for their agency.[1]

• 91% of our subscribers read at least three of every four issues.[1]

• More than 80,000 industry professionals see METRO Magazine each month.[1]

 * June 2010 BPA Circulation Statement
[1] Publisher’s own data (2007 Readership Study)