Capital Area Transit of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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Capital Area Transit or CAT Harrisburg is the primary provider of bus service in Pennsylvania’s state capital: Harrisburg. Most CAT routes operate locally around Harrisburg, but some routes operate outside Harrisburg, such as the HP and 322 lines which go to Hershey, PA.

Bus Fleet Roster

CAT Harrisburg’s fleet is mostly made up of Gillig Low Floor diesel buses with Voith Transmissions.

YearMake/ModelImageEngine/ TransmissionNumbersNotes
2001New Flyer
D60LF
CAT Harrisburg New Flyer 1821 Cummins ISL/
Allison B500R
1821Used on summertime “HP” route only
2006Gillig
Low Floor
Cummins ISL/
Voith D864.5
2607-2625
2007Gillig
BRT ’40
Suburban
Cummins ISM/
Allison B400R-5
2701– Ex-Rabbit Transit
– Currently wears a black livery
2008Gillig
Low Floor ’40
Suburban
Cummins ISL/
Voith D864.5
2801, 2802
2008Gillig
Low Floor ’40
Cummins ISL/
Voith D864.5
2803-2806
2010Motor Coach Industries
D4500CT
Cummins ISL/
Allison B500R
1001, 1002Currently used on express service 81X and 23X only
2011 Gillig
Low Floor ’40
HEV
Cummins ISB/
Allison H 40 EP
1101-1111Only hybrid buses in the fleet
2012 Gillig
Low Floor ’35
Cummins ISL/
Voith D864.5
1201-1207
2013 Gillig
Low Floor ’40
Cummins ISL/
Voith D864.5
1301-1307
2014 Gillig
Low Floor ’40
Cummins ISL/
Voith D864.5
1401-1404
2016 Gillig
Low Floor ’40
Cummins ISL/
Voith D864.5
1601-1604
2017 Gillig
Low Floor ’35
Cummins L9/
Voith D864.5
1701-1709
2019 Gillig
Low Floor ’40
Suburban
Cummins L9/
Voith D864.5
1901-1904
2019 Gillig
Low Floor ’40
Cummins L9/
Voith D864.5
1905-1914
2021 Gillig
Low Floor ’40
Cummins L9/
Voith D864.5
2101-2112
YearMake/ModelImageEngine/TransmissionNumbersNotes
CAT Harrisburg Fleet as of December 8th, 2021

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