This low weight and short wheelbase midi-bus, renowned for its manoeuvrability and efficiency, offers up to 44 seats and a total capacity of 60 passengers. The Metrocity is excellent for all for use in all environments from the city to the countryside.

Spacious and agile

The Metrocity offers both optimum passenger capacity and maneuverability without compromising on efficiency. The conventionally positioned, practical wheel base means the Metrocity negotiates tight turning circles comfortably

Easy maintenance

The Metrocity’s maintenance can be carried out quickly and easily. There is also a multiplexed electrical system which allows faults to be checked, located and remedied rapidly using a lap-top based diagnostic program.

Low carbon certification

Metrocity are low carbon and ULEB certified



  • Length

    10.1 m to 11.5m

  • Engine

    115kW and 130kW

  • Capacity


  • Structure

    Strong lightweight integral construction

  • Drive

    Left hand drive and right hand drive

Comfortable, Lightweight & with outstanding efficiency

The strong lightweight integral construction ensures outstanding efficiency. Our lightweight design enables us to provide a zero emission fully electric solution without compromising passenger capacity.

The Optare EcoDrive dashboard and intelligent software also allow driving styles to be monitored, helping the Metrocity achieve excellent efficiency in service.

The Metrocity seats up to 44 and has exceptional standing capacity with a versatile range of layout options including, urban, interurban, school bus and airport applications. The low entry floor allows for easy access meaning there is greater accessibility for wheelchairs and buggys.

Always thinking forward

Our vehicles are designed with efficiency and future sustainability in mind.

Optare have over a century of expertise in using the latest technologies to innovate in bus design and manufacturing, delivering sustainable vehicles of today and tomorrow.

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