This award-winning, British-built electric bus has been designed to be the lightest in its class, with the highest passenger capacity and the latest battery technology.
SWITCH metrodecker has been built with passengers, drivers, operators, and local authorities in mind, helping them to keep their city moving efficiently, whilst reducing its carbon footprint.
The lightest double-decker in its class. Our largest zero emission bus is the battery electric SWITCH metrodecker. Like the other vehicles in the SWITCH family, the SWITCH metrodecker has a fully integral frame. This low floor vehicle seats up to 84 and in addition has exceptional standing capacity, up to 99 passengers depending on the layout. The integral stainless-steel structure and the latest driveline technologies ensure the SWITCH metrodecker delivers optimum operating efficiencies.
|Body Length Options||10.5 m||11.1 m|
|Overall length (mm)||10,500||11,140|
|Overall width (mm)||2,500||2,500|
|Overall height (mm)||4,310||4,310|
|Front overhang (mm)||2,760||2,760|
|Rear overhang (mm)||2,386||2,386|
|Gross vehicle weight design/plated (kg)||18,000||18,000|
|Front axle weight design/plated (kg)||6,300||6,300|
|Rear axle weight design/plated (kg)||11,600||11,600|
|Seating Capacity||10.5 m||11.1 m|
At SWITCH, we pride ourselves on offering you the lowest Total Cost of Ownership whilst providing a superior product. Quiet, efficient motors ensure a smoother drive and reliable operation. All of this – alongside a multitude of accessibility, driver and passenger features – means that your passengers can enjoy a better journey at the lowest total cost to you.
Lightest bus in its class, weighing as little as 11.2T unladen. The SWITCH metrodecker is capable of delivering a range of up to 215 miles on a single charge
You’re never on your own. Our regionally based customer service managers are the first point of call for everything you need to keep your vehicles on the road
With over 100 years of engineering expertise, the very best innovators and cutting-edge technology, we offer an industry-leading aftercare on a global scale