TransitMaster 180 Escalator

Product information


The KONE TransitMaster™ 180 is a highly durable escalator designed for the most demanding public transportation environments, such as metro stations and airports.


  • Operational environment: indoor/outdoor
  • Speed: 100 fpm (0.5 m/s)
  • Inclination: 30º
  • Step width: 24, 32, 40" (600, 800, 1000 mm)
  • Vertical rise: 60' 0" (18 M)


  • Optional V-type handrail that eliminates slippage, is highly durable, and ensures a safe and comfortable ride
  • All external elements available in stainless steel to increase durability even in the most demanding conditions
  • Improved fire safety with the optional lubrication-free chain
  • Fast and effective troubleshooting with remote monitoring and diagnostics
  • Hot-dip galvanization, water drainage, and weatherproof electrical components ensure reliable operation in demanding outdoor environments
  • Efficient, convenient standby option reduces energy consumption

Options and highlights

Travelmaster 140


  • Smart operational modes and inverter optimize energy consumption under different load conditions
  • Long lasting LED lighting is up to 80% more efficient than fluorescent lighting and lasts up to 10 times longer
  • Energy efficient inverter provides smooth speed regulation during standby operation and minimizes energy consumption at full speed
  • The optional regenerative technology cuts power consumption by recycling energy and feeding it back into the system
  • The lubrication-free pallet chain saves oil, reduces chain wear, and decreases fire risk
Travelmaster 140


In addition to the standard safety features, we offer optional safety features including

  • Audible alarms and traffic signalization provide clear guidance on escalator travel direction
  • Audible alarms will sound if passengers enter the escalator in the wrong direction when in standby operation mode
  • New traffic signalization solutions and colored step demarcations for extra visual guidance
  • Three-step horizontal section at the top and bottom of the escalator makes exit and entry smooth and safe
Travelmaster 120


High quality visual design for the best possible user experience

  • Innovative and attractive lighting solutions that also improve passenger guidance and safety
  • Wide range of design options to create stunning visual effects and perfectly match your building’s architecture
  • High quality component finishes and a harmonized look and feel throughout the KONE product portfolio

Tools and downloads

KONE TransitMaster™ 180 accessories

Choose from a wide range of aesthetic options to match the look and feel of your KONE TransitMaster 180 escalator and complement your lobby design

KONE TransitMaster™ 180

Review the detailed specs for our KONE TransitMaster 180 escalator solution