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Take Caltrain and SamTrans to the Cinequest Film & VR Festival

  Thirteen days of impactful films are coming to Silicon Valley during the 2018 Cinequest Film & VR (Virtual Reality) Festival , and Caltrain and SamTrans are ready to get you
SamTrans, Caltrain To Adjust Schedules For Presidents Day Holiday

SamTrans will operate non-school weekday service on Presidents Day, Monday, Feb. 19. Caltrain will operate a modified schedule on Presidents Day, with 36 trains between San Francisco and San Jose. 
SamTrans, County Office of Education Announce 2018 Art Takes a Bus Ride Contest

  Now in its 14 th year, SamTrans is holding its annual Art Takes a Bus Ride contest for young artists throughout San Mateo County. The contest invites local students
SamTrans to Purchase 55 Clean Diesel Articulated Buses

  The SamTrans Board of Directors approved the purchase of (55) heavy-duty clean-diesel buses at its February Board Meeting this week. The purchase of 48.9 million buses, which is primarily
SamTrans Seeks Volunteers for Citizens Advisory Committee

  Public members interested in providing input on local transit programs are encouraged to volunteer for the SamTrans Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC). The 15-member CAC meets monthly and is responsible
San Mateo County Transit District Releases Recommendations for Improved Coastside Transit

  The San Mateo County Transit District (District) will be holding two public meetings to discuss the findings and draft recommendations from the Coastside Transit Study . The study assessed the
Get Us Moving San Mateo County Seeks Public Input at Town Halls

  Get Us Moving San Mateo County (GUM) will be offering several opportunities for the public to share their thoughts about strategies to address the County’s critical transportation needs. GUM
SamTrans to Merge Routes, Adjust Schedules

  In an effort to further improve service to communities where new routes will serve, SamTrans will merge 12 bus routes into six and implement additional scheduling and service adjustments
Caltrain to Run Regular Service, SamTrans a Non-School Day Schedule For MLK Jr. Day Holiday

Caltrain will operate a regular weekday schedule for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday on Monday, January 15. SamTrans will operate a regular, non-school day schedule for the holiday. Bus
SamTrans Board of Directors Elects Officers for 2018

The SamTrans Board of Directors elected officers to lead the board over this next calendar year during their monthly meeting today. Board member Charles Stone, who represents the Central Judicial
SamTrans to Increase Service, Offer Free Rides for New Year’s Eve

  In order to make sure New Year’s revelers can enjoy their night safely and responsibly, Caltrain and SamTrans will be offering free service from 8 p.m. on Sunday, December
Caltrain, SamTrans to Run on Christmas

As Christmas approaches, Caltrain and SamTrans stand ready to get riders where they need to go. On Monday, December 25, both agencies will operate on a standard Holiday schedule, which
SamTrans Appoints Stone to Joint Powers Board

  The SamTrans Board of Directors appointed Belmont Mayor Charles Stone to serve as a representative on the Joint Powers Board (JPB) at their December meeting. Stone will represent the
Transit District Board adopts Goals for Prioritizing Transportation Investments

  Today the San Mateo County Transit District Board of Directors voted unanimously in support of seven policy goals that will guide the effort to prioritize the county’s future transportation
SamTrans Looks to Improve Travel on Dumbarton Corridor

  The SamTrans Board of Directors adopted the Final Dumbarton Transportation Corridor Study today, in an effort to create new mobility alternatives along the Dumbarton Corridor between Alameda County, San
Transit District Looks to the Community as a Partner for the Future

  In an effort to understand San Mateo County residents’ priorities about how best to reduce traffic congestion and improve transit and mobility options, the San Mateo County Transit District
Support the SamTrans Stuff A Bus Event this Friday

  Please join SamTrans, 96.5 KOIT and Serramonte Center this holiday season in collecting toys for local boys and girls in need at the Stuff A Bus event this Friday,
Caltrain and SamTrans to Adjust Schedule for Thanksgiving Holiday

  Caltrain and SamTrans will operate on a Sunday schedule for the Thanksgiving holiday on November 23. Caltrain will run a modified schedule on the day after Thanksgiving, giving commuters
Transit District Receives Approval for Sales Tax Ballot Measure

  Governor Brown signed off on Assembly Bill (AB) 1613, allowing the San Mateo County Transit District the authority to seek increased resources to support the community’s needs and shared
SamTrans Releases First Sustainability Report

  For the first time in its 41-year history, SamTrans is releasing a Sustainability Report that summarizes and highlights the Transit District’s sustainability achievements between Fiscal Year 2010 and Fiscal
SamTrans Adopts Youth Mobility Plan to Engage Young Riders

  The SamTrans Board of Directors signed off on the Youth Mobility Plan yesterday, which will allow SamTrans to implement measures to enhance youth awareness of and ease of access
Caltrain/SamTrans Statement: Passing of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee
We at Caltrain and SamTrans are deeply saddened by news of the untimely death of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee this morning. Mayor Lee was an exceptional leader, who was passionate about