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SamTrans Route ECR Delays Resolved

Bus service on Route ECR has resumed back to normal service Friday after SamTrans experienced staffing issues that caused some delays the day before. No further service impacts are expected.
SamTrans Route Delays - ECR

On Thursday, customers experienced delays on SamTrans Route ECR due to staffing issues that could affect service into the first week of June. Typically, Route ECR runs about every 15
Caltrain and SamTrans Memorial Day Service

What is more traditional on Memorial Day than enjoying the beach, a hot dog and a baseball game? Celebrate by taking Caltrain to the Giants vs. Nationals game on Cooler
SamTrans Summer Youth Pass

School is almost out and summertime is just around the corner. It’s that time of year for parents to purchase a Summer Youth Pass (SYP) for kids 18 and younger.
Community Meetings, Public Hearing on Proposed Elimination of Routes 11, 43 & 89

SamTrans will host a series of community meetings next week to discuss the possible elimination of Routes 11, 43 and 89, which have been identified as the lowest performers among
Take Transit to Maker Faire Bay Area at San Mateo County Event Center

Hidden in the heart of the innovative Silicon Valley lays the individual “maker” tinkering away in the garage or at the computer developing ideas and attempting to go where no
SamTrans Designates May as Older Americans Month

May is full of celebrations, Mother’s Day, Memorial Day and Cinco de Mayo. May is also “ Older Americans Month (OAM).” In 1963, President John F. Kennedy and members of the
SamTrans Participates in the San Mateo County Stand Down

SamTrans is honored to be a first-time participant in the San Mateo County Stand Down event taking place this Friday, May 5, from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the
Transit District to Livestream All Board Meetings

In an effort to increase public access to meetings and to keep riders better informed, the Board of Directors meetings for SamTrans , Caltrain and the San Mateo County Transportation Authority
SamTrans to Hold Community Meetings on Coastside Transit Study

Join SamTrans for a conversation about future bus service in Half Moon Bay and the Coastside at the Half Moon Bay Brewing Company for “Brews and Views” next Tuesday. At
Weekday Service Changes Coming in April

  Effective Monday, April 10, weekday service will change to accommodate construction activities slated to begin this spring and summer. The service changes will assist with the construction of the
SamTrans Route Delays

On Friday, customers experienced delays on several SamTrans routes that could affect service throughout the weekend due to staffing issues. We apologize for the inconvenience and ask that customers call
SamTrans Announces Bus Operator and Maintenance Employees of the Year

Rene Ebro, a 29-year veteran bus operator, and Daniel Jimenez, an 18-year maintenance department expert, have been named SamTrans’ 2016 Employees of the Year. SamTrans annually recognizes the achievements of
SamTrans, Caltrain to Use 100 Percent Renewable Electricity from Community Choice Energy Programs

  SAN CARLOS, CA - The Boards of Directors for SamTrans and Caltrain have voted to expand their use of renewable electricity service options for their respective agencies. By working with
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 for
SamTrans Receives MTC Grant to Speed Up El Camino Real Bus Routes

  The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) has announced that SamTrans will receive a 3.4 million grant to implement a Traffic Signal Priority (TSP) system that will allow buses on El
SamTrans Making Changes to Six Bus Routes as Part of Regular Service Adjustments

  SamTrans will make changes to six of its bus routes on January 22 as part of the agency’s regularly-scheduled service adjustments.   Three times a year, SamTrans adjusts its
Every Day is Bike to Work Day on SamTrans and Caltrain
  This Thursday, May 11, thousands of Bay Area bicyclists will participate in the 23rdAnnual Bike to Work Day , an annual event that encourages commuters to choose bicycles over cars
Routes 292 & 397 Detour for Bay to Breakers
The following detours for Routes 292 and 397 will be used from Saturday, May 20, at 7 p.m. to Sunday, May 21, at 11 a.m., due to the Bay to
SamTrans Art Contest Winners for 2017 Announced
SamTrans announced the winners of the annual county-wide student art competition Art Takes a Bus Ride at its regular board meeting today. The artists, who are in first to sixth
SamTrans Conducts Online Customer Survey
SamTrans would like to hear from current, former and new riders to assist us in creating the best possible ride experience for passengers. Feedback from the survey will assist SamTrans
Routes KX, 292 & 397: Bus Stop Change at Transbay Temporary Terminal
Starting Sunday, March 12, 2017, the Transbay Temporary Terminal bus stop at Main/Folsom will be relocated to Folsom/Beale at 201 Folsom Street. Schedule times will remain the same. The relocation