SamTrans Rider Resources

SamTrans provides bus service throughout San Mateo County including the Coastside and parts of San Francisco and Palo Alto.

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What's Happening at SamTrans

Happy Thanksgiving
Service Changes Effective November 5, 2023

Service Changes Effective November 5, 2023

Youth Clipper
Comment on Proposed SamTrans Fare Changes

Fares, tickets and passes

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SamTrans Ride Plus Starting June 18

SamTrans Ride Plus
Starting June 18

Art Takes a Bus Ride Winners
Art Takes a Bus Ride
SamTrans, in partnership with the San Mateo County Office of Education, is excited to be a pa...
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Seeking SamTrans Public Member
Reimagine SamTrans Implementation

Reimagine SamTrans  Implementation Summer 2022

Clipper START

Clipper START and SamTrans

Stand Together Against Hate
SamTrans Art on Buses: Stand Against Racism, Love our Communities

SamTrans Board adopted its first resolution addressing diversity, equity and inclusion.

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Latest News

Hometown holidays holiday bus 2021
The SamTrans Holiday Bus will join Redwood City’s Hometown Holidays Parade
A festively decorated SamTrans Holiday Bus will again join the lineup of parade participants ...
Happy Thanksgiving
SamTrans will use its Sunday service schedule on Thanksgiving Day
Route 292 at a bus stop on California Drive in Burlingame at night.
SamTrans awards MV Transportation a five-year contract to operate buses
The San Mateo County Transit District’s Board of Directors voted at their November meeting ...
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SamTrans Updates Its Quarterly Bus Schedule  
On Sunday, November 5, SamTrans will be adjusting several of its schedules and routes to impr...
A Ride Plus van is parked along a street in East Palo Alto.
Free promotional period extended to end of the year for Ride Plus
Originally set to expire at the end of October, SamTrans is extending a free promotional peri...
SamTrans bus parked in the bus yard
Changes proposed for SamTrans fare structure in 2024
The San Mateo County Transportation District (SamTrans) is requesting public comment on a pro...
Have a say in the future of San Mateo County transportation as part of a citizen’s oversight committee
The San Mateo County Transit District (SamTrans) is looking to fill four seat vacancies on it...
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SamTrans offers hassle-free transportation for Pacific Coast Fog Fest
Pacific Coast Fog Fest returns this weekend, Sept. 23 and 24, to Pacifica. The coastal event ...
2023 onward, all Board meeting agendas are available on our agenda management platform.  Any other public meeting agendas (or for all public meeting agendas prior to 2023 are still located and searchable here or at 

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