SolTrans

Rider Alert: Route 20 Detour

Effective Wednesday, August 31, 2016
 
Due to operating problems on East 5th Street in Benicia, the route is currently using 1st Street to East H Street.  Stops at Military East and East 4th/East 5th are currently closed.
 
Also, the Route will stop at Rancho Benicia before Casa de Vilarrasa
 
We recognize we need to make some changes to the revised route to ensure it operates on time and are working to determine the best solution.  Thanks for your patience!

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Rider Alert: Temporary Detour Routes 2 & 6

Due to paving work at the intersection of Sacramento Street & Georgia Street, Routes 2 & 6 will be temporarily detoured between the hours of 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM and will not not be serving the Sacramento Street and Virginia Street bus stop.

The closest stop is the Vallejo Transit Center. Please plan accordingly.

Routes are scheduled to resume regular service Saturday, September 10, 2016.

Routes 2 & 6 Detour

Routes 2 & 6 Detour

 

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Rider Alert: No Service on Labor Day

SolTrans buses will not operate on Monday, September 5, 2016, due to the Labor Day Holiday. Regular service will resume on Tuesday, September 6, 2016.

Please not that the Route 200 will operate on a weekend schedule.

Please use the following link to view our Holiday Schedule for additional information: Holiday Schedule.

Labor Day Holiday

Labor Day No Service

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Solano County Food Oasis Event

SATURDAY, AUGUST 27, 2016
10 AM – 2 PM

SolTrans is partnering with the Solano Food Oasis.  Use your event ticket as a free bus pass to and from the event.  For more information visit foodoasis.solanocounty.com.  Advance registration is required. Tickets are available at SolanoFoodOasis.BrownPaperTickets.com

Will you be using public transportation?

Vallejo, Benicia, Fairfield, and Suisun residents can use your event ticket for a free bus pass to and from Food Oasis thanks to SolTrans & FAST. Once at the fairgrounds there will be a shuttle to take you to McCormack Hall. Location of shuttle pickup, is just inside the fairground gates.

Bus Service details.

  1. SolTrans will allow riders to ride free with their event ticket on regularly-scheduled routes to and from the Food Oasis event.
  2. Riders must be at stop 5 minutes before bus is due to arrive.
  3. Note: There will be a shuttle that can take riders from the Solano County Fairgrounds bus stop to McCormack Hall and back.  Look for the signs and volunteers to direct you to the shuttle.  (Shuttle schedule below).

Vallejo SolTrans Riders:

Ride your regularly-scheduled route to get to and from Food Oasis.  Note: you may need to ride your regular bus to the Vallejo Transit Center to catch a bus that stops at the Fairgrounds.

  • Route 85 leaves the Vallejo Transit Center at 10:05AM, arriving at the Fairgrounds at 10:25AM.
  • Route 5 leaves the Vallejo Transit Center at 10:30AM, arriving at the Fairgrounds at 10:58AM.

Benicia SolTrans riders:

Route 20 does not operate on Saturdays. However, you can catch Route 78 at 9:32AM (at City Park) to the Vallejo Transit Center, then catch the Route 85 or Route 5 bus (see above) to the Fairgrounds. Unfortunately, to get home you will have a significant wait at the Vallejo Transit Center to catch the Route 78 bus back to Benicia. The bus leaves the Fairgrounds at 1:38PM, arrives at the Vallejo Transit Center at 1:55PM, and the Route 78 to Benicia leaves the Vallejo Transit Center at 2:30PM.

  • Route 78 leaves the Vallejo Transit Center at 2:30PM, arriving at Benicia City Park at 2:46PM.

SolTrans Shuttle Schedule between the Fairgrounds bus stop and McCormack Hall:

Food Oasis Shuttle Schedule_8-27-2016

Food Oasis Shuttle Schedule_8-27-2016

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August 2016 Service Improvements

Effective Sunday, August 21, 2016

Service Improvements for the following routes will go into effect:

  • Route 15/17:  Friday afternoon trips add 1 minute running time between Seaview/Goldenhill and Military/1st for consistency with the Monday‐Thursday schedule.
  • Route 20:  Has been extended to the Sereno Transit Center, and serves Six Flags, Kaiser and Sutter Solano hospitals and improves connections to Route 78.
  • Route 80:  The weekday schedule reflects actual running times which have been increased southbound during the morning peak periods, and northbound during evening peak periods. Timed to connect with Transbay trains at BART.
  • Route 85:  Running and departures times have been revised to provide adequate running time in both directions.
  • VTC Bus Bay relocations:  The bus stops for Routes 3, 6, 7 and 8 at the Vallejo Transit Center have been moved to improve routing.

Please check the schedules when planning your trips, as changes in time points may affect your connections.

Route 15-17

Route 15-17 Poster 160821

Route 20

Route 20 Poster 160821

Route 80

Route 80 Poster 160821

Route 85

Route 85 Poster 160821

 

Vallejo Transit Center Bus Bay Stop Relocations

VTC Bay Assignments

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Rider Alert: Routes 3 & 78, Expect Delays

Due to a traffic accident on Eastbound I-780, all lanes east of Lemon St have been closed. Traffic is being diverted off to I-80 eastbound, please expect delays on routes 3 and 78. There is no time estimate for when lanes will reopen.

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Rider Alert: Upcoming I-80 Closure & Route 80 Detour

Effective Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 11:00 pm to Sunday, August 21, 2016 at 7:00 am

Route 80 may experience delays and will be detoured during the temporary closure of Interstate 80 in both directions. All motorists will be detoured to San Pablo Avenue.

Route 80 Detour Map

Route 80 Detour

More information is available at: http://www.ccta.net/sanpablodamroad

Regular service is scheduled to resume after 7:00 am on Sunday, August 21, 2016.

Temporary Detour Route 80Temporary Detour Route 80

 

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Rider Alert: Temporary Detour Routes 1 & 4

Due to the Georgia StrEATS event, the route 1 and route 4 will be temporarily detoured from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Saturday, August 13, 2016. In addition, the stop at Georgia St & Sonoma St will be temporarily closed; please use the Georgia St & Napa St stop instead. Regular service will resume on Sunday, August 14, 2016.

Temporary Detour Route 1 & 4

Temporary Detour Route 1 & 4

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Bus Bay Relocation at VTC

Effective Sunday, August 21, 2016

To coincide with service improvements, the stops at the Vallejo Transit Center will be relocated for routes 3, 6, 7 and 8.

Please look for the signs beginning Sunday, August 21st to ensure you are waiting for your bus at the correct stop.

Map

VTC Bay Assignments2

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