SolTrans

Buy One Get One!

BOGO Flier

When?    July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018 or until supplies last

What?    Buy One Get One Free Solano Express 31-Day Pass

Who?      You are eligible to apply if you:

  • Live or work in Contra Costa County.
  • Are 18 years of age or older.
  • Would otherwise drive alone to/from work if SolTrans Routes 78 or 80 were not available.
  • Agree to complete a post-program survey to determine the effectiveness of this promotion.

To download the application, click HERE

 
Promotion rules:

  • One free pass per person and per household during promotion period of July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018 while funding is available.
  • SolTrans must serve your home-to-work and/or work-to-home commute.
  • Please be advised verification of the information you provide may be required.
  • SolTrans and 511 Contra Costa reserve the right to make any changes to the rules or to terminate this promotion at any time without prior notification.
  • If you have participated in 511 Contra Costa BOGO or Drive Less incentive program during the promotion period, you are not eligible for this BOGO offer.

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FREE Round Trip Shuttle Service to the Benicia Torchlight Parade

Monday, July 3, 2017 from 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Benicia Parade Flier

FREE Round Trip Shuttle Rides to Downtown

SolTrans will operate two special routes to the Benicia Torchlight Parade.

The two routes, titled Parade Ride 15 and Parade Ride 17 will operate from 5:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Riders will enjoy FREE fares on the Parade Routes.

Parade Ride 15 Schedule (All times are approximate)

Benicia High School West 14th/  Military Rose Drive/  Cambridge Rose Drive/ Windsor Solano/
Hastings
Warwick Drive/  Chelsea Hills East 5th/L East E/       East 2nd Military/ First St
5:00 pm 5:04 pm 5:08 pm 5:12 pm 5:17 pm 5:22 pm 5:32 pm 5:37 pm 5:42 pm
5:45 pm 5:49 pm 5:53 pm 5:57 pm 6:02 pm 6:07 pm 6:17 pm 6:22 pm 6:27 pm
6:30 pm 6:34 pm 6:38 pm 6:42 pm 6:47 pm 6:52 pm 7:02 pm 7:17 pm 7:22 pm
7:25 pm 7:29 pm 7:33 pm 7:37 pm 7:42 pm 7:47 pm 7:57 pm 8:22 pm 8:27 pm
8:30 pm 8:34 pm 8:38 pm 8:42 pm 8:47 pm 8:52 pm

Parade Ride 17 Schedule (All times are approximate)

Benicia High School Hastings/ Southampton Hastings/ Rose Rose Drive/ Panorama East 3rd/ Viewmont East 5th/L East E/      East 2nd Military/ First St
5:00 pm 5:04 pm 5:09 pm 5:12 pm 5:18 pm 5:26 pm 5:30 pm 5:35 pm
5:40 pm 5:44 pm 5:49 pm 5:52 pm 5:58 pm 6:06 pm 6:10 pm 6:15 pm
6:20 pm 6:24 pm 6:29 pm 6:32 pm 6:38 pm 6:46 pm 7:00 pm 7:05 pm
7:10 pm 7:14 pm 7:19 pm 7:22 pm 7:28 pm 7:36 pm 7:40 pm 7:45 pm
7:50 pm 7:54 pm 7:59 pm 8:02 pm 8:08 pm 8:16 pm 8:40 pm 8:45 pm
8:50 pm 8:54 pm 8:59 pm 9:02 pm 9:08 pm

 

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SolTrans 6th Anniversary- Ride for $0.25

WHAT CAN YOU BUY FOR 25 CENTS?  A RIDE ON SOLTRANS!

 
When?  Monday, June 26, 2017 — Friday, June 30, 2017
 
What?    In celebration of our 6th Anniversary, we’re cutting all local route fares to 25 cents.
 
Who?     EVERYONE!
 
Note:

  • Not valid on Express Routes
  • Clipper riders should not tag their card if they are utilizing the promotion
  • 31-Day pass holders should not swipe their card

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Dump the Pump and Ride FREE

When?   Thursday, June 15, 2017

What?    Free rides on all SolTrans Local Fixed Routes

Who?     EVERYONE!

Note:

  • Not valid on Express Routes
  • Clipper riders should not tag their card if they are utilizing the promotion
  • 31-Day pass holders should not swipe their card

Quick Facts

  • In 2016, Americans took 10.4 billion trips on public transportation .
  • Since 1995, public transit ridership is up 34 percent, outpacing population growth, which is up 21 percent, and vehicle miles traveled (VMT), which is up 33 percent.
  • People board public transportation 35 million times each weekday.
  • Public transportation is a $66 billion industry that employs more than 400,000 people.
  • More than 6,800 organizations provide public transportation in the United States.

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Summer Sliced Youth Passes are BACK!

June 12th thru August 31st, 2017

  • Youth Local Day Pass – Only $1
  • Youth Local 31-Day Pass – Only $15

Applies to Youth ages 6 – 18

Youth Day Passes can be purchased for same-day use on board SolTrans Local routes.
Youth 31-Day passes available at the Vallejo Transit Center through August 6th. Unavailable at other sales outlets, quantities are limited.

Promotional passes expire 8/31/2017 and will not be sold after August 6th. Promotion not valid on SolanoExpress.  No refunds or exchanges.

 31-Day Youth passes purchased after 8/1  will expire on 8/31, and will not be available for purchase after 8/6/17.

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Ride FREE With Vallejo Art Walk Passport

THE SECOND FRIDAY OF THE MONTH APRIL – OCTOBER, 2017

  • April 14, 2017
  • May 12, 2017
  • June 9, 2017
  • July 14, 2017
  • August 11, 2017
  • September 8, 2017
  • October 13, 2017

In an effort to support the community and the arts in Vallejo, SolTrans will be offering free rides every 2nd Friday of the month on April (14th), May (12th), June (9th), July (14th), August (12th), September (8th), and October (13th) from 4 PM until the last bus of the evening (local fixed routes only) just by showing your “Art Passport” for the event.  Visit the Vallejo Art Walk website at www.VallejoArtWalk.com.

Using Clipper?

Please don’t tag your Clipper card. Clipper cards tagged during the promotion will be charged the regular fare.

**Please note that the Free rides are not available for SolanoExpress routes.**

CLICK HERE FOR A PRINTABLE PASSPORT:

2nd Friday Vallejo Art Walk Passport 2017

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Students Ride Free During Spring Break

MONDAY, MARCH 27, 2017 – FRIDAY, APRIL 14, 2017

It’s that time again! Throughout Spring Break ALL students ride FREE on ALL LOCAL SolTrans buses. Youth Ride Free (ages 6 to 18),  College Students of all ages please present your valid Student ID when boarding for a free ride.

Student using Clipper? Take a spring break from tagging your Clipper card from Monday, March 27 through Friday, April 14 (but don’t forget to tag again starting April 15.)  Clipper cards tagged during the promotion will be charged the regular fare.

**Please note that the reduced fares are not available for Solano Express routes.**

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Ride the Pilot Route 20 for FREE

When: From Monday, March 27, 2017 to Friday, April 28, 2017

What:  Ride the SolTrans Route 20 for FREE

Fare:  FREE,  Route 20 ONLY

Using Clipper?  Please don’t tag your Clipper card. Clipper cards tagged during the promotion will be charged the regular fare.

Last year we asked for your feedback on how to make the Route 20 better. This year try the route with its new destinations, thanks to you!

  • Kaiser Medical Center,Vallejo
  • Sutter Solano Medical Center, Vallejo
  • CVS Shopping Center, Benicia

Route 20 Map and Schedule

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FREE RIDES FRIDAY- MARCH 17, 2017

Effective Friday, March 17, 2017 at 4pm

The public can ride FREE on all LOCAL and EXPRESS routes starting at 4pm until end of service on Friday, March 17, 2017.

LUCKY YOU!

 

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