SolTrans

How to Ride

How to Ride

To better enable us to serve you in arriving to your destination on time, please have the proper fare and valid identification ready upon boarding. Complete description of SolTrans’ fare structure and ticket outlet locations are available on the brochure titled SolTrans Fares.

Transferring within SolTrans’ Service Area

SolTrans’ main transfer points are Westfield Solano Mall in Fairfield, Sereno Transit Center and Vallejo Transit Center, El Cerrito Del Norte and Walnut Creek BART stations and Benicia City Park. If you are transferring to another route, you will need to pay an additional fare or utilize a Day, 10-Ride or Monthly Pass for travel.

Holiday Schedule

No service on Easter, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.

SolTrans operates Saturday service on the following Holidays: Day after Thanksgiving, Martin Luther King Day, Veterans Day and Presidents Day.

How to Read the Bus Schedule

Each schedule lists time points for several stops along the route and these are shown on the accompanying route map. Read the schedule from left to right. To know when you should arrive at a stop that is between the listed time points, use the time point before your stop.

Looking for a Bus Schedule?  Ask your driver, or visit our Ticket Offices at 311 Sacramento Street or 1850 Broadway Street, Vallejo.  Schedules are also available on our website:  soltransride.com/routes

Fares

Children

Up to two children age 5 and under ride free per fare paying passenger. Additional children pay youth fare.

Discount Fare Eligibility
Senior 65+ / Disabled / Medicare Recipients

To qualify for the Senior/Disabled/Medicare fare, you must present one of the following:

  • Photo ID with birthdate indicating 65+
  • Valid Medicare Card with photo ID
  • Regional Transit Connection (RTC) Discount Card
  • DMV Disabled License Plate Registration
  • DMV Disabled Parking Placard printout

Regional Transit Connection (RTC) Discount Card

The RTC Discount Card is available to qualified persons with disabilities and senior citizens 65 years of age or older. The card makes it easier for you to demonstrate your eligibility for reduced fares on fixed route bus, rail and ferry systems throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.

To see if you are eligible for the Regional Transit Connection (RTC) Discount Card and to apply, visit transit.511.org/disabled/RTDC.aspx or call Customer Service at (707) 648-4666.