Complimentary Shuttle for Kite Festival & Kids-Fest

Event:               Solano Land Trust Kite Festival
Lynch Canyon
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Fare:                  FREE

SolTrans will provide a complimentary Express Bus to and from the Kite Festival and Kids- Fest on Saturday, May 6, 2017


The Express Bus will provide service from Benicia at Military and First st., Vallejo Transit Center and Sereno Transit Village to the event at Lynch Canyon.

Please visit the Solano Land Trust website for more event information.

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Complimentary Shuttle for Carnevale Fantastico!

Event:          Carnevale Fantastico! Italian Renaissance Fair
Blue Rock Springs Park, Vallejo CA
Saturday and Sunday, May 6-7, 2017; 10:00 am- 6:00pm
Fare:             FREE


The shuttle will provide service to Carnevale Fantastico! at Blue Rock Springs Park, Solano Community College Vallejo Campus parking lot, Vallejo Ferry Terminal,  Vallejo Transit Center, and SolTrans Curtola Park and Ride. Service will be run the duration of the event 10am – 6pm both Saturday, May 6th and Sunday, May 7th.

SolTrans will provide two complimentary community shuttles to and from the event parking locations.

  •  Express Shuttle will operate from the Solano Community College Parking Lot to the event every ten minutes.
  •  South Vallejo Shuttle will pick up at the Vallejo Ferry Terminal, Vallejo Transit Center and Curtola Park and Ride Hub.  Shuttle schedule coming soon…

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Rider Alert: Temporary Route 78 Westbound Detour

Effective Monday, April 17, 2017 – February 2018

Due to construction on Golf Club Road, the Route 78 Westbound will temporarily detour along Chilpancingo Parkway and Old Quarry Road on trips that serve Diablo Valley College.

Regular service is scheduled to resume in February 2018.

Route 78 Detour

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Rider Alert: Temporary Route 3 Detour

Effective Monday, April 3, 2017

Due to construction on Seaport Drive between Sandy Beach Road and Country Lane Road, the following stops will not be served:

  • Maritime Academy Drive & Sonoma Boulevard
  • Country Lane Drive & Maritime Academy Drive
  • Seaport Drive & Country Lane Drive
  • Seaport Drive & Sandy Drive
  • Seaport Drive & Sandy Beach Road

Please use the temporary bus stops at 5th Street & Sequoia Avenue and Sandy Beach Road opposite Seaport Drive.

Regular service is scheduled to resume on Tuesday, April 4, 2017.

Route 3 Temporary Detour


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Press Release: April Service Improvements

Effective Sunday, April 2, 2017

April 2, 2017 Service Improvements

On Routes 78 and 80

April 2017 Service Improvements

Click Here For Printable Map and Schedule for updated Route 78

Click Here For Printable Map and Schedule for updated Route 80

Vallejo, CA – SolTrans will improve schedule times to both the SolanoExpress Route 78 that serves Diablo Valley College and Walnut Creek BART and SolanoExpress Route 80 that serves El Cerrito Del Norte BART and the San Francisco Transbay Terminal.

The Route 78 changes to the late afternoon weekday service will help improve on-time performance and better connections with Benicia’s local Route 20, Diablo Valley College and both Pleasant Hill and Walnut Creek BART stations. SolTrans has added a trip starting from Diablo Valley College at 4:56 pm on weekdays to reliably serve customers departing Walnut Creek at 5:30 pm, while the existing trip departing Vallejo at 4:25 pm is moved to 4:30 pm, with a departure from Diablo Valley College at 5:06 pm and Walnut Creek at 5:40 pm.

SolTrans staff will be at the Walnut Creek BART Station on Monday, April 3, 2017 between 5 and 6 pm to remind riders about the service improvements and raffle off an Express 31-Day Pass to riders who show their current 31-Day pass or Clipper Card.

The Route 80 also received adjustments to the late afternoon weekday schedule. Southbound trips departing Vallejo will leave 5 minutes later from 4:45 pm through 7:15 pm to better connect passengers transferring to BART Transbay trains. This will also improve the reliability of northbound trips leaving Del Norte BART as drivers will have more “recovery” or turnaround time between southbound and northbound trips.

For complete schedule and route information, visit or call (707) 648-4666. For real-time schedule information, visit

Solano County Transit (SolTrans) has been the public transportation provider for south Solano County since July 2011. SolTrans provides local and regional fixed routes, complementary paratransit, dial-a-ride service, and subsidized taxi programs. The agency is a Joint Powers Authority (JPA) that is governed by a six-member Board of Directors, composed of two representatives from the cities of Benicia and Vallejo, Solano County’s representative on the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), and a representative from the Solano Transportation Authority.


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