Service Alerts

Route 43: Four additional stops now open on San Vicente Blvd.

As of July 20, 2016, four additional Route 43 bus stops are now open on San Vicente Blvd. The stop locations are as follows:

  • WB San Vicente Blvd. & 23rd St.
  • WB San Vicente Blvd. & 21st St.
  • WB San Vicente Blvd. & La Mesa Dr.
  • WB San Vicente Blvd. & Gale Pl.

Thank you for your patience as we continue our Evolution of Blue initiative to provide improved connectivity across our service area.

For assistance planning your trip, call Customer Service at 310-451-5444

Route 2: Long-term detour in Downtown Santa Monica beginning 7/14

Beginning Thursday, August 14th, southbound Route 2 buses will be on detour in Downtown Santa Monica until further notice.

Buses will travel regular route to 4th St. at Broadway, then buses will detour and turn right on Broadway, left on 2nd St., left on Main St., left on Pico Blvd., left on 4th St. and come to a final stop on 4th St. at Civic Center Dr.

The following bus stop will be missed:

  • 4th St. at Santa Monica Place (southbound).

Please use the alternate bus stop located on:

  • 4th St. at Broadway (southbound)
Route 2 Long Term Detour DTSM 7.14.16

For assistance planning your trip, call Customer Service at 310-451-5444

Route 5: Construction detour in Cheviot Hills beginning 7/8

Due to road work in Cheviot Hills, Route 5 will be on detour between 8am and 4pm for approximately two weeks beginning Thursday July 8th, 2016. The detour will affect eastbound trips serving Palms Station only.

Buses will proceed to Motor Ave. and Cheviot Dr. then detour and turn right on Cheviot Dr., left on Manning Ave., and continue via the regular route to the terminus.

The following bus stop will be missed:

  • SB Motor Ave. and Bannockburn Dr.

Please board at SB Motor Ave. & Cheviot Drive.

For assistance planning your trip, call Customer Service at 310-451-5444

Route 3: Stop on Manchester at Emerson (westbound) returned to previous location

The Route 3 stop on Manchester at Emerson (westbound) has been returned to its original location. Thank you for your patience.

For assistance planning your trip, call Customer Service at 310-451-5444

Routes 1, 3, 4, 9, 18 & Rapid 3: Temp stop closure on 4th at Colorado 5/2

Due to construction, Routes 1, 3, 4, 9, 18 and Rapid 3 will not service the bus stop located on 4th St. at Colorado Ave. (Northbound) until further notice.

Please use the following alternate stop:

  • 4th St. at Broadway

For assistance planning your trip, call Customer Service at 310-451-5444

Route 12: Stop closure on Palms at National 2/23

Route 12 heading towards UCLA will not service the bus stop on Palms Blvd. at National Blvd. (after the intersection) starting Tuesday, February 23 until further notice. Please use the alternate bus stop located on National Blvd. at Palms Blvd. (under freeway), just approximately 170 ft. from Palms Blvd. at National Blvd.

For assistance planning your trip, call Customer Service at 310-451-5444

Routes 1, 8 and 18: Temporary detours near Colorado Ave.

Due to construction on Colorado Ave. between 4th St. and 5th St., Routes 1, 8 and 18 will be on detour starting Sunday, February 21 until further notice.

Route 1 Towards Marina Del Rey

Regular route to 6th St. at Broadway, then buses will detour and turn right on Broadway, left on 4th St., right on Pico Blvd., left on Main St. and resume regular route.

The following stops will be missed:

  • 6th St. at Broadway
  • Colorado Ave. at 4th St.
  • Main St. at Olympic Blvd. and Pico Blvd.

Use the following alternative stops:

  • 6th St. at Santa Monica Blvd.
  • 4th St. & Santa Monica Place
  • Main St. at Bay St.

Route 8 Towards Santa Monica

Regular route to Santa Monica Blvd. at 5th St., then buses will detour and continue on Santa Monica Blvd., turn right on 7th St., and end service on 7th St. at Olympic Blvd.

The following stop will be missed:

  • 5th St. at Colorado Ave.

Use the following alternative stops:

  • Santa Monica Blvd. at 4th St.
  • 7th St. at Olympic Blvd.

Route 18 Towards Abbot Kinney

Regular route to 6th St. at Broadway, then buses will detour and turn right on Broadway, left on 4th St. and resume regular route.

The following stops will be missed:

  • 6th St. at Broadway
  • Colorado Ave. at 4th St.

Use the following alternative stops:

  • 6th St. at Santa Monica Blvd.
  • 4th St. & Santa Monica Place
  • 4th St. at Civic Center
Routes 1 & 18 DTSM Detour

For assistance planning your trip, call Customer Service at 310-451-5444

Route 15: Temporary stop closure on Barrington at Wilshire

Due to construction, Route 15 heading towards Brentwood (Northbound) will not service the stop on Barrington Ave. at Wilshire Blvd. until further notice. Stop has been temporarily moved 150 ft. south of the current stop on Barrington Ave. at Wilshire Blvd.

For assistance planning your trip, call Customer Service at 310-451-5444

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