Santa Monica College

Ride BBB for free! Any Line, Any Time! 

Santa Monica College (SMC) students/staff may ride any Big Blue Bus line at any time using a valid, activated SMC ID card with current semester sticker (here's how to get a semester sticker and activate your card). Then simply swipe your ID in the farebox when boarding to ride any Big Blue Bus, any time for free! 

P.S. Need a transfer? Buy an interagency transfer as soon as you board if you plan to ride BBB to Metro, Expo or any other service. If you’re transferring from another agency to BBB, save your cash, it’s free.


SMC August 2016 Highlights

Route 5: Service discontinued west of Olympic Blvd. & 26th St. Use Route 1 or the Expo Line.

Rapid 7: New late-night trips depart at 10:30pm from Downtown SM and Wilshire/Western Station.

Rapid 10: Weekend service is discontinued.

Rapid 12: Increased peak-hour service.

Route 14: New terminus at Montana Ave. & Barrington Ave. in Brentwood.

Routes 41 & 42: Service improvement to every 12 min at peak hours and updated schedules.

Route 44: Improved service every 15 minutes until the end of spring semester. 

Places to Visit

 Take BBB to explore other parts of Santa Monica and Los Angeles. Here’s a list and a downloadable map to get you started: 

      1 UCLA – Westwood – Broad Stage – Venice Beach             Route 8 UCLA – Westside Pavilion – Clover Park
      Route 2 UCLA – Westwood – Broad Stage Rapid 10 Downtown Santa Monica – Downtown Los Angeles
      Route 5 Century City Route-14 Culver City – Brentwood 
       Route 7              Downtown Santa Monica – SMC Main Campus – Rimpau Transit Center             Route 41
SMC Main Campus – Montana Ave. – UCLA Medical Center – St. John’s Hospital
      Rapid 7 Downtown Santa Monica – SMC Main Campus – Wilshire/Western Purple 
Line Station
            Route 44  SMC Bundy Campus – SMC Main Campus 

Ride Big Blue Bus to and from campus! 

Click map below for more details.

SMC Map August 2016

Customer Service:
310 451-5444

1660 7th Street, Santa Monica, California 90401
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