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Ride Blue. Go Green.

The eco-friendly, eco-nomical way to go!

Get on board and save.

For every trip you take, you reduce the amount of money you spend on auto-related expenses. So get on board and:

  • Spend less on gasoline.
  • Spend less on parking fees (for meters, monthly passes and valets).
  • Make fewer costly trips to your mechanic.
  • Calculate what your own savings would be by visiting

Fueled by vision.

Gasoline? That’s so retro, which is why:

  • Every bus in our fleet runs on alternative fuel, such as renewable natural gas (RNG).
  • Operating one RNG bus is equivalent to eliminating the smog and soot from an average of 25 passenger cars.
  • Dedicated natural gas vehicles can reduce emissions of CO2 by almost 20 percent below those of gasoline-powered vehicles.

Keeping it

BBB’s maintenance facility uses green technologies and systems to create a healthy work environment for our employees and the Earth. They include:

  • Installing solar panels.
  • Topping the building with a reflective ‘cool roof’.
  • Using recycled building materials to reduce waste sent to landfills.
  • Cleaning and refining oil for reuse, saving over 19,000 barrels of crude oil from having to be pumped.
  • Recycling tires by grinding them up for street repavment.
  • Recycling 85% of the water used in our bus wash facility.

Ride and breathe easier.

By riding the Big Blue Bus, you’re helping to keep the air cleaner. Here’s why:

  • Our buses have specialized exhaust systems that filter and remove particulates.
  • Riding the bus also reduces harmful carbon dioxide emissions that contribute to global warming.
  • By leaving your car behind, you can reduce your individual carbon emissions by 20 pounds a day or 4,800 pounds a year.
  • Our entire fleet exceeds all California Air Resources Board emission-lowering regulations. 

Be good to the planet.

So be good to the planet and your bank account by catching a ride on the Big Blue Bus.

Because when you ride blue, you save green.