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Service Changes

Service Improvements Begin September 16!

Big Blue Bus will adjust its service on September 16, 2018, to better connect you with places you work, live, and play. Preview the changes below and let us know if you have any feedback. Also, be sure to sign up for email updates to be notified of future service changes. 

View the complete Little Blue Book (Effective September 16, 2018)

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2

Route 2 Wilshire Blvd

Minor Route and Schedule Changes:

  • Due to Metro Rail Construction, current detour on Veteran Ave. and Kinross Ave. becomes permanent route on weeknights and weekends.
  • Minor schedule adjustments on weekends to help keep buses on time.

 New Stops!

  • NB Veteran Ave. at Kinross Ave.
  • NB Westwood Blvd. at Kinross Ave.
  • SB Westwood Blvd. at Kinross Ave.
  • EB Wilshire Blvd. at Bundy Dr. (across the intersection)
  • WB Wilshire Blvd. at Veteran Ave. (across the intersection)
  • WB Wilshire Blvd. at Bundy Dr. (across the intersection)
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5

Route 5 Olympic Blvd

Schedule Changes:

  • Weekday:
    • Eastbound trips at 5:55am, 8:20pm, and 8:50pm discontinued.
    • Westbound trips at 5:52am, 6:17am, 7:55pm, 8:25pm, and 8:55pm discontinued.
  • Weekend:
    • Eastbound trips at 6:00am, 6:40am, 7:20am, 8:00pm, and 8:40pm discontinued.
    • Westbound trips at 6:33am, 7:13am, 7:53am, 8:38pm, and 9:18pm discontinued.
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15

Route 15 Barrington Ave

Schedule Changes:

  • Weekday:
    • Service adjusted to every 26-30 minutes all day.
    • Minor schedule adjustments to help keep buses on time.
  • Saturday:
    • Northbound trips at 7:20am and 8am discontinued; service now operates until approximately 5:20pm.
    • Southbound trips at 7:38am and 8:18am discontinued; service now operates until approximately 5:40pm.
  • Sunday:
    • Northbound trip at 6:20pm discontinued.
    • Southbound trip at 6:40pm discontinued.
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17

Route 17 UCLA-VA Medical Center-Palms

Minor Route and Schedule Changes:

  • Due to Metro Rail Construction, current detour on Veteran Ave. and Kinross Ave. becomes permanent route on weeknights.
  • Weekday: 
    • Northbound trips at 8:40pm and 9:10pm discontinued.
    • Southbound trips at 5:39am and 6:04am discontinued.
  • Weekend:
    • Northbound trip at 8:05pm discontinued.
    • Southbound trip at 8pm discontinued.

 New Stops!

  • NB Veteran Ave. at Kinross Ave.
  • NB Westwood Blvd. at Kinross Ave.
  • SB Westwood Blvd. at Kinross Ave.
  • WB Wilshire Blvd. at Veteran Ave. (across the intersection)
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18

Route 18 UCLA - Abbot Kinney - Marina del Rey

Minor Route and Schedule Changes:

  • Due to Metro Rail Construction, current detour on Veteran Ave. and Kinross Ave. becomes permanent route on weeknights and Saturdays.
  • Eastbound Saturday trip at 5:51am discontinued.

 New Stops!

  • NB 4th St. at Pico Blvd.
  • NB Veteran Ave. at Kinross Ave.
  • NB Westwood Blvd. at Kinross Ave.
  • SB Westwood Blvd. at Kinross Ave.
  • WB Wilshire Blvd. at Veteran Ave. (across the intersection)
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41

Route 41 SMC - 17th St Station - Montana Ave (Clockwise)

Route and Schedule Changes:

  • New weekday service to Santa Monica College Performing Arts Center during Fall and Spring semesters only.
  • Weekday trip at 6am discontinued; minor schedule adjustments to help keep buses on time.
  • Weekend service now operates between 8:12am and 6:30pm.

 New Stops!

  • WB Santa Monica Blvd. at 11th St.
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42

Route 42 SMC - 17th St Station - Montana Ave (Counterclockwise)

Route and Schedule Changes:

  • New weekday service to Santa Monica College Performing Arts Center during Fall and Spring semesters only.
  • Weekday service now operates until 7:55pm; minor schedule adjustments to help keep buses on time.
  • Weekend service now operates between 8am and 6:45pm.

 New Stops!

  • EB Colorado Ave. at 17th St.
  • WB Santa Monica Blvd. at 11th St.
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44

Route 44 SMC Campus Connector

Schedule Change:

  • Trips do not operate when classes at Santa Monica College are not in session.
  • Service adjusted to every 14 minutes all day.
  • Southbound trip at 6:37am discontinued.
  • Northbound trip at 6:42am discontinued.
  • Minor schedule adjustments to help keep buses on time.

New Stops!

  • EB Colorado Ave. at 17th St.

Discontinued Stops:

  • NB 14th St. at Colorado Ave.
  • SB 17th St. at Colorado Ave.
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