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Service Changes

Service Modifications Begin March 30, 2020!


To ensure continuity of operations and match ridership demand during COVID-19, Big Blue Bus will implement weekday service modifications on most routes, beginning Monday, March 30 until further notice; weekend service remains unchanged at this time.

Our goal is to comply with social distancing guidelines from public health officials during COVID-19, while continuing to provide our customers with clean, safe, and reliable service. We thank you for your patience and support during this time.

Real-time arrival information will continue to be available via our real-time signs, and third-party apps like Transit, Google Maps, and NextBus. For the latest service updates, please follow us on Twitter (@smbigbluebus), or sign up to receive our emails.

Note: Some real-time arrival predictions may be inaccurate on Monday, March 30, while our systems adjust to the service modifications. 


Customer Service Hours

Blue: The Transit Store is closed until Thursday, April 30.

Customer Service will be open and will operate during regular hours (Monday - Friday, 7:30am - 5:30pm), with the following exceptions:

  • Saturday, March 28 (Closed)
  • Saturday, April 4 (Closed)
  • Saturday, April 11 (Closed)
  • Saturday, April 18 (Closed)
  • Saturday, April 25 (Closed)


UCLA Customers

UCLA's Hilgard Terminal is closed until further notice:

  • Routes 1, 2 & 8: Serve Charles E. Young/P2 Hub instead.
  • Route 17: Serves Charles E. Young/P2 Hub as usual.
  • Rapid 12 and Route 18: Serve Gateway Plaza as usual.


Service Modifications

Beginning Monday, March 30, the following service modifications will take effect until further notice:

View the complete Little Blue Book (Effective March 30, 2020)

Select your favorite route for additional details:

1

Route 1 Main St & Santa Monica Blvd

Route & Schedule Changes:

  • Northbound weekday trip at 9:20pm discontinued; southbound weekday trip at 10:06 discontinued.
  • UCLA's Hilgard Terminal closed until further noticed. Buses now serve Charles E. Young/P2 Hub on all days.

New Stops

  • NB Westwood Blvd. at Weyburn Ave.  
  • NB Westwood Plaza at Jules Stein Eye Center 
  • Charles E. Young/P2 Hub 

Discontinued Stops

  • NB Westwood Blvd. at Le Conte Ave.
  • EB Le Conte Ave. at Tiverton Dr.
  • NB Hilgard Ave. at Manning Ave. and Westholme Ave.
  • Hilgard Terminal

Important: Scheduled arrival times may not be accurate. For the next available trip, please use real-time signs at select bus stops, and third-party apps like Transit, Google Maps, and NextBus.

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2

Route 2 Wilshire Blvd

Route & Schedule Changes:

  • Weekdays:
    • Eastbound service ends at 8pm; westbound service ends at 8:40pm.
    • Select trips discontinued.
  • UCLA's Hilgard Terminal closed until further noticed. Buses now serve Charles E. Young/P2 Hub on all days.

New Stops

  • NB Westwood Blvd. at Weyburn Ave.  
  • NB Westwood Plaza at Jules Stein Eye Center 
  • Charles E. Young/P2 Hub 

Discontinued Stops

  • NB Westwood Blvd. at Le Conte Ave.
  • EB Le Conte Ave. at Tiverton Dr.
  • NB Hilgard Ave. at Manning Ave. and Westholme Ave.
  • Hilgard Terminal

Important: Scheduled arrival times may not be accurate. For the next available trip, please use real-time signs at select bus stops, and third-party apps like Transit, Google Maps, and NextBus.

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8

Route 8 Ocean Park Blvd

Route & Schedule Changes:

  • Weekdays:
    • Eastbound service ends at 9:45pm; westbound service ends at 10:40pm.
    • Select trips discontinued.
  • UCLA's Hilgard Terminal closed until further noticed. Buses now serve Charles E. Young/P2 Hub on all days.

New Stops

  • NB Westwood Blvd. at Weyburn Ave.  
  • NB Westwood Plaza at Jules Stein Eye Center 
  • Charles E. Young/P2 Hub 

Discontinued Stops

  • NB Westwood Blvd. at Le Conte Ave.
  • EB Le Conte Ave. at Tiverton Dr.
  • NB Hilgard Ave. at Manning Ave. and Westholme Ave.

Important: Scheduled arrival times may not be accurate. For the next available trip, please use real-time signs at select bus stops, and third-party apps like Transit, Google Maps, and NextBus.

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9

Route 9 Pacific Palisades

Schedule Changes:

  • Weekdays:
    • Northbound service ends at 7:30pm; southbound service ends at 7:40pm.
    • Select trips discontinued.

Important: Scheduled arrival times may not be accurate. For the next available trip, please use real-time signs at select bus stops, and third-party apps like Transit, Google Maps, and NextBus.

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10

Rapid 10 Downtown LA Freeway Express

Schedule Changes:

  • Weekdays:
    • Eastbound trips at 6:30am, 7:30am, 8am, and 8:30am discontinued.
    • Westbound trips at 4pm, 4:30pm, 5pm and 5:30pm discontinued.

Important: Scheduled arrival times may not be accurate. For the next available trip, please use real-time signs at select bus stops, and third-party apps like Transit, Google Maps, and NextBus.

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12

Rapid 12 UCLA/Westwood to Expo Rapid

Schedule Changes:

  • Weekdays:
    • Southbound service ends at 11:10pm; northbound service hours remain unchanged.
    • Buses run approximately every 22 minutes.
    • Select trips discontinued.

Important: Scheduled arrival times may not be accurate. For the next available trip, please use real-time signs at select bus stops, and third-party apps like Transit, Google Maps, and NextBus.

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14

Route 14 Bundy Dr & Centinela Ave

 Schedule Changes:

  • Weekdays:
    • Northbound service ends at 7:30pm; southbound service hours remain unchanged.
    • Select trips discontinued.

Important: Scheduled arrival times may not be accurate. For the next available trip, please use real-time signs at select bus stops, and third-party apps like Transit, Google Maps, and NextBus.

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    15

    Route 15 Barrington Ave

    Schedule Changes:

    • Weekdays:
      • Southbound service ends at 6:25pm; northbound service hours remain unchanged.
      • Buses run approximately every 50 minutes during the midday.
      • Select trips discontinued.

    Important: Scheduled arrival times may not be accurate. For the next available trip, please use real-time signs at select bus stops, and third-party apps like Transit, Google Maps, and NextBus.

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    16

    Route 16 Wilshire Blvd/Bundy Dr - Marina del Rey

    Schedule Changes:

    • Weekdays:
      • Buses run approximately every 50 minutes all day.

    Important: Scheduled arrival times may not be accurate. For the next available trip, please use real-time signs at select bus stops, and third-party apps like Transit, Google Maps, and NextBus.

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    17

    Route 17 UCLA - VA Medical Center - Palms

    Schedule Changes:

    • Weekdays:
      • Northbound service ends at 6:55pm; southbound service ends at 9:08pm.
      • Select trips discontinued.

    Important: Scheduled arrival times may not be accurate. For the next available trip, please use real-time signs at select bus stops, and third-party apps like Transit, Google Maps, and NextBus.

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    18

    Route 18 UCLA - Abbot Kinney - Marina del Rey

    Schedule Changes:

    • Select weekday trips discontinued.

    Important: Scheduled arrival times may not be accurate. For the next available trip, please use real-time signs at select bus stops, and third-party apps like Transit, Google Maps, and NextBus.

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