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Service Changes

Service Updates Begin August 20, 2017

Big Blue Bus will be adding service to two bus routes, and improving schedules on four others, beginning August 20, 2017. The changes will allow the agency to reduce customer wait and travel times, increase reliability, and better match rider demand.

View the complete Little Blue Book (Effective August 20, 2017)

Select your favorite route for additional details:

3

Route 3 Lincoln Blvd

  • Introduction of new Bus-Only Lane on Lincoln Blvd. on September 25th, called LiNC!
    • Enjoy quicker weekday peak service on Route 3 in SM.
    • Northbound trips to Downtown SM use bus-only lane from7am - 9am; trips on Lincoln Blvd., between Ozone St. and Pico Blvd., may depart up to 8 minutes earlier.
    • Southbound trips to Aviation Station  use bus-only lane from 4pm - 7pm; trips on Lincoln Blvd., between Pico Blvd. and Ozone St., may depart up to 8 minutes earlier. 
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3

Rapid 3 Lincoln Blvd Rapid

  • Introduction of new Bus-Only Lane on Lincoln Blvd. on September 25th, called LiNC!
    • Enjoy quicker weekday peak service on Rapid 3 in SM.
    • Northbound trips to Downtown SM use bus-only lane from7am - 9am; trips on Lincoln Blvd., between Ozone St. and Pico Blvd., may depart up to 8 minutes earlier.
    • Southbound trips to Aviation Station  use bus-only lane from 4pm - 7pm; trips on Lincoln Blvd., between Pico Blvd. and Ozone St., may depart up to 8 minutes earlier. 
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5

Route 5 Olympic Blvd

Route and Schedule Changes:

  • As a result of Metro Rail construction on Constellation Blvd., between Century Park West and Century Park East, Route 5 was rerouted in Century City in June 2017. The route change will be in effect until further notice.
  • Weekend:
    • To Century City: Service ends at Century Park East and Constellation Blvd. 
    • To Santa Monica: All trips depart from NB Century Park East and Constellation Blvd. 

New stops !

  • NB Century Park West at Constellation Blvd. 
  • NB Century Park West at Santa Monica Blvd.
  • SB Century Park West at Santa Monica Blvd.
  • NB Century Park East at Constellation Blvd.
  • SB Century Park East at Santa Monica Blvd.
  • SB Century Park East at Constellation Blvd.

Discontinued stops :

  • EB Constellation Blvd. at Solar Way
  • EB Constellation Blvd. at Ave. of the Stars
  • EB Constellation Blvd. at Century Park East
  • WB Constellation Blvd. at Century Park East
  • WB Constellation Blvd. at Ave. of the Stars
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14

Route 14 Bundy Dr & Centinela Ave

Route and Schedule Changes:

  • Route extended to serve Veterans Home of California (VA Campus) in West LA.
  • Trips now begin and end on Bringham Ave. and Gorham Ave., with select trips to Paul Revere Middle School.

New Stops!

  • NB Bringham Ave. at Gorham Ave.
  • WB Montana Ave. at Barrington Ave.

Discontinued Stop

  • WB Gorham Ave. at San Vicente Blvd.
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43

Route 43 San Vicente Blvd & 26th St

  • Minor schedule adjustments and change in departure location for trips serving Paul Revere Middle School.
    • Southbound:
      • Trips  depart from San Vicente Blvd. at 14th St.
      • Select trips serve Paul Revere Middle School at 2:14pm, 2:47pm, and 3:15pm; all other trips, between 2:08pm and 3:08pm, depart up to 13 minutes later. 
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