Service Changes Improved Service Awaits You on February 19th! You shared important feedback and we listened! On February 19th, Big Blue Bus will adjust its service to better connect customers with places they live, work and play. These changes reflect the way you move in and around our service area and the region, making it easier, safer, and faster to incorporate Blue into your lifestyle. Some key changes include: Extended service on Route 5 into Downtown Santa Monica 7 days per week, and all day to Palms Station on weekdays. New Route 43 connection to SMC, and Route 7 and Rapid 7 on Pico Blvd. Additional service to SMC on Route 7, and to UCLA on Rapid 12 and Route 17. Many schedule adjustments for improved timeliness. We hope the changes below inspire you to travel car free, and to enjoy a better quality of life.