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Holiday Service

Big Blue Bus runs on special schedules on the holidays listed below. On all other holidays, use regular schedules. 

Thanksgiving Weekend Service

In observance of Thanksgiving Day, BBB will operate a modified schedule on Thanksgiving weekend, November 23rd to 25th.

Thanksgiving Day (November 23):

  • Buses will run on a Sunday schedule.
  • Hilgard Terminal will be closed. Routes 1, 2, & 8 will use Charles E. Young/P2 Hub instead. R12 will continue service to Gateway Plaza.
  • Route 17 will terminate at the VA Hospital.
  • Route 18 will terminate in Brentwood.
  • Rapid 10 and Routes 16, 43 & 44 will not be in service.

Friday after Thanksgiving (November 24th):

Buses will operate on a regular weekday schedule, but Hilgard Terminal will be closed. Routes 1, 2, 8, & 18 will use Charles E. Young/ P2 Hub instead.

UCLA Customers: Hilgard Terminal will be closed on November 23rd and 24th. Alternate boarding information for Routes 1, 2, 8, 17 & 18 is below.

Saturday after Thanksgiving (November 25th):

Buses will operate on a normal Saturday schedule. 

Please note that the Transit Store and Customer Service will be closed November 23rd-25th. Regular hours resume Monday, November 27th.

Riding to UCLA

Customers can board/disembark on Westwood Bl. at Weyburn Ave., or on Charles E. Young Dr., between Westholme Ave. and Manning Ave. Please note the following stop closures:

  • Le Conte Ave. at Tiverton Dr.
  • Hilgard Ave. at Manning Ave.
  • Hilgard Ave. at Westholme Ave.
  • Hilgard Terminal

Riding to Santa Monica

Customers can board/disembark on Charles E. Young Dr., between Westholme Ave. and Manning Ave., or on Westwood Blvd. at Weyburn Ave. Please note the following stop closures:

  • Hilgard Terminal
  • Hilgard Ave. at Westholme Ave.
  • Hilgard Ave. at Manning Ave.
  • Le Conte Ave. at Tiverton Dr.

Christmas Day Service

In observance of Christmas Day, BBB will operate a Sunday schedule on Monday, December 25

The Transit Store and Customer Service will be closed. Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, December 26.

Please note that buses that do not run on Sundays will not operate on Monday, December 25. This includes Rapid 10 and Routes 16, 43, and 44.

UCLA Riders:

  • Hilgard Terminal will be closed. Routes 1, 2, and 8 use Charles E. Young/P2 Hub. See below for alternate boarding information.
  • Rapid 12 service will end at Gateway Plaza as usual.
  • Route 17 service will end at the VA Medical Center.
  • Route 18 service will end in Brentwood.

Riding to UCLA

Riders can board/disembark on Westwood Bl. at Weyburn Ave. or on Charles E. Young Dr. between Westholme Ave. and Manning Ave. Please note the following stop closures:

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

Riding to Santa Monica

Riders can board/disembark on Charles E. Young Dr. between Westholme Ave. and Manning Ave. or on Westwood Blvd. at Weyburn Ave. Please note the following stop closures:

  • Hilgard Terminal
  • Hilgard Ave. at Westholme Ave.
  • Hilgard Ave. at Manning Ave.
  • Le Conte Ave. at Tiverton Dr.

New Year's Day Service

In observance of New Year's Day, BBB will operate a Sunday schedule on Monday, January 1

The Transit Store and Customer Service will be closed. Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, January 2.

Please note that buses that do not run on Sundays will not operate on Monday, January 1. This includes Rapid 10 and Routes 16, 43, and 44.

UCLA Riders:

  • Hilgard Terminal will be closed. Routes 1, 2, and 8 use Charles E. Young/P2 Hub. See below for alternate boarding information.
  • Rapid 12 service will end at Gateway Plaza as usual.
  • Route 17 service will end at the VA Medical Center.
  • Route 18 service will end in Brentwood.

Riding to UCLA

Riders can board/disembark on Westwood Bl. at Weyburn Ave. or on Charles E. Young Dr. between Westholme Ave. and Manning Ave. Please note the following stop closures:

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

Riding to Santa Monica

Riders can board/disembark on Charles E. Young Dr. between Westholme Ave. and Manning Ave. or on Westwood Blvd. at Weyburn Ave. Please note the following stop closures:

  • Hilgard Terminal
  • Hilgard Ave. at Westholme Ave.
  • Hilgard Ave. at Manning Ave.
  • Le Conte Ave. at Tiverton Dr.