METRO News Bulletins

 Quarterly Service Changes

Summer Service (Jun 14, 2018 - Sep 5, 2018)

Highway 17 Express

See Route Schedule: 17     See Route Map: 17

Weekdays/Weekends: Several trip run times have been adjusted to account for heavy summertime beach traffic.

Route 3 - Mission / Beach

See Route Schedule: 03     See Route Map: 03

Weekends: Routing will be altered to avoid weekend beach traffic. Inbound toward Santa Cruz Metro Center, this trip will turn left at the roundabout onto Pacific Ave rather than using Beach St to 3rd St. This change is in effect for the Summer schedule only.

Route 15 - UCSC via Laurel West

See Route Schedule: 15     See Route Map: 15

Weekdays: Will not run during the Summer schedule.

Route 16 - UCSC via Laurel East

See Route Schedule: 16     See Route Map: 16

Weekdays/Weekends: School term “ST” trips will not run during the Summer schedule.

Route 20/20D – UCSC via Westside

See Route Schedule: 20 20D     See Route Map: 20 20D

Weekdays: School term “ST” trips will not run during the Summer schedule.

Route 22 – UCSC / Coastal Science Campus

See Route Schedule: 22     See Route Map: 22

Weekdays: Will not run during the Summer schedule.

Route 33 – Lompico SLV / Felton Fair

See Route Schedule: 33     See Route Map: 33

Weekdays: Will not run until SLV schools are back in session August 20, 2018.

Route 34 – South Felton

See Route Schedule: 34     See Route Map: 34

Weekdays: Will not run until SLV schools are back in session August 20, 2018.

Route 35/35A – San Lorenzo Valley

See Route Schedule: 35 35A     See Route Map: 35 35A

Weekdays: School term “ST” trips will not run until SLV schools are back in session August 20, 2018.

Route 71 – Santa Cruz / Watsonville

See Route Schedule: 71     See Route Map: 71

Weekdays/Weekends: For the Summer schedule only, the 11:45pm departure from Santa Cruz Metro Center will go into service at 11:35pm at the Boardwalk stop at Cliff & Beach (Stop ID 1318).

Route 79 – East Lake / Crestview

See Route Schedule: 79     See Route Map: 79

Weekdays/Weekends: Service to Pajaro via Porter St has been discontinued.  Route will now serve Crestview Shopping Center and County Health Center via Martinelli and Madison and return to Watsonville Transit Center via Freedom Blvd.

Route 91X – Santa Cruz / Watsonville Commuter Express

See Route Schedule: 91X     See Route Map: 91X

Weekdays: School term “ST” trips will not run until August 27, 2018 when Cabrillo College is back in session.

Spring Service (Mar 8, 2018 - Jun 13, 2018)

Highway 17 Express

See Route Schedule: 17     See Route Map: 17

Weekdays: The 6:35AM departure from Santa Cruz Metro Center has moved five minutes later to 6:40AM and will not stop in Scotts Valley; after Pasatiempo, it will proceed directly to San Jose.

To serve Scotts Valley, a new trip will start at the Cavallaro Transit Center departing at 6:50AM.

The 9:05AM trip from Santa Cruz Metro Center has been moved 10 minutes later to 9:15AM.

The 5:30PM “Friday-only” departure from Santa Cruz Metro Center has been discontinued.

Southbound from San Jose, a new trip will depart San Fernando & 7th at 7:20AM; it will not serve Scotts Valley.

The following southbound departure times from San Fernando & 7th have been changed: 10:35AM will be 10:40AM; 4:00PM will be 4:10PM; 4:40PM will be 4:35PM; 6:35PM will be 6:45PM; the 6:55PM departure has been discontinued.

Route 69W – Capitola Road / Cabrillo / Watsonville

See Route Schedule: 69W     See Route Map: 69W

Daily: Service to the Soquel Dr & 41st Ave stop (Stop ID 1817), inbound to Santa Cruz Metro Center, has been discontinued.

Service Alerts

Service Alerts

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General Announcements

General Announcements

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Public Hearings

Public Hearings

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