METRO News Bulletins

 Quarterly Service Changes

Winter Service (Dec 13, 2018 - Mar 6, 2019)

Route 33 – Lompico SLV / Felton Fair

See Route Schedule: 33     See Route Map: 33

Weekdays:  Will operate only through December 20, 2018, the last school day before Semester Break; after that, the route will be discontinued.

Route 34 – South Felton

See Route Schedule: 34     See Route Map: 34

Weekdays:  Will operate only through December 20, 2018, the last school day before Semester Break; after that, the route will be discontinued.

Route 35 – San Lorenzo Valley to Santa Cruz

See Route Schedule: 35     See Route Map: 35

Weekdays:  A new school term “ST” trip inbound to Santa Cruz Metro Center will depart Hwy 9 & Sylvan Ave at 3:10pm after completion of the outbound “ST” trip serving Bear Creek Rd and Hwy 9 & Sylvan. The new trip will serve the San Lorenzo Valley, Felton Fair, Cavallaro Transit Center, then will turn left from Mt. Hermon Rd to serve Scotts Valley Dr northbound, then enter Hwy 17 at Granite Creek Rd and continue to Santa Cruz Metro Center. The currently inactive stops along Scotts Valley Dr will be re-activated.

Route 71 – Santa Cruz to Watsonville

See Route Schedule: 71     See Route Map: 71

Weekdays:  Four evening trips, departing Santa Cruz Metro Center at 7:15pm, 7:45pm, 8:15pm, and 8:45pm, will serve a new stop at Union & Beach (Stop ID 2751) in Watsonville for evening Cabrillo College Watsonville Center students.

Route 71 – Watsonville to Santa Cruz

See Route Schedule: 71     See Route Map: 71

Weekdays:  Intermediate time points of the 5:34am and 11:10pm trips departing Watsonville Transit Center (WTC) have been adjusted; the trip departure times from WTC, however, remain the same.

Route 79 – East Lake / Crestview

See Route Schedule: 79     See Route Map: 79

Intermediate time points have been adjusted; the trip departure times from Watsonville Transit Center, however, remain the same.

Fall Service (Sep 6, 2018 - Dec 12, 2018)

Highway 17 Express

See Route Schedule: 17     See Route Map: 17

Trip run times have returned to the regular (non-Summer) run times.

Route 3 - Mission / Seymour Center / Beach

See Route Schedule: 03     See Route Map: 03

Weekends: All trips have returned to the regular (non-Summer) weekend routing via Beach St. to 2nd St.

Route 20 - UCSC via Westside

See Route Schedule: 20     See Route Map: 20

Weekdays: Trip times have been adjusted to depart from Santa Cruz Metro at :15 past the hour.

Route 20D – UCSC via Westside

See Route Schedule: 20     See Route Map: 20

Weekdays: Trips will begin at the outbound stop on Bay & Laguna (Stop ID 2583), but end at Delaware & Liberty (Stop ID 2695).

Route 22 – UCSC / Coastal Science Campus

See Route Schedule: 22     See Route Map: 22

Weekdays: The last trip of the day (Mon/Wed/Fri 6:40pm; Tues/Thur 7:35pm) will not terminate at the Seymour Center; after the Seymour Center, it will continue in service on Delaware Ave, then left on Fair Ave and right on Mission St, ending at Mission & Trescony (Stop ID 1625) in front of McDonald’s.

Route 71 – Santa Cruz / Watsonville

See Route Schedule: 71     See Route Map: 71

The 11:45pm departure from Santa Cruz has returned to its regular routing starting from Santa Cruz Metro Center.

Weekdays: The run time of the 10:45pm and 11:45pm trips from Santa Cruz to Watsonville has been reduced by 10 minutes. The departure times from Santa Cruz Metro Center will remain the same, but the arrival times at Watsonville Transit Center will be 10 minutes earlier, at 11:45pm and 12:45am. Some intermediate timepoints along the route will also change.

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