News Archives: Service Annoucements

Weekend Service is running on Memorial Day (Monday, May 29)

Written on May 25, 2017 at 8:16 am, by

Weekend service is the service in effect on Monday, May 29, for the Memorial Day holiday. Unitrans will be running weekend service — with buses running from the Memorial Union 9AM-6PM (with the first P/Q arrivals at 8:50AM, and last arrivals at 7:00PM).  Click for individual line schedules (G,K,M,O,P,Q,V-MU).  Note that all lines go to/from the MU […]

Proposed Unitrans Service Changes for 2017-18

Written on May 8, 2017 at 11:36 am, by

The Unitrans Advisory Committee will be holding its annual meeting on Wednesday, May 17 to discuss service changes proposed for the 2017-18 schedule.  The new schedule would go into effect on Monday, August 7, with changes in weekend service going into effect the following Saturday, August 12.  The service changes being considered are listed below.  If […]

Regular Service in Effect

Written on April 1, 2017 at 2:15 pm, by

Regular Service is in effect Monday, April 3 through Thursday, June 8.  Click here for the service calendar. Also, remember that the printed schedule for 2016-17 has a misprint related to the Q line.  The Q line schedule has not changed from prior years, but the printed schedule shows incorrect times listed.  Also, for summer/break and […]

Mobile Apps for NextBus Information

Written on February 1, 2017 at 8:24 am, by

Our FAQ page has lots of important information, but one which routinely comes up is the question about which app to use. Is there a mobile app for getting real-time bus information? Yes, there are several mobile apps that use publicly-available real-time data for Unitrans bus locations.  Unitrans real-time data is powered by NextBus, and […]

Sacramento Connect Card on Yolobus

Written on January 28, 2017 at 7:00 am, by

The regional fare card known as the Connect Card is now accepted on Yolobus, in addition to Sacramento Regional Transit and other transit systems in the region.  Unfortunately, the Connect Card is not an accepted form of payment on Unitrans.  This is because the expensive card reading technology is not being installed on Unitrans buses, […]

T-Line — 7:45 trip leaves 5 minutes earlier than time shown in printed schedule

Written on August 18, 2016 at 12:31 pm, by

Based on customer requests for earlier arrival times at the junior high schools, the T-line schedule has been revised, effective Wednesday, September 21.  The bus that leaves Richards Boulevard at Olive Drive will be changed from 7:50 to 7:45.  This will have the bus arrive earlier at all subsequent stops, so that there is sufficient walking […]

New Printed Schedules Available for 2016-17 – Q-line Misprint

Written on July 28, 2016 at 12:44 pm, by

Look for new 2016-17 schedules on the buses and in terminals.  These are the schedules reflecting the service changes, effective Monday, August 1 (click for details). Unfortunately, the new schedules have misprints in them related to the Q line.  The Q line schedule has not changed from last year, but the new printed schedule shows […]

Service Changes for Unitrans 2016-17 Schedule

Written on July 1, 2016 at 7:55 pm, by

The new 2016-17 Unitrans schedule is in effect on Monday, August 1, although most of the changes are in weekend service, effective Saturday, August 6.  Printed schedules are now available on buses and in terminals.  Click here for a pdf version of the entire 2016-17 schedule. The service changes are described below. a.   Revise O-line Shoppers Shuttle […]

Summer Service is Now in Effect

Written on June 9, 2016 at 11:29 am, by

Summer service is running, starting on Friday, June 10 and will continue through Tuesday, September 20.  See the Service Calendar for the type of service running each day.  New 2016-17 schedules are in effect as of Monday, August 1.  Regular service begins on Wednesday, September 21.