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P/Q/W/T Line Reroutes Near Chiles/Cowell/Drummond – Thru End of Year

Written on September 6, 2017 at 8:32 am, by

UPDATE: Starting Monday, October 9, the P, Q, T, and W Lines will be re-routed until the end of the 2017 calendar year due to major roadway construction at the intersection of Chiles/Cowell/Drummond. Buses may not run as scheduled due to construction re-routes and Nextbus predictions in this area will be inaccurate. Click here for reroute map […]

E Line – Rerouted from 3rd St onto 2nd St through End of Year

Written on August 31, 2017 at 9:03 am, by

Due to roadway construction on 3rd Street between A Street and E Street, the E Line will be rerouted onto 2nd Street until further notice. Four stops on 3rd Street are closed – 3rd Street at C Street (inbound & outbound) and 3rd Street at E Street (inbound & outbound). For 3rd Street at C […]

Sacramento Connect Card on Yolobus

Written on February 7, 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, […]

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 […]

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 […]