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Previous announcements posted to the Unitrans web site.

Finals Service – March 20-24 – Free Service on All Lines

Written on March 22, 2017 at 8:20 am, by

Finals schedules will be in effect on Monday, March 20 through Friday March 24.  As a means to improve schedule reliability and reduce stress on passengers, Unitrans will not be collecting fares during Finals service in March.  At crowded bus stops, passengers are encouraged to use both doors to board the bus and to move into all […]

Saturday Doubledecker Bus Rides, Saturday, March 11 – Arbor Day Celebration at the Farmers Market

Written on February 26, 2017 at 7:10 am, by

  Saturday, March 11 is the next date featuring free Doubledecker bus rides, which are provided by Unitrans, in cooperation with the City of Davis and the Davis Farmers Market.  The shuttle provides a connection between the Farmers Market at Central Park and the UC Davis Memorial Union  (and Quad District Parking Structure), as well as […]

Unitrans Re-Launching Safe Space Campaign

Written on February 23, 2017 at 1:39 pm, by

Unitrans is re-launching the Safe Space public information campaign.  The project was initiated last May by Unitrans drivers and passengers to help inform everyone of the goal to maintain a safe space for all bus riders and to provide resources as to how to help us achieve that goal.

Weekend Service is running on Presidents Day (Monday, February 20)

Written on February 20, 2017 at 11:02 am, by

Weekend service is the service in effect on Monday, February 20, for the Presidents 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 […]

Davis Stampede — Sunday, February 12

Written on February 3, 2017 at 6:07 am, by

The Davis Stampede running events will require street closures in parts of Davis and will result in delays and detours during the morning of Sunday, February 12. P and Q lines:  A section of Cowell Boulevard in South Davis will be closed for the event.  During that time, the P and Q lines will run via Chiles […]

Possible Delays Along Russell Boulevard Friday Afternoon During Community March

Written on January 27, 2017 at 8:48 am, by

On Friday, January 27, there will be a community gathering in response to the recent hate crime.  According to the Davis Enterprise article  the event will include a march from Central Park to the Islamic Center.  If the march is large, the Davis Police Department  may impose traffic restrictions along Russell Boulevard, and that may […]

No Farmers Market Shuttle Saturday January 7

Written on January 6, 2017 at 8:25 am, by

The Farmers Market Shuttle, which usually runs on the first Saturday of each month, will not be running on January 7.  Instead, it will run on January 14, 2017.  We will hope for better weather on that day!

Regular Service in Effect – Prepare for Rainy Weather and Crowded Buses

Written on January 6, 2017 at 7:23 am, by

Regular Service is in effect through Friday, March 17.  Click here for the service calendar.  Ridership at the start of any quarter is very high, and buses are often delayed.  With rainy weather, buses are even more crowded and subject to delays.  Unfortunately, Unitrans currently has very limited resources to add supplemental buses to relieve overcrowding. […]

No T-line Service on Monday, January 9

Written on January 4, 2017 at 5:02 pm, by

The T-line will not be running on Monday, January 9.  Davis High School classes are not in session that day, and most of the T line riders are destined for the high school.  The P/Q lines will be available on their regular weekday schedule.

Service Schedules for 12/12 – 1/6

Written on December 5, 2016 at 1:45 am, by

Unitrans Break service schedules will be in effect starting Monday, December 12 and running through Friday, January 6.  Note that Break Service is revised this year so that all service is running to the Memorial Union Terminal.  There is no service on the A, C, D, J, and W lines.  For service to those neighborhoods, […]