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Winter Finals and Spring Break Service - March 20-31

Posted on Mar 7 2023

Unitrans service will be modified for winter finals and spring break! See below for details.


Monday, March 20 thru Friday, March 24 - Winter Quarter service continues with the following modifications...

Night Service will operate on Friday, March 24

Special late night trips added for A (11:10 PM), C (10:40 PM), D (11:10 PM), J (11:10 PM), K (8:35 PM & 9:35 PM), L (11:10 PM), P (11:10 PM), Q (11:10 PM), V (10:40 PM & 11:10 PM), and W (11:10 PM)

All service fare-free during finals week!


Monday, March 27 thru Thursday, March 30 - Break Service will operate. All service will be to/from the MU Terminal. Service will only operate on the B, E, F, G, K, L-MU, M, O, P, Q, and U lines.


Friday, March 31 - Weekend service will operate in observance of Cesar Chavez Day.


Regular academic year service resumes on Monday, April 3. Contact Unitrans at or 530-752-2877 with questions!


A & Z Line Schedule Improvements Starting Monday, April 3!

Posted on Mar 13 2023

Just in time for spring quarter, the A & Z line schedules are expanding! Starting Monday, April 3, A line service will again operate every 30 minutes during the academic year! With this change, the Z line will change from operating at the "bottom of the hour" to the "top of the hour" providing customers with both the A and Z lines to get to class on-time for classes starting on the hour. The Z line will also offer expanded evening hours with trips at 6:10 PM, 7:10 PM, and 8:10 PM. Remember, Yolobus also operates 30-60 minute service on Fifth Street too!


Click here for A line schedule (change "Term" to "Spring Quarter" for updated schedule)

Click here for Z line schedule (change "Term" to "Spring Quarter" for updated schedule)


Updated Z line terminal departure times: 7:00, 8:00, 9:05, 10:05, 11:05, 12:00, 1:10, 2:10, 3:10, 4:10, 5:10, 6:10, 7:10, and 8:10


Contact us at or 530-752-2877 with questions.


J Line Customers! Get Home Faster with the Afternoon J Express!

Posted on Jan 31 2023

Unitrans is starting the J Express on Tuesday, February 21! The J Express will park next to the J line at the Silo Terminal and depart at select times when the J line is most crowded. The J Express will operate non-stop from the Silo Terminal via Highway 113 to Sycamore Lane and serve only stops on Sycamore Lane. The J Express is a faster way for Sycamore Lane residents to get home! The J Express will also make the ride more comfortable for all J line customers. This service will only operate at the listed times when drivers are available. Try it out!


Silo Departure Times (Monday-Friday during academic quarter)

3:10 PM

4:10 PM

5:10 PM

6:10 PM

7:10 PM



Marketplace/Pepperwood Apartments Outbound (#139)

Sycamore at Antelope/Temescal Apartments Outbound (#140)

North Sycamore Loop (#144)

Chaparral Apartments Inbound (#143)


Contact our office with questions at 530-752-2877 or


Winter Quarter Service Resumes Monday, January 9 with MORE service!

Posted on Jan 4 2023

Unitrans is expanding service on Monday, January 9 for winter quarter! Starting January 9, 30 minute service will resume on the E, F, and L lines! Click on the "Routes" tab above, select your route, then select the proper "Term" to see schedules. 30-minute service has not been operated on the E, F, and L lines since March 2020. As driver staffing levels improve, Unitrans will continue to review and restore pre-pandemic service.


30-minute service: B, C, D, E, F, G, J, K, L, M, P, Q, V-Express, V-Limited, and W

60-minute service: A and Z lines (Yolobus 42A and 42B also operates 30-60 minute service on Fifth Street on weekdays!)


In addition, the C, D, and W lines are moving spots at the Silo Terminal. The C and D lines will move to the northeast part of the island where the W line parked during Fall Quarter. The W line will move to the Fall Quarter D line spot in front of Haring Hall. Click here for graphic.


Starting Monday, January 23, a new extra capacity "bonus" bus will operate in West Village on weekday mornings. Bus will operate (when drivers are available) on weekday mornings from approx 7:25 AM to 10:00 AM and will depart approx. 5 minutes before regularly scheduled V-EX and V-LT buses. The bonus bus will serve 2080 Tilia/The Green, Tilia/Celadon, and West Village Square Inbound until full. Bus may not be able to serve all three stops due to demand. Regular scheduled buses will continue to operate.


For assistance, email or call 530-752-2877.


Introducing ZipPass! Your Paperless Unitrans Pass!

Posted on Dec 14 2022

No need for cash and paper passes anymore. Go paperless and ride Unitrans with ZipPass! ZipPass is your one stop shop for Unitrans, Yolobus, Causeway Connection, and Sacramento RT passes! Available now in the Apple App Store and Google Play! For more info, click here!


With ZipPass you can buy your fare or pass on your phone, show the driver or conductor the activated pass, and enjoy your ride!


Available on ZipPass:

• Single Ride
• 10-Ride Ticket
• Monthly, Quarterly, and Annual Passes
• Senior, Youth, and Customer with Disability Passes (Contact Unitrans at 530-752-2877 or to activate these options.)


Not Available:

• Undergraduate AggieCard


Need more info? Click here or contact us at 530-752-2877 or!