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Regular Weekday Schedules on Presidents' Day

RTA will operate regular weekday bus service on Presidents’ Day, Monday, February 19. The Customer Information Center will be open from 6 a.m. till 10 p.m. and RTA's administrative offices will be closed.

For more information contact the Customer Information Center at (951) 565-5002.

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January 14 Service Change

RIDE GUIDE | SYSTEM MAP | SERVICE CHANGE GUIDE

AFFECTED ROUTES: 3, 8, 10, 13, 14, 15, 16, 19, 21, 22, 23, 24, 27, 29, 30, 33, 41, 49, 50, 55, 61, 79 and CommuterLink Express routes 202, 206, 208, 210, 212, 216 and 217. Plus, RTA is pleased to introduce route 200..

On January 14, 2018, the Riverside Transit Agency (RTA) introduced new CommuterLink Route 200 with service connecting San Bernardino, Riverside, Orange, Angel Stadium and the Disney resort in Anaheim. RTA also launched schedule changes to improve service frequency, reliability, on-time performance, and connections. New Ride Guides is available on buses. Customers may also visit RiversideTransit.com or call (951) 565-5002.

Route 3: Route 3 extends north on Hamner Avenue to serve the Amazon warehouses and new Costco in Eastvale. The alternate route alignment on Hamner Avenue between 68th Street and Limonite Avenue is discontinued in Eastvale. Another discontinued portion is 58th Street, Scholar Way, and Bellegrave Ave. in Eastvale. All trips will travel on Pats Ranch Rd. The Norco timepoint have changed from Norco Senior Center to Norco City Hall. In Corona, northbound buses departing the Corona Transit Center no longer serve the southern loop in Corona, but instead travel directly north to Norco and Eastvale. The southern loop in Corona is served by southbound buses.

Route 8: Route 8 no longer serves the Wildomar Assisted and Independent Living Center on Pasadena Street and instead terminates at the corner of Palomar and Elm streets where customers can transfer to and from Route 23.

Route 16: Route 16 weekday trips between 6 a.m. and 8 a.m. is increased to operate up to every 15 minutes instead of every 30 minutes for improved service frequency and enhanced connections at the Moreno Valley Mall.

Route 19: Route 19 weekday trips between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. is increased to operate up to every 15 minutes instead of every 30 minutes for improved service frequency and enhanced connections at the Moreno Valley Mall and Perris Station Transit Center.

Route 21: Route 21 is extended north to the Southridge Village Shopping Center in Fontana where customers can connect with Route 49 and Omnitrans Route 82.

Route 23: Route 23 no longer directly serves the Wildomar Assisted and Independent Living Center on Pasadena Street and instead terminates at the corner of Palomar and Elm streets where customers can transfer to Route 8. The two trips departing Murrieta Valley High School at 2:45 p.m. are merged into a single trip, serving Inland Valley Medical Center, Murrieta Senior Center, as well as stops along Los Alamos Road, Madison Avenue and Hancock Avenue.

Route 29: Service frequency is boosted to approximately every 50 minutes on weekdays and 60 minutes on weekends. The route extends north on Hamner Avenue to serve the Amazon warehouses and new Costco in Eastvale. A portion of the route in Eastvale that serves Pats Ranch Rd, 68th St, and Hamner Avenue is discontinued to make way for increased Route 3 service in that area. In downtown Riverside, the route is extended to the Riverside-Downtown Metrolink Station and new stops are added along University Avenue at Market and Lemon streets.

Route 30: The West Loop service in Perris is adjusted slightly with buses travelling on Carter Dr. instead of La More Rd. The timepoint on that loop has moved near the intersection of Weston Rd. and Carter Dr.

Route 33: The westbound school-days-only trip departing the Stanford & Stetson timepoint at 2:50 p.m. is discontinued. Service continues to be provided at that stop and time aboard a bus that already runs every weekday.

Route 49: Route 49 is extended north to the Southridge Village Shopping Center in Fontana where customers can connect with Route 21 and Omnitrans Route 82. Service frequency is boosted to 40 minutes on weekdays and 50 minutes on weekends. In downtown Riverside, Route 49 is extended to Riverside-Downtown Metrolink Station and new stops is added on University Avenue at Market and Lemon streets.

Route 50 Jury Trolley: To accommodate the extension of the Main Street pedestrian mall, the Route 50 Jury Trolley is rerouted in downtown Riverside to serve portions of Market, Tenth, Orange and Fourteenth streets, with stops for the courts at the intersection of Tenth and Main streets and Orange and Twelfth streets.

Route 200: Route 200 is a new CommuterLink Express route between San Bernardino and the Disney resort area in Anaheim. The route serves stops at the San Bernardino Transit Center, downtown Riverside, Riverside-Downtown Metrolink Station, Galleria at Tyler, La Sierra Metrolink Station, Village at Orange, Katella/State College (near Angel Stadium and Honda Center), Anaheim Convention Center and Disneyland. The route operates approximately every 60 minutes on weekdays from 3:40 a.m. to 11:15 p.m. and 60 to 120 minutes on weekends from 6 a.m. to 10:45 p.m.

Route 202: The Route 202 stop at Walmart Murrieta is moved to a new location on Madison Avenue near Mulligan Family Fun Center. Free parking is available on weekdays in a designated section of the Mulligans parking lot.

Route 205: Route 205 is a new Commuterlink Express route connecting Temecula, Lake Elsinore, Corona and the Village at Orange. The route operates three round trips each day during peak morning and afternoon times. The section of this route between Corona Transit Center and Village at Orange is expected to launch January 29, pending a public hearing and RTA Governing Board approval. The portion between Temecula and Corona will begin operating on January 14.

Route 206: Some trips on this route are expanded to become the new Route 205. The Route 206 stop at Walmart Murrieta is moved to a new location at Mulligans Madison Street just north of Los Alamos Rd. Free parking will be available weekdays in a designated section of the Mulligans parking lot adjacent to the new northbound bus stop, with a new southbound stop located at Madison Street near Los Alamos Road. Times will be adjusted to allow for more reliable train connections at Corona Transit Center.

Route 208: The route is adjusted slightly between the Perris Station Transit Center and the South Perris Metrolink Station for faster travel by using portions of Case Road, 11th Street and Perris Boulevard.

Routes 208, 210, and 212: These routes got a new stop in downtown Riverside at Lemon and 14th streets.

Route 216: This route has been discontinued and replaced by new routes 200 and 205.

Route 217: A new weekday northbound trip is added at 4:05 p.m. from Escondido Transit Center to Temecula Promenade Mall. Due to low ridership, the 3:27 p.m. and 4.40 p.m. weekday southbound trips departing the Hemet Valley Mall to Escondido is adjusted to begin at the Temecula Promenade Mall at 4:12 p.m. and 5:22 p.m., respectively.

Routes 8, 10, 13, 14, 15, 22, 27, 30, 41, 55, 61, 79, 208 and 212: These routes have undergone minor weekday schedule changes to improve reliability and/or connections with other routes.

Routes 8, 15, 24, 30, 31, and 79: These routes have undergone minor weekend schedule changes to improve reliability and/or connections with other routes.

Looking ahead to the next service change: RTA’s next service change will occur on Sunday, May 13, 2018.

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The Energized Route 19

MORENO VALLEY MALL TO PERRIS STATION TRANSIT CENTER

BUSES ARRIVE EVERY 15 MINUTES

Enjoy enhanced service in Perris and Moreno Valley aboard an energized Route 19. With arrivals every 15 minutes on weekdays, there’s never been a faster way around town or a better time to ride the bus. And buses start running as early as 3:15 a.m. and run as late as 11:30 p.m. Stops include Moreno Valley Mall, Moreno Valley College and the Perris Station Transit Center. Plus, look for enhanced connections with other RTA routes and Metrolink trains.

Every 15 minutes on weekdays 3:15 a.m. – 11 p.m. Every 30 minutes on weekends ​Sat: 6 a.m. – 10:15 p.m. Sun: 6:15 a.m. – 9 p.m.

For more information, call the Customer Information Center at (951) 565-5002. We’re open every day until 10 p.m.

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CommuterLink Express Route 200

Announcing Commuterlink Express Route 200, Riverside Transit Agency’s newest route with express lane service connecting San Bernardino, Riverside, the Village at Orange, Anaheim and Disneyland resort.

Download CommuterLink Route 200 Map and Schedule

Route 200 Map x1000 v03

 

Destinations
Catch a ride to work, school or the happiest place on earth with a price that will make you even happier.

Bikes Ride Free
Load your bike on easy-to-use racks! It’s easy, free and convenient.

Ride All You Want
Students in U-Pass/Go-Pass programs simply flash their college IDs for unlimited rides. City of Riverside employees also ride for free.

Free Wi-Fi & USB Chargers
From the comfort of your plush seat, read a book, watch a movie or get some work done with free Wi-Fi and USB chargers.

Route 216 riders
Routes 200 and 205 will be replacing Route 216 CommuterLink Express bus for faster service,and more destinations. To help you plan your faster, more efficient trip, please call us at (951) 565-5002. We’re open until 10 p.m. every day.  

Ride CommuterLink Route 200 to work and get $2 per day
If you live in western Riverside or San Bernardino County, you may be eligible to receive $2 per day in gift card incentives for riding Route 200 to work. Find out more about IE Commuter’s $2/Day Rideshare Incentive.

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Students Ride for Only 25¢ This Winter Break

QUARTER RIDES AVAILABLE DECEMBER 15, 2017 TO JANUARY 7, 2018

There’s never been a better time to be a young bus rider.

Back by popular demand, the Riverside Transit Agency is rolling out a special 25-cent fare for students who ride between December 15 and January 7. Students in grades 1-12 simply flash their school ID to ride for a quarter to the movies, the mall, a friend’s house — anywhere RTA buses goes, anytime they operate. And if you have a seasonal job, we’ll take you there too.

Plus, with comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi service and USB ports, there’s never been a better time to ride the bus. Show up in style, not in Mom’s minivan.

Parents, rest assured that we’ll get your kids where they need to go safely. With trained drivers and a clean environment, customer safety is our number one priority.

Planning your trip is easy. Download the free BusWatch app or contact the Customer Information Center at (951) 565-5002. We’re open until 10 p.m. every day. 

Below are just some of the cool things you can do this winterGetting to and from the stop may require a short walk, skateboard or bike ride. And yes, you can take your bike or skateboard on the bus. 

HERE’S THE DEAL

Students ride for a quarter from December 15 to January 7. To ride for a quarter, students in grades 1-12 just need to show a school-issued student ID card from the most recent school year, an RTA Youth ID card, or a California driver’s license or state ID showing the student is under 19.

Corona
Dos Lagos 206
Tom’s Farms 206
Pole Position Raceway 1, RapidLink Gold Line
Eastvale
Edwards Eastvale Gateway 14 3
Hemet
AMF Hemet Lanes 27, 74, 79
Fingerprints Youth Museum 2733427479
Hemet Valley Mall 27, 31, 32, 33, 42, 74, 79, 212, 217
Regal Cinemas Hemet 12 27, 32, 33, 42, 74, 79
Jurupa Valley
Adams Motorsports Park 29
Cove Water Park 49
Jurupa 14 Cinema 29
Jurupa Mountain Discovery Center 49
Rubidoux Drive-In Theater Swap Meet 49
Lake Elsinore
Diamond Stadium 8, 40
Outlet Center 8, 22, 206
Pins 'N Pockets 8
Menifee
Audi Murphy State Park 40
Menifee Countryside Marketplace 61, 74
Menifee Town Center 61, 74
Moreno Valley
Hanger Trampoline Park 16
Moreno Valley Mall/Harkins 16/ Round 1 Bowling 11, 16, 18, 19, 2631, 208, 210
Regency Theatres 11, 16, 18, 26
Moreno Valley Brunswick Bowl 19, 35
Murrieta
 Aerosport Trampoline Park 23
Brunswick Bowl 23
Cal Oaks Plaza 23
Mulligan Family Fun Center 23
Reading Cinemas Cal Oaks 17 23
Norco
Brunswick Bowl 3
Silverlakes Sports Complex 3
Perris
Big League Dreams 27
Lake Perris Fairgrounds 19
Perris 10 Theatres 19, 27, 30
Orange Empire Railway Museum 30
Perris Valley Skydiving 3074
Riverside
AMF Riverside Bowling Lanes 15
Arlington Bowling Lanes 15
California Citrus State Historic Park 27
Canyon Crest Towne Center 16
Castle Park 115
Downtown Riverside 1, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 22, 29, 49, 50204, 208, 210, 212, 216, RapidLink Gold Line
Fairmount Park 29
Fox Performing Arts Center 1, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 22, 29, 49, 204, 208, 210, 212, 216RapidLink Gold Line
Galleria at Tyler 11012131415, 21, 27, 216
Getaway Café and The Sub Station at UC Riverside 1, 204RapidLink Gold Line
Hangar 18 15
John’s Incredible Pizza Company 1626
LA Kings Icetown 112131415
Lorenzi Sports Complex 12
Mission Grove Theater 20, 2226
Mount Rubidoux Park 49
Regency/UltrastarTheaters University Village 1, 14, 16, 52, 204RapidLink Gold Line
Riverside Art Museum 11012131415222949204208210212216RapidLink Gold Line
Riverside Metropolitan Museum 11012131415222949204208210212216RapidLink Gold Line
Riverside Plaza/Regal 16 1, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 20RapidLink Gold Line
Riverside Sports Center, UCR 1, 10, 52RapidLink Gold Line
Sky Zone 12
UCR Botanical Gardens 10RapidLink Gold Line
University Village 1, 14, 16, 52, 204RapidLink Gold Line
San Jacinto
Regal Cinemas San Jacinto Metro 12 32
San Jacinto Library 32, 74
Valley-Wide Regional Park 21, 42, 212, 217
Temecula
Duck Pond 24
Old Town 24, 79
Promenade Mall 23, 24, 61, 79, 202, 206208, 217
Temecula Bowling Lanes 79
Wildomar  
Marna O'Brien Park 8
   
Oceanside
Oceanside Beach 202
Ontario
Ontario Mills Mall 204
Orange County
Village at Orange 216
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BusWatch Signs Debuting at All Stops

More than 2,500 Riverside Transit Agency bus stops will get a new look this fall and winter. RTA expects to complete the installation of BusWatch information signs at all stops by the end of the year, giving each location its own four-digit number, which will come in handy for customers using BusWatch to get real-time bus arrival information. To use the service, customers simply download the BusWatch app, use RTA’s Track by Text feature, or go to RTAbus.com.

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Riverside Transit Agency

Riverside Offices
1825 Third Street
P.O. Box 59968
Riverside, CA 92517-1968
(951) 565-5000
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Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Closed Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays.

Customer Information Center
(951) 565-5002
Hours of Operation: 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. weekdays, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. weekends.

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