Rider Alerts

Rider Alerts

Your source for breaking news about detours, closures and schedule changes. For more information, contact the Customer Information Center at (951) 565-5002. Click on the Rider Alerts headline to see a larger version of the images.

Rt 217 | Schedule Adjusted to Improve Connections

Beginning Monday, October 23, the CommuterLink Route 217 southbound trip departing Mt. San Jacinto College at 4:59 a.m. will depart nine minutes earlier at 4:50 a.m. to enhance connections at the Escondido Transit Center.

Rt 11 | Moreno Valley Bus Stop Temporarily Discontinued

From October 16 through October 27, the Route 11 counter-clockwise stop on Perris Boulevard near Hemlock Avenue will be discontinued. The nearest stop is at the intersection of Ironwood Avenue and Hubbard Street. See map for details.

Rt 14 | Detour in Grand Terrace and Loma Linda

Due to expected construction delays at the intersection of Barton Road and Interstate 215, Route 14 will travel on new portions of Mt. Vernon Avenue and Barton Road in Grand Terrace and Loma Linda. Schedules will not be affected.

Rt 27 | Homeland Bus Stop Discontinued

Beginning Sunday, August 27 the Route 27 southbound bus stop on Highway 74 near Sultanas Road will be discontinued. The nearest stop at the intersection of Highway 74 Leon Road. See map for details.

Rts 21 & 29 | RTA Resumes Service to Limonite Stops

Routes 21 and 29 have resumed service to stops on Limonite Avenue in Jurupa Valley. Service to these stops was temporarily discontinued due to road construction between Etiwanda Avenue and Bain Street. The stops are now open. See map for details.

Rts 20, 22 | Riverside Bus Stop Relocated

Effective Sunday, May 14, the Route 20 westbound and Route 22 southbound bus stop on Mission Grove Parkway at Earhart Way will be permanently relocated about 600 feet east of its current location. See map for details.

Rt 19SB | Perris Bus Stop Relocated

Effective Sunday, May 14, the Route 19 southbound bus stop on Perris Boulevard near Rider Street will be permanently relocated about 400 feet north of its current location. See map for details.

Rt 13 | Riverside Bus Stop Temporarily Closed

The Route 13 bus stop at the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue and Hulen Place near Path of Life Ministries in Riverside is temporarily closed as crews perform roadwork. The stop is expected to re-open mid-May. In the meantime, the closest stop is near the intersection of Chicago and Massachusetts avenues. See map for details. 

Rts 20, 31, 41 | Hospital Bus Stop Relocated

The bus stop serving routes 20, 31 and 41 at the Riverside University Health System in Moreno Valley will be closed for construction from Wednesday, April 26 through Friday, April 28. Regular service will resume on Saturday, April 29. A temporary bus stop will be available during construction. See map for details. 

Bus Shelters to Get Upgrades

This spring, the Riverside Transit Agency is pleased to announce the enhancement of 25 bus shelters in Lake Elsinore, Moreno Valley, Perris, Quail Valley, Riverside and Temecula. From March through May, these shelters will remain in service while crews renovate them with a fresh new look. Please note that that during construction, these stops will remain in service even though the shelters, bench and trash receptacles may be temporarily removed for up to three days.



• Arlington and Streeter avenues (both directions)
• Alessandro and Mission Grove (both directions)
• Streeter Avenue and Sierra Street (both directions)
• Lincoln Avenue and Jackson Street
• Wood Road and Van Buren Boulevard
• Streeter and Arlington avenues
• Central and De Anza avenues
• Trautwein Drive and Jesse Lane

Lake Elsinore • Graham Avenue and Langsta Street
• Lakeshore Drive and Matich Street
• Mission Trail and Diamond Drive
• Lake Elsinore Senior Center
• Mission Trail and Malaga Road
Temecula • Ynez and Winchester roads
Quail Valley • Palm and Newport drives
Perris • Fourth and G streets


Rt 1 | Riverside Bus Stop to Temporarily Close

On Tuesday, February 28 the Route 1 eastbound bus stop at the corner of Magnolia Avenue and McKinley Street is expected to temporarily close as crews perform upgrades. During the closure, a temporary stop will be open on the west side of the intersection.

Rt 54 | Operating Days Clarification

Please be advised that the new Ride Guide, effective January 8, contains an error on the operating days for Route 54. The route will not operate on weekends, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. The route will operate on the following county holidays: Martin Luther King Day, Lincoln’s Birthday, Washington’s Birthday, Cesar Chavez Day, Columbus Day and Veteran’s Day. 

Rt 20 | Moreno Valley Bus Stop Relocated

Effective Sunday, February 12, the Route 20 timepoint #9 bus stop at the intersection of Iris Avenue and Peninsula Court will be permanently relocated to the intersection of Iris Avenue and Lasselle Street. Special trips that operate only when school is in session will continue to use the Iris-Peninsula stop. See map for details.

Track Your Bus with Your Phone or Computer

Wondering when the next bus will arrive? Grab your phone or logon to your computer and go to www.RTABus.com to view bus locations and arrival times at dozens of stops. BusWatch is free and easy to use on your computer, tablet or smartphone. The service includes the following routes: 1, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 27, 29, 49, 204, 206 and 216 — with more routes and a BusWatch app coming soon.

BusWatch shows in real-time where buses are on a map and estimates when they will arrive at your stop. Don’t know your stop number? No problem. BusWatch signs are debuting this month in downtown Riverside --- with more locations coming soon — so customers can easily identify their four- digit stop numbers when using the service. 

Rt 1 | Corona Bus Stop Relocated

Effective Sunday, January 29, the Route 1 eastbound bus stop on W 6th Street near S Belle Avenue will be permanently relocated about 100 feet east of its current location. See map for details.

Riverside Festival to Prompt Detours on January 28

Several RTA bus routes will be detoured on Saturday, January 28 due to the annual Asian Pacific Lunar Festival in downtown Riverside. Various streets including Market Street and Mission Inn Avenue will be closed that day, prompting detours until approximately noon for routes 1, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 22, 29 and Omnitrans 215.

Riverside Transit Agency

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P.O. Box 59968
Riverside, CA 92517-1968
(951) 565-5000
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