So all MTD employees can celebrate the holiday, there is NO BUS SERVICE on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 26. The Transit Center & MTD administrative offices will be closed.
MTD buses will run on Sunday schedules on Friday, November 27th. The Transit Center will be open from 9am-6pm. Administrative offices will be closed.
In observance of Veterans Day on Wednesday, November 11th, MTD buses will run on Saturday schedules. This means there will be no service that day on Lines 10, 15x, 16, 21x, and 37 (the Crosstown Shuttle).
During the Santa Barbara Veterans Day Half Marathon on Saturday, November 7th, Lines 5, 6, & 11 will experience missed trips, delays, &/or detours. MTD Supervisors will assist passengers whose bus stops are temporarily inaccessible. Please call 805-963-3366 for more information and assistance. Read more...
During Halloween festivities in Isla Vista on Friday, October 30 and Saturday, October 31, Line 27 will be detoured to El Colegio Road if/when it becomes unsafe for the bus to navigate the interior streets of the community. All buses will run as scheduled along El Colegio Road.
The Seaside Shuttle (Line 36) is detouring around the festival on Elm and Walnut. It will stop at the Amtrak station as usual, but the shuttle will be unable to access other stops southwest of Carpinteria Avenue. The closest open shuttle stops are at Carpinteria & 7th and at Carpinteria & Palm.
In observance of Labor Day on Monday, September 7th, MTD buses will run on Sunday schedules. This means there will be no service on Lines 10, 15x, 16, 21x, and 37 (the Crosstown Shuttle). Read more...
Annual service adjustments take effect on Monday, August 24th. Please check your route schedules to see if they will change!
MTD is pleased to announce the upcoming implementation of the first phase of service enhancements that result from a partnership between MTD and UCSB. MTD and UCSB developed this partnership in response to the San Joaquin student housing project currently under construction at El Colegio and Storke Road. Read more...
Beginning in mid-August, Caltrans road work in the Castillo Street/Highway101 undercrossing (near SBCC) will likely cause significant delays for buses and other road users. MTD Lines 5, 15x, & 16 may be detoured.
The road project is expected to be complete in mid-October.
MTD buses will be detoured and/or service will be suspended on many routes during the Fiesta Parade (between 11:00 AM and 4:00 PM) on Friday, August 7.
Please allow extra time to reach your destinations that day. Read more...
Shaded trips on the linked pdf were added to relieve overcrowding on Line 24x. The Weekday timetable on this website was also changed to reflect the additional trips.
The annual Report to the Community for 2014 has been published and is available at MTD's administrative offices.