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-September.
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.
Santa Barbara Metropolitan Transit District (MTD) will observe Independence Day by running Saturday service on the July 3rd observed holiday, and Sunday service on July 4th. MTD's administrative offices will be closed both days.
Extra buses will depart the Transit Center after the fireworks in Santa Barbara. Read more...
Caltrans grant funding for operating the Coastal Express Limited has been exhausted, and the last day of service from Ventura will be June 12. The VCTC Coastal Express (formerly the VISTA Coastal Express) will be expanding service to accommodate Limited customers. Please see the attached memo for more information. Coastal Express Limited pass refunds and exchanges will be available after June 1st.
The annual Report to the Community for 2014 has been published and is available at MTD's administrative offices.