March 1, 2005

 

GOLDEN GATE TRANSIT ANNOUNCES ADJUSTMENTS TO
BUS SCHEDULES EFFECTIVE SUNDAY, MARCH 13, 2005


 

Four times a year Golden Gate Transit (GGT) makes adjustments to its bus schedules to improve operating efficiencies and cost effectiveness. The changes effective Sunday, March 13 are summarized below. Customers may access the new schedules online now at www.goldengate.org and customers may obtain a copy of the Spring 2005 Bus and Ferry Transit Guide on buses beginning this week.

Adjustments to Commute Routes to/from San Francisco

Route 2 (Marin Headlands, Marin City, Sausalito): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes to improve connections and running times.

Route 4 (Mill Valley): Northbound schedule modified plus additional adjustments one to five minutes to improve connections and running times.

Route 8 (Tiburon, Belvedere): Northbound 5:34 pm departure will depart 64 minutes EARLIER at 4:30 pm due to low ridership plus additional adjustments one to five minutes to improve connections and running times.

Route 18 (College of Marin, Larkspur, Corte Madera): Southbound 6:29 am and 6:47 am departures will be combined to depart at6:31 am and 7:02 am departure modified to run earlier at 6:55 am plus additional adjustments one to five minutes to improve connections and running times.

Route 24 (San Anselmo, Fairfax, Lagunitas): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes later to improve connections and running times.

Routes 26/27 (San Anselmo, San Rafael): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes later to improve connections and running times.

Route 32 (Shuttle - Peacock Gap to San Rafael Transit Center with connections to GGT routes to San Francisco): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes later to improve connections and running times.

Route 38 (Terra Linda, San Rafael): Northbound schedule modified plus additional adjustments one to five minutes later to improve connections and running times.

Route 44 (Marinwood, Lucas Valley, San Rafael Transit Center): Southbound 6:29 am departure adjusted to depart 13 minutes EARLIER at 6:16 am plus additional adjustments one to five minutes later to improve connections and running times.

Route 54 (San Marin, Novato): Northbound and southbound schedules revised. Southbound 5:55 am departure modified to serve select Highway 101 bus pads plus additional adjustments one to five minutes later to improve connections and running times.

Route 56 (San Marin, Novato): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes later to improve connections and running times.

Route 58 (Novato, Ignacio, Hamilton): First southbound departure at 5:58 am canceled due to low ridership. Northbound departure added at 4:28 pm plus additional adjustment one to five minutes later to improve connections and running times.

Route 60 (San Rafael, Marin City, Sausalito): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes later to improve connections and running times.

Routes 72/72X (Santa Rosa, Rohnert Park, Cotati): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes later to improve connections and running times.

Route 73 (Santa Rosa, Rohnert Park, Petaluma): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes later to improve connections and running times.

Route 74 (Petaluma): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes later to improve connections and running times.

Route 75 (Santa Rosa, Rohnert Park, Cotati, Petaluma, San Rafael): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes later to improve connections and running times.

Route 76 (East Petaluma, San Francisco): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes later to improve connections and running times.

Adjustments to Basic Service Routes

Route 10 (Marin City, Sausalito, San Francisco): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes to improve connections and running times.

Routes 40/42 (San Rafael, San Quentin, Richmond & El Cerrito Del Norte BART Stations): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes to improve connections and running times.

Routes 70/80 (Santa Rosa, Rohnert Park, Cotati, Petaluma, Novato, San Rafael, Marin City): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes to improve connections and running times.

Adjustments to Marin Local Routes

Route 15 (Tiburon, Mill Valley, Marin City): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes to improve connections and running times.

Route 21 (Kentfield, College of Marin, Corte Madera): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes to improve connections and running times.

Route 22 (San Rafael, San Anselmo, Ross, College of Marin, Larkspur, Corte Madera, Marin City, Sausalito): Southbound weekday 6:23 am departure canceled due to low ridership and southbound weekday 6:37 am departure adjusted to depart seven (7) minutes EARLIER, plus additional adjustments one to five minutes to improve connections and running times.

Route 23 (San Rafael, San Anselmo, Fairfax): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes to improve connections and running times.

Route 29 (San Rafael, Larkspur Ferry Terminal, Marin General Hospital, College of Marin, San Anselmo): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes to improve connections and running times.

Routes 35/36 (Marin City, San Rafael, Canal Area): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes to improve connections and running times.

Route 153 (Novato, San Marin High School): Schedules adjusted one to five minutes to improve connections and running times.

Adjustments to Other Routes

Route 63 (Stinson Beach Parking Lot, Pan Toll Ranger Station, Bootjack, Tam Junction, Manzanita Park & Ride, Marin City): Seasonal service reinstated. Service to Audubon Canyon Ranch begins March 19.

Route 93 (Golden Gate Bridge Toll Plaza, San Francisco): Northbound 4:23 pm departure canceled due to low ridership plus additional adjustments one to five minutes later to improve connections and running times.