May 12, 2010

Effective July 31, 2010, Golden Gate Transit Will No Longer Accept $25, $50, and $75 Value Cards

Customers Must Open a Clipper Account to Receive Discount Fares


Golden Gate Transit will stop selling $25, $50, and $75 Value Cards after June 30, 2010. To ensure customers have time to use the value on their Cards, GGT will continue to accept these Value Cards through July 31, 2010. After this time, customers must use Clipper (formerly TransLink) to receive the appropriate discounted fare. For information on opening a Clipper account, visit the Clipper website or call 1-877-878-8883.

Marin Transit Local $18 and $36 Value Cards will continue to be available as will the Marin Transit Local Period Passes (daily, 7-day, and 31-day Passes). These Marin Transit Local Value Cards and Passes are good only for travel within Marin County.

Read the January 7, 2010, Transportation Committee staff report regarding the elimination of select Value Cards and the migration to TransLink (Clipper).

For more information, call 511 (say "Golden Gate Transit," then "operator" to bypass recorded messages)/TDD 711.