Bay Area Public Transportation

Passengers aboard an idle BART train at West Oakland station Wednesday during a delay caused by a stalled train in the Transbay Tube. (Brian Yuen)

BART Increases Fares; Where Does The Money Go?

BART is ringing in the New Year with a fare increase. The transportation agency said riders can expect a 19-cent on average increase per trip with the money going towards improvements.


New AC Transit Bus

New AC Transit Buses Feature Wi-Fi, Storage, Comfy Seating

AC Transit introduced 16 new state of the art coaches Friday for transbay commuters that include free wi-fi, individual reading lamps, low floors, overhead storage and high-back seats.


A San Francisco Muni Bus

San Francisco Mayor Lee Opposes Muni Fare Hike, MTA Fees

San Francisco’s mayor isn’t on-board with another Muni fare hike or MTA fee increases as a way to narrow the budget deficit.


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VTA Considers Bolstering Express Service And Amenities

Santa Clara’s Valley Transit Authority (VTA) is hoping to increase ridership by 25 percent and is willing to buy 20 new buses for $90,000.