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Phil Matier: BART Riders May Experience Sticker Shock Soon

BART fares are set to go up more than five percent starting in January. The transit agency’s Board of Directors is also considering a plan to charge even more during peak hours or at its busiest stations.

12/06/2013

BART train, station

BART Board Explores Fare Increases, Parking Rate Hike

The cost to ride Bay Area Rapid Transit is likely to get more expensive in the coming year, and the price to park at stations could be rising as well.

02/15/2013

Caltrain Diridon station, San Jose

Caltrain Expected To Approve Fare Increase

Caltrain plans to raise its one-way cash fare by 25 cents in order to encourage more riders to switch to Clipper Cards, rail officials said.

03/01/2012

A Muni T-Third light rail streetcar crosses over the Islais Creek Channel heading southbound San Francisco. (lensovet/Wikimedia Commons)

Higher San Francisco Muni Fares An Option In Transit Budget Fix

San Francisco Muni passengers may end up shelling out more to catch a ride, as the city’s transit agency looks to shore up a growing budget deficit.

11/11/2011

Caltrain Diridon station, San Jose

Higher Bay Area Public Transit Fares, Tolls Enacted

Public transit became a little less attractive for Bay Area commuters Friday as a number of fare hikes were enacted July 1st.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/01/2011

Larkspur Ferry

Golden Gate Bridge Bus, Ferry Fares Increase

Fares will be going up starting on Friday for those who use the Golden Gate Bridge Highway and Transportation District to commute.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/28/2011

AC Transit Bus

AC Transit Board Approves Fare Increase Policy

Fares will go up for Alameda County Transit bus riders after the agency’s Board of Directors approved the hike on Wednesday.

CBS San Francisco–05/12/2011

Taxis are parked near Union Square, San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Cab Fares May Go Up

Taxi fares could soon be going up in San Francisco for the first time since 2003.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/07/2011

Larkspur Ferry

Golden Gate Transit Increasing Bus, Ferry Fares

The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District’s board of directors unanimously approved increases over the next five years to Golden Gate Transit and Golden Gate Ferry fares.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/22/2011

Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (www.vta.org)

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.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/05/2011

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