Caltrain Diridon station, San Jose

Caltrain Adding Service, Ridership Ahead Of Possible Cutbacks

Even as the Caltrain faces the possibility of future cutbacks, the agency is adding service and was poised to break its own ridership record this summer.


San Francisco Muni

SF Muni Fare Inspector Kicks 2 Seniors Off Bus For Not Carrying ID

A couple in their 60s headed home from the Valentine’s Day Tony Bennett show at City Hall was kicked off a San Francisco Muni bus even though they had paid the fare.


Muni Bus

SF Officials Propose Free Muni Rides For Youth

San Francisco officials are urging the city’s transportation agency to let kids under 18 ride public transit for free.


A taxi cab crosses Market St. in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Taxi Fares Go Up

People planning to take taxis around San Francisco this Labor Day holiday weekend should carry a little extra money because cab fares are going up.


Caltrain, San Francisco station

Caltrain Cracking Down On Parking Fee Evaders

In the first half of 2011, Caltrain more than doubled the number of parking tickets from the same period a year earlier from 988 to 2,144.


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.


Caltrain Diridon station, San Jose

Caltrain Declares Fiscal Emergency; Fare Hikes, Service Cuts Viewed

Caltrain is likely to declare a fiscal state of emergency Thursday after a public hearing on drastic service cuts and a 25-cent increase to the base fare.


Larkspur Ferry

Golden Gate Bus, Ferry Fares Likely To Rise This Summer

Fares on Golden Gate buses and ferries may go up, and free parking could disappear at the bridge district’s Larkspur lot, because of a budget shortfall.


A passenger uses a Clipper card at a fare gate. (CBS)

BART Won’t Make Changes To Stop Clipper Card Fare Cheats

BART says there aren’t enough Clipper smart-card transit cheats to warrant card changes.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–11/19/2010

A passenger uses a Clipper card at a fare gate. (CBS)

Review Finds Clipper Card Abuse Not Widespread

Most passengers who exited the BART system with a negative balance on their Clipper cards later paid the fare rather than trying to game the system, according to the agency that issues the cards.