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Passengers board a Muni bus along Market Street in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New Year Brings Bay Area Transit Fare Increases

Along with the new year, commuters will find fare increases for the transit agencies across the Bay Area.

12/27/2013

taxi cabs,

San Francisco Taxi Drivers Also Want End To BART Strike

Commuters are not the only ones frustrated by the Bay Area Rapid Transit strike as San Francisco taxi drivers are also hoping for a quick resolution.

07/03/2013

BART train, station, car, passengers

BART Marks 20th Month Of Ridership Increases

One of the Bay Area’s largest transit agencies is becoming even busier. BART ridership was up nearly 7% in the latest fiscal quarter, compared to the same time period last year. That marks 20 consecutive months of growth in BART’s ridership.

08/10/2012

Larkspur Ferry

Years Of Fare Hikes Likely Coming To North Bay Ferries

The Golden Gate Bridge District is well on its way to increasing fares 5% on its ferries come July. But transit experts have said that riders will feel the real pinch several years down the road.

03/22/2012

Muni logo

Calls Increase For Free Youth Rides On SF Muni

Advocates of free Muni rides for youth packed Tuesday’s meeting of the San Francisco Transportation Agency adding to the growing political pressure to approve free rides.

03/07/2012

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

AC Transit Bus

AC Transit Fares Creep Up; 1st In Series Of Hikes

The first in a series of small fare hikes on AC Transit designed to chop away at a $15 million deficit go into effect Monday morning.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/01/2011

Electric Muni buses make their way down Stockton Street in San Francisco's Chinatown District. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Parking, Muni Rates Going Up

If you drive, park, or take public transit within San Francisco city limits, get ready for another tug at your pocketbook. Fares, fees and fines are going up on July 1.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/07/2011

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

Caltrain Diridon station, San Jose

Caltrain Drops Plan To Eliminate Stations, Raises Fares

Caltrain’s board of directors voted Thursday not to pursue station closures and to maintain its current train schedule through fiscal year 2012.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/21/2011

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