Big Blue Bus provides rides to more than 20 million people each year.
The Big Blue Bus is a City of Santa Monica department, governed by Santa Monica’s City Council. BBB’s service area spans more than 51 square miles of greater Los Angeles and its buses provide rides to more than 20 million people each year. Service is funded via farebox revenues and a variety of county, state and federal subsidies. No monies from the City’s general fund are used by the Big Blue Bus.
You can learn more about the BBB by reading our Strategic Plan which includes a Mission Statement, Vision and Standards of Excellence.
Get a snapshot of BBB’s key performance indicators by viewing our fiscal year 12/13 report.
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