About BBB

Big Blue Bus provides over 19 million trips 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 over 19 million rides for customers 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.

 

Hands in the sand
Partnerships
For organizations and educational institutions
Ride Blue. Go Green. Logo
Ride Blue. Go Green.
BBB is a driving force for eco-friendliness
Bus on the street
Fleet
Check out what’s on board and under the hood
Computer Screen
Resources
To help answer your transit-related questions
Historical photo of Santa Monica Bus
Historical Info
A service history spanning almost a century!