Service Alerts

Routes 8 & 12: Expo Construction Detours Near Westwood Blvd. 9/19- 9/22

Due to Expo Line construction, Westwood Blvd. will be closed between Ashyby Ave. and Richland Ave. Routes 8 and 12 will be on detour beginning Friday, September 19 at 9:00pm through Monday, September 22 at 6:00am.

Route 8 to Santa Monica

L-Pico Blvd

R-Overland

R-National via regular route

Route 8 to UCLA

Continue National

L-Overland

L-Pico Blvd

R-Westwood Blvd via regular route

Route 12 to UCLA

Continue National

L-Overland

L-Pico Blvd

R-Westwood Blvd via regular route

Route 12 to Expo

L-Pico Blvd

R-Overland

R-National via regular route

The following stops will be missed:

  • Westwood Blvd at Exposition (Southbound)
  • Westwood Blvd at Brookhaven (Both directions)
  • Westwood Blvd at Coventry (Both directions)
  • Westwood Blvd at Ashby (Northbound)

Temporary stops will be available:

  • Pico Blvd at Westwood Blvd (Eastbound)
  • National Blvd at Westwood Blvd (Westbound)
  • National Blvd at Westwood Blvd (Eastbound)

For assistance planning your trip, call Customer Service at 310-451-5444

Route 9: Temporary bus stop closure on Chautauqua Blvd. at Borgos Pl.

Due to construction, Route 9 heading towards Pacific Palisades will not stop on Chautauqua Blvd. at Borgos Pl. until further notice. Please use alternate stop on Chautauqua Blvd. at Sunset Blvd.

For assistance planning your trip, call Customer Service at 310-451-5444

Routes 2 & 3M: Six week stop closure on Wilshire Blvd at Bonsall Ave

Due to construction, Route 2 and 3M buses will not serve the stop on westbound Wilshire Blvd. at Bonsall Ave. (upper ramp) near the VA Campus beginning Wednesday, September 10th. The closure is expected to last approximately six weeks through October 24, 2014. During this time, instead of using the regular stop located on the upper ramp, please use the new temporary stop located on the lower ramp along Wilshire Blvd. at Bonsall Ave. (after the intersection).

For assistance planning your trip, call Customer Service at 310-451-5444

Bus Stop Improvement Project stop closures (on-going)

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Big Blue Bus has begun the improvement of about 200 bus stops around the City of Santa Monica. This process is expected to take up to two years. You will find an up-to-date list of bus stop closures and reopenings here. We encourage you to subscribe to our project-specific service alerts so that you may receive updates for your convenience.

    For assistance planning your trip, call Customer Service at 310-451-5444