Service Alerts

Routes 1, 3, 4, 9, 18 & Rapid 3: Temp stop closure on 4th at Colorado 5/2

Due to construction, Routes 1, 3, 4, 9, 18 and Rapid 3 will not service the bus stop located on 4th St. at Colorado Ave. (Northbound) until further notice.

Please use the following alternate stop:

  • 4th St. at Broadway

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

Route 3: Temporary stop closure on Lincoln at LMU Dr. 5/7 6am-3pm

Due to LMU's Commencement, Route 3 heading towards Santa Monica will not service the stop on Lincoln Blvd. at LMU Dr. Saturday, May 7 between the hours of 6:00am and 3:00pm.

Please use the following alternate bus stops:

  • Lincoln Blvd. at 83rd St.
  • Lincoln Blvd. at Bluff Creek Dr.

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

Rapid 10: Temporary detour in Downtown Santa Monica 5/2

Due to construction, Rapid10 will be on detour starting Monday, May 2 until further notice.

Towards Santa Monica

Regular route to Broadway at 2nd St., then buses will detour and continue on Broadway, turn left on Ocean Ave., left on Olympic Dr., right on Main St., right on Pico Blvd., right on Ocean Ave. and come to a final stop on Ocean Ave. at Pico Blvd. (in front of the Viceroy Hotel).

The following bus stops will be missed:

  • 2nd St. at Broadway

Please use the following alternate bus stop:

  • Broadway at 4th St.
  • Ocean Ave. at Pico Blvd. (after the intersection)

Towards Union Station

From the temporary layover on Ocean Ave. at Pico Blvd., buses will continue on Ocean Ave. and resume regular route.

The following bus stop will be missed:

  • 2nd St. at Broadway

Please use the following alternate bus stop:

  • Ocean Ave. at Broadway

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

Rapid 10: Temporary stop closure on Los Angeles at Temple 4/25- 5/15

Due to construction, Rapid 10 will not service the Northbound and Southbound bus stops on Los Angeles St. at Temple St. beginning Monday, April 25 until Sunday, May 15.

Please use alternate bus stops located on:

  • Los Angeles St. at Aliso St. (Southbound trips towards Santa Monica)
  • Temple St. at Spring St. (Northbound trips towards Union Station).

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

Route 1 & Rapid 10: Temporary stop closure on Santa Monica at 6th 4/20

Due to construction, Route 1 and Rapid 10 will not service the stop on Santa Monica Blvd. at 6th St. from Wednesday, April 20 until further notice. Use alternate bus stops located on Santa Monica Blvd. at 4th St. and Lincoln Blvd.

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

Route 5: Temporary stop closures on Colorado between Cloverfield & 26th

Due to construction, Route 5 heading towards Century City will not service the stops on Colorado Ave. at Cloverfield Blvd. and 26th St. starting Thursday, April 7 until further notice. Stop closures will take place between the hours of 5:00am and 6:00pm. Please use alternate stops located at Broadway at 20th St. and Olympic Blvd. at 26th St.

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

Route 14: Temporary stop closure on Bundy at Airport 3/31 until further notice

Due to construction, Route 14 heading towards Brentwood will not service the stop on Bundy Dr. at Airport Ave. starting Thursday, March 31 until further notice. Please use alternate stops located on Centinela Ave. at Rose Ave. or Bundy Dr. at National Blvd.

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

Route 12: Stop closure on Palms at National 2/23

Route 12 heading towards UCLA will not service the bus stop on Palms Blvd. at National Blvd. (after the intersection) starting Tuesday, February 23 until further notice. Please use the alternate bus stop located on National Blvd. at Palms Blvd. (under freeway), just approximately 170 ft. from Palms Blvd. at National Blvd.

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

Routes 1, 8 and 18: Temporary detours near Colorado Ave.

Due to construction on Colorado Ave. between 4th St. and 5th St., Routes 1, 8 and 18 will be on detour starting Sunday, February 21 until further notice.

Route 1 Towards Marina Del Rey

Regular route to 6th St. at Broadway, then buses will detour and turn right on Broadway, left on 4th St., right on Pico Blvd., left on Main St. and resume regular route.

The following stops will be missed:

  • 6th St. at Broadway
  • Colorado Ave. at 4th St.
  • Main St. at Olympic Blvd. and Pico Blvd.

Use the following alternative stops:

  • 6th St. at Santa Monica Blvd.
  • 4th St. & Santa Monica Place
  • Main St. at Bay St.

Route 8 Towards Santa Monica

Regular route to Santa Monica Blvd. at 5th St., then buses will detour and continue on Santa Monica Blvd., turn right on 7th St., and end service on 7th St. at Olympic Blvd.

The following stop will be missed:

  • 5th St. at Colorado Ave.

Use the following alternative stops:

  • Santa Monica Blvd. at 4th St.
  • 7th St. at Olympic Blvd.

Route 18 Towards Abbot Kinney

Regular route to 6th St. at Broadway, then buses will detour and turn right on Broadway, left on 4th St. and resume regular route.

The following stops will be missed:

  • 6th St. at Broadway
  • Colorado Ave. at 4th St.

Use the following alternative stops:

  • 6th St. at Santa Monica Blvd.
  • 4th St. & Santa Monica Place
  • 4th St. at Civic Center
Routes 1 & 18 DTSM Detour

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

Rapid 10: Temporary stop closure on Flower at 5th

Due to construction, Rapid 10 heading towards Santa Monica will not service the bus stop on Flower St. at 5th St. from Tuesday, December 8 until further notice.

Please use alternate stop located at:

  • Flower St. at 4th St.

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

Route 15: Temporary stop closure on Barrington at Wilshire

Due to construction, Route 15 heading towards Brentwood (Northbound) will not service the stop on Barrington Ave. at Wilshire Blvd. until further notice. Stop has been temporarily moved 150 ft. south of the current stop on Barrington Ave. at Wilshire Blvd.

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

Routes 8, 12, and Rapid 12: Stop closure on Westwood at Ashby

The northbound stop on Westwood Blvd. at Ashby Ave. has been closed. Route 8, 12, and Rapid 12 riders, please use the stop located on Westwood Blvd. at Exposition Blvd. (Northbound).

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

Route 3: Stop on Manchester at Emerson (westbound) temporarily moved

Due to construction, Route 3 stop on Manchester Blvd. at Emerson Ave. (westbound) has been temporarily moved across the street next to the Fire Station until further notice.

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

Route 2: Long-term detour near Colorado Ave. & 4th St.

Route 2 will be on a long-term detour due to the permanent closure of the eastbound lanes on Colorado Ave. between 4th St. and Ocean Ave. Our operators will serve any already existing Big Blue Bus stops along the detour route that are not closed for construction.

Route 2 to Santa Monica

Regular route to 4th St. at Santa Monica Place, then buses will detour and continue on 4th St., turn left on Olympic Dr., right on Lincoln Blvd., right on Pico Blvd., right on 4th and come to a final stop at 4th St. and Civic Center (northbound). The following bus stops will be missed:

  • Main St. at City Hall (southbound); instead use stop on 4th St. at Pico Blvd. (northbound).
Stops available:
  • 4th St. & Broadway (southbound)
  • 4th St. & Santa Monica Place (southbound)
  • 4th St. & Civic Center (northbound)

Route 2 to UCLA
No impacts to route.
Last Update: 8/25/2015

Route 2 long term detour

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

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