Service Alerts

Routes 2 & 8: Long-term detour near Colorado Ave. & 4th St. begins 3/26

Routes 2 and 8 will be on a long-term detour beginning Thursday, March 26, due to the permanent closure of the eastbound lanes on Colorado Ave. between 4th St. and Ocean Ave.

Route 2 to Santa Monica

Regular route to 4th St. at Broadway, then buses will detour and turn right on Broadway, left on Ocean Ave., left on Pico Blvd. and resume regular route. The following bus stops will be missed:

  • 4th St. at Santa Monica Place; instead use stop on 4th St. at Broadway
  • Main St. at City Hall; instead use stop on 4th St. at Pico Blvd.

Route 8 to UCLA

Regular route to Broadway at 2nd St. then buses will detour and continue on Broadway to Ocean Ave., turn left on Ocean Ave., left on Pico Blvd., right on Main St., and resume regular route. The following bus stops will be missed:

  • 2nd St. at Colorado Ave.; instead use stop on Broadway at 4th St.
  • Main St. at City Hall and Pico Blvd.; instead use stop on Main St. at Bay St.

Route 8 to Santa Monica

Regular route to Main St. at Pico Blvd., then buses will detour and turn left on Pico Blvd., right on Ocean Ave., right on Santa Monica Blvd., and resume regular route. The following bus stops will be missed:

  • Main St. at Pico Blvd. and City Hall; instead use stop on Main St. at Bay St.
  • 2nd St. at Broadway and Santa Monica Blvd.; instead use stop on Santa Monica Blvd. at 3rd St.Route 2 & 8 Detour

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

Route 7: Pico at Roxbury stop closure due to construction 3/16-30

Due to construction, Route 7 heading towards Rimpau Transit Center will not stop on Pico Blvd. at Roxbury Dr. beginning Monday, March 16 through Monday, March 30. Temporary stop closure will take place Monday through Friday between the hours of 9:00am until approximately 3:00pm. Please use alternative stops located on Pico Blvd. at Century Park East or Beverwil Dr.

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

All Routes in DT Santa Monica: 5 Stops Closing 3/16-4/10 for stop upgrades

The following stops will be closed between March 16 and April 10 for bus stop construction:

  • 4th & Broadway (southbound): Board instead at Santa Monica Place or at Santa Monica Boulevard.
  • Santa Monica & 6th (to UCLA):
    • Route 1 and Rapid 10: Board instead at 4th or at Lincoln.
    • Route 7 and Rapid 7: Disembark instead at Santa Monica & 4th (Santa Monica & 6th is the last stop).
  • 4th & Arizona (northbound): Disembark instead at 4th & Santa Monica Blvd; 4th & Santa Monica Blvd will be the last stop on Route 5 through the construction period.
  • Wilshire & 6th (eastbound): -- CLOSING March 19, 2015
    • Route 2: Board instead at 4th & Wilshire (northbound) or at Wilshire & Lincoln
    • Route 3M: Board instead at 4th & Wilshire (northbound) or at Lincoln & Lincoln (northbound)
    • Route 5: Board instead at 4th & Wilshire (northbound) or 4th & Santa Monica Blvd (southbound)
  • Ocean & Santa Monica (northbound):
    • Routes 1, 7 and Rapid 10: Board instead at Ocean & Broadway (northbound) or at Santa Monica & 3rd (Transit Mall).
    • Rapid 7: Board instead at Ocean & Colorado (northbound) or at Santa Monica & 3rd.
    • Note: This is also a joint-Metro stop with six lines. Please observe the printed Metro signs to determine your alternate boarding locations.

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

Routes 2, 3, 3M, 4, 7, R7, 9: 5 5 More stops in DTSM now open!

These stops are now open!

  • Pico & Main (eastbound): NOW OPEN
  • 4th & Wilshire (southbound): NOW OPEN.
  • 4th & Wilshire (northbound): NOW OPEN
  • Ocean & Broadway (southbound): NOW OPEN
  • 4th & Civic Center Drive (northbound): Board instead at 4th & Colorado. NOW OPEN

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

Routes 1, 2, 3M, 8, & 12: Hilgard Closure on Cesar Chavez Day 3/27

UCLA Riders: Hilgard Terminal will be closed on Cesar Chavez Day Friday, March 27. Routes 1, 2, 3M, 8 and 12, will use Charles E. Young/P2 Hub instead.

Riding towards UCLA:

Riders can board/disembark on Westwood Blvd. at Weyburn Ave. or on Charles E. Young Dr. between Westholme Ave. and Manning Ave. Please note the following stop closures:

  • Stop on Westwood Blvd. at Le Conte Ave. & J. Stein Eye Institute
  • Stop on Le Conte Ave. at Tiverton Dr.
  • Stops on Hilgard Ave. at Le Conte Ave., Manning Ave. and Westholme Ave.
  • Hilgard Terminal

Riding towards Santa Monica:

Riders can board/disembark on Charles E. Young Dr. between Westholme Ave. and Manning Ave. or on Westwood Blvd. at Weyburn Ave. Please note the following stop closures:

  • Hilgard Terminal
  • Stops on Hilgard Ave. at Westholme Ave. and Manning Ave.
  • Stops on Le Conte Ave. at Hilgard Ave. and Tiverton Dr.

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