Pasadena Transit Increases Service, Extends Hours Through Election Day

PASADENA, Calif.—In support of the 2020 election, beginning Saturday, Oct. 31, Pasadena Transit will add service and extend service hours on Routes 20, 31/32 and 40. Anticipating additional ridership and large voter turnout, these service changes are important to maintaining your health and safety and are intended to help facilitate physical distancing while on Pasadena Transit vehicles. Pasadena Transit and Dial-A-Ride are currently free to ride. Details of the service are: Saturday, Oct. 31: Added frequency on Routes 20, 31/32... continue reading »"Pasadena Transit Increases Service, Extends Hours Through Election Day"

Pasadena Transit & Dial-A-Ride Suspend Fare Collection

PASADENA, Calif.—In light of the recent rise in COVID-19 cases, fare payment will continue to be suspended on both Pasadena Transit and Pasadena Dial-A-Ride. When the Safer at Home order was issued in mid-March, Pasadena Transit and Dial-A-Ride instituted a number of protocols to provide the safest environment possible for customers and bus operators, including suspending fare collection. After a trial day of resuming fare payment on July 1, fare collection will continue to be temporarily suspended to avoid customers... continue reading »"Pasadena Transit & Dial-A-Ride Suspend Fare Collection"

Pasadena Transit & Dial-A-Ride Announce Service Changes and Fare Charges

PASADENA, Calif.—When the Safer at Home order was issued in mid-March, Pasadena Transit and Dial-A-Ride instituted a number of protocols, including suspending fare collection. Pasadena Transit and Pasadena Dial-A-Ride will resume fare collection on July 1, 2020. Fare collection was temporarily suspended in mid-March in an immediate effort to address the close proximity between customers and bus operators that would typically occur at the front of buses where fares are paid. Where feasible, customer boarding was moved to the rear... continue reading »"Pasadena Transit & Dial-A-Ride Announce Service Changes and Fare Charges"

Pasadena Transit, Dial-A-Ride Incorporate Additional Safety Measures to Protect Passengers and Drivers

PASADENA, Calif.—In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the City of Pasadena's transportation department has taken a number of steps to protect passengers utilizing Pasadena Transit and Dial-A-Ride for essential trips. Transit drivers are going above and beyond to keep vehicles extra clean throughout the day; in addition to every transit vehicle being sanitized every night, high-touch surfaces are cleaned several times a day. To help limit the number of passengers on each bus and help passengers maintain a safe social... continue reading »"Pasadena Transit, Dial-A-Ride Incorporate Additional Safety Measures to Protect Passengers and Drivers"

Pasadena Transit Announces Introductory Reduced Pricing on 30-Day Passes

PASADENA, Calif.–Beginning August 2, Pasadena Transit is offering 30-day unlimited ride passes at introductory low prices. All passes are loaded onto Transit Access Pass (TAP) cards allowing passengers to easily TAP and ride. The regular fare pass is $15. With the Metro-issued reduced fare TAP card, a youth pass is $10 and a senior/disabled pass is $7. Passengers are still eligible to receive the discounted transfer rates to other agencies, including Metro rail and bus and Foothill Transit, as long... continue reading »"Pasadena Transit Announces Introductory Reduced Pricing on 30-Day Passes"