COVID-19 Response

We encourage the public to stay informed with reliable, timely information about COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease) directly from Merced County, the State of California and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)


Latest News and Information:

12/22/2020 - Due to the impact of COVID-19, The Bus will move to a Sunday schedule starting on Wednesday, December 23rd.  The Sunday service schedule will be operating daily and will apply to all of the fixed-routes throughout the County.  All fares to ride The Bus continue to be suspended and masks are required to be worn in order to ride.

Dial-a-Ride service will be provided for essential trips to those who need it during the hours of 6:00-9:00 am and 6:00-8:00 pm Monday-Friday when the fixed-route service will not be operating. To receive assistance with trip planning, including making reservations for Dial-a-Ride, passengers may call customer service at 1-800-345-3111. Paratransit service will continue as normal.  

Please note: The UC Route will NOT run December 24th – January 3rd

Sunday Service_Dec 22_20 website

Helpful Resources:

June 18, 2020 - GUIDANCE FOR THE USE OF FACE COVERINGS