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- 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:
03/17/2021 - The Bus is offering FREE bus rides to and from COVID-19 vaccination appointments! On fixed route services, riders must simply show proof of a confirmed vaccination appointment. On Dial-A-Ride or Paratransit services, riders must simply indicate that the trip is for a vaccination appointment at the time of booking/scheduling.
03/10/2021 - Effective Monday, March 15, 2021 The Bus will resume fare collection on all services Countywide.
Passes will be available as follows:
- On-Board - One day, Seven-day and discounted fares will be available from drivers, only cash will be accepted.
- Merced Transpo – Will reopen on Monday, March 15th and all passes will be available at the counter, NO CASH will be accepted.
- The Bus Administration Office – All passes will be available, and all forms of payment will be accepted.
02/08/2021 - The Bus requires proper wearing of face masks, per Federal Law. Face masks are to be worn at all times when riding the bus or waiting at a bus stop/shelter. Failure to comply will result in denial of boarding or removal and may result in penalties.
02/03/2021 - The Bus will resume its Regular Fixed-Route service operations starting Monday, February 8, 2021. The regular schedule will operate daily, Monday through Friday, with the weekend schedule reserved for Saturday and Sunday only.