Bus

Free, Fast & Frequent

Attention: **Regional Luxury SF Express Bus Service Cancelled Indefinitely.**
Attention: **Reduced Frequency County Connection Bus Routes Continue To Operate As Essential Service – Schedules HERE**
Attention: **Did your bus pass expire in 2020 – Click HERE to renew**

Bishop Ranch tenants enjoy free, fast and frequent bus service with direct local and express connections to Walnut Creek BART, Dublin/Pleasanton BART, Pleasanton ACE Train and regional Park & Ride lots. Commuters from San Francisco have their own private direct luxury express bus service. In fact, our bus options are so great that all tenants don’t need to provide additional employee commute programs to be in compliance with Bay Area Air Quality Management District Regulation 14, Rule 1.

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Local & Express Buses

Attention: **County Connection has re-started FREE limited express bus service to Bishop Ranch starting June 1st.

  • PPE/FACE COVER: Required on all buses
  • SOCIAL DISTANCE: Maintain social distancing at all times
  • CAPACITY: 10 Passengers per bus with rear door boarding
  • FREQUENCY: 
    • Limited Express Service focused on commute times.
    • Local service on 21 to Walnut Creek (every 30 min peak/ 60 min off peak) & 35 to Dublin (Every 15-20 min peak / 30-60 min off-peak)**

Bishop Ranch tenants can ride all County Connection buses free with a Bishop Ranch Bus Pass (BRECO/Clipper Card). The most popular express routes that serve Bishop Ranch include the 92X from the Pleasanton ACE Train station, the 95X and the 96X from Walnut Creek BART, and the 97X from Dublin/Pleasanton BART. Local routes serving Bishop Ranch include the 21 from Walnut Creek BART and the 35 from Dublin/Pleasanton BART.

Bus Routes Split November 17th, 2019 + 96X Routing Sequence Change February 24th, 2020

NEW 95X

NEW 97X

Sequence Change 02/24/20

NEW 96X

 

Summary of November 17th Changes

Links to new schedules in bullets below and on County Connection Website

  • 10 min peak frequency from Walnut Creek to Bishop Ranch, see Routes 95X & 96X
  • Route 96X Route will only serve southern part of Bishop Ranch (NEW ORDER 02/24/20 BR 1, San Ramon Transit Center, BR 2600, Sunset/Bishop, )
  • Route 97X will only serve southern part of Bishop Ranch (BR 1, BR 2600,  San Ramon Transit Center, Sunset/Bishop)
  • Route 95X will only serve northern part of Bishop Ranch (BR 15, BR 8, Annabel, San Ramon Transit Center)
  • Reduction in service on Route 97X (3 fewer AM trips, 1 less PM trip) from Dublin. Local 35 bus will supplement Dublin service departing from City Center & Transit Center.
  • Stops at Chevron, BR 3, BR 6 & BR 7 will no longer be served directly. Nearby alternatives available.
    • Chevron Use BR1
    • BR3 & BR7 use Transit Center
    • BR6 use stops on Norris or Executive on the 95X from WC
  • Minor schedule changes on Routes 1, 9, & 93X

More in depth information by route.

City Center Circulator Bus

Attention: **Circulator Bus Will Not Operate for another month until at least July 1st, 2020 due to extension of the region wide shelter in place order. **

Check out City Center Bishop Ranch using the new FREE City Center Circulator Bus! One loop

Every 20 minutes
11:00am -7:00 PM
Monday–Friday

No bus between 3-3:30 due to driver lunch break

Route

(Previously Known as Inner Loop)

BR3 Fountain
BR7 Bus Shelter
BR6 Bus Shelter
BR2600 Fountain
City Center

Leave your car parked at your building while you are quickly whisked to and from City Center in comfort. Each bus seats up to 20 people and up to two wheelchairs.

Regional Luxury Express Buses

Attention: **SF Express Service Cancelled**
Regional Luxury SF Express Bus Service Cancelled Indefinitely
In response to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 pandemic, Bishop Ranch will be cancelling service of the Regional Luxury SF Express Bus for the foreseeable future. The safety of our tenants and their employees is our top priority. While we are saddened to cancel this service, we remain committed to making Bishop Ranch a safe environment for the community.
We want to thank Kim Sullivan for her many years of service driving the SF Express Bus without one accident.

 

Get the FREE BRECO Clipper Card To Ride Everything

Attention: **Did your bus pass expire in 2020 – Click HERE to renew**
Attention: **SF Express Will Not Operate for One Week Starting Tuesday 03/17 – 03/22 Due To Shelter In Place Order – All County Connection Bus Routes Will Continue To Operate On A Regular As Essential Service**

This all-in-one transit pass can be used on all major Bay Area transit systems by adding value to the card to ride BART, AC Transit, MUNI, and any other Clipper-enabled transit systems. Bishop Ranch-based employees get free unlimited rides on all buses in Contra Costa County by showing the inscription on the back of the card to the County Connection drivers. Scan the card to board the regional luxury express buses run by Bishop Ranch from San Francisco.

Regional Transit Resources

**Attention:  No Regional Bus Service (Including County Connection) – Christmas Day – Wednesday December 25th  & New Year’s Day- Wednesday January 1st**

Bishop Ranch tenants enjoy free, fast and frequent bus service with direct local and express bus connections to Walnut Creek BART, Dublin/Pleasanton BART, Pleasanton ACE Train, and regional Park & Ride lots.