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Attention: **SF Express Will Not Operate for Another Month Until At Least May 3rd, 2020 Due to Extension of the Region Wide Shelter In Place Order. Reduced Frequency County Connection Bus Routes Will Continue To Operate As Essential Service**
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 is temporarily reducing frequency of express bus service to Bishop Ranch starting Wednesday March 25th. See details of canceled run times by route HERE on County Connection Website. Compare to Schedules HERE to see which runs will continue to operate**

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 May 3rd, 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 Will Not Operate for Another Month Until At Least May 3rd, 2020 Due to Extension of the Region Wide Shelter In Place Order. Reduced Frequency County Connection Bus Routes Will Continue To Operate As Essential Service**

Bishop Ranch tenants can ride our luxury regional express buses for $7.50 per ride ($15.00 Round Trip) using the Bishop Ranch Bus Pass. Once you have the pass you need to register your regional bus commuter account. We will use PayPal to bill you. Enjoy a relaxing commute from the City in the quiet comfort of our luxury bus, featuring leather seats, tinted windows, air conditioning and a professional driver. Fast, reliable Wi-Fi service allows riders to catch up on email or the news to and from the office. Every seat has an outlet, so you can even charge your laptop or smart phone on the way! Arrive at work on time, well-rested, and ready to start your day at Bishop Ranch.

Attention: Chevron Park Stop Discontinued –  Starting Monday, November 18 – Chevron bound passengers off board & on board at BR1. Access Chevron Park through pedestrian gate **

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.