June 15, 2021
June 7, 2021
BART is transitioning to a new reserved parking program this spring, where payments for monthly reserved parking will be made on the
May 18, 2021
AC Transit is pursuing the Multiple Rapid Corridor Projects in Berkeley that would enhance reliability and reduce travel time by improving traffic signals and upgrading or relocating bus stops. In addition, the proposal includes possible bus stop space changes from every two to four blocks.
May 10, 2021
UC Berkeley is recognized nationally as a Best University for Commuters by Best Workplaces for Commuters
University of California, Berkeley has been named one of the 2021 Best Universities for Commuters for offering employees and students exceptional commuter benefits.
May 7, 2021
Richmond Field Station (RFS) Line will not be returning when our campus reopens in June.
Due to the discontinuation of the RFS
Line, passengers are asked to take
the following AC Transit alternatives
from Richmond or El Cerrito BART
Service between UC Berkeley and
El Cerrito is provided by Line 79
(Weekdays) and Line 52 to 72/M/R
Real-time information is available on
Transit App, Moovit, or Apple &
April 19, 2021
The new Clipper Card App, recently released to the iPhone over the previous weekend of April 16 2021.
If a user transfers their physical card to their digital one (in this case, an iPhone), the physical card is automatically turned off. This may cause a disruption to the EasyPass User should something happen to their phones.
March 15, 2021
March 4, 2021
Night Safety and Door-to-Door passengers that effective Saturday, March 6, and March 7, 2021, weekend Door-to-Door service will resume, until further notice.
February 1, 2021
UPDATE FEBRUARY 3, 2021 - 9:30AM: the R-Line Shuttle will NOT OPERATE, after 11 AM, on Thursday, February 4th, and Friday, February 5th
No R-Line service due to reassignment of equipment.
- Please take AC Transit lines 6, 36, 51B, and 79 through the Southside of Campus.
- To access the Northside and East Sides of Campus, please take Lines 52 and F and the Bear Transit P-Line.
January 15, 2021
A new option for surveillance testing is now available at Underhill Garage.
December 19, 2020
Bear Transit Service - Winter Curtailment Period.
The following Bear Transit services may or may not be running throughout the break. This will be reflected in both Transit/Moovit and on Nextbus as follows:
December 14, 2020
The transition away from Paper BART tickets to Clipper Cards have been completed, according to BART. This results in eliminating the risks with COVID-19 with a touchless solution.
November 18, 2020
Due to the Thanksgiving Holiday, our Bear Transit Schedule will operate as follows:
Sunday, 11/22 - Wednesday 11/25 - Normal Service
Thursday 11/26 - Saturday 11/28 - NO SERVICE
Sunday 11/29 - Night Safety South and Door-to-Door Night Programs only
Monday 11/30 - Normal Service
November 9, 2020
Effective today, November 9, 2020, the Central Campus Line is discontinued, to provide the University Health Services Line, to move students who test positive for COVID-19, and possible trace contacts.
Alternative Service is provided by:
November 4, 2020
Statement from the Athletic Director Jim Knowlton and the Vice Chancellor of Administration, Marc Fisher
October 15, 2020
The installation of the dispensers and protective shields on AC Transit buses is set to be completed by Friday, October 16. Following these upgrades, fare collection and front-door boarding start on Monday, October 19, 2020.
Student EasyPasses will be accepted on all AC Transit Vehicles. Employee EasyPasses are suspended through June 30, 2021.
October 6, 2020
Between 1-2:30pm on October 6, 2020, there will be No Reverse Perimeter Bear Transit Service for a 45-minute period. For Alternative Service: