Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) is a great way to travel to UC Berkeley. The downtown Berkeley stop is one block from the west side of campus. 

  • Sign up for payroll deduction to have your funds loaded directly on to your Clipper card and receive your $10 subisdy on purchases > $30 (Subsidy will appear on the pay check).
  • Over the counter sales for BART and Fairfield/Vallejo transit will continue for those not eligible for payroll deduction.
  • Faculty and Staff: Eligible employees not holding an annual parking permit or an EasyPass can receive a $10 monthly subsidy on purchase greater than >$30.00.
  • UC Berkeley students can purchase a $48 BART ticket for $43 at the Parking & Transportation office.

BART Pass                  

Face Value                   

Employee Subsidy                                                                                                             

You Pay                              

High Value BART

$48  $10     (except for lbnl employees) there is no subsidy                                                                                                                            $35
Senior Green


$10 (must purchase a minimum of 4 to receive subsidy)                              $26
Disabled Red $24 $10 (must purchase a minimum of 4 to receive subsidy) $26



BART Customer Services Center @ Lake Merritt Station (Oakland)

 Ticket Exchange

  • Ticket Exchange Hours: Monday – Friday, 9 am – 4 pm