- Morro Bay Fixed Route - Year-round general public fixed route transit service within City limits
- Morro Bay Call-A-Ride - Year-round advanced scheduled curb to curb service within 3/4 of a mile of the fixed route
- Morro Bay Trolley - Seasonal general public fixed route trolley service operating in the Downtown and waterfront areas.
RIDER ALERT - 6/16/21
Morro Bay Transit will experience route delays due to the Water Reclamation Facility pipeline project emergency road closure along a section of Quintana Road. The road closure is expected to last for two weeks.
RIDER ALERT - 6/15/21
Effective July 1, 2021, Morro Bay Transit will return to pre-COVID full fare pricing and collection. Face masks are still required at this time per Federal regulations.
RIDER ALERT - 2/2/21 (updated 5/3/21)
On January 31, 2021, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) issued a Security Directive to implement the President's Executive Order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and support the enforcement of the CDC mask order.
On April 30, 2021, the TSA announced it is extending the face mask requirement for individuals across all transportation networks throughout the United States, including at airports, onboard commercial aircraft, on over-the-road buses, and on commuter bus and rail systems through September 13, 2021.
RIDER ALERT - 1/29/21On January 21, 2021, President Biden issued and Executive Order promoting measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and requiring masks be worn in airports, on commercial aircraft, and in various modes of surface transportation (which includes public transit).
On January 29, 2021, the CDC issued an order to wear face masks while on public transportation and at bus stops.
RIDER ALERT - 6/18/20Effective 6/18/20, the State of California requires the use of face coverings when waiting for or riding public transportation.
Rider Alert - State of California Mask Order Information
RIDER ALERT - 4/15/20
To continue supporting the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) guidance regarding social distancing to help slow the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), Morro Bay Transit will begin limiting the number of passengers in the vehicle at one time.
Effective April 15, 2020, Morro Bay Transit will limit the number of passengers in the vehicle to no more than 4 riders at one time. This will allow the bus operator and passengers to continue practicing proper social distancing while providing lifeline transport services for those in need.
Rider Alert - Limiting Number of Riders on Bus
RIDER ALERT - 3/23/2020
Keep your distance. Slow the spread. Protect yourself and others from virus spread by keeping a 6 foot distance from other people. Thank you for doing your part to help slow the spread of COVID-19 by practicing social distancing to put space between yourself and others, as well as continuing to practice healthy habits like washing your hands for at least 20 seconds and staying home if you are sick.
Rider Alert - Social Distancing
RIDER ALERT - 3/22/2020
Morro Bay Transit Will Provide Free Bus Service Effective March 23, 2020
Starting Monday, March 23, 2020, Morro Bay Transit will provide free bus service during the time the Executive Order to Shelter at Home is in effect. The City’s hope is to provide lifeline transport services for those in need that may have been economically impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and also minimize contact between bus operators and riders at the farebox area when entering the vehicle.
Morro Bay Transit is following the Centers for Disease Control’s (CDC) best practices and recommendations to prevent the spread of COVID-19 by advising employees and riders to:
We have increased the frequency of cleaning the interior of our vehicles and riders are advised to take personal responsibility and not use public transit if they are feeling ill or have been in close proximity to someone else with symptoms and signs of illness.
While we are currently operating our normal schedule, transit services will be monitored and adjusted as necessary to continue providing basic lifeline services for the public and allow for services that will help promote social distancing and other individual risk minimization recommendations.PRESS RELEASE - Morro Bay Transit Will Provide Free Bus Service Effective 3/23/20