Trip Planning

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Be sure to check the Rider Alerts and Transit News page for updates that could affect your route!

Fare Update - July 1

 July 1, 2018 -  City Council adopted (5-0) the updated SLO Transit fare structure on April 4, 2017. This updated fare structure includes annual incremental changes for the 31-Day Senior/Disabled Pass, $1.50 the first year and $2.00 after until reaching $20.00. Effective July 1, 2018, the 31-Day Senior/Disabled Pass will be $16.00.

2018-19 Fares (effective July 1, 2018).

June 18, 2017 - SLO Transit implemented new routes, schedules, and fares. These systemwide changes are in response to the 2017 - 2021 Short Range Transit Plan (SRTP) adopted by City Council on September 20, 2016 and the 2017 Transit Fare Analysis adopted by City Council on April 4, 2017. 

Route Maps & Schedules

Refined Academic Schedules (effective November 13, 2017):

Route 1ARoute 1BRoute 2ARoute 2BRoute 3A (Dec 9)Route 3B (Nov 13)Route 4ARoute 4B (Nov 13)

San Luis Tripper (SLT). Laguna Tripper (LT). Highland Tripper (HT).

Combined Schedules (Dec 9)Ride Guide Booklet (Dec 9)

San Luis Drive Tripper:


The San Luis Drive Tripper began service on August 24, 2015. The Tripper makes three short-looped morning and afternoon trips starting at the Transit Center and servicing SLO High School and other SLO Transit stops. See the San Luis Drive Tripper Schedule for more details.  

Old SLO Trolley:

The Old SLO Trolley runs a fixed route on Monterey St., and loops through the downtown. Days and times of service vary depending on the time of year. See the Trolley Schedule for details or visit the Old SLO Trolley on Facebook.

Printed Maps & Schedules

Available at the following locations:

City buses

SLO County Library

995 Palm St

Cal Poly University Union

1 Grand Ave

Available at every pass sale outlet:

    City Finance    


990 Palm St

   SLO Chamber   

of Commerce

895 Monterey

Boo Boo


  978 Monterey  

SLO High

ASB Store

  1499 San Luis Dr  

  Laguna Middle   


11050 LOVR

If visually impaired, please call 541-2877


Google Trip Planning

Google-Maps-iconThis tool can be used to locate SLO City transit route info using Google Transit. Enter your start and end locations. It will suggest the closest bus stops, bus route, and next scheduled bus stop times.

Bus Tracker App

Know exactly where your bus is by using one of the following tools:

On your computer:


On your phone: 

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Find the current location of your bus by selecting the banner icons above. The Bus Tracker App will show you where your bus is, locate the closest stop to your present location, push Rider Alert information from our Twitter feed, and you can set it to send you alerts for arrival times!


511 Trip Planning

Multimodal trip planning is available at

Call to Inquire

  • For SLO Transit trip planning only, call the dispatch center: 541-2877
  • For Countywide trip planning help, contact: 511logosmall


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