Now Available: Mobile Ticketing App for Express Bus Routes and OC Fair Express Shuttle

OCTA’s new mobile ticketing app is ready to roll for riders on OC Bus Express Routes 701, 721, and 794 and OC Fair Express shuttles. The free app eliminates the hassle of paper tickets and allows users to easily buy and display bus passes and... read more

New, Faster Bravo! Route 560 Unveiled

OCTA and city officials and students joined together at Santa Ana College this month to launch Bravo! Route 560, the new, faster service that provides a quicker commute along the popular Route 60 between Santa Ana and Long Beach. OCTA Chair Lori... read more

Trolleys and Shuttles Headed to 17 Cities to Meet Local Transit Needs

Cities throughout Orange County will receive funding for local trolleys and shuttles following the OCTA Board’s approval of $26.7 million for community-based transit circulators that serve specific public transit needs. The funding comes from Measure... read more

Big Summer Savings on OC Bus Passes for Kids

Summer’s here and so is the OCTA Youth Summer Pass, the super saver that gives kids 18 and under 30 days of unlimited rides for only $20. That’s a 50 percent savings compared to the regular youth bus pass, allowing more kids to go cool places on... read more

OC Street Team to Promote Awareness of OC Bus

To expand awareness of its bus program, OCTA is embarking on a grassroots program to engage new riders. The OC Street Teams, two upbeat groups charged with talking to target audiences, sharing OC Bus information, and researching travel habits, is... read more

OCTA Unveils Clean-Air Bus That Emits Only Water

Wrapped in a mural sporting OCTA’s signature blue, orange, and white and a colorful design of California poppies, OCTA’s first zero-emission hydrogen fuel cell bus took center stage on May 23 during an introduction ceremony that included local and... read more

Angel Fans Find Bus Service to Games More than Fare

According to the Orange County Register, fans of all ages like the convenience and price of the new Angels Express Bus Service direct to the Big A from the Goldenwest Transportation Center in Huntington Beach. The story originally appeared on May 13,... read more

New and More Frequent Bus Routes Headed to OC in June

Beginning with the service change on June 12, bus riders will have new and faster ways to travel. The new Bravo! Route 560 will offer a faster ride from Santa Ana to Long Beach and beyond with connections to Metrolink, Amtrak and major bus routes. ... read more

OC Bus Mobile Ticketing App Moves Forward with Beta Testing

As the OC Bus Mobile Ticketing App moves forward with beta testing, the future of bus travel is right around the corner. This app eliminates the hassle of paper tickets and allows users to easily buy and display bus passes and specialty passes on... read more

This Summer, Give Kids Their Own Wheels

With the Youth Summer Pass, you can give your kids clean, easy-to-use bus transportation that will safely take them all over Orange County and beyond. A 30-day pass, good for 30 consecutive days between June 1 and Aug. 31, 2016, is only $20. For... read more

OCTA Directors and Fans Welcome New Nonstop Angels Express Bus

OCTA Directors Michelle Steel and Gary Miller turned out with other baseball fans on April 8 to celebrate the Angels Express Bus, the new car-free way to get to Angels Stadium. The Angels Express Bus offers fans in Huntington Beach, Westminster,... read more

Service Animal Training Builds Connections

For more than 20 years, OCTA has offered therapy and service animals and their handlers an opportunity to experience public transportation together during a full, free day of boarding, riding, and learning. Animals that are comfortable with the... read more

Ride the Nonstop Angels Express Bus and Celebrate with Us on April 8

Baseball season is here and there’s a new way to get to the game using our Angels Express Bus Service. The Angels Express Bus offers fans in Huntington Beach, Westminster, Fountain Valley and Seal Beach a convenient and inexpensive way to travel... read more

New Non-Stop Bus Will Take Fans from Huntington Beach to Angel Stadium

Beginning April 4, Angels fans in Huntington Beach, Westminster, Fountain Valley and Seal Beach will have a convenient and inexpensive way to travel nonstop to Angel Stadium in Anaheim. Funded by a grant from the Mobile Source Air Pollution... read more

Tell Us How to Improve Transit and Traffic on Harbor Boulevard

Harbor Blvd. provides a vital north-south connection linking residents, businesses, schools and visitor destinations and has the distinction of being the busiest bus corridor in Orange County. Do you use a bus, car or bike to travel on or near Harbor... read more

Little Saigon Greets New Limited-Stop 64X Bus Service with Enthusiasm

At a celebration at the Asian Garden Mall last month, the Westminster community of Little Saigon joined OCTA in launching the 64Xpress limited-stop OC Bus service that offers a faster commute along popular Route 64, which runs between the Westminster... read more

Orange County’s Black History Celebration Served by Public Transportation

Hundreds gathered earlier this month to celebrate the contributions of African Americans at the 36th Annual Orange County Black History Month Parade & Cultural Faire in Anaheim. Many chose to leave their cars at home and avoided traffic and parking... read more

OCTA’s Diversity Outreach Team Shares Good News about OC Transportation

At events throughout Orange County, OCTA’s Diversity Outreach Team talked with many different groups about the positive transportation options coming their way. Topics included the new OC Bus 64X express service, which will travel on Bolsa Avenue and... read more

Updated 2016 Bus Service Plan Reflects Community Input

Following extensive feedback from the community, the OCTA Transit Committee has recommended modifications to the proposed 2016 Bus Service Plan designed to optimize the bus system by shifting service from low-performing routes to areas of higher... read more

Take Public Transportation to the Black History Month Parade in Anaheim

The Orange County Black History Month Parade & Faire promotes the contributions of African Americans to Orange County. The free event will be held on Feb. 6, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Anaheim Center Street Promenade and will attract people... read more
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