It’s time to start thinking about heading back to school!
Find schedules for our 600 series school routes for the 2019/2020 school year below. Note that schedule times on routes may have been adjusted due to bell time changes or to improve on-time performance.
Central Contra Costa Transit Authority (County Connection) invites proposals to provide revenue-generating Bus Advertising Services on the interior and exterior of buses at 2477 Arnold Industrial Way, Concord, CA 94520, until 3:00 PM, September 5, 2019.
New weekend Route 335 will begin service on Sunday, August 11, 2019. Ride for FREE through the end of September 2019!
This new route will serve the San Ramon Transit Center, Bollinger Canyon Rd, Dougherty Rd, and Dublin/Pleasanton BART on Saturdays and Sundays. The route will operate hourly between 8:00 am and 7:00 pm. Trips will be interlined with Route 321, meaning passengers can stay on the bus to continue on to Danville, Alamo, and Walnut Creek BART.
Try it out for FREE through the end of September 2019! Free rides sponsored by 511 Contra Costa.
Starting Monday, July 1, 2019, all rides on Routes 11, 14, and 16 will be FREE for an entire year!
County Connection is offering free rides on three of its weekday bus routes – Routes 11, 14, and 16 – as part of a one-year pilot program starting on Monday, July 1, 2019. All three routes serve the Monument Corridor in Concord and connect from Concord BART to various destinations in Martinez, Pleasant Hill, and Walnut Creek, including BART stations, Martinez Amtrak and Contra Costa Regional Medical Center.
The pilot project is being funded by a grant through California’s Low Carbon Transit Operations Program (LCTOP), which distributes cap-and-trade proceeds to support a wide range of programs and projects that reduce greenhouse gas emissions and deliver other economic, environmental, and public health benefits for Californians.
Connection Board of Directors has approved exciting changes to improve the experience
for our passengers.
variety of vehicles ranging from wheelchair accessible vans to minivans. All
vehicles will be easily identified as County Connection LINK vehicles.
and dispatchers will have improved GPS and mapping tools.
will receive enhanced customer service training.
next 90 days, we will be testing and launching a new passenger app that will
provide passengers with access to trip information, such as current vehicle
location and status of pick up, as well as future trips and ride history.
Our call center
agents, who will also be going through enhanced customer service training, will
continue to be of assistance to you by dialing (925) 938-7433. Please check our
website www.countyconnection.com/paratransit for future updates and information as
we launch the new mobile app.
You will still
have the option to book your ride through the call center as you do today.
You may book reservations up to 7 days advance, but no later than 5:00 p.m.
the day before.
If you have any
questions about your rides or service, please call the LINK reservations line
at (925) 938-7433. If you have any questions or concerns about the information
provided on this webpage, please contact us at LINKcomments@countyconnection.com or (925) 680-2098.
Please check this page for future
updates and information.
Over the next
ninety days we will be testing and launching a ride management system for our
trip generating partners/facilities called Facility Transit Manager. Facility
Transit Manager is easily accessed through a web link. This system enables you
to provide increased customer service for our shared customers. Facility team members will be able to view
scheduled rides and track the estimated time of arrival for vehicles
transporting your clients. A County Connection team member will be available to
help with setting up the system at your location and will reach out to you soon
with more information.
2019 Summer Youth Pass Unlimited Bus Rides June 1 to August 31, 2019 Ages 6–18 Only $35*
The Summer Youth Pass is the perfect way for youth riders to get around Contra Costa County during the summer. Passholders can take unlimited rides on County Connection, Tri Delta Transit, and WestCAT local and express buses for an affordable, discounted price.
Summer Youth Passes are valid on local and express routes operated by County Connection, Tri Delta Transit, and WestCAT. Not valid on Paratransit and Transbay services.
*Actual pass price $60. Advertised $35 price reflects a $25 supplement per pass provided by 511 Contra Costa. Passes receiving the 511 Contra Costa supplement are limited in quantity and available only while supplies last.
The 511 Contra Costa supplement is available to 6-18 year olds who reside, work, or attend school in Contra Costa County only. Proof of eligibility may be required. Limit five (5) passes per household.
Summer Youth Passes are Non-Refundable. No refunds shall be made for purchased passes. Lost or stolen passes shall not be replaced.