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Posted on: January 1, 2022

Fares are Back in 2022, but Many are Lower Than Before

Seeing is Believing. Image of fare box with fare being inserted.

After six months of free fares, the Stanislaus Regional Transit Authority (StanRTA) is introducing new fares beginning January 2, 2022. We know this will be a big change for the community but hope riders will be pleasantly surprised by some of the permane...

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Fares Ride the S
Posted on: January 1, 2022

Use Token Transit for Mobile Bus Passes on The S

Use Token Transit to Buy Passes

Looking to use your debit or credit card to purchase passes for The S? Pick up a 7-Day Pass for $11 or a 31-Day Pass for $48 on the Token Transit app. The app is free and available on the App Store and Google Play. The S passes can be stored in your Token...

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Mobile Tickets and Passes Ride the S
Posted on: January 1, 2022

MAX, MADAR, and StaRT Services are Now Part of The S!

DAR services on The S

The services previously known as Modesto Area Dial-A-Ride (MADAR) and Stanislaus Regional Transit (StaRT) Paratransit, are now combined into a robust ADA paratransit service covering most of Stanislaus County. The Shuttles (East Side, Waterford, Turlock),...

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Ride the S
Posted on: January 1, 2022

Mask Mandate Extended

Mask Up on The S! Face Masks Required

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has extended the face mask requirement on public transportation, regardless of vaccination status, through March 18, 2022. Please keep your mouth and nose fully covered while riding The S!

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COVID 19 Response Ride the S
Posted on: December 13, 2021

MJC Students Ride Free in 2022

MJC Students Ride Free. Image of MAX and StaRT vehicles

Modesto Junior College (MJC) students will continue to have the benefit of riding The S (MAX & StaRT) for free in 2022. This is due to an agreement between MJC and the Stanislaus Regional Transit Authority (StanRTA). 

MJC students will need to...

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Modesto Junior College Bus Pass Program Ride the S