Public Transportation

Overview

Public Transportation

SACOG provides planning support and a forum for coordination among the region’s public transit operators. Several projects and ongoing activities are underway to help plan and operate transit services to meet the region’s needs.

In addition, SACOG administers funding available under the Transportation Development Act (TDA), and coordinates other federal and state transit funding programs. 

Transit
Transit in the Sacramento region encompass a wide array of services including urban light rail and bus service, express commuter buses from suburban cities, paratransit dial-a-ride service for the disabled, and rural lifeline service running once-a-day or even once-a-week.

Online Transit Trip Planning
Google, using data supplied by the regional transit operators, has transit trip planning available for areas covered by:

  • BlueGO (South Lake Tahoe, CA)
  • El Dorado County Transit
  • e-tran (City of Elk Grove)
  • Folsom Stage Lines
  • Roseville Transit
  • Sacramento Regional Transit
  • Unitrans (City of Davis)
  • Yolobus (Yolo County)
  • Yuba-Sutter Transit (Sutter & Yuba counties)

Click here to plan your trip.

Transit to the Airport
Riding transit to and from the airport can save you time and money while reducing the stress of having to navigate through a city that may be unfamiliar to you.

Visit Yolo Bus for information on transit service between Downtown Sacramento or Davis/Woodland area and the Sacramento International Airport.

Visit CapitolCorridor.org and BART for information on service between Downtown Sacramento and the San Francisco International Airport.

Transit Providers
Click here for information on any of the 20 transit service providers in the Sacramento region.

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Let Transit Take You

Let transit take you this October during the Sacramento region’s Try Transit campaign. Transit can connect you to events, errands, work and more while you relax and enjoy the trip. In addition to the environmental benefits of taking transit, you can also ride to avoid traffic congestion, save money and time, and decrease stress.

Here’s how to participate: