Category Archives: BART

New BART to Airport App Offers Mobile Ticketing for Discounted Group Airport Travel

BART is launching a new app that not only simplifies getting to and from the airport, it will save groups 25% on their airport transit trips. The BART to Airport app is designed as a one-year test of mobile ticketing … Continue reading

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A second Transbay Tube and a quieter ride

  The idea of a second Transbay Tube has fascinated people in the Bay Area for years. Now BART is teaming up with Capitol Corridor to take some of the initial steps needed to turn the megaproject into a reality. … Continue reading

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BART to Antioch reaches one-millionth rider milestone

The BART to Antioch extension carried its one-millionth rider this week, just five months after the debut of the new service in East Contra Costa County. The milestone was reached on Halloween. By the end of service on Wednesday, October … Continue reading

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More Parking at Antioch BART on the Way

BART to Antioch revenue service began in May 2018 and the demand for the new service has doubled the original forecast with around 3,050 daily exits at the Antioch Station. The success of the new service has resulted in full … Continue reading

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BART Board Meeting – Thursday, September 27th meeting at 5pm at Pittsburg City Hall

Rider safety will be the focus as the BART Board of Directors holds its Thursday, September 27th meeting at 5pm at Pittsburg City Hall.  The BART board voted in August to hold a special night meeting in a suburban location … Continue reading

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BART Receives $6.8M in Security Grant Funds

BART’s efforts to improve safety and security for riders are getting a major infusion of funding thanks, in part, to Bay Area members of Congress. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded BART about $6.8 million in a grant … Continue reading

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BART General Manager Proposes Safety and Security Action Plan

BART General Manager Grace Crunican is seeking authority from the Board of Directors to move forward implementing a comprehensive Safety and Security Action Plan.  The series of proposals will boost the visible presence of police and employees in the system, … Continue reading

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