News Flash

Posted on: December 2, 2022

MADAR Ticket Exchange

 Exchange your MADAR tickets before December 31, 2022, image of MADAR tickets.

ADA Paratransit riders with any Modesto Area Dial-A-Ride (MADAR) tickets can bring unused tickets and ticket books to The S Customer Service office at the Downtown Modesto Transit Center to exchange them for new tickets to ride The S! Exchanges will be ac...

Read on...

StanRTA Fares Ride the S
Posted on: November 16, 2022

No Holiday Service Behind the Mall

No Holiday Service at the Mall, buses will not stop at the back of the mall, map of stop on Dale Rd

There will be a detour during the holiday season for mall traffic. The Vintage Faire Mall stop will be relocated to Dale Road between Veneman and Standiford from November 24 through January 1, 2023. The last day of service at the mall will be Wednesday, N...

Read on...

Ride the S
Posted on: November 10, 2022

Free Rides all December!

StanRTA - Free Rides All December - Mini Blog

We might not be dashing through the snow, but we are dashing our way to Free Rides all December! The S and Turlock Transit Fixed-Route and Commuter Services will be free! Happy Holidays!

Read on...

Maps and Schedules Ride the S
Posted on: August 2, 2022

Fare Exchange

Exchange your old bus passes, image of a pass being inserted into farebox

The S has new fares! If you are in possession of former Stanislaus Regional Transit (StaRT)passes or Modesto Area Express (MAX) one-ride passes, you are welcome to come to the Customer Service office at the Downtown Modesto Transit Center to exchange them...

Read on...

StanRTA Fares Ride the S
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Transit Center Construction

StanRTA-Bus Bay Contruction_Phase 4_Website graphic

Phase IV of Transit Center construction is underway.  This phase is affecting Greyhound bus service. There are changes in the bus bays.  Be sure to check overhead signs for directions.

Ride the S
Posted on: August 11, 2022

The S is hiring drivers!

Join our team of heroes! Image of The S bus driving under Modesto arch, Transdev logo

The S is hiring drivers! Become a hero in your community by helping friends and neighbors travel to work, school, shopping, medical appointments, personal trips, and other destinations in Stanislaus County. 

Responsibilities of a bus driver includ...

Read on...

Apply at Transdev Ride the S
Posted on: September 1, 2022

The S is Here for Students and Caregivers

The S can get you there! Image of a family preparing to board The S bus. Ride The S

Coordinating school carpools, drop-off, and pickup can be daunting for any parent or caregiver, especially for those who work during school hours. It can be difficult for many adults to travel to their child's school for plays, sporting events, and even p...

Read on...

StanRTA Fares Ride the S
Posted on: October 1, 2022

Help Us See You

Don't get left behind, give us a wave, image of a rider waving to an approaching S bus

It is getting dark earlier in the evening and staying dark later in the morning which can often make it difficult for drivers to see riders waiting for a bus. Don’t let your bus driver pass you by! Make sure your driver can see you at your stop and let yo...

Read on...

Ride the S