About the Service
Effective Monday, August 7, through September, the Palo Alto Transit Center will be closed due to construction activity. Line DB to Stanford University will serve the SamTrans stop on High Street at Lytton Avenue. Line DB to Union City will serve the the SamTrans stop on the east side of El Camino Real at Quarry Road. Line DB1 will not be affected. Thank you for riding the Dumbarton Express.
ALERTA: La parada de la línea DB en Palo Alto Transit Center estará fuera de servicio desde agosto hasta septiembre
Efectivo el lunes 7 de agosto y hasta septiembre, el Palo Alto Transit Center estará cerrado debido a las actividades de construcción. La línea DB hacia Stanford University dará servicio a la parada de SamTrans en High Street con Lytton Avenue. La línea DB hacia Union City dará servicio a la parada de SamTrans en el lado este de El Camino Real con Quarry Road. La línea DB1 no se verá afectada.
Gracias por viajar en el Dumbarton Express.
警报:八月和九月期间，DB线在 Palo Alto Transit Center 的站点暂停服务
受到施工活动影响，从8月7日（星期一）开始，Palo Alto Transit Center 站将关闭。
开往 Stanford University 的DB线将服务于 High Street 和 Lytton Avenue 交叉口的 SamTrans 站。
开往 Union City 的DB线将服务于 Quarry Road 与 El Camino Real 交叉口路东的 SamTrans 站。
The Dumbarton Express is an all-day, limited stop bus service that takes riders from the East Bay to the Peninsula via the Dumbarton Bridge. With two bus routes, the DB and the DB1, riders can get almost anywhere within Palo Alto. Hop on the bus, pay fare with your Clipper Card and give your car a break!
The bus can take you to downtown Palo Alto, the Palo Alto VA Hospital, Stanford Hospital or Stanford University, the Stanford Research Park, Caltrain and more locations through out Palo Alto. Commute with us!
Current Fares: Effective: July 1, 2017
ADULTS: Transbay $4.50 / Local $2.20
YOUTH / SENIOR / DISABLED: Transbay $2.20 / Local $1.10
Click here for more detailed information on DB fares, Clipper discounts and Passes.
In addition to free wifi, Dumbarton Express buses are equipped with ramps (for wheelchair/mobility aid users, or anyone who has trouble climbing steps). Friendly drivers, clean buses and comfortable seats help make your ride across the bridge pleasant.
Local Service Areas
In the East Bay, local service is offered along the entire route between the Union City BART station and the Ardenwood Park & Ride Lot. On the Peninsula, local service is provided along the entire route between Stanford Research Park and Hamilton/Willow Rd.
The Dumbarton Express does not operate on Saturdays or Sundays. During the week, service on both lines is from approximately 5:30 a.m. to 8:45 p.m. with buses about every 20 minutes during peak travel periods. Check the DB schedule or the DB1 schedule for exact times.
The service does not run on the following holidays: New Year’s Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
About the Bus
The Dumbarton Express service consists of two bus lines, the DB and DB1, both originating at Union City BART. It is administered and governed by AC Transit, with oversight by the Dumbarton Bridge Regional Operations Consortium (DBROC), comprised of AC Transit, Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (BART, SamTrans, and Union City Transit. Operated and maintained by MV Transportation, the Dumbarton Express is funded by Regional Measure 2.
Civil Rights Notice
As the administrator and governing agency for the Dumbarton Express, AC Transit is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participation in, or denied the benefits of, its services on the basis of race, color, or national origin as protected by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act. AC Transit also complies with the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA), which requires transportation providers to make reasonable modifications to ensure programs are accessible to individuals with disabilities. For more information on AC Transit’s civil rights programs and the procedures to file a complaint, please contact us: actransit.org/CivilRights · (510) 891-5470 · TDD/TTY 711 · AC Transit Customer Relations, 1600 Franklin Street, Oakland CA 94612