Have you ever had car problems and wondered how you were going to get around to accomplish your tasks for the day? Or do you work in a different city than you live, but don’t want to sit in traffic? Well, you are not left in the dark, keep reading to get more information about the different types of public transportation offered in the East Bay which will get you from one city to the next.
Every City has a bus service, so it is not a surprise that this is one of the most common types of transportation in your city. The County Connection bus service was formed in the 1980s and provides transportation to Concord, San Ramon, Dublin, Pleasant Hill, Walnut Creek, Alamo, Moraga, Orinda, Lafayette, and Clayton. Service hours during the weekdays range from about 6 AM to 9 PM, making it perfect for your commute. During the weekends the hours range from approximately 9 AM to 7 PM. Also, the County Connection has a total of 121 transit buses. Most of the bus routes from the County Connection make stops at one of the seven BART Stations in the East Bay, making it super convenient for your commute to and from work!
Another way to get around the East Bay area is through BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit), The engineering plans were developed between 1957 and 1962. The construction of BART officially began on June 19, 1964, and is constantly planning and building new stations! There are a total of 48 BART stations in the East Bay and is by far the easiest and quickest way to get around, aside from driving on your own! Children 4 and under ride for free, making it super affordable to take the little ones on a fun trip to San Francisco, which is about a 30 minute BART ride from Concord CA. To get pricing, parking information, and maps, visit the BART website here.
Hopefully, this was helpful for you! I know if my car were to give out right now, I would have many options on how to get to work on time, and so do you lol. Check out our website for current homes for sale that are close to BART stations, making it easy for a quick and stress-free commute!