Spirit Bus

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Temporary Detour for Lunar New Year Festival

Saturday, February 3, 2018 and Sunday, February 4, 2018
Garvey closed between Garfield and Alhambra.  Please see map (PDF) for detours.


Trip Planner


Trip planning is provided using Google Maps.

e.g. Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library
  

e.g. 1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez, Monterey Park, CA 91754
 or
Trip planning data is maintained using GTFS Manager from Trillium.

The Spirit Bus

The Spirit Bus is the transportation service of City of Monterey Park providing local routes that serve the need of those commuting within the city or those planning on using the bus service to connect with regional bus/rail system to Los Angeles or surrounding cities. 

The Spirit Bus operates five local routes: Routes 1, 2, 3, and 4 operate in loops with terminal at Monterey Park City Hall while Route 5 connects with Metrolink's rail service at California State University, Los Angeles (CSULA) campus on weekdays. In addition, the City operates a shuttle service - the Link - from the Corporate Center to the CSULA Metrolink station.
 

Hours of Operation


Routes 1, 2, 3, & 4
Monday - Friday 6:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Saturday 9:10 a.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Sunday No Service
   
Route 5
Monday - Friday 6:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday  No service
     
Link CSULA Metrolink to Corporate Center
Monday - Friday, 6:00 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. View the schedule and fares (PDF)
 
 

Holiday Hours


Saturday Schedule No Service
Memorial Day Thanksgiving Day
July 4th Christmas Day
Labor Day New Year's Day

Fares


Route Fare Spirit Transfer Other Media Accepted
Routes 1, 2, 3, and 4 25 cents Free (one per boarding) TAP, EZ pass, Metro 30-day pass, Access Services ID
Route 5 50 cents Free (one per boarding) TAP, EZ pass, Metro 30-day pass,
Access Services ID,
Metrolink pass/ticket
 Link Shuttle 50 cents   None  TAP

Schedule and Map


View the Spirit Bus schedule (PDF) and map (large PDF). For more information on the Spirit Bus routes or schedule, call 626-307-7842.

Reasonable Modification
The City may allow the reasonable modification of our policies to accommodate the special needs of persons with disabilities in order to allow them to fully utilize our services. Whenever possible a request for a reasonable modification or accommodation shall be filed in advance to the Department of Public Works by email at PublicWorks@montereypark.ca.gov, by telephone at 626-307-1320, or by mail at 320 W. Newmark Ave., Monterey Park, CA, 91754. 

For questions on this policy, please see the ADA Public Notice (PDF).
To make a request, please use the Reasonable Modification/Accommodation Request Form (PDF).
 

Comments or Concerns

We would like to hear from you about your experience with the City's bus service.  Please contact Department of Public Works at 626-307-1320 if you have any comments or concerns about the Spirit Bus.