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Major Service Changes Coming to County Connection

Posted on August 3, 2015 at 11:35 PM

County Connection is adding new routes and altering several lines August 16th, 2015. 

New Line 1M:

The 1M will restore service to the Marchbanks neighborhood (previously served by the 7), running from Walnut Creek BART, John Muir Medical Center, and Marchbanks Drive. The 1M is a loop service, with 4 AM trips and 5 PM trips. The 1M is a loop service that takes 27 minutes.

New Line 3:

The 3 is a Martinez Community Shuttle, running between Martinez Amtrak, Contra Costa Regional Medical Center, Adult Education Services, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Arnold Drive, and the Senior Center.

Line 3 is also a loop service and lasts 45 minutes. The 3 departs Amtrak on the hour every hour, starting at 7 AM. The last bus to leave Amtrak is at 9:00 PM.

Existing Line 19:

The 19, which travels between Concord BART and Amtrak Martinez, will have alignment changes to serve Sunvalley Mall and Diamond Blvd.

Existing Line 310 (Weekend Service):

Line 310, a weekend-only service between Concord BART and Clayton/Kirker, will have two added AM trips leaving Concord BART at 7:25 and 7:45, and two added PM trips leaving BART at 6:50 and 8:10.

There will be two AM trips added to the 310 leaving Clayton/Kirker at 7:45 and 8:05, and two PM trips added leaving Clayton/Kirker at 7:10 and 8:30.

Existing Route 314 (Weekend Service):

An extra route will be added to Weekend Route 314 at 6:10 PM, which travels from BART Concord to DVC.

600 Series (School Bus Routes):

Changes have been made to school bus Routes 611, 613, 616, and 619. To call County Connection Customer Service, enter 925-676-7500 for more details.

These service changes will take place on August 16th. For more information, visit

Categories: County Connection, East Bay

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