Transportation

Golden Gate changing bus route numbers for clarity

Golden Gate buses

Beginning Thursday, Golden Gate Transit bus riders will begin receiving communication about changes in bus route numbering, a move intended to provide more clarity for patrons. Notices will also be posted at all active bus stops.

Then on Dec. 12, the agency will introduce the new route numbers to help customers better distinguish between Golden Gate Transit and other Bay Area bus systems.

Golden Gate has developed a new three-digit numbering system that more clearly defines routes than the previous two-digit numbering system. Other than Route 101, all current routes will get a new three-digit number:

MTC and Golden Gate Transit are transportation partners.