Humboldt Transit Authority News

Mobility on Demand Strategic Development Survey

May 7, 2019

We need your valuable input to assist us in developing the Mobility on Demand Strategic Development Plan. 

We are still in the process of gathering feedback through our survey at the following link. Fill it out for a chance to win a $35 local gift certificate!
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HCAOGSurvey

For more information about the Mobility on Demand Strategic Development Plan, please visit http://hcaog.net/mobility-demand-strategic-development-plan

Notice of Discontinued Service

April 12, 2019

The Tish Non-Village bus service will be discontinued. The last date of service will be Friday June 28, 2019.

Redwood Transit Service will be reinstating North and Southbound service in Loleta, Fernbridge & Palmer Blvd. Redwood Transit Service will be posting the Schedule for the reinstated service in the near future.

Aviso de Servicio Discontinuado

El servicio de camion Tish Non-Village sera descontinuado. La última fecha de servicio será el Viernes 28 de Junio de 2019.

El servicio de Redwood Transit System se restablecerá y dara servicio en dirección del Norte y Sur en Loleta, Fernbridge, y Palmer Blvd. Esta programcion del servicio de Redwood Transit System sera publicada y en un futuro próximo.

New Pilot Route Begins Nov. 1st: Old Arcata Rd. Transit Service

October 31, 2018

Old Arcata Rd. Transit Service Info

Call 707-442-4555 the prior day, before 3pm, to make your reservation. Service is on weekdays only, from 7:00 AM to 7:00pm.

The icons shown are the designated locations for pickup and drop off, this is not a door to door service. Your pick up or drop off needs to include a blue stop (see map) along Old Arcata Rd., between Sunny Brae and Freshwater Corners.  A blue stop to a blue stop and a blue to purple stop is permitted, but a purple to purple is not (see map).

Rides are $3 for a regular fare, and $2 for disabled, senior, and children under 18. (ID Required, please inform in reservation if you are disabled). You can pay using the “Token Transit” app or by cash.

You will be picked up by a “Dial-a-Ride” mini-bus, or a City Cab, depending on route optimizations.

Designated Pickup/Drop off locations:

Blue:

  • 75 Greenwood Heights
  • 7650 Myrtle Avenue
  • 7882 Myrtle Avenue
  • 1836 Old Arcata Rd
  • 1610 Arcata Rd.

Purple:

  • 4th/5th & H, Eureka
  • Arcata Transit Center
  • HSU Library Circle
  • HTA, 2nd & V, Eureka

1 > 2 > 3!

1. Call 707-442-4555 24 hours in advance
2. Go to your designated location
3. Pay with cash or Token Transit and ride!

FAQ

Q: Can I take the service from HSU to Eureka?
A: No, a pickup or drop-off needs to include a location along Old Arcata Rd., from Sunny Brae to Freshwater Corners at a designated location.

Q: If I’m with my friend, or have a child, do we both have to pay a fare?
A: No, one fare would be required if you made the reservation together.

Q: What is the minimum age to ride transit?
A: The minimum age is 10

Q: Do I need to reserve my return trip as well the day before?
A: Yes, your return trip needs to be booked at the same time you make your reservation.  If your return trip is running late, call 707-442-4555 as soon as possible.