Santa Maria Area Transit (SMAT)
SMAT offers service within the City of Santa Maria and in Orcutt. SMAT buses provide service every half hour Monday through Friday from 6:15 a.m. to 6:45 p.m., and hourly service on weekends from 8:15 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. Route 5 begins at 5:30 a.m., and Route 3 ends at 9:37 p.m. on weekdays. Transfers are FREE with the purchase of a regular fare, and good for 30 minutes when connecting to another route. Most SMAT routes connect at the Santa Maria Transit Center, 400 E. Boone Street. All routes connect at the transit center except Route 8.
San Luis Obispo
Regional Transit Authority (RTA)
RTA Route 10 serves five locations in Santa Maria, and connects with the Breeze and SMAT at Town Center Mall.
Clean Air Express
The Clean Air Express commuter buses provide service between Santa Barbara, Goleta, and Santa Maria.
Traffic Solutions is a great resource and promotes transportation alternatives to visitors and residents of Santa Barbara County. Their objectives include providing ridesharing information as well as transportation programs, encouraging and educating the general public, and promoting business relationships in the community.
Guaranteed Ride Home
If you’re using transportation alternatives, whether you walk, bike or ride the Breeze, find out how you can get a ride home in the event of an emergency. You don’t have to worry about being stranded if you’re a participant in the Guaranteed Ride Home Program.
Santa Ynez Valley Transit (SYVT)
Dedicated to providing excellent transportation to, from, and around Solvang, Buellton, Santa Ynez, and Los Olivos.
Connecting the City of Guadalupe to Santa Maria at the Santa Maria Transit Center.