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February 15

May 31
July 5
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November 25-26
December 24, 31


Current Clean Air Express News  COVID-19 Update
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Clean Air Express service continues to run on a limited schedule. See routes and times at the links below.

Limited Lompoc Service (current as of 3/31/21)

Limited Santa Maria/Buellton Service (current as of 3/31/21)

February 18 Update: On March 1, the 5:15 a.m. departure from Santa Maria to Goleta will begin service again. An afternoon return trip will begin at 3:20 p.m., departing from the bus stop at State and La Cumbre in Santa Barbara before making all scheduled stops in Goleta.

Masks are required on board all Clean Air Express buses until further notice.

Read more about the added service: Clean Air Express Newsletter February 18

Do You Commute from Lompoc or Santa Maria
to Goleta or Santa Barbara?

Ride the Clean Air Express to work
and put up to $500 back in your pocket every month

The Clean Air Express serves residents of Northern Santa Barbara County commuting to their jobs in Goleta and Santa Barbara, providing a fast, convenient, and money-saving way to get to work.  Fares are $150 for a monthly pass, $50 for a 10-Ride pass, and $7 cash for a single ride.  Passes can be purchased at the City of Lompoc Transit (COLT) office, the Santa Maria Area Transit (SMAT) office, the MTD Transit Center in Santa Barbara, other locations in Lompoc and Santa Maria, or through the mail using an order form


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Monthly CAE Pass: $150.00
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The Clean Air Express is managed by the Santa Barbara County Association of Governments