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Let VTA Be Your Designated Driver On New Year's Eve


Enjoy the party and leave the driving to us! VTA is the ideal and hassle-free way to get to and from your holiday celebrations on New Year’s Eve. VTA will be offering free service on all light rail and bus lines from 8 p.m. December 31 to 5 a.m. January 1.

​​Remember to check the VTA schedule for your return trips and watch the time to make sure you don't miss your bus or train. VTA will run regular service on all days except Christmas and New Year’s Day. You'll find more information in the News Release about VTA's holiday service and hours.

We'll also extended our light rail and 181 service on New Year’s Eve to get you home, as follows:

Light Rail (Alum Rock- Santa Teresa and Mountain View-Winchester lines)

Last trip leaving Santa Teresa at 1:53 a.m.
Last trip leaving Alum Rock at 1:33 a.m.
Last trip leaving Winchester at 1:12 a.m.
Last trip leaving Mountain View at 10:51 p.m.
Last trip leaving Baypointe at 1:27 a.m.

Express Line 180/181 (to the Fremont BART Station)

Last Northbound bus leaving Diridon Station at 2:04 a.m. arriving at Fremont BART at 2:47 a.m.
Last Southbound bus leaving Fremont BART at 3:04 a.m. arriving at 2nd & Santa Clara at 3:40 a.m. (Does not go to the Diridon Station)

If you need any help planning your trip, you can use the trip planner at Customer Service will be open until 4 p.m. on December 31 and can be reached at (408) 321-2300, (TTY) (408) 321-2330 or You can also use the trip planner at for real-time arrivals or download the Transloc real-time light rail arrivals app.

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