Dec 18, 2014
Not only is Dec. 19 a Friday, which is a typically bad commute day, but the weather forecast is calling for rain, and it is the last Friday before Christmas, which could make fo...
Dec 12, 2014
Construction To Close Stops Between Dayton & Walnut Streets Construction will close stops on 5th Avenue S. between Dayton and Walnut Streets from Tuesday, 12/16 to Thurs...
Dec 12, 2014
Community Transit buses will not operate on Christmas and New Year’s Day. Buses will be on regular schedule the day before the holidays, and reduced schedule the day after...
Dec 9, 2014
Cold, wet weather and darkness are combining with the holiday shopping season to create heavy traffic in the evenings and on weekends. Expect potential bus delays at these t...
Nov 10, 2014
Community Transit has proposed to bring back Sunday and holiday bus service in June 2015. Thanks to increases in sales tax revenue due to a recovering economy, the agency pl...
Nov 10, 2014
Community Transit is proposing a 25-cent increase on all adult bus fares, as well as a 25-cent increase on all DART paratransit fares. The fare increase would go into effect on ...
Sep 17, 2014
Possible Delays During Unscheduled Closures of I-405 Ramp Update: 12/19/2014 Construction on the Eastside has been closing I-405 ramps in Bellevue, Kirkland and Bot...
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There are activities at the Evergeen State Fairgrounds all year 'round, and the bus can get you there!
Community Transit Route 270 and Route 275 stop at the Monroe Park & Ride at the end of the fairgrounds parking lot. During the Evergreen State Fair, these routes serve a special stop near the west entrance of the fair.
The 2014 Evergreen State Fair runs from Aug. 21 - Sept. 1. Community Transit runs regular service Monday-Saturday on these routes. Be sure to check the route schedules as mid-day and Saturday service is different than weekday peak-hour service.
Community Transit buses do not operate on Sundays or Labor Day.
Service to and from Everett
Between Everett and Monroe, there is a Route 270 or Route 275 bus every 30 minutes on weekday mornings and evenings, and hourly service in the middle of the day. The last bus to Everett leaves the fairgrounds at 8:43 p.m.
On Saturdays, Route 275 between Everett and Monroe runs every hour starting at 7:05 a.m. The last trip to Everett leaves the fairgrounds at 6:09 p.m.
Check the Bus Plus schedule book or online schedules for all trip times.
Service to and from Gold Bar
Between Gold Bar and Monroe, there is a Route 270 bus every hour on weekday mornings and evenings, and every 90 minutes in the middle of the day. In the mid-day, Route 270 ends at Highway 2 and Chain Lake Rd. about one mile east of the fairgrounds. Riders can transfer to Route 275 to complete their trip to the fair. The last bus to Gold Bar leaves the fairgrounds at 7:45 p.m.
On Saturdays, Route 270 runs every 90 minutes starting at 8:23 a.m. On Saturdays, Route 270 ends at Highway 2 and Chain Lake Rd. The last bus to Gold Bar leaves Chain Lake Rd. at 6:22 p.m. To catch that last bus to Gold Bar, riders must leave the fairgrounds on Route 275 at 5:36 p.m.
Check Bus Plus or online schedules for all trip times.
Taking the bus to the fairgrounds is cheaper than a funnel cake - and less fattening, too! Pay local fare when you ride a bus to the fairgrounds -- $2 for adults, $1.50 for kids ages 6-18 and $1 for people with a reduced fare (senior, disabled, Medicare).
If you are planning to transfer between buses, the best value is to use an ORCA card, which will transfer the value of your first trip onto other buses for up to two hours. Community Transit no longer issues paper transfers, so cash-paying customers will need to pay full fare for each bus they board. ORCA cards may be purchased online at www.orcacard.com and in person at Everett Station or at most Safeway and QFC stores.