Sep 11, 2014
Construction Closes Stop at Southbound Aurora Ave at N. 205th St. Effective Wednesday, September 10 into late 2015, Stop #2089 in Shoreline will be closed due to constructio...
Sep 9, 2014
Expect Service Delays During Paving Project From Monday, Sept. 8 to Saturday, Sept. 20, WSDOT will be paving SR 530. Traffic delays of up to 20 minutes are e...
Sep 2, 2014
Until further notice, the following bus stops will be closed due to construction on High Street, 4th Street and Alder Avenue: southbound 1st St., south of...
Sep 2, 2014
Five-Corners Construction Reroute Bypasses Stops in Edmonds Route 115 buses will reroute to bypass the intersection of 84th Avenue W and 212th due to construction...
Sep 2, 2014
The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) will be doing construction work on Highway 530 east of Oso on Wednesdays until the project is complete. This will impac...
Aug 4, 2014
When the Mariners play weekday home games, buses into and out of Seattle are often delayed. The delays often get worse on later trips. Plan ahead. View the Mariners schedule...
Get Email & Text Alerts what's this?
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.