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RIDER ALERT: Bishop Night Rider
Bishop Night Rider is cancelled for Friday August 7, 2020. Trips can be scheduled this afternoon through Bishop Dial-A-Ride until 5:30 pm with service ending at 6:00 pm.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Please call (760) 872-1901 Ext. 22 with any questions.

RIDER ALERT: Benton to Bishop Service
The Benton to Bishop Service is cancelled for Friday August 7, 2020. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Please call (760) 872-1901 Ext. 22 with any questions.   

RIDER ALERT: Bishop Creek Shuttle
The Bishop Creek Shuttle will drop-off and pick-up passengers as close to the South Lake parking lot / Bishop Pass trailhead as possible during the road/parking lot construction. Flaggers and pilot cars are being used to control alternating road traffic, please allow for 30-45 minute delays on this route until further notice. For inquiries about the construction project & parking availability, please contact the Inyo National Forest.

RIDER ALERT: Mammoth Express Times Changes
Beginning July 1, 2020 the 6:50 am northbound run will be replaced with a 6:45 am run and the 7:00 pm southbound run will be replaced with a 7:05 pm run.

RIDER ALERT: All passengers over 2 years old are required to wear a face covering. Per the California Department of Public Health https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/CDPH%20Document%20Library/COVID-19/Guidance-for-Face-Coverings_06-18-2020.pdf

♦ Reds Meadow Shuttle 2020 Cancellation 
The Reds Meadow Shuttle has been canceled for Summer 2020. The shuttle is expected to run as usual in 2021. 

♦COVID-19 Response Notice:
To allow for social distancing, buses will not be loaded to capacity, masks are required on all routes, and reservations  for Reno and Lancaster Routes are are recommend. Please see this News Post for information about Eastern Sierra Transit’s certification in Inyo and Mono Counties indicating state guidelines for safe operations have been met. 

♦ Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Reimbursement Eastern Sierra Transit Authority office is temporarily closed to the public due to the COVID-19 health crisis. We are, however, still available to help you. We encourage you to send forms by mail: P.O. Box 1357, Bishop, CA 93515 Or fax 760-784-9566 If you have questions PH: 760-872-1901 ext. 17 Linda or ext. 11 Dawn.

♦ESTA’s 2020 Holiday Service Reductions
Please read our News Post regarding ESTA 2020 Holidays and related service reductions.

♦Mammoth Lakes Bus Stop Closure (temporary)
Bus stops 13E and 14E (Main St., downhill) are closed until further notice due to road construction.

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♦ RIDER ALERT: Bishop Night Rider is cancelled for Friday August 7, 2020. Trips can be scheduled this afternoon through Bishop Dial-A-Ride until 5:30 pm with service ending at 6:00 pm.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Call (760) 872-1901 Ex. 22 with questions.

8/5/2020 3:30pm: The Benton to Bishop Service is cancelled for Friday August 7, 2020. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Please call (760) 872-1901 Ext. 22 with any questions.

7/7/20 3:20pm 395 Route North: Detour in place due to active brush fire (Numbers Fire) south of Gardnerville, NV. Please expect 30-45 minute delays until Highway 395 is reopened.

Rider Alert 7/2/2020:The Bishop Creek Shuttle will drop-off and pick-up passengers as close to the South Lake parking lot/Bishop Pass trailhead as possible during the road/parking lot construction. Flaggers and pilot cars are being used to control alternating road traffic.

Rider Alert 7/2/2020 1of2: The Bishop Creek Shuttle will drop-off and pick-up passengers as close to the South Lake parking lot/Bishop Pass trailhead as possible during the road/parking lot construction.

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