Temporary stop closures for Big Blue Bus due to Expo Line construction

Photo: SM Big Blue Bus Official Facebook

Photo: SM Big Blue Bus Official Facebook

Due to Expo Line Phase II construction, Santa Monica’s Big Blue Bus will temporarily close the following eastbound Route 5 stops until further notice:

  • Eastbound Colorado Ave. at Lincoln Blvd., 11th St., 14th St. and 17th St. Riders should board/disembark on Colorado at 7th St. or 20th St.

The following BBB Route 12 stops will also be temporarily closed:

  • Bagley Ave. at Exposition Blvd.; instead disembark on National Blvd. at Bagley Ave. or Venice Blvd. at Robertson Blvd.
  • Venice Blvd. at Bagley Ave. and Culver Blvd.; instead disembark on National Blvd. at Bagley Ave. or Venice Blvd. at Robertson Blvd.

Detours for Route 12 will be in effect Monday through Friday from approximately 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Buses will travel regular route from UCLA to National Blvd. at Bagley Ave., then continue on National Blvd. to Expo Culver City Station. Service times remain the same from Expo Culver City Station to UCLA.