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Transportation Resources


  • Otter ID access to MST buses will resume at the beginning of the Fall 2022 Semester. Check for up to date schedules and changes.
  • MST Line 25 will resume weekdays only beginning August 22nd.

Monterey-Salinas Transit

Monterey-Salinas Transit (MST) is the Monterey Bay's for regional public transit provider. Regular service extends throughout Monterey County and as far as Santa Cruz, San Jose, and Paso Robles. is the best resource for up-to-date route maps, schedules, and trip planning information. 

Your Otter ID Card is your fare

Bring your Otter ID card to swipe as your board the bus.  

CSUMB Student riding MST bus

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Use the 'Transit' App

Save time waiting at the bus stop. Use the RealTime 'Transit' App, text or call to get live information on the next approaching MST bus.

Transit app home screen beside the app logo

MST Rides

MST Rides provides fully accessible door-to-door transit. Riders must qualify and scheduled each ride ahead of time. Learn more about MST's ADA Paratransit service.

MST On-Call

MST On-Call will take you anywhere in the Marina zone or to a timed transfer with one of MST’s nearby bus routes at the Marina Transit Exchange. Learn more about MST On-Call.

How it works

  1. Call 1-866-663-3278 at least one hour before you wish to leave.
  2. Schedule a pick-up time daily or weekly standing appointments for regular pick-ups for work, school or other travel needs.
  3. Meet us at the stop Simply board and swipe your student ID.
MST Rides Bus driving along the beach.