Effective September 11th, 2016
Pierce Transit is moving forward! Thanks to a gradual increase in sales tax collections, the agency is once again growing its fixed-route bus services. As detailed below, you’ll notice new trips added to various routes during weekends, evenings or mid-day hours. Looking ahead, Pierce Transit is also planning improvements in March and September, 2017. Thank you for riding Pierce Transit!
Route 1 On Weekdays, more mid-day trips are added: six new trips from TCC, and seven trips from SR-7 & Mountain Hwy. These new trips improve connections with other routes. Due to the reopening of the Pacific Avenue overpass, a long-term detour ends.
Route 2 On Weekdays, more mid-day trips are added: four from 10th & Commerce and five from Lakewood Transit Center.
Route 4 On Weekdays, evening service is extended until 9pm. Two trips are added from Lakewood Transit Center, and one trip is added from South Hill.
Route 10 On Weekdays, evening service is extended until 8pm. Three trips are added from Point Defiance, and three trips are added from TCC.
Route 13 On Weekdays, evening service is extended until 7pm with the addition of two trips from N. 24th & Proctor and two trips from TDS.
Route 14 On Weekdays, evening service is extended until 8pm with the addition of two trips from 24th & Proctor and one trip from TDS. On Saturdays, trip times are adjusted and one trip is added from TDS.
Route 42 A long-term detour begins on Route 42, due to the demolition and rebuilding of the McKinley Way overpass.
Route 45 On Weekdays, all trips leaving 10th & Commerce depart five minutes earlier, for better connections with Route 4
Route 51 Route 51 now travels to McChord Dr & Bridgeport in the Springbrook neighborhood. Route no longer travels to the Lakewood Sounder Station. See map below.
Route 53 Due to the reopening of the Pacific Avenue overpass, a long-term detour ends.
Route 54 On Weekdays, three trips are added from 56th & Portland, and one trip is added from Tacoma Mall TC.
Route 100 On Weekdays, schedule times are adjusted in both directions of travel.
Route 202 On Sundays, schedule times are adjusted in both directions of travel.
Route 425 On Weekdays, trips from Puyallup Sounder Station are adjusted. On Saturdays, schedules are adjusted in both directions of travel.
Route 500 On Saturdays, mid-day service is increased to 30-minute frequencies with the addition of seven trips in each direction.
Effective: January13th 2017 until further notice.
NorthboundTacoma to Federal Way
- From Pacific Highway/SR-99 bus will turn
- Right on South 356th Street
- Left on Kits Corner Road/SR-161/16th Ave S.
* Serve All Route 402 Bus Stops
- Continue on 16th Ave South
- Bear Right onto Pacific Highway and resume Route
On regular route