The city of Petaluma, with a population of 61,917, is located in southern Sonoma County approximately 17 miles south of the city of Santa Rosa.

Intercity Service

Sonoma County Transit’s Route 40 provides intercity service that connects Petaluma to Sonoma. Route 44 connects Petaluma to Rohnert Park where transfers to other Sonoma County Transit Routes, local Rohnert Park routes can be made. Route 44 connect Petaluma to Santa Rosa, Rohnert Park, and Cotati. Routes 40, 44 and 48 operate every weekday.

Fares on Route 40, 44 and 48 are zone-based and vary between $1.50 & $3.00 for adults, $1.25 to $2.75 youth and $0.75 to $1.50 for seniors.

ADA Paratransit Service

Sonoma County Paratransit provides paratransit services, in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, during the same hours and days as Sonoma County Transit’s fixed-route service.

For more information on ADA paratransit services and Sonoma County Paratransit, contact Sonoma County Transit’s ADA paratransit coordinator at 707-585-7516.

Fare Options

In addition to cash fares, Sonoma County Transit provides several transit pass options, including the regional “Clipper” card. The Clipper card is the primary fare media on SMART.