The city of Healdsburg, with a population of 11,699, is located in northern Sonoma County approximately 15 miles north of Santa Rosa.
Sonoma County Transit provides local service in Healdsburg via Route 67, the Healdsburg Shuttle. The Shuttle operates on weekdays between the hours of 8:40am and 4:10pm and operates North and South loops whose terminus is the Safeway Shopping Center. The route connects the shopping center with downtown Healdsburg/Healdsburg Plaza, the Senior Center, central, northern and southern Healdsburg neighborhoods.
The Healdsburg Shuttle is free for all riders under Sonoma County Transit’s “Fare-Free” program. The Healdsburg Shuttle’s “Fare-Free” program is subsidized by the City of Healdsburg.
In addition to local service, Sonoma County Transit’s Route 60 provides intercity service that connects Healdsburg with Cloverdale to the north, Windsor and downtown Santa Rosa to the south where transfers to other Sonoma County Transit Routes, local Santa Rosa CityBus services and regional services provided by Golden Gate Transit can be made. Route 60 operates daily.
Fares on Route 60 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.
SMART Rail Connector Service
Initially, SMART will operate between its Airport Blvd. station (north Santa Rosa) and its southern terminus in downtown San Rafael. Coinciding with SMART’s start-up, Sonoma County Transit will introduce the Route 56 which will operate daily and provide two “Connector” trips in the morning and two trips in the evening coordinated with southbound trains in the morning and northbound trains in the evening. Route 56 is a limited stop/express route that will link the Cloverdale Depot, Healdsburg Depot and Windsor Depot with SMART’s Airport Blvd. station.
Route 56 passengers who use the regional Clipper fare payment card and transfer to/from a SMART train are not charged a fare on Route 56. Passengers who are not transferring to/from a SMART train are required to pay the same fare as referenced above for Route 60.
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. In Healdsburg, local and intercity paratransit services are provided.
For more information on ADA paratransit services and Sonoma County Paratransit contact Sonoma County Transit’s ADA paratransit coordinator at 707-585-7516.
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.