The city of Sebastopol, with a population of 7,745, is located approximately 10 miles west of downtown Santa Rosa on Highway 12.
Sonoma County Transit provides local service in Sebastopol via Route 24, the Sebastopol Shuttle. The Shuttle operates on weekdays between the hours of 7:45am and 6:36pm and on Saturday between 9:00am and 3:11pm. The Shuttle, whose terminus is the downtown Transit Hub, serves key local destinations including Safeway, the Sebastopol Senior Center, Burbank Heights and Lucky’s Market along its route which spans from Gravenstein Highway/Mill Station Road to the north and Gravenstein Highway/Cooper Road to the south.
The Sebastopol Shuttle is free for all riders under Sonoma County Transit’s “Fare-Free” program. The Sebastopol Shuttle’s “Fare-Free” program is subsidized by the City of Sebastopol.
In addition to local service, Sonoma County Transit’s Route 20 provides intercity service that connects Sebastopol to west County (Graton, Forestville, Rio Nido, Guerneville, Monte Rio) and to downtown Santa Rosa 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 20 operates on a daily schedule.
Fares on route 20 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. Local and intercity paratransit services are provided in Sebastopol.
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.