Submitted by Whatcom Transportation Authority
On Sunday, May 28th, WTA will run extra buses between Western Washington University (WWU) and the Fairhaven Festival in downtown Fairhaven.
Free parking will be available at WWU’s C Lot on Bill McDonald Parkway at West College Way. Buses will depart every 15 minutes from the stop on the West side of Bill McDonald Parkway beginning at 11:55 a.m. WTA will have signs marking the correct bus stop, and “Ski to Sea” will be displayed on the bus headsigns. If riders have any questions, a WTA driver will be able to assist them to their destination.
The last extra departure to Fairhaven will be at 7 p.m. After 7 p.m., Route 14 returns to its regular schedule.
Riders can also catch Route 1 between the Downtown Bellingham Station and Fairhaven every 15 minutes on Ski to Sea Sunday, from 11:55 a.m. to 6:55 p.m. Outside of this window, Route 1 will run every 30 minutes as scheduled.
Rides cost $1 per trip, and everyone 18 and under rides free! WTA will also accept all valid WTA bus passes. Riders can also download the Umo mobile pay app to pre-load a bus pass. For more information on routes, fares, and passes, visit www.ridewta.com or call 360.676.7433.