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Wheels Offers Alameda County Fair Shuttle Service from BART

Wheels will be providing a special shuttle service to the Alameda County Fair from East Dublin/Pleasanton BART. The shuttle, operating as Wheels Route 52, will provide hourly service June 14 through July 7 on days the Fair is open.

The first Route 52 trip from the Pleasanton (south) side of the East Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station will depart to the fairgrounds at 11:14 a.m. Riders should follow wayfinding signs directing to the right as they leave the BART tunnel. The last Route 52 trip will depart the Alameda County Fairgrounds at 11:16 p.m. Pick up and drop off at the fairgrounds are at Yellow Gate on Pleasanton Avenue across from the Pleasanton ACE station. Check for the full schedule, including a modified schedule for July 4. Regular Wheels bus fares apply.

Tri-Valley residents can also leave their cars at home and catch the bus to go to the fair. Fairgoers can board any westbound Route 10R bus along Railroad Avenue and Stanley Boulevard or at the Livermore Transit Center where ample free parking is available at the Livermore Valley Center Parking Garage. Riders will need to exit the bus on Peters Avenue in downtown Pleasanton, walking approximately four blocks to the Fair’s Yellow Gate entrance on Pleasanton Avenue.

For more information on Wheels and its services, visit or contact customer service at 925-455-7500. Keep up to date with company news, schedule changes and rider alerts by following us on Facebook, Instagram and X @wheelsbus.

About the Livermore Amador Valley Transit Authority

The Livermore Amador Valley Transit Authority (LAVTA) was created in 1985 by the cities of Dublin, Livermore, Pleasanton, and Alameda County to provide public transit in the Tri-Valley. LAVTA supports sustainability by reducing vehicle trips and traffic congestion and improving air quality. In addition to passenger fares, the agency is supported financially by federal, state and local agencies, including Alameda County Transportation Commission Measure BB. In 2020, LAVTA was named the top transit agency of its size in North America by the American Public Transportation Association.