Public Transit in Piedmont

Did you know that transportation represents half of Piedmont's greenhouse gas emissions? One of the best ways that Piedmonters can reduce their emissions is to take advantage of the ample public transit options available to them. Where ever you're traveling to in the Bay Area or beyond, there are numerous options available to you using public transit.

Piedmont's BART Shuttle - AC Transit Bus 11

One of Piemdont's greatest public transit resources is AC Transit's bus #11. Each half hour, the 11 bus gives Piedmonters access to downtown Oakland, BART, and destinations beyond. The ride from downtown Piedmont to 19th Street BART is just 15 minutes. Click here to access the full schedule for AC Transit's Line 11.

Below is a full breakdown of the public transit options available to Piedmonters.


Buses

AC Transit
phone: 511 and say "AC Transit"
http://www.actransit.org/

Train

Bay Area Rapid Transit
(510) 465-2278
http://www.bart.gov/
Train Service to San Francisco, Richmond, Fremont, Concord, as well as San Francisco and Oakland Airports

Paratransit

East Bay Paratransit
(510) 287-5000
http://www.actransit.org/riderinfo/paratransit.wu

East Bay Paratransit gives rides to people who have a disability or a health condition that prevents them from using buses or BART trains. AC Transit and BART established this service to meet the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. East Bay Paratransit takes riders from where they are to where they want to go, in a sedan or lift-equipped van. It's not necessary to wait at a bus stop or go to a BART station.