County Connection

Riding with Clipper

Tag your card every time you board.

Note: Clipper is not accepted on routes 250 and 260 and the Alamo Creek Shuttle.

Paying with Clipper

County Connection accepts the following on a Clipper card:

  • Cash value: For single rides. Adult and Youth Clipper card customers save 50 cents on local routes and 25 cents on express routes. Senior and disabled riders get a 25 cent discount on all routes. You need a cash value balance of at least $1.75 on an adult or Youth Clipper card to board. You need 75 cents on a Senior or RTC Clipper card.

    After you spend the daily maximum ($3.75 for adults and youth and $1.75 for seniors and disabled riders) on rides on County Connection, Tri Delta Transit, WestCAT (except Lynx) and Wheels, all rides on those services are free for the rest of the day.

  • East Bay regional local 31-day pass: Unlimited rides for 31 days on County Connection, Tri Delta Transit, WestCAT (except Lynx) and Wheels local routes. County Connection riders can use cash value to pay an upgrade fee for adults and youth on express routes.

  • East Bay regional express 31-day pass: Unlimited rides on County Connection, Tri Delta Transit, WestCAT (except Lynx) and Wheels express and local routes for 31 days.

Passes available for adult, youth, senior and disabled riders. Learn more about managing 31-day passes.

Transferring with Clipper

Clipper knows when to give you free and discounted rides when you transfer.

County Connection transferring to County Connection
Free ride within 2 hours of first boarding County Connection.
BART transferring to County Connection
One discounted ride within 2 hours of exiting BART, followed by one additional free ride on County Connection, Tri Delta Transit, and Wheels local and express routes and WestCAT local routes within 2 hours of boarding first bus.
FAST transferring to County Connection
Free ride within 2 hours of first boarding FAST.
SolTrans transferring to County Connection
Free ride within 2 hours of first boarding SolTrans.
Tri Delta Transit transferring to County Connection
Free ride within 2 hours of first boarding Tri Delta Transit.
WestCAT transferring to County Connection
Free ride within 2 hours of first boarding WestCAT
Wheels transferring to County Connection
Free ride within 2 hours of first boarding Wheels.

Get a free or discounted ride when you transfer from County Connection to FAST, SolTrans, Tri Delta Transit, WestCAT and Wheels.