El Monte Transit (Trolley)
The City of El Monte operates its own in-town transit system. Previously known as "the El Monte Trolley Company," El Monte Transit operates ultra-low floor transit buses on five fixed-routes that provide transportation for residents to most major shopping areas, recreation facilities and most schools within the city.
Fare is only .50 cents per ride. Hours of operation are Monday-Friday 6 a.m. to 7:15 p.m. and Saturday-Sunday 9:20 a.m. to 6:35 p.m.
All buses leave from the El Monte Trolley Station located at 3650 Center Avenue approximately every 40 minutes. For information on routes, please call 580-2242.
New Changes to Schedule (Effective September 18, 2017)
Orange Route Detour
Family Adventure Shuttle
Sit back, relax and begin your "Family Adventure." El Monte's NEW "Family Adventure Shuttle" is designed to provide families the opportunity to share adventures together, creating lasting memories. Each month the Family Adventure Shuttle will leave from El Monte's Trolley Station located at 3650 Center Avenue. "Family Adventure" dates and times will vary each month depending on excursion.