California Transit Association

Member Profiles

Union City Transit

<p>Union City Transit Bus In-Service</p> (Year: 2015)

Operating Revenue


Operating Expenditure


Capital Revenue


Capital Expenditure


Fleet Inventory

18 buses, 6 paratransit vehicles, 3 microtransit vehicles


Year Founded


Governing or Corporate Structure

Union City Transit is a service of the City of Union City. It is governed by the Union City City Council.

Significant Historical Milestones

In 1974, the City began operating the service (through a contractor) to provide public bus transportation service to the Union City BART station. Previously, it was a private service (jitney).

Notable Achievements

Opened the Union Landing Transit Center in 2004. Union City Transit's active fleet became 100% CNG in 2012. Started Microtransit service called the Union City Flea (Flexible, Local, Easy, Access) in 2021.

Public Transit and Commuter Rail Agencies

Number of Employees


Annual Ridership


Number of Bus Routes Provided

5 + Microtransit

Number of Rail Lines Served


Year: 2015

Union City Transit Bus In-Service

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Year: 2015

Union City Paratransit Service

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Year: 2015

Union City Transit buses at the Union City BART Station

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Year: 1975

Union City Transit "Flea" bus at the Union City BART station. The service used to be called the "The Flea" due to the look of the vehicles.

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Year: 2004

The Union Landing Transit Center

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