News Flash

Posted on: May 6, 2021

Rider Alert - Bus Stop Locations Changing

Attention MAX Passengers Routes 22 and 23 Bus Stop Changes

Bus stop locations on J Street and (outbound and inbound) and McHenry and Needham (inbound) will not be served as of May 17, 2021. 

Bus Stop Relocations for Routes 22 and 23

  • J Street outbound service will be relocated to K Street at 11th, 13th, and...
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Maps and Schedules Modesto Area Express (MAX) Bus
Posted on: May 1, 2021

MAX Service to ACE Trains 5 & 6 Resumes

MAX to ACE commuter bus at stop with passengers waiting. ACE Trains 5 & 6 resume service.

Good news for Modesto Area Express MAX riders traveling to the Lathrop Altamont Corridor Express (ACE) Station. The San Joaquin Regional Rail Commission (SJRRC) announced the return of ACE Trains 5 and 6 starting May 3. That means MAX will also resume the...

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MAX to ACE Service Modesto Area Express (MAX) Bus
Posted on: April 28, 2021

May is Bike Modesto Month

Four cyclists riding on a dirt path in a green field. Bike Modesto Month

Welcome to Bike Modesto Month! Bike Modesto Month celebrates bicycling as an essential mode of transportation. Join people across the Modesto area and ride your bike all during the month of May! 

Preparing for Your Ride

  • Give your bike a tune-up. Ch...
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Bike-N-Bus Information Modesto Area Express (MAX) Bus
Posted on: May 1, 2021

Bike to Work Day 2021

Man walking bike across street in crosswalk. Bike To Work Day.

Modesto’s Bike to Work Day is Thursday, May 20. Start your day off feeling motivated by riding to work, school, or wherever your destination may be. Cycling enthusiasts should meet at the Tenth Street Plaza at 1010 Tenth Street between 7:00 AM a...

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Bike-N-Bus Information Modesto Area Express (MAX) Bus
Posted on: April 1, 2021

Modesto Area Dial-A-Ride (MADAR) Free Rides to Vaccine sites

Modesto Area Dial-A-Ride (MADAR) vehicle on the left and cartoon depiction of COVID-19 vaccine on th

Modesto Area Dial-A-Ride (MADAR) offers free door-to-door transportation to all COVID-19 vaccination sites within the Modesto Area Express (MAX) service area. 

You do not have to be a registered MADAR user to use this service. Personal care attend...

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Modesto Area Dial A Ride Modesto Area Express (MAX) Bus
Posted on: March 18, 2021

Bus Services Merging to Provide a Better Rider Experience

Bus yard at night

Public transit users in Modesto and throughout Stanislaus County will soon notice a simplified rider experience. Modesto Area Express (MAX) and Stanislaus Regional Transit (StaRT) will merge into one seamless system called the Stanislaus Regional Transit ...

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Additional Info... Modesto Area Express (MAX) Bus
Posted on: February 12, 2021

Mask Policy - Effective as of February 1st

MAX Updates Mask and Face Covering Policy

Mask Policy 

The Modesto Area Express (MAX) Mask policy which matches the current guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is currently being enforced on all transit systems. Riders without a proper face covering, or who do not meet t...

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Centers for Disease Control (CDC) website Modesto Area Express (MAX) Bus