Gold Country Stage Route Map
Where's my bus?
Where is the closest bus stop?
If you have a smart phone, you can load a map of our system in your phone to see where your bus is and see where our bus stops are located. You can select a single route or select all to see all buses. Zoom in and bus stop locations will become visible.
Load https://cnts.routematch.com/fixedroute/ into your web browser at home or on your smart phone to see our map in action. No more wondering if you missed the bus or not.
Lucky Route 7 - Service to North San Juan
Pilot service to North San Juan and the San Juan Ridge begins Monday July 8, 2019. Service will operate 3 round trips per day, Monday - Friday.
Fare Free Events
The next Fare Free Event will be Wednesday August 7th thru Sunday August 11th in conjunction with the Nevada County Fair. Come ride the bus for free to the County Fair!
The direct-to-Fair bus will be available in Grass Valley and will depart from Church and Neal Streets (in front of Tri-Counties Bank) starting at 10:30 am on Wednesday and at 9:30 am on Thursday through Sunday. The bus runs every 30 minutes with additional stops at the Pine Creek and K-Mart shopping centers and the Tinloy Transit Center. The last departure from the Fairgrounds leaves at 11:00 pm. Call 477-0103, extension 0, for schedules, pick-up points or trip planning.
Summer Youth Pass Is Back!
Opens a New Window. The Summer Youth Pass offers unlimited rides on all Gold Country Stage fixed routes (1 - 7) for kids aged 6 -17 years old, from June 1 through August 31, 2019 for just $25.00. The pass is available for purchase at the Gold Country Stage offices at 13081 John Bauer Ave., Grass Valley, 95945 during regular business hours 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday - Friday. Please have proof of age and the child present when purchasing the pass.
For information regarding the "Golden Ticket" please click on the Fares and Passes page on the left.
2019 Discount Card renewal
If you have a Discount Card with the label "Discount Card" on the bottom of the card, it expires on December 31, 2018. You must renew your card before December 31 in order to receive discount fares in 2019. Drivers will not honor your 2018 card in 2019. In order to improve service efficiency, Gold Country Stage (GCS) began issuing Discount Fare Picture ID cards to eligible users. Cards may be obtained at theTransit Services office, 13081 John Bauer Ave. Grass Valley Monday - Friday 8:00 - 5:00 or the Tinloy Transit Center on the first two working days of each month 8:00 - 5:00. An application is located on our web site on the Fares and Passes page along with the accepted documentation for eligibility. ALL DISCOUNT FARE USERS WILL BE REQUIRED TO OBTAIN A DISCOUNT FARE ID CARD.
Change in check acceptance policy
GCS will no longer accept personal checks under $20.00.