Bus Schedules

Sit back and let someone else do the driving!

Menlo currently offers four free bus routes to and from school, between Menlo and San Mateo, Woodside, Palo Alto, and Cupertino/Los Altos.

With WiFi access and dedicated, safe drivers, our buses allow students to work (or sleep!) while they travel to and from school. Sign up for a seat on the bus through Zimride and track your bus trips through Zimride’s Commute Calendar to earn points for the transportation incentives program.

To sign up for the bus, go to Zimride and look in the right-hand column for “Menlo School Buses.” Click on “Sign up on Zimride now” and then choose your bus route. In the right-hand column, click on “Apply to Join.”

If you have any problems during your commute, please contact Robin Gomes at 650.400.7628 or our bus service representative, Veronica Ruiz, at 650.685.8263.

2017-2018 Routes and Schedules

The San Mateo Bus: San Mateo, Belmont, San Carlos

Morning
Stop Location Time
1. St. Matthew’s Catholic School front loop: 910 El Camino Real, San Mateo 7:15 am
2. SamTrans stop at 3690 S El Camino Real, San Mateo 7:22 am
3. Safeway (across Emmet from Safeway clock tower): 940 Emmet Ave., Belmont 7:29 am
4. SamTrans Stop on El Camino Real at Belmont Avenue, San Carlos 7:39 am
5. Arrive at Menlo 8:10 am
 
Afternoon
Stop Location Time
1. Depart Menlo 3:30 pm
2. Behind Trader Joe’s: 1431 Laurel St., San Carlos 3:47 pm
3. Belmont Caltrain Station 3:56 pm
4. Across El Camino from Wells Fargo, SamTrans stop 4:00 pm
5. St. Matthew’s school: on Aragon at corner of school 4:06 pm
6. St. Bartholomew’s Church: 600 Columbia Drive 4:16 pm
 

 

The Woodside Bus: Woodside, Portola Valley

Morning
Stop Location Time
1. Coldwell Banker: 2969 Woodside Rd., Woodside 7:35 am
2. Valley Presbyterian Church: 945 Portola Rd., Portola Valley 7:42 am
3. Alpine Hills Country Club: 4139 Alpine Rd., Portola Valley 7:47 am
4. Ladera Oaks Fitness Club: 3249 Alpine Rd., Portola Valley 7:51 am
5. SamTrans stop: Hillview School, Santa Cruz Ave. between Lemon St. and Hidden Oaks Dr. 8:00 am
6. Arrive at Menlo 8:10 am
 

Afternoon

Stop Location Time
1. Depart Menlo 3:30 pm
2. SamTrans stop: Hillview School 3:35 pm
3. Ladera Shopping Center, Portola Valley 3:44 pm
4. Alpine Hills Country Club: 4139 Alpine Rd., Portola Valley 3:48 pm
5. Portola Rd. and Wyndham: Sam Trans stop 3:53 pm
6. Woodside Elementary: 3195 Woodside Rd., Woodside 4:03 pm

 

The Palo Alto Bus: East Palo Alto, Palo Alto, Menlo Park 

Morning

Stop Location Time
1. SamTrans on Clarke Avenue between Tinsley and E Bayshore, East Palo Alto 7:20 am
2. Old Palo Alto: intersection of Lowell Ave. and Waverly Ave., Palo Alto 7:38 am
3. Professorville: 400 Channing Ave. at Waverly, Palo Alto 7:42 am
4. Crescent Park: Corner of Lincoln and Hamilton , Palo Alto 7:47 am
5. Willow Oaks: 544 Gilbert Ave. at Marmona Dr., Palo Alto 7:53 am
6. SamTrans stop: 1000 Coleman Ave. at Menlo Oaks, Menlo Park 7:57 am
7. Menlo-Atherton: SamTrans stop, Ringwood Ave. at Middlefield, Menlo Park 7:59 am
8. Church of Nativity: 210 Oak Grove Ave, Menlo Park 8:01 am
9. Arrive at Menlo 8:10 am
 
Afternoon
Stop Location Time
1. Depart Menlo 3:30 pm
2. Oak Grove: SamTrans stop at corner of Laurel and Oak Grove 3:40 pm
3. Menlo-Atherton: SamTrans stop, Ringwood Ave. at Middlefield 3:44 pm
4. Menlo Oaks: Corner of Coleman and Menlo Oaks, Menlo Park 3:46 pm
5. Willow Oaks: Corner of Gilbert Ave. and Marmona Dr., Palo Alto 3:51 pm
6. Crescent Park: Corner of Lincoln Ave. and Hamilton, Palo Alto 3:57 pm
7. Professorville:  Corner of Homer and Waverly at Heritage Park, Palo Alto 4:02 pm
8. Old Palo Alto: intersection of Waverly Ave. and Churchill, Palo Alto 4:06 pm
9. SamTrans on E Bayshore Road next to Mi Pueblo, East Palo Alto 4:10 pm
10.  Building Futures Now, 1848 Bay Road, East Palo Alto 4:15 pm
 

 

The Los Altos Bus: Cupertino, Los Altos

Morning
Stop Location Time
1. Cupertino: 10600 N. De Anza Blvd, VTA Stop at BJ’s Brewery 7:25 am
2. Los Altos: Eastbound El Monte Avenue, VTA Stop @ Summerhill Ave (opposite side of El Monte from 2016-2017) 7:40 am
3. South Palo Alto: 4005 Miranda Avenue, VTA Stop 7:45 am
4. Arrive at Menlo 8:10 am
 
Afternoon
Stop Location Time
1. Depart Menlo 3:30 pm
2. South Palo Alto: Miranda Avenue, VTA stop across from 4005 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto 3:50 pm
3. Los Altos: El Monte Avenue, VTA Stop between Summerhill Ave & O’Keefe Ln 4:05 pm
4. Cupertino: 10600 N. De Anza Blvd, VTA Stop at BJ’s Brewery 4:20 pm

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