The Yosemite Area Regional Transportation System - Public Transit to Yosemite
Since it began operating in May of 2000, the Yosemite Area Regional Transportation System, YARTS, has provided an alternative to driving to over 515,000 riders traveling in the Yosemite Region. With YARTS now in its 12th year, the number of new riders continues to grow and we hope you will become one of them.
We say, “Watch the scenery, not the road”. Take away the challenge and stress of driving and the beauty of the trip comes into full focus. Many riders who have been to Yosemite before have told us that they have seen something for the first time while riding on YARTS buses.
We hope you will consider using YARTS for your trip to the Yosemite region. It will let you make the trip to Yosemite part of the pleasure of going.
And I want you to know this: We are always trying to improve the YARTS experience. If you ride with us, and come away with an idea about how we might do it even better, please contact me using the Contact Us link on this site. I will get back to you.
Dick Whittington, YARTS Transit Manager
You Could Drive, But Why?
Merced County Association of Governments, which is the governing body for Yosemite Area Regional Transportation System (YARTS), ensures that no person on the basis of race, color, or national origin will be subjected to discrimination in the level and quality of transportation services and transit-related benefits.
If you feel you have experienced discrimination in the level and/or quality of transportation services and transit-related benefits that you have received, you may register a complaint with the Federal Transit Administration by writing to Federal Transit Administration Office of Civil Rights, Attention: Title VI Program Coordinator, East Building, 5th Floor- TCR, 1200 New Jersey Ave., SE, Washington, DC 20590.
La participación de la Asociación de Gobierno del Condado de Merced, quienes representan la autoridad de la Área Región del Sistema Transportación de Yosemite (YARTS), asegura que nadie debe ser sujeto a discriminación de ningún tipo, basada en raza, color u origen de Nacionalidad en la calidad y beneficios relacionados con los servicios de transportación.
Si usted considera que ha sido víctima de algún tipo de discriminación en la calidad y/o en los beneficios recibidos relacionados con los servicios de transporte, usted puede registrar una queja a la Administración Federal de Transporte, escribiendo a Federal Transit Administration Office of Civil Rights, dirigida a: Title VI Program Coordinator, East Building, 5th Floor- TCR, 1200 New Jersey Ave.,SE, Washington, DC 20590.