Alternative Transportation

Specialized Peak Travel & Commuter Trip Reduction Measures

  • TransportationFree Summer Shuttle: Annual summer program providing free 15-minute-increment bus service along MTS Route 904 from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day. Coronado has operated the Free Summer Shuttle every year since 2013.
  • Commuter Ferry: City-subsidized ferry service for pedestrians and bicyclists between the Coronado Ferry Landing and the Broadway Pier in San Diego. The free Commuter Ferry operates Monday through Friday during morning commute hours with a free return trip.
  • Diamond Awards Program: The City has been recognized at the Bronze level under SANDAG iCommute's Diamond Awards Program for its commuter incentive benefits, including resources for employees who use alternative transportation to get to work.

Active Transportation

  • Safe Routes to School Education: The City has provided Safe Routes to School education provide safety education to students for walking and bicycling to school or for other trips. Currently, about 50% of Coronado students walk or bike to school.
  • Active Transportation Master Plan: The City of Coronado has adopted a comprehensive active transportation master plan to address walking, cycling, and other non-motorized vehicle transportation in Coronado.
  • Coronado Seniors Out and About: The City operates a rideshare program for seniors, offering $1 rides throughout San Diego and up to $4 up to 25 miles.
  • Bicycle lane improvements at key bicycle corridors (i.e. Glorietta Boulevard)
  • Coronado has been recognized as a Bicycle Friendly Community, at the Silver Level (one of the highest in California)