April 19, 2024
A Inexperienced Line Trolley. Courtesy San Diego MTS

The Metropolitan Transit System will improve its Inexperienced Line trolley service Saturday to accommodate anticipated giant crowds touring to Snapdragon Stadium for the San Diego Wave soccer house opener recreation.

The Wave will play the Kansas Metropolis Present at 7 p.m.

MTS officers inspired followers “to keep away from site visitors jams and excessive parking prices” by taking the Inexperienced Line to the Stadium Station.

In keeping with MTS, the Inexperienced Line will serve all stations each quarter-hour or higher, earlier than and after the sport, “to make sure a fast-paced expertise each on and off the sector.”

Together with common service departing Stadium Station after the match, MTS will run additional trolleys in between these journeys in each instructions till roughly 10 p.m., officers mentioned.

To hurry up their boarding course of, followers have been suggested to obtain the PRONTO app prematurely and cargo no less than $5 on their digital card to cowl a round-trip fare for grownup riders.

Riders can faucet or scan on the station validators to activate their move previous to boarding, and cargo their card on-line at https://www.ridepronto.com/

Folks can not buy fares for a number of riders on the identical gadget, in accordance with MTS.

Kids 12 and underneath might experience the trolley free, with no move required. Younger individuals 18 and underneath who’ve a Youth PRONTO card may experience free of charge.

MTS has free park and experience heaps for trolley riders, together with:

— Previous City Transit Heart, with greater than 400 parking spots;

— Grossmont Transit Heart, 220 free parking spots;

— El Cajon Transit Heart, 400-plus parking spots; and

— Amaya Drive, 236 free parking spots.

A full record of parking spots could be discovered on the MTS web site.

–Metropolis Information Service