Los Angeles – Southern Californians can save money and reduce hassle by taking a Metrolink train to the L.A. County Fair. Metrolink will be stopping at a special stop at the Fairplex platform, between Pomona and Covina stations on the San Bernardino line Saturdays and Sundays, from Sept. 3 to Oct. 2.
Metrolink’s $10 weekend pass is good for unlimited travel on the Metrolink system between Friday at 7 p.m. and Sunday night. The weekend pass also includes free transfers to other regional bus and rail service.
Metrolink riders can also buy a $10 admission ticket to the fair valid for Saturday or Sunday online at Metrolink Rewards (www.metrolinkrewards.com). While you’re there, browse Metrolink Rewards for more special deals just for Metrolink riders. Up to three kids (5 years and younger) ride free with an adult using a valid Metrolink ticket. So pack up the family and get onboard a Metrolink train to the L.A. County Fair.
To get to the fair, Take Metrolink’s San Bernardino Line to the special Fairplex Station that stops right at the fair. A free shuttle will take you the Yellow Gate, where a day of fun will begin. Please allow 30-45 minutes to return to the train station from the Yellow Gate when returning. Click here to see the full train schedule. The San Bernardino line runs from LA Union Station to San Bernardino and includes stops at Cal State, El Monte, Covina, Pomona, Claremont, Montclair, Upland, Rancho Cucamonga, Fontana, Rialto and San Bernardino.
For more information about Metrolink, please visit www.metrolinktrains.com.
Metrolink is Southern California’s regional commuter rail service in its 19th year of operations. The Southern California Regional Rail Authority (SCRRA), a joint powers authority made up of an 11-member board representing the transportation commissions of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura counties, governs the service. Metrolink operates over seven routes through a six-county, 512 route-mile network.
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