Rapid Amenities

Rapid stations and vehicles provide riders with a new level of service. From your wait at the station all the way through your trip, Rapid is designed to provide enhanced comfort and convenience.


I-15 corridor transit stations feature lighted shelters with seating and electronic signage with real-time, next arrival information. Stations are conveniently located at Park & Ride lots at the Escondido Transit Center, Del Lago, Rancho Bernardo, Sabre Springs/Peñasquitos, and Miramar College transit stations.

Rapid 215 stations feature custom architectural features, seating, real-time arrival signs, street lighting, and curb pop-outs to provide more room for waiting and boarding passengers.

Iconic Downtown stations will feature new landscaping, wider sidewalks, and monument signs on each block.


New, clean, natural-gas powered Rapid vehicles were designed for a comfortable ride and have improved lighting and increased headroom.

Rapid Express coaches feature high-back cushioned seats, individual seat lighting, and overhead storage.

All vehicles accept on-board cash payments and Compass Cards.

Bike Facilities

Rapid vehicles are equipped with racks that accommodate two bikes on the front of the vehicle. Rapid Express coaches have underneath storage compartments for bikes.

Several Rapid stations also provide bike storage facilities, including a new modular facility at the Sabre Springs/Peñasquitos Transit Station. Bike lockers are located at other transit stations along the Rapid routes. Visit 511sd.com/iCommute for more information.