The City of Downey’s public transit system, DowneyLINK, operates Monday through Friday from 6:30am to 6:30pm with four circulating routes. All routes begin and end at the Downey Depot Transportation Center located at 8150 Nance Street (one block south of Firestone Blvd. off Downey Avenue). MV Transportation provides contracted services on behalf of the City of Downey.
Downey LINK and all transit services comply with ADA, Section 504 and Title VI regulations, including the Reasonable Modifications Policy for transit. Please contact us at (562) 529-LINK (5465) or use the City's ADA Grievance Procedure if you have concerns or complaints.
Between the hours of 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. the Downey Link will offer modified routes with the Northwest and Northeast combining into just the NORTH route and the Southeast and Southwest combining into just the SOUTH route. Services outside of 9am-2pm will not change. To view the modified schedules and maps beginning on May 1, 2017 click on the following links:
- Modified DowneyLink Map
- Modified Downey Link Individual Routes and Schedules:
The fare is .50 cents a ride with free transfers to the other DowneyLINK routes when transfers are sequential. Riders may transfer from one DowneyLINK route to another—ask the Driver for a transfer. (Note: MTA transfers or passes are not accepted on DowneyLINK and DowneyLINK transfers are not valid for use on MTA vehicles.) 30-Use Bus Tickets available beginning Monday, August 1, 2011. View information on 30-use tickets.
Persons with a disability with a valid ACCESS Services identification card ride free.
The DowneyLINK office phone is (562) 529-5465 (LINK).
Green Line Access
The Southeast Route of DowneyLINK will embark and disembark passengers at a stop south of the Lakewood Green Line Station on Gardendale east of Lakewood Blvd. For more information regarding DowneyLINK services, please phone (562) 529-5465 (LINK).