We’re so convinced you’ll prefer Express Routes JX & JPX to driving, we’ll give you a free 31-Day Pass to try it. But HURRY! Supplies are limited. Click here for your free pass.



Enjoy 31 Days of Hassle-Free Carpool Lane Commuting. Absolutely FREE!

WestCAT Express Route JX & JPX

Everyone knows the carpool lane makes commuting faster. But not everyone has a carpool buddy. Until now. Welcome to WestCAT Express Routes JX & JPX. The answer to I-80 traffic. With carpool lane access and traffic light priority, WestCAT’s Express Route JX & JPX get you where you need to be faster than driving alone.

Designed with busy commuters in mind, WestCAT Express Routes JX & JPX provides frequent service between Hercules, Pinole and El Cerrito Del Norte BART. With service from 5am to 9pm, there’s a JX or JPX bus to meet every schedule.

Express Route JX JPX Schedule & Map

18 Bus Stops to Choose From*

Express Routes JX & JPX connect the cities of Hercules and Pinole with the El Cerrito Del Norte BART Station with sought-after destinations along the way. With 18 bus stops to serve you* , there’s a good chance there’s one near you.

Park & Ride Convenience

Don’t have a bus stop next door? No problem. Connect to the JX & JPX locally at the Hercules Transit Center. With plenty of available parking, it is the perfect way to combine your personal vehicle with the carpool-convenience and cost-savings of a WestCAT bus. Connect to one of 12 WestCAT routes, including Express Route JX, JPX, and the LYNX Express service to San Francisco’s Transbay Terminal.

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Trip Planning Assistance

Need help getting started? Just call WestCAT Customer Service and our trip planners will help you figure our how to use Express Routes JX & JPX or another bus to meet your specific needs. Call us today at 510-724-7993 or use our online trip planner. Just enter where you are and where you want to go and the trip planner will plan your trip for you.

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* Some bus stops are for limited service. See bus schedule for details.

Am I eligible?

You are eligible to receive this incentive if you:

  • Live or work in Hercules, Pinole, Crockett, Rodeo, or within a half a mile of the Richmond Parkway Transit Center
  • Are 18 years of age or older
  • Would otherwise drive alone to/from an employment location if this incentive program were not available
  • Agree to complete a brief questionnaire to assess the effectiveness of this program.

How Does it Work?

After you apply, we will review your application. If you qualify, we will send you a 31-Day WestCAT Pass to the home address you provide. The pass will be good for 31 days after the first time it is used.

  • One person and per household is eligible to receive an incentive during the program year from July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020, while funding is available.
  • For work commute trips only.
  • 511 Contra Costa may request verification of the information you provide.
  • Falsifying any information will disqualify you from al 511 Contra Costa programs and promotions.
  • 511 Contra Costa reserves the right to make any changes to or to terminate this program at any time without prior notification. This and all 511 Contra Costa programs are subject to funding availability
  • If you have received any 511 Contra Costa promotion or program incentives from July 1, 2019-June 30, 2020, you are not eligible to receive this incentive.
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