Gold Coast Transit has been notified of possible service disruptions to the VISTA inter-community bus service, arising from recent bankruptcy proceedings associated with service contractor Coach USA
Gold Coast Transit will continue to honor all GoVentura cards through June 30, 2012. However, the sale of GoVentura cards has been suspended. In the event of any service disruption, VCTC intends to offer bus riders a refund of any currently valid VISTA bus pass and/or smart card.
Gold Coast Transit will continue to provide more information as it is received. Patrons are urged to call VCTC’s Transit Information Center at (800) 438-1112. To read VCTC’s full press release, please click here.
UPDATE as of June 28, 2012: The Ventura County Transportation Commission (VCTC) has signed an agreement with Coach USA to continue VISTA service through the month of July. The GoVentura cards are still valid on all GCT, Camarillo Area Transit, Thousand Oaks Transit, and Simi Valley Transit routes and buses. The GoVentura card is NOT VALID and is not being sold for VISTA services as the equipment will be removed from the Coach USA buses starting in July.