- Driving An overview of driving in Santa Cruz, including tips.
- Carpooling Sharing rides to for an easier commute.
- Hitchhiking Bumming rides with strangers, a favorite Santa Cruz pastime.
- Zipcar A car sharing service.
- Alternative Fuels
- Automobile Rentals
- Automotive Services Where to fix it.
- Car Dealers Where to buy it.
- Downtown Parking Where to leave it.
- Auto Towing Who to call when it won't start.
- Greyhound Bus Lines - Nationwide bus system.
- Highway 17 Express - Express bus service to Santa Clara County.
- Monterey-Salinas Transit - Bus service to Monterey County.
- Santa Cruz Metro - Local bus route serving Santa Cruz County.
- Santa Cruz Beach-Downtown Trolley - Shuttle between Downtown Santa Cruz and the Municipal Wharf
- Trains - There are no passenger trains serving Santa Cruz, so frequently people take the Amtrak Thruway bus to San Jose.
- Walking The ins and outs of walking in Santa Cruz.
Disabled, Ill and Elderly Transportation Services
City Transportation Planning Resources and Groups
- Bike Church Bicycle repair/tool cooperative
- Campaign for Sensible Transportation
- Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz
- People Power Human powered transportation for peace and environmental preservation
- Santa Cruz County Cycling Club (SCCCC)
- Santa Cruz County Friends of the Rail Trail
- Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission
- The Santa Cruz Hub For Sustainable Transportation
Transportation Outside Santa Cruz County
The Future of Transit
Some have suggested these alternative transportation choices: