The RTD County Hopper is a deviated fixed route bus service connecting Stockton, Tracy, Lodi, Manteca, Ripon, and Lathrop. The Hopper replaces RTD
Countywide General Public Dial-A-Ride (DAR), Rural Elderly & Disabled DAR,
and County Area Transit (CAT) Fixed Route services during Hopper service
hours, in the areas covered by the Hopper service.
Most* RTD County Hopper routes will deviate up to 3/4 of a mile for ADA-certified Elderly & Disabled passengers not able to reach the fixed route stops (for
certification information, please call 209-982-4514, option 3).
Reservations are required 1-2 days in advance for all Hopper deviations.
Hoppers will deviate up to three times per trip, not to exceed two
deviations per person.