TUCSON, Ariz. –This Sunday, November 9, the Sun Link streetcar has extended its hours of operation to 11 p.m. for the 25th annual All Souls Procession to allow event attendees to park, dine and ride Sun Link to the parade and grand finale. There are more than 11,000 parking spaces along the streetcar line and parking is free at more than 1,200 metered street spaces after 5 p.m. Friday through the weekend.
Each Sun Link passenger is required to have a valid SunGO Card or Ticket with pass or value before boarding, as cash is not accepted on the streetcar. A 1-Day SunGO Ticket can be purchased for $4 at any one of the streetcar stops or at the Ronstadt Transit Center. However, riders are encouraged to purchase a SunGO product before the event to help avoid wait times. To pay-by-the-ride, purchase a SunGO Card at any sales outlet, and load cash value to ride the streetcar. If paying with cash value on a SunGO Card, the cost is $1.50. Children five years of age and younger can ride free with a paying passenger. More information on how to pay with SunGO
If riding Sun Tran to the annual All Souls Procession, be sure return service is available at the time needed. Sun Tran’s Sunday service ends as late as about 9 p.m. on select routes only. Starting at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sun Tran Routes 3, 4, 7, 9, 10, 16, 19, 21 and 22 will be on detour throughout the evening to accommodate the event. Due to the closure of multiple streets, passengers are encouraged to visit the Alerts and Detours page on www.suntran.com to view best boarding locations as many bus stops will be discontinued. Passengers should expect delays.
For more Sun Link and Sun Tran information, passengers are encouraged to visit www.suntran.com or call the regional Customer Service Center at (520) 792-9222 (for individuals with TDD equipment call: 520-628-1565). The Customer Service Center is open weekdays 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. and weekends from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.