Local and regional bus service
connecting Modoc County


Route Alert:  Notice of Surplus Vehicle Sale – MTA

Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received at the Modoc Transportation Agency (MTA) to sell a surplus vehicle.  Please follow the links below for more information and instructions to bid.  The bid opening has been extended to Monday,  March 19, 2018, at 2:30 p.m. 020118 Sale Notice and Bid Form ext 31918 Photos

Route Alert:  Special Meeting – January 17, 2018

Agenda for Special Meeting, January 17, 2018 Sage Stage Conference Room 1:00 p.m.011718 MTA Special Meeting Agenda

Route Alert:  2018 Bus Holidays

The Sage Stage bus will not be operating on the following holidays: New Year's Day -  Monday, January 1 President's Day - Monday, February 18 Memorial Day - Monday, May 28 Independence Day - Wednesday, July 4 Labor Day - Monday, September 3 Thanksgiving Day - Thursday, November 22 Day following Thanksgiving - Friday, November 23 Christmas Day - Tuesday, December 25 Day following Christmas - Wednesday, December 26 New Year's Day - Tuesday, January 1, 2019.    

Route Alert:  MT FY 2016-17 Fiscal Audits

MTA Audit FY 2016-17- Final

Route Alert:  Winter Weather Alerts

There are currently no alerts for Reno, Redding, Klamath Falls or Dial-A-Ride.

Route Alert:  Assignments For High School

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Route Alert:  MTA Public Records Request

Public records request application MTA Public Records Request Copy prices for public records MCTC-MTA Copy Prices

Route Alert:  2017 Title VI Plan Access

All Title VI information is available under Administration then REPORTS at bottom of this page.  To view the Plan use this link: 2017 MTA Title VI Plan

Route Alert:  MTA Title VI Complaint Procedures English

Title VI Complaint Procedures (English)

Route Alert:  MTA Title VI Complaint Procedures Spanish

2017 Spanish Complaint Procedures Spanish

Route Alert:  MTA Title VI Plan

2017 MTA Title VI Plan

Route Alert:  Notice of Title VI Rights English

Notice of Title VI Rights English

Route Alert:  2017 Title VI Complaint Form English

Title VI Complaint Form (English)

Route Alert:  Title VI Complaint Form Spanish

Title VI Complaint Form (Spanish)

Route Alert:  Notice of Title VI Rights Spanish

Title VI Notice (Spanish)

Route Alert:  New schedules begin June 5th, 2017

Coming June 5th, 2017, Sage Stage routes will adjust some departure times and days of travel on its bus schedules. Download the new schedules here

Route Alert:  2017 Construction Season-map & project list-CALTRANS

2017 Construction Season - Map

Route Alert:  Cal Pines Bus Service Effective January 3rd 2017

Ride with Sage Stage from Alturas to Cal Pines. Reservations are Tuesdays and Thursdays only. To make reservations call the Sage Stage office at (530) 233-6410, and for same day rides call the bus driver at (530) 233-3883. CAL PINES Tuesday and Thursday SCHEDULE: Depart Alturas - 8:00 AM Arrive Cal Pines - 8:25 AM Depart Alturas - 12:45 PM Arrive Cal Pines - 1:05 Depart Alturas - 3:45 Last Drop Cal Pines - 4:05 *The pickup times in Cal Pines would coincide with the drop off times from Alturas

Route Alert:  Cancellation Notice – Cedarville and Fort Bidwell Bus Service

Sage Stage bus services to Cedarville and Fort Bidwell will be cancelled effective 01/01/2017. The last day to ride the bus to/from Cedarville and Fort Bidwell is Thursday December 29th 2016. Contact the Sage Stage Office: 530-233-6410 with any questions.

Route Alert:  Sage Stage Dial-A-Ride Hours Extended

Following closely on the heals of our new "Easy as 1,2,3" fare changes, Sage Stage has extended the local Dial-A-Ride hours.  We are now available from 7:45 a.m. (first pick-up within 2 miles radius) until 5:15 p.m. (last drop-off within 2 mile radius). For Zone 2 ( within a five-mile radius) the first pick-up is at 8:15 a.m. and the last drop-off is at 4:30 p.m. For zone 3 (within a ten-mile radius) the first pick-up is a 8:30 a.m. and the last drop-off is at 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. For transportation within 2 miles of our office the Dial-A-Ride ...Read More

Route Alert:  Sagestage.com

Sage Stage is proud to launch our new mobile-friendly website. As with anything new, there may be a few bugs that crop up, so please contact us by phone if you notice anything amiss.  Or, drop us a line if you just have other feedback.

Dial-A-Ride Zones

Key: Click a zone to zoom.

2 Mile Radius from Alturas
5 Mile Radius from Alturas
10 Mile Radius from Alturas

Dial-A-Ride Fares

 Range    Zone     Fare
 0.0 – 2.0  1 – Within City of Alturas  $1.00
 2.1 – 5.0  2 – To Modoc Estates  $2.00
 5.1 – 10.0  3 – To California Pines  $3.00

Available Monday through Friday: Dial-A-Ride is door-to-door, shared transportation within 10 miles of Alturas.  It is available by advance reservation or on-demand.

  • To make an advance reservation, call (530) 233-6410 on weekdays from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Reservations can be made up to 14 days in advance.
  • To schedule or cancel a same-day trip, call the driver directly at (530) 233-3883.
  • If you will not be making a trip, please cancel at least one hour in advance. Otherwise you may be required to pay the fare.
  • Please be ready to board when the bus arrives.
  • Always allow extra time. The bus may arrive up to 15 minutes before or after the scheduled time. Routes and travel times vary by rider demand, weather and road conditions.
  • Travel is scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis. Priority is given for trips to health care appointments when scheduled at least one day in advance.
  • Subscription service is available for recurring trips to/from work, school or other routine destinations.
  • Buses only travel paved roads.  No gravel roads or driveways.

Dial-A-Ride Reservations

Advance Reservations: (530) 233-6410


Same Day Reservations/Cancellations: (530) 233-3883

Intercity connections

You can use Dial-a-Ride to connect you to intercity routes. We’ll pick you up at your home and take you directly to the bus stop. Dial-a-Ride fare applies in addition to the Intercity Route fee.