A/C Transit and BART

A/C Transit runs two bus lines (Line 680 and Line 682) that drop off directly in front of the school. Visit Actransit.org for schedules and more information.

2017/2018 BART Shuttle Schedule ( Semester 1)

Thursday, August 17, 2017 thru Friday, December 8, 2017
·  AM Shuttle – pick up at San Leandro BART @ 7:40 and 8:05 a.m.
·  PM Shuttle – departs O’Dowd to San Leandro BART @ 3:10, 3:40 and 6:15pm.
·  Early Dismissal Days – departs O’Dowd to San Leandro BART @ 2:35 and 6:15pm.                

Half-priced BART tickets are available to students. Visit BART.gov or come to the Bishop O’Dowd Business Office for more information.

Shuttle Service
For students and staff taking BART, O’Dowd runs a free shuttle service to and from the the San Leandro BART station. Complete and return this form to use this service »

Questions? Contact the O’Dowd Transportation Department directly at gbennett@bishopodowd.org or call (510)577-9100 x193.


We are pleased to announce that in an effort to be environmentally responsible, promote fuel economy and help cut down on morning drop-off traffic, we’ve joined the CarpooltoSchool.com network. It gives parents a safe, easy way to form or join a carpool, bikepool or walkpool. Get more information or sign up at bishopodowd.carpooltoschool.com.


If you are a senior who drives alone, a Student Parking Permit is available.

For questions about parking permits please call Dean Gary Mason at ext. 155, or e-mail him at gmason@bishopodowd.org.