Modesto Area Express, better known by the acronymMAX, is the primary bus agency for Modesto, a Northern California city with over 200,000 inhabitants. The agency provides regular transit and dial-a-ride local service in addition to commuter feeder service to regional rail systems, BART, ACE and Amtrak's San Joaquin train.
Hours of operation are: 6:00 am – 7:45 pm, Mon- Fri; 7:45 am – 7:00 pm, Saturday; 8:45 am – 6:00 pm, Sunday. There is no service on certain holidays: New Year's Day, Presidents' Day (observed), Memorial Day (observed), Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day.
There is priority seating for older adults and persons with impaired abilities. All buses have wheelchair lifts and also offer bike racks.