M1-Menlo Midday Shuttle

General information



The M1-Menlo Midday Shuttle is a free community service route open to everyone. It runs between downtown Menlo Park and downtown Palo Alto via Sharon Heights in a one-way counterclockwise loop. The schedule for this shuttle is Monday through Friday, from 9:30am-3:00pm. It operates with a 20-passenger bus, with two spaces for wheelchairs and a rack that can accommodate two bicycles.

For those traveling between Belle Haven and downtown Menlo Park to Palo Alto, there are connections between this route and the M2-Belle Haven shuttle. The schedule and map for both the M1-Menlo Midday and M2-Belle Haven shuttles may be viewed online. For any further questions please contact the Transportation Division.

The shuttle service is funded through generous grants from the San Mateo City/County Association of Governments, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission Lifeline Program and the City of Menlo Park.

Complete shuttle stop list

In addition to the stops below, passengers may flag down the driver anywhere along the route, so long as it is safe to stop.

  • Menlo Park Caltrain
  • Crane Place
  • Downtown (Santa Cruz Ave at Chestnut St, Doyle St)
  • Partridge/Kennedy
  • University Dr & Partridge Ave
  • University Dr & Roble Ave
  • Draeger's Market
  • Santa Cruz Ave & Arbor Rd
  • Santa Cruz Ave & San Mateo Dr
  • Santa Cruz Ave & Hermosa Way
  • Santa Cruz Ave & Hobart St
  • Santa Cruz Ave & Elder Ave
  • Santa Cruz Ave & Lemon St
  • Avy Ave & Lucky Ave
  • Avy Ave & Altschul Ave
  • Avy Ave & Monte Rosa Dr
  • Monte Rosa Dr & Eastridge Ave
  • Sharon Heights Shopping Center
  • Menlo Commons
  • Stanford Medical Center (1101 Welch, 801 Welch)
  • Stanford Shopping Center
  • Hoover Pavilion
  • Palo Alto Medical Foundation
  • Palo Alto Caltrain (Lytton Ave & Alma St)