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MTS Expands the Green Line Service for Comic-Con

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    Exhibitors bring in pieces of a "Frogger" display to set-up before Preview Night at the Comic-Con 2011 convention, Wednesday, July 20, 2011 in San Diego. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)

    Are you trying to avoid the hassle of getting downtown for Comic-Con this year? Don’t worry, MTS expands the Green Line services to make your traveling more convenient.

    The Metropolitan Transit System extended the Green Line service through Old Town to the Convention Center and the Gaslamp district. All services will be in full operation to get you to your destination for Comic-Con.

    Wednesday, July 11

    Green Line
    Trips to and from the Convention Center will operate every 15 minutes until the last trip at 10:10 p.m.

    Blue Line
    Service to downtown will operate on a normal schedule. Southbound service from 12th & Imperial Transit Center will operate every 15 minutes until 8:08 p.m. and every 30 minutes from 8:38 p.m. until the last trip at 12:08 a.m. Trains leaving downtown for Old Town will operate on a normal schedule.

    Orange Line
    Service to downtown will operate on a normal schedule. Trains will leave the Convention Center every 15 minutes until 8:15p.m. and every 30 minutes from 8:45 p.m. until the last trip at 11:45 p.m.

    Thursday, July 12 & Friday, July 13

    Green Line
    Service to the Convention Center will operate every 15 minutes beginning at 6:08 a.m. from Santee. Trips from the Convention Center will be every 15 minutes to 8:40 p.m. and every 30 minutes from 9:10 p.m. until the last trip at 12:40 a.m.

    Blue Line
    Service to downtown will operate on a normal schedule. Southbound service from 12th & Imperial will operate every 15 minutes until 8:08 p.m. and every 30 minutes from 8:38 p.m. until the last trip at 12:08 a.m. Trains leaving downtown for Old Town will operate on a normal schedule.

    Orange Line
    Service to downtown will operate on a normal schedule. Trips leaving the Convention Center will operate every 15 minutes until 8:15p.m. and every 30 minutes from 8:45 p.m. until the last trip at 11:45 p.m.

    Saturday, July 14

    Green Line
    Trains to the Convention Center will operate every 15 minutes. The first departure from Qualcomm Stadium will be at 6:25 a.m. and from Santee at 6:35 a.m. The last train to Santee will depart from the Convention Center at 1:10 a.m. (Sunday morning). Trains leaving the Convention Center will operate every 15 minutes. Starting at 8:40 p.m., eastbound trains will alternate terminating either at Qualcomm Stadium or Santee. The final departure at 1:40 a.m. from the Convention Center will terminate at the SDSU Transit Center.

    Blue Line
    Service to downtown will operate on a normal schedule. Southbound service from 12th & Imperial will operate every 15 minutes until 8:08 p.m. and every 30 minutes from 8:38 p.m. until the last trip at 12:08 a.m. Trains from downtown to Old Town will operate on a normal schedule.

    Orange Line
    Service to downtown from Gillespie Field will operate every 15 minutes beginning at 6:22 a.m.  Trips leaving the Convention Center will operate every 15 minutes until 8:15 p.m. and every 30 minutes from 8:45 p.m. until the last trip at 12:15 a.m.

    Sunday, July 15

    Green Line
    Service to the convention center will operate every 15 minutes. The first trip from Qualcomm Stadium is at 6:25 a.m. and the first trip from Santee is at 6:35 a.m. Trips from the Convention Center will be every 15 minutes until 6:40 p.m.

    Blue & Orange Lines
    Blue & Orange Lines will operate 15 minute service throughout the event.

    To avoid lines at the ticket booths, purchase your Comic-Con day passes at select Trolley Stations or the Transit Store downtown.  A one-day pass is $5, a two-day pass is $9, a three-day pass is $12 and a four-day pass is $15.

    Visit the website for more information.
     

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