TUCSON, AZ, AND MARANA, AZ (Tucson News Now) - To commemorate the launch of Sun Shuttle's new public service to Tucson Premium Outlets, located near Twin Peaks Road and Interstate 10, the Regional Transportation Authority (RTA), the Town of Marana and the Marana Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon cutting event on Monday, March 19.
The event will be held from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Tucson Premium Outlets at 6401 W. Marana Center Blvd, at the Bus Plaza by the North entry. The public is invited to attend.
Sun Shuttle, the region's neighborhood transit service funded by the RTA, serves Marana, Oro Valley, Catalina, Sahuarita, Green Valley, San Xavier, Tucson Estates and Rita Ranch/Southeast Tucson.
Sun Shuttle Routes 412 and 413 will provide service Monday – Saturday to the Tucson Premium Outlets. On Routes 412 and 413, passengers can travel throughout Marana, or transfer to several Sun Tran routes for free or to Sun Express Routes 104X and 204X for travel to Downtown or the Aero Park complex.
To ride Sun Shuttle, the cost to the public is $1.75 one-way full fare, or 75 cents for seniors 65 years or older, persons with disabilities, Medicare cardholders and qualified low-income with a SunGO ID & Card. Children five years and younger can ride free with a paying adult.
For specific route information, visit the website at suntran.com/sunshuttle, or call the Customer Service Center at (520) 792-9222 weekdays from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. or weekends from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.