Important Alert :  

Weekend Rail Closure 1/22 – 1/23 All coastal rail line service will be suspended between the Oceanside Transit Center and Santa Fe Depot this weekend, January 22-23, for routine maintenance and rail infrastructure work. Weekend closures like these, referred to as Absolute Work Windows (AWWs), occur periodically during the year on a pre-determined schedule. AWWs […]


Rail Transition

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Welcome to the Rail Transition resource page where you can find news and information about NCTD’s insourcing of its rail operation. The links below provide important content and updates about the transition.

Get more information!

NCTD is hosting a series of workshops about the transition to provide more information and to answer your questions. Those interested in applying can also attend one of our interview days.

Workshops and Interview Dates


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Workshops Dates
Stuart Mesa February 2, 2022 @ 12 pm to 5 pm

February 3, 2022 @ 8 pm to 9 pm

Stuart Mesa February 8, 2022 @ 10 am to 4 pm

February 9, 2022 @ 9 pm to 10 pm

Interviews  Supervisors (Virtually) Week of February 14, 2022
Interviews – Stuart Mesa



February 22, 23, 24, 2022 @ 12 pm to 5 pm


February 28, 2022 @ 8 pm to 9 pm

Interviews – Stuart Mesa



March 1, 2, 3, 2022 @ 10 am to 4 pm


March 7, 2022 @ 9 pm to 10 pm



Frequently Asked Questions

Have more questions?  Click here to see a list of FAQs about NCTD’s Rail Transition