California Department of Transportation

Bicycle, Pedestrian, Transit, and Intercity Rail



Caltrans District 5 Bicycle Map
The Bicycle Map shows on which District 5 state highways bicycles are and are not allowed. For those sections of highway where bicycles are not allowed, alternative routes are illustrated. The Bicycle Map can be downloaded (Adobe PDF format, 3 MB) and printed on standard letter-size paper.


California State Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan Draft
Review the Draft Plan and provide your feedback!

County and Community Bicycle Maps

Bicycle maps published by local agencies are also available:
Santa Barbara County (North)
Santa Barbara County (South)
San Luis Obispo County
Monterey County
Santa Cruz County


Caltrans Bicycle Program

The Caltrans Bicycle Program page, with contact information, tips, safety information, and bicycle related sites.

Bicycle Safety

Click here to see videos on cycling safely on city streets (external site not affiliated with Caltrans).


California Walks
A coalition of nonprofit pedestrian advocacy groups promoting walkable communities for all people throughout California. Click here to visit their website.



Intercity Rail

Amtrak California provides rail service and thruway bus connections between cities in California. It is managed and coordinated by the Caltrans Division of Rail. The Pacific Surfliners and San Joaquins serve areas within the district. In addition, Amtrak’s interstate Coast Starlight operates along the coast and connects California to the rest of the country.


Bicycle and Pedestrian
Melissa Streder
(805) 549-3800

Transit and Intercity Rail
Jennifer Calate, Associate Transportation Planner
(805) 549-3099

Last updated: May 3, 2017