Monterey County

Full list of road closures, service delays due to AMGEN Tour

Roads close for stage 4 of Amgen tour

MONTEREY, Calif. - Monterey city officials remind residents that the Amgen Tour of California will be coming into town on May 14, prompting a number of road closures and delays in transit service.

The following road closures will be in effect on that day:

  • Tunnel southbound from Pacific Grove to Monterey will close from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Traffic will be detoured onto Pacific Street.
  • Franklin St., from Calle Principal to El Estero, closed 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Del Monte Avenue southbound, from El Estero to Hannon, will be closed from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Polk and Calle Principal, between Jefferson and Madison streets, will close at 9 a.m.
  • Alvarado Street, from Pearl to Del Monte, will close for the farmers' market the day before race, May 13th, and will remain closed until 3 p.m. on race day.

The race will also cause delays and cancellations for the Monterey-Salinas Transit bus service between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.

The following lines will experience delays:

  • JAZZ B Aquarium - Sand City via Broadway
  • Line 1 Asilomar - Monterey
  • Line 2 Pacific Grove - Del Monte Center
  • Line 3 CHOMP
  • Line 12 The Dunes
  • Line 20 Monterey - Salinas
  • Line 24 Grapevine Express
  • Line 55 San Jose Express
  • Line 75 Presidio - Marshall Park Express
  • Line 91 Sand City

Due to street closures, there will be no bus service on Del Monte Avenue from downtown Monterey to Hannon; Franklin Street from Calle Principal to El Estero; Alvarado Street from Pearl to Del Monte; and the Lighthouse Tunnel in the Seaside-bound direction.

The following bus stops will not be in service:

  • Del Monte & Casa Verde
  • Naval Postgraduate School (Del Monte gate)
  • Del Monte & Sloat
  • Del Monte & Aguajito
  • Del Monte & Camino El Estero
  • Monterey Parking Garage
  • Tyler & Franklin
  • Franklin & Adams
  • Franklin & Cortez
  • Camino El Estero & Del Monte
  • Del Monte & Palo Verde
  • Del Monte & Casa Verde
  • Del Monte & Ramona
  • Del Monte & Virgin
  • Calle Principal Parking Garage
  • Hartnell St. & Polk

For more information, visit or call Monterey-Salinas Transit toll free at 1-888-MST-BUS1. Follow MST on Twitter at for the latest service alerts.

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