COAST CITIES — North County residents wanting to attend the May 11 publictribute to Junior Seau at Qualcomm Stadium are encouraged to travel early
and to ride the Coaster and Trolley to the event.
The San Diego Chargers will host “The Celebration of Life” event, opening the
stadium’s gates at 4:30 p.m. with the event starting at 6:30 p.m
NCTD is advising all guests to plan to take scheduled Coaster trains
connecting to the Trolley to and from the event and will be selling a $12.00
RegionPlus round-trip ticket. The tickets will be available at all Coaster
Ticket Vending Machines. And, additional customer service staff will be
selling the tickets on the Coaster platforms at the Oceanside Transit Center,
Carlsbad Village, Poinsettia and Encinitas stations.
Customers using the TVM for their transaction are directed to press the
“Current Promotions” button to buy the RegionPlus Day Pass. The ticket
includes the fares for both the Coaster and the San Diego Trolley. The TVM
machines accept credit and debit cards and cash while NCTD customer
service staff will only accept cash.
Coaster riders should plan on exiting from the train at the Old Town Station
and to catch the Metropolitan Transit “Green Line” Trolley to the stadium. Starting
at 3:45 P.M, MTS is running additional Trolley service from the Old Town Station
to the stadium to accommodate the expected crowds.