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Summer Bus Routes, Schedules & Information

The Town of Vail Transit Department provides free year-round bus service throughout Vail.

The town's free bus service offers its residents and guests timely service to and from Vail Mountain and throughout town.

Summer schedule runs June 2nd - November 15th, 2018

 

IMPORTANT: DUE TO CONSTRUCTION THE MATTERHORN AND PTARMIGAN BUS STOPS WILL BE CLOSED Oct. 17th & 18th

 

W.V. Green will use Donovan Pavilion for the Matterhorn stop and the Conoco station for the Ptarmigan stop W.V. Red will have a temporary bus stop just past W. Gore Creek Drive and S. Frontage for the Ptarmigan bus stop and use the ECO bus stop for the Matterhorn bus stop.

SUMMER VAIL BUS SCHEDULES: 6/2 - 11/15

WEST VAIL GREEN:
HOURS 6:00A TO 12:00A

 

West Vail Green Bus Schedule & Times

At 2am on request only, one bus will run West Vail Green (outbound from the Vail Transportation Center).

West Vail Green
  6:00A to 12:00A 6:40A to 10:40P 7:20A to 11:20A

Departure times from Vail Transportation Center

40 minute intervals
6:00A
8:00A
10:00A
12:00P
2:00P
4:00P
6:00P
8:00P
10:00P
12:00A
6:40A
8:40A
10:40A
12:40P
2:40P
4:40P
6:40P
8:40P
10:40P
7:20A
9:20A
11:20A
1:20P
3:20P
5:20P
7:20P
9:20P
11:20P
Vail Transportation Ctr. :00 :40 :20
Municipal Building  :02 :42 :22
W. Lionshead Plaza :04 :44 :24
Cascade Crossing :06 :46 :26
Cascade Village :08 :48 :28
Matterhorn :11 :51 :31
Ptarmigan :13 :53 :33
Underpass :15 :55 :35
Intermountain :17 :57 :37
Meadow Creek :19 :59 :39
Underpass :21 :01 :41
Chamonix :23 :03 :43
Pine Ridge
:25 :05 :45
Vail Commons :26 :06 :46
Buffehr Creek :27 :07 :47
Timber Ridge :30 :10 :50
Sandstone School RE-ROUTE DUE TO CONSTRUCTION
Middle Creek RE-ROUTE DUE TO CONSTRUCTION
Cascade Crossing :31 :11 :51
West Lionshead Plaza  :32 :12 :52
Lionshead Transit Center  :33 :13 :53
Municipal Building  :34 :14 :54
Transportation Center  :40 :20 :00

WEST VAIL RED:
HOURS 6:20A TO 12:20A

West Vail Red Bus Schedule & Times

ALL STOPS ARE REQUEST STOPS. USE REQUEST CORD.

At 2:00A on request only, one bus will run West Vail Red & Sandstone (outbound from the Vail Transportation Center).

West Vail Red

 

6:20A to 12:20A
7:00A to 11:00P 7:40A to 11:40P

Departure times from Vail Transportation Center

40 minute intervals

6:20A
8:20A
10:20A
12:20P
2:20P
4:20P
6:20P
8:20P
10:20P
12:20A
7:00A
9:00A
11:00A
1:00P
3:00P
5:00P
7:00P
9:00P
11:00P
7:40A
9:40A
11:40A
1:40P
3:40P
5:40P
7:40P
9:40P
11:40P
Vail Transportation Center
:20 :00 :40
Middle Creek :23 :03 :43
Sandstone School :24 :04 :44
Timber Ridge :26 :06 :46
Post Office :27 :07 :47
Lower Buffehr Creek :28 :08 :48
West Vail Mall :30 :10 :50
Chamonix :33 :13 :53
Underpass :35 :15 :55
Intermountain :37 :17 :57
Meadow Creek :39 :19 :59
Underpass :41 :21 :01
Spruce Creek :42 :22 :02
Matterhorn :44 :24 :04
Ptarmigan :46 :26 :06
Spruce Creek :47 :27 :07
Cascade Village :49 :29 :09
Cascade Crossings :50 :30 :10
West Lionshead Plaza :52 :32 :12
Lionshead Transit Center :53 :33 :13
Municipal Building :54 :34 :14
Vail Transportation Center
:00 :40 :20

EAST VAIL:
HOURS 7:10A TO 1:00A

East Vail Bus Schedule & Times

ALL STOPS ARE REQUEST STOPS. USE REQUEST CORD.

At 2:00A on request only, one bus will run East Vail & Golf Course (outbound from the Vail Transportation Center).

East Vail

6:00A to 1:00A 7:30A to 5:30P
Transportation Center  :00 :30
Ford Park :03 :33
Aspen Lane :05 :35
Booth Falls :06 :36
Falls at Vail :08 :38
Pitkin Creek :10 :40
Lupine/Bighorn Rd. :11 :41
Columbine/Bighorn Rd. :12 :42
Streamside Circle :13 :43
Timber Falls :14 :44
Racquet Club :15 :45
Bighorn Park :16 :46
Meadow Lane East :17 :47
Meadow Drive :18 :48
Main Gore/Juniper :19 :49
Main Gore/Bighorn :20 :50
Racquet Club Townhomes :21 :51
Streamside E./Bighorn Rd. :22 :52
Spruce Way :23 :53
Columbine/Bighorn Rd. :23 :53
Lupine/Bighorn Rd. :24 :54
Pitkin Creek Park :25 :55
Falls at Vail :26 :56
Booth Falls :27 :57
Bald Mtn. Rd. :28 :58
Ford Park :31 :01
Transportation Center  :40 :10

GOLF COURSE:
HOURS 7:40A TO 10:40P

Golf Course Bus Schedule & Times

ALL STOPS ARE REQUEST STOPS. USE THE REQUEST CORD.

At 2:00A on request only, one bus will run East Vail & Golf Course (outbound from the Vail Transportation Center).

Golf Course
  7:40A to 10:40P 8:10A to 5:10P
  7:40A
6:40P
8:40P
10:40P
8:10A / 9:10A
10:10A / 11:10A
12:10P / 1:10P
2:10P / 3:10P
4:10P / 5:10P
Vail Transportation Center :40 :10
Hanson Ranch Road :42 :12
Golden Peak :43 :13
Soccer Field :44 :14
Ptarmigan West :45 :15
Ptarmigan East :46 :16
1448 Vail Valley Drive :47 :17
1610 Sunburst :48 :18
Clubhouse :50 :20
1610 Sunburst :51 :21
Pullis Bridge :52 :22
Ford Park :54 :24
Vail Transportation Center :00 :30

SANDSTONE:
HOURS 6:40A TO 11:40P

 

Sandstone Bus Schedule & Times

At 2am on request only (Combined with West Vail Red), one bus will run outbound from the Vail Transportation Center. 

Sandstone
  6:40A TO 11:40P
  6:40A / 7:40A
8:40A / 9:40A
10:40A / 11:40A
12:40P / 1:40P
2:40P / 3:40P
4:40P / 5:40P
6:40P / 7:40P
9:40P / 11:40P
Vail Transportation
:40
Middle Creek :42
Sandstone School :43
Red Sandstone Road :45
Vail View/Red Sandstone Rd :47
Sandstone Creek Club :49
Simba Run :50
Vail Run :51
Sandstone School RE-ROUTE DUE TO CONSTRUCTION
Middle Creek :54
Vail Transportation
:00

IN-TOWN / VAIL VILLAGE / LIONSHEAD:
HOURS 6:30A TO 1:30A

Intown Buses

 

Vail Village and Lionshead buses operate on a varying frequency from 6:30 AM – 1:30 AM.

The covered bridge bus stop is closed and Intown buses stop on the top deck

 

Contact Info

Joyce Rihanek
Vail Transit

Bus Department Lost & Found:

Police Lost & Found:

24 Hour Bus Info:

  • Phone: 970-477-3456

Useful Bus Info

  • Be early to your stop. 
  • No smoking or alcohol allowed. 
  • No pets allowed. 
  • The Town of Vail provides next day wheelchair equipped complimentary Para Transit service for those who are unable to use our fixed route buses.  Eligibility / Medical Certification forms can be found on our website.
  • There is no charge to ride our buses.
  • Please stand behind the yellow line. 
  • On outlying routes, pull the stop request cord or strip before your stop. 
  • Strollers are not allowed to block doors or aisles.  Please collapse your stroller. 
  • Gather all your belongings before exiting the bus. 
  • Bike racks are provided on the front of outlying buses.   Bikes are not permitted inside buses.  Bikes are not allowed on the Vail Village/Lionshead buses. 
  • All Town of Vail buses are equipped with cameras for security purposes.