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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

 

 

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
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
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
6:40A
8:40A
10:40A
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.