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Winter 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.


The Winter Schedule runs December 11, 2017 until April 15, 2018.

 

WINTER BUS SCHEDULES

GOLF COURSE INBOUND:
HOURS 6:45A TO 10:15A

 

GOLF COURSE INBOUND:
6:45am to 10:15am

ALL STOPS ON ALL GOLF COURSE ROUTES ARE REQUEST STOPS. USE THE REQUEST CORD.

Golf Course Inbound:

6:45a 7:45a to 10:15a
30 min intervals
Vail Transportation Ctr :45 :45 :15
Ford Park :47 :47 :17
Pulis Bridge :48 :48 :18
Club House :50 :50 :20
1610 Sunburst :51 :51 :21
1448 Vail Valley Drive :52 :52 :22
Ptarmigan East :53 :53 :23
Ptarmigan West :54 :54 :24
Soccer Field :55 :55 :25
Golden Peak :56 :56 :26
Gore Creek Drive :57 :57 :27
Vail Transportation Ctr :05 :05 :35

GOLF COURSE OUTBOUND:
HOURS10:45A TO 2:45P, 5:45A TO 9:45P, 10:50P, 11:50P

 

GOLF COURSE OUTBOUND:
10:45am to 2:45pm, 5:45am to 9:45pm, 10:50pm, 11:50pm

ALL STOPS ON ALL GOLF COURSE ROUTES ARE REQUEST STOPS. USE THE REQUEST CORD.

ADDED GOLF COURSE SERVICE 2:00A:  At 2:00A the Town of Vail will provide a Golf Course bus at the Transportation Center ( Outbound Only ).  The bus will run only if there are passengers at the Transportation  Center.    

Golf Course Outbound:

10:45a-2:45p
5:45p-9:45p
10:50p
11:50p
2:45p-5:15p
  60 min intervals 60 min intervals 30 min intervals
Vail Transportation :45 :50 :45 :15
Hanson Ranch Road :47 :52 :47 :17
Golden Peak :48 :53 :48 :18
Soccer Field :49 :54 :49 :19
Ptarmigan West :51 :56 :51 :21
Ptarmigan East :52 :57 :52 :22
1448 Vail Valley Drive :53 :58 :53 :23
1610 Sunburst :54 :59 :54 :24
Club House :56 :01 :56 :26
1610 Sunburst :57 :02 :57 :27
Pulis Bridge :58 :03 :58 :28
Ford Park :00 :05 :00 :30
Vail Transportation :05 :10 :05 :35

LIONSRIDGE LOOP:
HOURS 6:15A TO 8:15P

 

LIONSRIDGE LOOP:

60 Minutes Intervals

LIONSRIDGE runs from:
6:15A - 8:15P
Vail Transportation Ctr :15
Middle Creek :17
Sandstone School :18
Timber Ridge :21
Post Office :21
Lower Buffehr Creek :22
Glacier Court :24
Grand Traverse :25
Simba Run :27
Vail Run :28
Sandstone School :30
Middle Creek :32
Vail Transportation Ctr :35

SANDSTONE:
HOURS 6:00A TO 2:10A

 

SANDSTONE:
6:00am to 2:10am

At 2:10am one bus will run to Sandstone, outbound, on request only.

Sandstone from:

6a to 8a
10a to 3p
5p to 8:30p
30 min intervals
8a to 10a
3p to 5p
20 min intervals
8:50p
9:10p to 2:10a
30 min intervals
Vail Transportation :00 :30 :00 :20 :40 :50 :10 :40
Middle Creek :02 :32 :02 :22 :42 :52 :12 :42
Sandstone School :03 :33 :03 :23 :43 :53 :13 :43
Red Sandstone Road :05 :35 :05 :25 :45 :55 :15 :45
Vail View/Red Sandstone Rd :07 :37 :07 :27 :47 :57 :17 :47
Sandstone Creek Club :08 :38 :08 :28 :48 :58 :18 :48
Simba Run :10 :40 :10 :30 :50 :00 :20 :50
Vail Run :11 :41 :11 :31 :51 :01 :21 :51
Sandstone School :13 :43 :13 :33 :53 :03 :23 :53
Middle Creek :14 :44 :14 :34 :54 :04 :24 :54
Vail Transportation :20 :50 :20 :40 :00 :10 :30 :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

6:00A to 8:30P
9:10P/11:10P/1:10A 9:50P/11:50P/1:50A 10:30P/12:30A
  30 Min Intervals 40 Min Intervals
Vail Transportation Center
:00 :30 :10 :50 :30
Middle Creek :02 :32 :12 :52 :32
Sandstone School :03 :33 :13 :53 :33
Timber Ridge :06 :36 :16 :56 :36
Post Office :07 :37 :17 :57 :37
Lower Buffehr Creek :08 :38 :18 :58 :38
West Vail Mall :10 :40 :20 :00 :40
Pine Ridge :12 :42 No service, but bus will stop on request at the intersection of Buffehr Creek/ North Frontage Road
Vail Commons :13 :43
Upper Buffehr Creek :14 :44
West Vail Mall :16 :46
Chamonix :19 :49 :23 :03 :43
Underpass :21 :51 :25 :05 :45
Intermountain :23 :53 :27 :07 :47
Meadow Creek :25 :55 :29 :09 :49
Underpass :27 :57 :31 :11 :51
Spruce Creek :28 :58 :32 :12 :52
Matterhorn :30 :00 :34 :14 :54
Ptarmigan :32 :02 :36 :16 :56
Spruce Creek :33 :03 :37 :17 :57
Cascade Village :35 :05 :39 :19 :59
Cascade Crossings :36 :06 :40 :20 :00
West Lionshead Plaza :38 :08 :42 :22 :02
Lionshead Transit Center :39 :09 :43 :23 :03
Municipal Building :40 :10 :44 :24 :04
Vail Transportation Center
:45 :15 :50 :30 :10

WEST VAIL GREEN:
HOURS 5:45A TO 2:10A

 

WEST VAIL GREEN (SOUTH TO NORTH)
5:45am to 2:10am

At 2:10am one bus will run West Vail Green, outbound, on request only.

West Vail Green

5:45a to 8:15p 8:50p
10:50p
12:50a
9:30p
11:30p
1:30a
10:10p
12:10a
2:10a
30 min intervals 40 min intervals
Vail Transportation Center
:45 :15 :50 :30 :10
Vail Municipal Building :48 :18 :52 :32 :12
W. Lionshead Plaza :51 :21 :54 :34 :14
Cascade Crossing :53 :23 :56 :36 :16
Cascade Village :55 :25 :58 :38 :18
Matterhorn/Donovan Park
:58 :28 :01 :41 :21
Ptarmigan :00 :30 :03 :43 :23
Underpass :03 :33 :05 :45 :25
Intermountain :05 :35 :07 :47 :27
Meadow Creek :07 :37 :09 :49 :29
Underpass :09 :39 :11 :51 :31
Chamonix :12 :42 :13 :53 :33
Holiday Inn :14 :44 :15 :55 :35
Vail Commons :15 :45 :16 :56 :36
Upper Buffehr Creek :16 :46 :17 :57 :37
Timber Ridge :19 :49 :20 :00 :40
Sandstone School :21 :51 :22 :02 :42
Middle Creek :23 :53 :24 :04 :44
Vail Transportation Center
:30 :00 :30 :10 :50

EAST VAIL:
HOURS 5:50A TO 7:10A

 

EAST VAIL BUS ROUTES
5:50am to 2am

At 2am one bus will run to East Vail, outbound, on request only.

East Vail
5:50a to 7:10a 7:30a to 8:15p 8:30p to 2:00a
  20 min intervals 15 min intervals 30 min
Vail Transportation Center :50 :10 :30 :30 :45 :00 :15 :30 :00
Ford Park :54 :14 :34 :34 :49 :04 :19 :34 :04
Aspen Lane :55 :15 :35 :35 :50 :05 :20 :35 :05
Booth Falls :56 :16 :36 :36 :51 :06 :21 :36 :06
Falls at Vail :58 :18 :38 :38 :53 :08 :23 :38 :08
Pitkin Creek :00 :20 :40 :40 :55 :10 :25 :40 :10
Lupine/Bighorn Road :01 :21 :41 :41 :56 :11 :26 :41 :11
Columbine/Bighorn Road :02 :22 :42 :42 :57 :12 :27 :42 :12
Streamside Circle :03 :23 :43 :43 :58 :13 :28 :43 :13
Timber Falls :04 :24 :44 :45 :00 :15 :30 :44 :14
Racquet Club :05 :25 :45 :47 :02 :17 :32 :45 :15
Bighorn Park :06 :26 :46 :48 :03 :18 :33 :46 :16
Meadow Lane East :07 :27 :47 :49 :04 :19 :34 :47 :17
Meadow Drive :08 :28 :48 :50 :05 :20 :35 :48 :18
Main Gore Juniper :09 :29 :49 :51 :06 :21 :36 :49 :19
Main Gore/Bighorn :10 :30 :50 :53 :08 :23 :38 :50 :20
Racquet Club Townhomes :11 :31 :51 :55 :10 :25 :40 :51 :21
Streamside E./Bighorn Road :12 :32 :52 :56 :11 :26 :41 :52 :22
Spruce Way :12 :32 :52 :56 :11 :26 :41 :52 :22
Columbine/Bighorn Road :13 :33 :53 :57 :12 :27 :42 :53 :23
Lupine/Bighorn Road :14 :34 :54 :58 :13 :28 :43 :54 :24
Pitkin Creek  :15 :35 :55 :59 :14 :29 :44 :55 :25
Falls at Vail :16 :36 :56 :01 :16 :31 :46 :56 :26
Booth Falls :17 :37 :57 :02 :17 :32 :47 :57 :27
Bald Mountain Road :18 :38 :58 :03 :18 :33 :48 :58 :28
Ford Park :20 :40 :00 :05 :20 :35 :50 :00 :30
Vail Transportation Center :30 :50 :10 :15 :30 :45 :00 :10 :40

FORD PARK:
HOURS 6:20A TO 8:35P

 

FORD PARK:
6:20am to 8:35pm

Please use Ford Park buses when possible. Space is limited East Vail buses.

Use East Vail bus after 8:35pm

Ford Park
6:35am - 8:35pm 6:20am - 7:50am
9:50am - 2:50pm
5:20pm - 8:20pm
Vail Transportation Ctr :35 :05 :20 :50
Ford Park :40 :10 :25 :55
Vail Transportation Ctr :45 :15 :30 :00

VAIL VILLAGE / LIONSHEAD:
HOURS 6:30A TO 1:30A

 

VAIL VILLAGE / LIONSHEAD: 

Buses operate on varying frequency from 6:30am (Covered Bridge East) to 1:30am (Covered Bridge East)

WEST VAIL EXPRESS:
HOURS - MORNING 6:42A TO 10:42A   |  AFTERNOON 2:00P TO 5:30P

WEST VAIL EXPRESS ROUTES: 10 MIN INTERVALS
6:42am to 10:42am, 2:00pm to 5:30pm

ALL STOPS ARE REQUEST STOPS. USE THE REQUEST CORD.


AM

Green highlights are West Vail Green

Chamonix :42 :52 :02 :12 :22 :32
West Vail Mall (EB)   :55 :05   :25 :35
Timber Ridge :49 :59 :09 :19 :29 :39
Cascade Crossing   :01 :11   :31 :41
Lionshead Transit Ctr.   :03 :13   :33 :43
Sandstone School :51     :21    
Vail Transport. Ctr. :55 :05 :15 :25 :35 :45

 

PM

Red highlights are West Vail Red

Vail Transport. Ctr. :00 :10 :20 :30 :40 :50
Middle Creek :02 :12 :22 :32 :42 :52
Sandstone School :03 :13 :23 :33 :43 :53
Timber Ridge :06 :16 :26 :36 :46 :56
Post Office :07 :17 :27 :37 :47 :57
Lower Buffehr :08 :18 :28 :38 :48 :58
West Vail Mall (WB) :10 :20 :30 :40 :50 :00
Chamonix :19 :23 :33 :49 :53 :03
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.