CORONAVIRUS/COVID-19 RFTA Service Update

City of Aspen free shuttles had service changes effective SUNDAY, JUNE 28, 2020.

  • City of Aspen routes have increased hours. Riders can expect service from approximately 6:30am-12:00am. The Cross Town Shuttle will also return on June 28; riders should expect a modified route due to the need to operate with a larger bus for the time being.

Free Shuttle Bus Routes Around Aspen

The City of Aspen offers free shuttle routes that will take you to the office, the trail head, the ski lift and to everything else Aspen has to offer. Click on the route below to find details, times and running dates.

PDF Schedule Download (6/28/2020 REVISED SCHEDULE)

The Hunter Creek bus serves the residential area of Hunter Creek, providing access to grocery shopping and Aspen’s Post Office. Also travels near the popular Smuggler Mountain trail.

Daily: 6:25 a.m. – 12:20 a.m.

Outbound:
Departs Rubey Park Transit Center at :00, :20 & :40 past each hour.
Inbound:
Departs Hunter Creek at :05, :25 & :45 past each hour.
Departs Centennial at :08, :28 & :48 past each hour.

The Cemetery Lane bus travels from Rubey Park to the Cemetery Lane residential area.

Daily: 6:42 a.m. – 12:00 a.m.

Outbound: Departs Rubey Park Transit Center at :00 & :30 past each hour.
Inbound: Departs Red Butte Drive at :12 & :42 past each hour.

The Castle Maroon bus provides service from town to Maroon Creek Road and Castle Creek Road serving Aspen Valley Hospital, Aspen Highlands Village and the Aspen Recreation Center.

Daily: 6:20 a.m. – 12:00 a.m. 

Outbound:
Departs Rubey Park Transit Center at :00, :20 & :40 past each hour.
Departs Castle Ridge at :07, :27 & :47 past each hour.

Inbound:
Departs Aspen Highlands at :00, :20 & :40 past each hour.
Departs Castle Ridge/Aspen Valley Hospital at :05, :25 & :45 past each hour.

The Burlingame transit route provides service from Rubey Park to the Burlingame Ranch housing complex via Hwy 82. This route is a convenient option for reaching the Aspen Golf Course or Buttermilk Mountain.

Daily: 6:35 a.m. – 12:20 a.m. 

Departs Burlingame at :05 & :35 from 6:35 a.m. – 11:35 p.m.

Departs Rubey Park at :20 & :50 from 7:20 a.m. – 12:20 a.m.

Route Note: This bus connects with down valley buses via the Buttermilk stop on Hwy 82.

Serves the Mountain Valley residential area on a fixed route free of charge.

The RFTA door-to-door service is unavailable until further notice, however, High Mountain Taxi can assist you, by calling 970.925.TAXI.

Daily: 6:50 a.m. – 11:50 p.m.

Outbound: Departs Rubey Park Transit Center at :20 & :50 past each hour.

Inbound: Departs Lupine Drive at :00 & :30 past each hour.

TEMPORARY RE-ROUTE: Note changes in the West End and NO service to Ute Avenue.
Serves the West End neighborhood including attractions such as the Benedict Music Tent.

Daily: 7:54 a.m. – 10:45 p.m.

Outbound:
Departs Rubey Park Transit Center to Harris Hall at :06 & :36 past each hour.

Inbound:
Departs Harris Hall at :15 & :45 past each hour.

GALENA STREET SHUTTLE is currently out of service

Galena Street Shuttle travels continuously from the Rio Grande Parking Garage to the Silver Queen Gondola at Aspen Mountain.

DIRECT HIGHLANDS SHUTTLE is currently out of service

Start typing and press Enter to search