ROARING FORK VALLEY LOCAL had service changes effective SUNDAY, JUNE 28, 2020:

  • Local Valley buses will continue to run with the last bus at 10:00 p.m. up valley and 12:15 a.m. down valley. Buses will have half hour frequency between 4:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. up valley and 6:15 a.m. to 11:15 p.m. down valley.

Up Valley & Down Valley Bus Schedule

PDF Schedule Download (6/28/2020 Revised Schedule)

The Roaring Fork Valley Local route offers the rider an opportunity to travel throughout Glenwood, Carbondale, El Jebel, Basalt, Snowmass Village and Aspen. Riders can meet with connecting buses at the Brush Creek and Hwy 82 Lot to travel to Snowmass Village or Woody Creek. In Glenwood Springs connecting buses can travel to Silt, New Castle and Rifle via the Hogback route.

Headsigns are designated with an “L” (local) or “X” (express). Local bus headsigns indicate the furthest destination served. Express bus headsigns indicate the first and last destinations served.

At the bus stop please remember to use the white paddle at the bus stop to signal the driver that you want to be picked up. This is especially helpful at night. If you have to cross Hwy 82 in your commute, please be very careful.

There are several new technologies to enhance your commute including free Wi-Fi at the VelociRFTA BRT stations and on buses. Also at the stations find next bus signs that tell you exactly when your next bus will be arriving. Use the ticket vending machines at these stations and get a minimum of a 26% discount over cash.

View all RFTA buses on a live GPS map and get real time stop predictions at

You may also view map insets for the City Of Aspen or Glenwood Springs.

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X = Express Bus – All Express buses have suspended operation due to COVID-19 service reductions. 
N = Connection to a New Castle bus – CHANGES HAVE OCCURRED. Check schedules below. 
R = Connection to New Castle, Silt and Rifle bus
B = Bustang Connection at West Glenwood Park & Ride


S = Direct service to Snowmass Village – All Snowmass Direct buses have suspended operation due to COVID-19 service reductions.
* = No service to Snowmass Village
X = Local and Express Bus to Aspen – All Express buses have suspended operation due to COVID-19 service reductions.
B =  A 10:00pm bus departs the West Glenwood Park & Ride for Bustang passengers. 

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