Gunnison Valley RTA

Schedule for the Free Bus

& Bus Information

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The RTA bus runs a loop through the City of Gunnison before heading north on Hwy 135 to Crested Butte and Mt. Crested Butte. The bus leaves the following stops NO EARLIER THAN the times listed. There may be delays due to weather. THE TRIP BETWEEN GUNNISON AND CRESTED BUTTE TAKES ABOUT 40 MINUTES.  In Crested Butte and Mt. Crested Butte, you can get around by connecting to the Mountain Express free bus service.

The bus does not stop at the Gunnison – Crested Butte Regional Airport and the buses are not equipped to handle any baggage other than carry on items.  Baggage other than ski / snowboard equipment and carry on items are not allowed on RTA buses.  For airport service, please contact Alpine Express, Rocky Rides, CB Limo, and / or Dolly’s Mountain Shuttle.  

Real-Time Arrival Information

The RTA has real-time arrival information available for smartphones.  If you have a smartphone, please consider downloading the Transit app and is available for Android and IPhone.  Click the link above or the image below to download the app.

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Fall Bus Schedule

September 4, 2018 – November 20, 2018

Download a printable version of the bus schedule here.



 Winter Bus Schedule

November 21, 2018 – April 7, 2019

Express buses do not stop at CB South or Cement Creek Road. Please see the CB South bus schedule for service at these times.

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Map of RTA Bus Stops.  (Not to Scale)

RTA Bus Route 2018

 For more information, please call Alpine Express at 970.641.4111.


Horario del Autobús 2018

Del 4 septiembre 2018 hasta el 20 noviembre 2018

Los viajes en el autobús son gratis. El autobús recorre una especie de círculo alrededor de la
ciudad de Gunnison antes de continuar en dirección Norte en la ruta Hwy 135 a Crested Butte y
Mt. Crested Butte. El autobús sale de las siguientes paradas a la hora indicada (nunca sale antes
de la hora indicada). El horario puede retrasarse debido las condiciones climáticas.

Para más información, favor de llamar a Alpine Express al 970-641-4111.

Todos los autobuses tienen rampa de acceso para silla de ruedas.


 Desde el 21 de noviembre del 2018 hasta el 7 de abril del 2019

El autobús Express no para en CB South ni en Cement Creek Road – Por favor vea el horario del autobús de CB South para ese servicio.

(Haga clic on los horarios para agrandar la imagen.)

Para más información, favor de llamar a Alpine Express al 970-641-4111.

Todos los autobuses tienen rampa de acceso para silla de ruedas.


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Airline Partners

American Airlines

United Airlines

Check Flight Schedules into the Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport.

RTA Partners

Gunnison-Crested Butte Tourism Association

Crested Butte Mountain Resort

Area Links

Gunnison County
City of Gunnison
Town of Crested Butte
Town of Mt. Crested Butte
Mountain Express Free Bus Service
CB / Mt. CB Chamber of Commerce
Gunnison Chamber of Commerce

RTA Planning Documents 
RTA Transit Policies

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