Ride Glenwood Springs

***Temporary route changes will be in effect for Ride Glenwood Springs for the duration of the Grand Avenue Bridge Detour. Please consult RFTA's Grand Avenue Bridge Schedule for information about changes beginning August 14***

Explore beautiful Glenwood Springs while using our convenient daily transit service. Ride Glenwood Springs (RGS) is the City's year-round public transit bus service. RGS buses operate daily from 6:53 a.m. to 7:53 p.m., at 30 minute intervals.  Local and regional transit services are available to everyone.

Stops are located throughout Glenwood Springs, near tourist attractions, the downtown area, shopping centers and neighborhoods.  RGS also provides critical connections to regional Roaring Fork Transportation Authority (RFTA) transit services, Greyhound Bus Lines, and Amtrak.

View the Ride Glenwood Schedule (PDF) to see the bus route and schedule.  

Fare Fees

There is a $1 bus fare per day charged for RGS bus service. Discount stored-value and multi-day passes may be purchased at City Hall located at 101 West 8th Street. These include:
  • 7-day pass for $5
  • 30-day pass for $20
  • Stored-value passes for $20 and $40 worth of bus rides
Seniors (65 and up) and children (age 5 and under) accompanied by an adult ride free. Seniors should notify the driver of their status when boarding the bus and be prepared to show a valid photo ID with proof of age.  Additional information on the Senior Fare Policy is available here.

ADA Complementary Transit Service

The City of Glenwood Springs, Garfield County, and RFTA cooperate to provide ADA complementary para-transit service for individuals that are unable to access the fixed-route bus system within the City of Glenwood Springs due to a documented temporary or permanent disability. For more information, or to sign up for these services, please view the ADA Complementary Paratransit (PDF).

In accordance with the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the City of Glenwood Springs (d.b.a. Ride Glenwood Springs) does not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, color, national origin, or gender. All RGS buses are mobility device accessible. For questions about these statutes or to file a complaint, contact:
  • Title VI Coordinator, Roaring Fork Transportation Authority (RFTA)
    2307 Wulfsohn Road
    Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
    Phone: 970-384-4974

Schedule Information

Schedule information is available in large print and audio tape, TTY (test telephone) users may call Colorado Relay at 1-800-659-3656.  Information in languages other than English may be obtained from the contact listed above.

Lost & Found

For lost and found inquires, please call 970-384-4888 or visit the Roaring Fork Transportation Authority website.