Crested Butte Bus Schedule

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Town Shuttle Winter Schedule in Effect from Nov 23rd - April 4th

The Town Shuttle operates every 15 minutes throughout the towns of Crested Butte and Mt. Crested Butte. If you have any questions, please contact Mountain Express at (970) 349-5616.

Town Shuttle

The Town Shuttle is the main shuttle route that travels between the Mountain and Town. The route usually takes 15-20 minutes depending on weather. It loops through Crested Butte with stops at Old Town Hall, 6th and Belleview, the 4-Way Stop and Teocalli. All buses are wheelchair accessible. For ADA transportation, please call (970) 349-5616

  Buses run every 40 minutes from 7:35 am to 11pm.

StopTimesFirst BusLast Bus
Old Town Hall (2nd and Elk):15, :35, :557:35 am11:35 pm
6th and Belleview:00, :20, :407:40 am11:40 pm
4-Way Stop:01, :21, :417:41 am11:41 pm
Teocalli:02, :22, :427:42 am11:42 pm
Wood Creek/Mtn Edge:06, :26, :467:46 am11:46 pm
The Plaza:07, :27, :477:47 am11:47 pm
Mountaineer Square:00, :20, :408:00 am12:00 am
Three Seasons, Chateaux:01, :21, :418:01 am12:01 am
Pitchfork:06, :26, :468:06 am12:06 am

* Estimated departure


The Mt CB Summer Condo Bus serves the north end of Mt. Crested Butte in the summer season, making stops every 30 minutes from Noon until 10:00pm daily. All buses are wheelchair accessible. For ADA Paratransit, please call (970) 349-5616 during regular business hours, Mon - Fri 8am to 4pm.

Buses run every 30 minutes from noon to 10:00 pm from June 14 through Sept 6.

StopTimesFirst BusLast Bus
Mountaineer Square:00, :3012:00 PM10:00 PM
Whetstone Rd:01, :3112:01 PM10:01 PM
Columbine:03, :3312:03 PM10:03 PM
Cinnamon Mtn Rd:05, :3512:05 PM10:05 PM
Winterset:06, :3612:06 PM10:06 PM
Prospect Rd:08, :3812:08 PM10:08 PM
Snodgrass TH:09, :3912:09 PM10:09 PM
Mt. CB Town Hall:11, :4112:11 PM10:11 PM
Paradise Rd (upper):12, :4212:12 PM10:12 PM
Paradise Rd (lower):13, :4312:13 PM10:13 PM

Condo & Residential Routes

Mt. Crested Butte/CB to CB South

This free RTA bus should arrive in Crested Butte approximately 10-15 minutes after leaving CB South and is the same one that goes all the way to/from Gunnison.

CB South TO CB/Mt. CB


Gunnison to CB Bus


Denver Bus

Bustang is a service administered by the Colorado Department of Transportation and the Gunnison to Denver route is operated by Alpine Express.

Crested Butte - Denver Bus Service

The bus picks up & drops off seven days a week at the Crested Butte 4-Way Stop and in Gunnison at the Econolodge located at 411 E. Tomichi Avenue.

Ticket and Schedule Information:

  • Mobile tickets are available on the Bustang Mobile App. Tickets may also be purchased on the bus with exact change.
  • The fare to Denver is $45.00 from Crested Butte and $40.00 from Gunnison. Fares to/from other destinations along the way is here.
  • You may call Alpine Express at (970) 641-4111 Monday – Friday between 8:00 am – 5:00 pm for more information.