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The inbound stop at University and Capitol is closed. There is no temporary stop.
The outbound stops at Cloverdale and Hickory and Cloverdale and DeMeyer are closed due to construction. There are no temporary stops.
The State and Collister intersection reconstruction project is expected to make unsafe a large area extending in both directions on State Street for an extended period of time. It is not recommended that bus riders attempt to cross the construction area. Riders who live or commute to areas west of the canal or Collister or near the Edgewater Apartments should use the stops at State and Marketplace. Riders who live near or commute to areas east of the canal or Collister or the Samaritan Village area should use the provided stops for the #10 route at Collister and Castle or, alternatively, the stops at State and Willow provided they don’t have to cross the construction zone to get to Willow. All stops in the vicinity of the construction zone, including in front of the Collister Shopping Center, will be closed for the duration of the project. The temporary stop at State and Wiley has been removed.
All Route 28 outbound stops and Route 29 inbound stops on Cole Road are closed due to construction.
The stop at Overland and Overland Park is closed. There is no temporary stop in place. The inbound stop at Overland and Roosevelt is closed. There is no temporary stop.
Upcoming road construction will prompt the closure of two bus stops beginning Monday, January 14th. The closed stops are at Sunnyridge and Maryland and Greenhurst and 12th. Temporary stops will be in place at Constitution and Sunnyridge and Maryland and Greenhurst and 12th.
Upcoming road construction will prompt the closure of the bus stop at Southdale and 12th beginning Monday, January 14th. A temporary stop will be in place at Greenhurst and 12th (northwest corner).
Construction of the Robbins Road roundabout is scheduled to begin Monday, March 25. Route 16 will be on detour when that occurs. The detour: right on East Garrison Road, left on Vogel Drive, right on Robbins Road and left on Collins Road back on route. The existing stop on Robbins Road will be closed; a temporary stop will be placed in front of the Fort Boise Community Center.
Fares & Passes
There are a variety of fares and pass options available for our services, including fixed line and ACCESS paratransit.
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Learn more about our ACCESS paratransit service in Boise/Garden City and Nampa/Caldwell and access other resources to help plan your trip.
VRT also offers many transportation options, including Boise GreenBike and several service alternatives for targeted populations.
Learn more about some of the other public transportation options that are available to you in the Treasure Valley.
More information about VRT's partnership with ride-sharing Lyft for first-mile, last-mile access to some of our designated bus stops.
Learn more about Valley Regional Transit, including meeting agendas, procurements, employment opportunities, history, etc.
Traffic, parking, gas and car maintenance costs are just a few of the frustrations that you deal with on your commute. But it does not have to be that way. Visit Rider's Education to learn more.
Boise GreenBike is our bike sharing service centralized in downtown Boise. Learn more about Boise GreenBike and how to become a member.
From the Newsroom:
VRT to offer free transportation to Treefort attendees
Valley Regional Transit (VRT) and Boise GreenBike will make it easy and free to get to and from the various venues of the Treefort Music Fest in downtown Boise by offering free rides. VRT will operate the “Treeline” bus circulator from 6 p.m. until midnight March 20 through March 23. The service will operate along Main and Idaho streets between 14th and 4th streets. In addition, everyone with a Treefort wristband will be able to ride any regular VRT bus route free Wednesday through Saturday. There is no bus service on Sunday.
Thank you to everyone who provided comment on ValleyConnect 2.0
ValleyConnect 2.0 envisions a public transportation system that offers numerous options to travel around the region. It is Valley Regional Transit’s response to the need to accommodate both current transportation needs and future growth in the Treasure Valley. The Valley Regional Transit Board of Directors approved the plan at its April 2 meeting.
New Travel Information Volunteer
Welcome Byron, our newest Travel Information Volunteer (TIV). Byron has been riding our system for two years, primarily on Route 1. He works as a cook for the Owyhee Tavern. He loves interacting with other ValleyRide riders, which makes him a good fit for the TIV program.