Spring bus routes, free parking start Monday in Vail
VAIL -With Vail Mountain closing Sunday, Vail buses will switch to a reduced-service spring schedule on Monday. Monday is also the day parking becomes free for the off-season and summer. Vail’s spring bus schedule is in effect from April 19 to May 30: • The West Vail Green route provides two-hour service from 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m., with additional hourly service between 6:30 and 8:30 a.m. and between 3:30 and 6:30 p.m. • The West Vail Red loop departs every two hours from 7:50 a.m. to 11:50 p.m. with additional hourly service between 7:50 and 9:50 a.m. and between 3:50 and 7:50 p.m. • The East Vail bus will depart from the Transportation Center every two hours from 7:10 a.m. to 11:10 p.m. with additional hourly service between 7:10 and 9:10 a.m. and between 3:10 and 7:10 p.m. • The Golf Course bus will depart every two hours from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. with additional hourly service between 7:30 and 9:30 a.m. and between 3:30 and 7:30 p.m. An outbound departure will run at 12:30 a.m. on request only. • The Sandstone bus will depart every two hours from 7:10 a.m. to 9:10 p.m. with additional hourly service between 7:10 and 9:10 a.m. and between 3:10 and 7:10 p.m. An 11:30 p.m. outbound bus will run only on request. •In-town shuttles will run every 10 to 15 minutes from Lionshead to Golden Peak. Riders are asked to note that changes to the regular in-town route will occur as needed to accommodate ongoing construction throughout the spring. The summer bus schedule, with increased service, runs from May 31 to mid-December.For a complete bus schedule, call 970-477-3456 or visit http://www.vailgov.com.