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Roaring Fork Transit Authority

Aspen, CO 81611
+1 970-925-8484
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We rode the free bus to the Highlands and then took the bus to Maroon Bells. The drivers in town... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
spokanesid
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Spokane, WA
Was So Much Better Customer Service

Must have been. a high turnover of personnel as often when one calls, they ustomr sercice person... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
atravelbugColorado
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Aspen, CO 81611
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We rode the free bus to the Highlands and then took the bus to Maroon Bells. The drivers in town were pretty rude. The drivers to Maroon Bells were SO nice, and friendly. They made the ride up to the Bells very entertaining, informative, and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Must have been. a high turnover of personnel as often when one calls, they ustomr sercice person know less than I do about routes, not even seemingly caring bout the customer. The system itself is terrific. Free buses inside the city limits and to Snowmass...More

Thank atravelbugColorado
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

especially with the bridge repairs. buses are clean and some new electric ones coming. they GET public transport. except avoid it weekend and XGames nights. too much vomit.

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Really surprised and pleased at the high level of service provided. It made everything easier. Bus drivers helpful if you don't know where you are going!

Thank Vanessa D
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

The Rio Grande bicycle trail from Aspen to Basalt is just awesome, but sometimes the ride back is into the wind and very challenging. The easy solution, especially after lunch, is to catch the bus in Basalt and ride back to Aspen. If you are...More

Thank Coastman3
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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We took the RFTA from Aspen to Snowmass yesterday around 4:15. After everyone was off the bus, the driver asked us where we were going. We said Snowmass Base. He said he already made a stop at the roundabout for it. We apologized saying that...More

Thank Anne P
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Bus travel is excellent, taking riders all over the valley, and to various jumping off places for hiking, etc. A great way to travel inexpensively.

Thank Aspeneyesurgeon
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

The bus schelule is well published and the busses run on time . Small busses run into seperate parts of the Aspen city. One small bus in particular called "dial a ride" departs from the downtown bus station and runs east to Mtn. Valley. For...More

Thank Thomas H
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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

I commute primarily by bus everyday. RFTA is the best public transport I have ever used. It is modern, clean and reliable. I have left stuff on the bus and it has been returned. The drivers communicate with each other to facilitate passenger transfers. Staff...More

Thank Matt M
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

When you come to Aspen & Snowmass--park the car. Take the bus anywhere and everywhere--it's FREE and EASY. Plus very environmentally friendly. No looking for parking hassle, plus now worry if drinking. The RFTA has the most accessible, clean and fequent bus system in the...More

Thank johngX2186ZV
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