The Vermont Public Transportation Association provides service to Rutland County and Manchester through “The Bus, or the Marble Valley Regional Transit District (MVRTD).

MVRTD has 47 midsize buses, 6 vans, and 70 volunteer drivers with vehicles running its system.


Hours are:

Monday-Sunday 6:00 a.m. - 2:30 a.m. (Nov-April)
Monday-Sunday 6:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. (April-Nov)

The system’s base fare:
Free in Rutland City; $1.00 Proctor; Varies by type of service

MVRTD claims to have saved more than half a million vehicle miles in the last year through its carpool options as part of the Vermont Rideshare program.

Contact Information :
  • MVRTD direct number 802-773-3244
  • General Toll Free 800-685-RIDE (7433) -- ask for MVRTD
  • MVRTD email: