Public transportation in Colorado Springs is served via an extensive bus service, the Mountain Metropolitan Transport , or “Metro” for short.
Fares & Tickets
|Basic Fare /One Ride Adult – ages 19 – 59||$1.75|
|SPECIAL FARE *Youth – ages 6-18 (5 and younger ride free with paid adult) *Medicare/Disabled *Senior – ages 60+||$.85|
|Transfers are free and issued upon request with a paid fare . Transfers are only good for 2 hours and 3 rides on one-way trips.||FREE|
The best way to get around Colorado Springs is by car, since some of the city’s most popular things to do – including the famous Pikes Peak – cannot be reached on foot from the city center.
Hours : Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
East to west, north to south, Bustang carries commuters to and from Denver , Colorado Springs , Fort Collins, Glenwood Springs and more. This comfortable transportation alternative connects the major corridors in Colorado during peak commuter hours, Monday through Friday.
Metro’s base fare is $1.75 . On Metro bus, you can pay cash each time you board (bus operators don’t carry change, so you’ll need exact fare) or buy and add up to $20 to a reusable TAP card.
|One Day Bus & Tram Pass||7 Day Bus & Tram Pass||Monthly Bus & Tram Pass|
Age 65+ &/or Disabilities
|Local & Limited 1-2 Rail Fare Zones||Airport Airport Fare Zone|
|DayPass||$3.00*||included in Regional/Airport Day Pass|
|MyRide 3 Hour||$1.40*||$5.15*|
|10-Ride Ticket Book||$14*||travel to DIA requires an upgrade|
From Denver to Colorado Springs by Shuttle If you are coming from DIA and don’t need a car in Colorado Springs , then one of the most convenient options is to take the Colorado Springs shuttle service offered by Groome Transportation . The company runs around 20 daily shuttles between Denver and Colorado Springs .
With all this in mind, here are four fab travel tips for getting around in Colorado without a car . Union Station. Waiting for the Airport A Line to Union Station. Denver International Airport. Snowcapped peak roof of Denver International Airport. Mountain Shuttles. Bicycle Rentals.