Public Transit

San Miguel Authority for Regional Transportation (SMART)

Notice of Equal Service

San Miguel County and its employees have committed to operate in a manner that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color or national origin. No person shall be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination with regard to any service, program, or activity. For more information see the Title VI Public Notice of Rights and Complaint Process (PDF).

Mountain Village Transit

Mountain Village Transit provides commuter services throughout the region in addition to operating the gondola and chondola. See the schedule and more information about this form of transit.

Mountain Village Transit
Galloping Goose Transit

Galloping Goose Transit

Serving the Town of Telluride, Lawson Hill, Down Valley, Norwood and Mountain Village (in the shoulder season). See the schedule and more information about this form of transit.

Lawson Hill Parking and Transit Center

San Miguel County, SMART, and the Colorado Department of Transportation teamed up to build the new transit center in Lawson Hill. The transit center serves as an important hub for both local and regional transportation. It features a covered bus shelter, restrooms, an electric vehicle charging station, and ample parking for commuters.

Final Payment Notice Lawson Hill Park and Ride Project 2019 (PDF)

Other Transit Options

  • Telluride Express: Provides commuter services from Montrose and Ridgway in addition to offering local taxi and special events services
  • Road Runner Stage Lines: Provides daily round-trip bus service from Durango to Grand Junction. Call them at 970-553-0389 for more information
  • Tri-County Health Network through All Points Transit: Provides transportation services for medical appointments to Montrose or Grand Junction. To make a reservation call 970-249-0128

Review our 4 county regional transit study (PDF) in this printable version.