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2020 Stuff-A-Bus

To mark the 21st year anniversary, of the Stuff-A-Bus, Bloomington Transit will partner with Hoosier Country 105.1 and B97 to help make the holidays a little merrier for children and families in need in our community. Because of the pandemic we are making some changes to Stuff-A-Bus this year to protect our community and coworkers. […]

REAR DOOR BOARDING ONLY

Effective Monday, November 23, 2020, all buses will resume the procedure of passengers boarding through the rear doors. Only passengers using mobility devices such as wheelchairs, walkers, and canes may use the front doors. Additionally, those without mobility devices needing the kneeler (bus lowered) may use the front doors.    Buses remain fare-free and passengers […]

The Latest on Bus Fare and Facility Closures

Bloomington Transit is continuing the following policies and procedures through at least December 16, 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic: Continuation of free rides for fixed route and BTaccess service. Passes and IDs will not be checked nor sold. Continued closure of the downtown Transit Center indoor area and restrooms. It is only open for […]

No Thanksgiving Service 11/26/20

In observance of Thanksgiving Day, there will be no bus service, nor BTaccess service on Thursday, November 26, 2020. The downtown Transit Center information and Miller Ticket sales booth will be closed.

NEW REDUCED WINTER BREAK SCHEDULES

Effective Sunday, November 22, 2020, the following IU campus-oriented routes will operate reduced or no service as follows: Route 6 – Weekdays 7:30 AM – 11 PM every 60 minutes Saturdays 7:30 AM – 7:30 PM every 60 minutes Sundays 9:30 AM – 7:30 PM every 60 minutes 6 Limited – No Service Route 7 […]

New Revised Route 6, 6 Limited, and 9 Schedules

Effective Sunday, November 1, 2020, Bloomington Transit will operate new weekday and weekend schedules for Routes 6, 6 Limited, and 9. These are posted in the route web pages and on paper schedule brochures entitled “Revised Effective 11/1/20”. These temporary schedules will operate through November 21, 2020. A new, updated winter break schedule set to […]

UPDATE on BUS FARE AND FACILITY CLOSURES

Now through at least November 18, 2020, the following procedures will be in effect. Continuation of free rides for fixed route and BTaccess service. Passes and IDs will not be checked nor sold. Continued closure of the downtown Transit Center indoor area and restrooms. It is only open for Miller Transportation tickets sales and general […]

Update: East Kirkwood Detours

Portions of East Kirkwood Ave are now closed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week through at least the end of 2020, resulting in 24/7 BT route detours as detailed below. Route 1 inbound from the north will take Dunn Street, crossing Kirkwood, then turn right/west onto 3rd Street to the Transit Center  Route […]

East Kirkwood Weekend Detours

The City of Bloomington will continue to close portions of East Kirkwood to all vehicles, resulting in several BT routes detouring as detailed below.The closure and detours will begin Thursdays around 2:00 pm.  lasting until the following Mondays at 8:00 A.M. Route 1 inbound from the north will take Dunn Street onto 3rd Street then to […]

Bus Fare and Facility Closures Update

Now through at least November 20, 2020 the following procedures will be in effect. Continuation of free rides for fixed route and BTaccess service. Passes and IDs will not be checked. Continue the closure of the downtown Transit Center indoor area and restrooms. It is only open for Miller Transportation tickets sells and general questions. […]

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