Bloomington Transit will begin operating most routes on a summer break schedule, with several important changes.  Please note the following features of this summer’s schedule:

  • Typical start times vary by route between 6 and 7 a.m. on weekdays.  The new schedules are posted on each individual route pages below current ones. Click on the black arrow below the map to switch between current schedules and new ones.   

  • Night service will end at approximately 9:35 p.m. with the last buses leaving downtown on Routes 1, 2 West, 3, and 4 at 9:10 p.m. and Routes 5 and 2 South at 8:40 p.m.

  • Routes 6 Campus Shuttle and 9 IU Campus will operate a single bus on weekdays at 80- and 40-minute frequencies respectively.  6 Limited and 9 Limited service will not be offered during the summer break. Route 9 will not operate on Sundays.  

  • As in the past, Route 7 service will not be provided during the summer break. 

  • Routes will operate on normal summer break weekend schedules.

  • BT Access service will operate normally with first pickups at 6 a.m. and last drop-offs at 9:50 p.m. on weekdays.  

BT will continue to implement the following protocols to promote physical distancing and protect public health and safety:

  • Fixed route and BT Access routes will continue to operate fare-free in June. 

  • Rear-door boarding will continue on fixed route service. 

  • The Downtown Transit Center ticket window will be open to the public Monday through Friday from 6:15 a.m. to 9 p.m. for general information, and for ticketing for Miller Transportation service outside of Bloomington.  

  • The indoor passenger waiting area and restrooms will remain closed to the public, and portable restrooms will remain available in the outdoor transit plaza area. 

  •  The Grimes Lane Administrative offices are expected to open to the public in mid-June after installation of protective barriers.