KILLINGTON - The opening day for the 16th season of the taxpayer-funded Killington region winter shuttle bus is scheduled for Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 26.
On that day, busses will begin rolling throughout the Rutland, Mendon, and Killington region providing services to visitors, skiers, employees and local businesses. Services will be offered seven-days-a-week, from 7 a.m. to midnight through Easter Sunday, 2010.
The Rutland-Killington Commuter Route (No. 7) offers an hourly service daily from 7 a.m. to midnight between Snowshed Base Lodge, the Killington Grand Hotel and the Marble Valley Transit Center in downtown Rutland. The bus will pick up or drop off passengers at identifiable bus stops along the route.
East Mountain Road Routes (No. 1-East Loop, No. 2-West Loop, No. 3 Mountain Green Loop) run continuous daytime service from the lodging properties along East Mountain Road.
Busses run approximately every 30 minutes from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. (weekends and holidays), 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (weekdays, non- holidays). The Rutland-Killington Commuter Route (No. 7) will provide hourly service for the lodging properties along East Mountain Road from 6 p.m. to midnight.