Press Release (City of Colorado Springs)
Beginning April 30, Mountain Metropolitan Transit (MMT) has added additional shuttle service to the Manitou Springs corridor for their busy summer season. The additional shuttle service will continue to serve
the Manitou Incline and the Pikes Peak Cog Railway as well as adding service to bustling Manitou Avenue from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. with extended hours to midnight on Friday and Saturday nights. The shuttles provided over 150,000 rides during the 2016 summer season, a 31% increase over 2015.
“The shuttle buses deliver a much needed service considering the limited parking that is available in Manitou Springs.” said City of Manitou Springs Mayor, Nicole Nicoletta. “Visitors and locals enjoy a comfortable, air conditioned ride, and it’s free.”
Visit MMT’s website for shuttle bus times and to view a map of the routes.
Mountain Metropolitan Transit provides local fixed-route bus service and Metro Mobility ADA paratransit service for Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region. All buses use clean diesel technology and are wheelchair-lift equipped. Mountain Metropolitan Transit also provides other services such as Mountain Metro Rides’ ridesharing, vanpool, and bicycling programs. For added convenience, there are bike racks on all buses for riders who want to utilize the bike-n-bus program. For additional information regarding Mountain Metropolitan Transit please visit www.mmtransit.com, or call (719) 385-RIDE (7433).