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Thanksgiving Closure

Mountain Line will be closed on Thursday, November 23, for Thanksgiving. Normal service will run on Wednesday, November 22, and Friday, November 24.

Sunday Service on Saturday, Nov. 11

Mountain Line will operate Sunday service on Saturday, November 11, for Veterans Day. Please note that we will be running full weekday service on Friday, November 10.

For up-to-date route schedules, see the Maps & Schedules page, plan your trip in the Transit app, or give us a call during office hours at 721-3333.

Bus to Ballot: Your Ride to Vote

Election Day is November 7, which means it’s time to make your plan to get your ballot dropped off. Catch Mountain Line to cast your vote at the following spots from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Election Day next Tuesday:

Elections Center (140 N. Russell St., also open for ballot drop-off 8 a.m.-5 p.m. leading up to Election Day): Route 2

Missoula Public Library (455 E. Main St.): Routes 1, 4, 5, 12

Former Cold Springs School (2625 Briggs St.): Routes 7, 12

C.S. Porter Middle School (2510 W Central Ave.): Routes 6, 8 (Route 9 nearby)

Missoula Fairgrounds drive-through near the YMCA: Route 6 (Routes 1, 7 nearby)

Locations with a ~1-mile walk from transit:

Hellgate Elementary School (2385 Flynn Lane): Route 11

DeSmet School (6355 Padre Lane): Route 11

    For more information about eligibility, registration, and ballot drop-off locations, visit www.MissoulaVotes.com. See maps and schedules and plan your trip here.

    Regular Service on 10/9

    Buses and Paratransit are running normal weekday schedules on Monday, October 9.

    Southgate Mall Stops Relocated

    Due to construction, the stops at Southgate Mall are temporarily relocated to the north side of Dillard’s. Please see the Bus Tracker for the most current stop location information or call 721-3333 with any questions.

    Labor Day Service

    In observance of Labor Day, buses will be running on a Sunday schedule on Monday, September 4. Find details here, and please reach out with any questions.

    Full Weekday Service Resumes August 21

    Mountain Line will be returning to regular weekday service on Monday, August 21, after running a modified weekday schedule since April. 

    Routes 1 and 2 will resume 15-minute weekday service, while Routes 8 and 12 will resume half-hour service during peak demand hours in the mornings and late afternoons. Detailed schedule information can be found on our website and in the Transit app. 

    As always, please get in touch with any questions!

    Route 3 Construction Detours

    Due to construction, Route 3 will be running with a detour until mid-September. The stops at North Orange/North 2nd and North 5th/Kennett Avenue will not be serviced.

    This detour may shift as construction continues, so please refer to your Transit app or the Bus Tracker (https://bt.mountainline.com/map) for up-to-date information as things change!

    No Service on Tuesday, July 4

    In observance of Independence Day, buses and Paratransit will not be running on Tuesday, July 4. Normal service will resume on Wednesday, July 5.

    Route 8 Construction Detours

    Due to water main construction along 5th Street west of Russell, Route 8 buses will detour in both directions until further notice. Stops at Washburn and 5th Streets and the outbound stop at Catlin and 5th Streets will be closed. Please see the maps below for exact routing and see up-to-date bus locations and routes in the Bus Tracker. As always, feel free reach out with any questions at 721-3333.