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Leave the car at home. Sure, the drive from Colorado Springs to Cripple Creek is one of the most epic drives in the West. But when you have reliable luxurious shuttles to a place that serves drinks 24/7, why not enjoy the ride in a comfy bus seat?
Getting to Cripple Creek from Colorado Springs, Woodland Park and Divide is a cinch, with several busses running daily.
Cripple creek transit operating schedule – effective aug. 1
Hours of Operation
7:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Lunch 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. – transit service stops at 1:30 p.m.
2:15 p.m.-7:00 p.m. lunch 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. – transit service starts at 2:15 p.m. with victor run
friday & saturday Extended hours
7:30 P.m.-12:30 a.m. lunch 8:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. – transit terminates after 11:45 p.m. victor run
Victor Schedule 11:15 a.m., 2:15 p.m., 5:15 p.m. only – 11:45 p.m. Friday & saturday only
Woodland Park on Wednesdays regular schedule
one rider/family – one driver policy in effect
Cripple Creek Bus
Reasonable accommodations for the Cripple Creek system include the following:
- Positioning the bus for loading and unloading where there are no obstructions, construction and excessive grades or slopes.
- Allowing passengers with medical conditions to eat on the transit bus.
- Assisting all passengers in extreme weather conditions.
- Responding to all reasonable requests.
- Assisting all passengers as needed.
Re-opening Hours 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Breaks – 10:45 a.m., 11:45-12:45, 1:30-2:15, 3:45 p.m., 4:00-5:15 for cleaning
May 15 – October 15
7:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. with a driver lunch hour from 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sunday service terminates at 8 p.m.
October 16 – May 14
7:00 a.m. – 10:30 p.m. with a driver lunch from 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. – 1:00 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, with a driver lunch from
8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sunday service terminates at 8 p.m.
On-demand service – call (719) 689-7711
This shuttle is equipped with a wheelchair lift. The shuttle will take you anywhere in town, to and from casinos, to and from hotels, and more. 20 minutes’ notice is strongly encouraged. The cost to ride the City of Cripple Creek’s shuttle is $1.00 per person; Children 12 and under will ride for free if they are accompanied by an adult. If they are alone, the cost is $1.
Gold Camp Connector
Victor Pick-up 11:15 a.m., 2:15 p.m., 5:15 p.m. ONLY
Cripple Creek Pick-Up Location: The Aspen Mine Center at 166 E. Bennett Ave.
May 15 – October 15: 6:30 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 2:15 p.m., 5:15 p.m.
On Saturdays and Sundays, the shuttle will not be running the 6:30 a.m.
On Fridays and Saturdays, there will be a run at 11:45 p.m.
October 16 – May 14: 11:15 a.m., 2:15 p.m., 5:15 p.m., 10:45 p.m.
Victor Pick-up Location: The 3rd Street Plaza
May 15 – October 15: 6:45 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m.
On Saturdays and Sundays, the shuttle will not be running the 6:45 a.m.
On Fridays and Saturdays, there will be a run at midnight.
October 16 – May 14: 11:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 11:00 p.m.
Cost is $1 – Round trip for unaccompanied children who are not attending a school event.
Cost is .25 cents – Each way for children going to and from school events
- Seniors (60 years and older)
- Handicapped individuals
- Children 12 and under if they are accompanied by an adult. (If they are alone, the cost is $1.)
The Gold Camp Connector is a public transit service that is funded by the City of Cripple Creek, the City of Victor, local casinos, the Cripple Creek and Victor Gold Mining Company and the Federal Transit Assistance Program administered by the Colorado Department of Transportation, Division of Transit/Rail.
Vehicles are wheelchair accessible and operated in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. In accordance with the Civil Rights Act of 1964, this service provider does not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, color, national origin or gender. Vehicles with lifts are available. To avoid a possible delay, please call (719) 689-3753 with any special needs.
Victor/Cripple Creek/Divide/Woodland Park Transit Service
Wednesday only – re-opening schedule remains the same
Depart Victor 8:30 am
Arrive Cripple Creek Aspen Mine 8:40 am
Depart Cripple Creek Aspen Mine 8:45 am
Arrive Health Center/Divide Park & Ride 9:10am
Depart Health Center/Divide Park & Ride 9:15 am
Arrive Woodland Park Library 9:25 am
Depart Woodland Park Library 9:30 am
Arrive Health Center/Divide Park & Ride 9:40 am
Depart Health Center/Divide Park & Ride 9:45 am
Arrive Cripple Creek Aspen Mine 10:10 am
Depart Cripple Creek Aspen Mine Center 12:45 pm
Arrive Health Center/Divide Park & Ride 1:10 pm
Depart Health Center/Divide Park & Ride 1:15 pm
Arrive Woodland Park Library 1:25 pm
Depart Woodland Park Library 1:30 pm
Arrive Health Center/Divide Park & Ride 1:40 pm
Depart Health Center/Divide Park & Ride 1:45 pm
Arrive Cripple Creek Aspen Mine 2:10 pm
Cripple Creek Trolley
Dates and Hours of Operation:
May 15 – October 15
Saturdays & Sundays – 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Hours are subject to change. Please see trolley stop business for details.
Fixed Stops At:
Bronco Billy’s Casino
Fire Station Museum # 3
Cripple Creek Jail Museum
Brass Ass Casino
Old Homestead House
Double Eagle Hotel & Casino
Cripple Creek District Museum
Train Car Information Center
Cripple Creek Heritage Center (on a request basis)
Transportation To and From Cripple Creek
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the scenery aboard our luxury motor coaches. Ramblin Express has provided service to casino patrons and casino employees since 1993, with an impeccable safety record.
Daily departures from Colorado Springs, Woodland Park, Divide and Pueblo. For schedules, fares, information or to buy your tickets online, visit CasinoShuttle.com.
Free Buses From Colorado Springs
Grab a Player’s Card from the Wildwood Hotel & Casino to take advantage of this free perk. Every Friday and Saturday, Wildwood buses will depart from Borriello Brothers at 229 South 8th Street in Colorado Springs.
Leave Colorado Springs: 10 a.m.
Leave Cripple Creek: 11:30 a.m.
Leave Colorado Springs: 1 p.m.
Leave Cripple Creek: 2:30 p.m.
Leave Colorado Springs: 4 p.m.
Leave Cripple Creek: 5:30 p.m.
Leave Colorado Springs: 7 pm.
Leave Cripple Creek: 8:30 p.m.
Leave Colorado Springs: 10 p.m.
Leave Cripple Creek: 12:30 a.m.
Other Modes of Transportation
Teller County Transportation
Other transportation services
Many other casinos offer free shuttles for their club members. Contact the casinos for more details.