Regional Route Service
Poudre Express Regional Bus Route
Operating Since January 2, 2020
Early Reaction to New Route: High Levels of Interest Prompt Extension of Free Period. Learn More.
The Poudre Express, a dedicated commuter bus line connecting Greeley, Windsor and Fort Collins has been serving northern Colorado since January 2.
Monday through Friday, the Poudre Express will operate four runs in the morning and three in the afternoon and evening to accommodate varying work schedules. At launch, the commuter bus service will not run on weekends.
Transit officials based the commuter lines initial schedule and routes on extensive data and research from the past several years that indicated which times would serve the largest number of commuters.
The Poudre Express will offer free Wi-Fi, allowing riders to relax, read, watch, listen, learn, or even work while they ride.
Additionally, the Poudre Express will offer a Guaranteed Ride Home Program, for those unexpected emergencies during the Poudre Express operating times. Learn more here.
Through the end of February, the Poudre Express will be free to anyone who wants to ride and try out the new commuter service. After the free period ends, the regional route will cost $1.50 a trip. Monthly and annual passes will also be available at greeleyevanstransit.com/fares-and-passes.
Poudre Express Stops Include:
Starting in Greeley at the Greeley-Evans Transit Center and in Fort Collins at the Colorado State University Transit Center, the Poudre Express will provide a one-seat ride for the thousands of people who commute between Fort Collins, Windsor, and Greeley.
- Greeley-Evans Transit Center — 1st Street and 12th Avenue
- University of Northern Colorado — 10th Avenue and 20th Street
- West Greeley — 10th Street and 69th Avenue
- East Windsor — Eastman Park Drive and CO 257
- West Windsor — Main Street and 15th Street
- East Fort Collins — Harmony Transportation Center on E Harmony Road on the west side of Interstate 25
- Colorado State University Transit Center — near North Drive on the CSU campus
During the month of February, fares on Poudre Express are free. Transfers are available during this period if a rider chooses to board Transfort service. Proper fare may be required when boarding buses on the city routes (Greeley Evans Transit or Transfort), not associated with the Poudre Express.
The Poudre Express is operated by Greeley-Evans Transit in partnership with Fort Collins, Windsor, Colorado State University, and the Colorado Department of Transportation.
Transfers are available to routes on Transfort’s system. Transfer rules and restrictions apply.
Guaranteed Ride Home
The Guaranteed Ride Home Program is for those unexpected emergencies during the Poudre Express operating times. Learn more and sign up by following the link below.