COVID-19 Information: HOP service
HOP Reroute - June to Sept. 2020
The HOP bus will be rerouted from Pearl Street onto Walnut Street between 15th and 20th streets from June 17 to Sept. 30 to provide a better customer experience for east end retail businesses and restaurants. This reroute is part of the Boulder Business Recovery Program.
Schedule and fares
Following guidance from the Regional Transportation District (RTD), the HOP bus is currently operating at weekend service levels every day, with 15-minute frequency from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and 20-minute frequency 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Fares will be collected and front-door boarding will resume on the HOP starting July 1, following the Regional Transportation District (RTD).
Please help us adhere to current social distancing guidelines and stay at least six feet behind the driver. Do not sit in the blocked-off seats.
Employees are disinfecting the HOP buses throughout the day and doing a deep disinfection at the end of each day. The buses are also being deep cleaned several times a week. Via Mobility, which the City of Boulder contracts with to operate the HOP, is monitoring official announcements concerning COVID-19. You can view Via’s response to COVID-19 here. Information about the city’s response to COVID-19 can be found here.
Frequently Asked Questions
No. The HOP is provided by the City of Boulder through a funding partnership with RTD and CU students. The city contracts with Via Mobility services to operate the HOP.
The HOP is the heart of Boulder's Community Transit Network (CTN) and debuted in 1994.
For real-time information on arrivals, download the Transit app.
Questions? Contact City of Boulder staff at [email protected]
For lost items, please contact Via Mobility at 1-888-647-9768.