Hours of Operation – Rockford Mass Transit District

Hours of Operation

RMTD’s hours of operation are as follows:  NOTE – due to the COVID virus, RMTD is running limited service routes.  Please click on the Covid link below for more information. https://rmtd.org/rmtds-response-to-covid-19-virus/

Monday thru Friday from 6:15 a.m. until 6:15 p.m.  – Limited service due to COVID virus

Saturdays from 6:00 a.m. until 6:15 p.m.*  — Limited service due to Covid virus

Night Service (in Rockford Only) 6:15 p.m. until 11:15 p.m.**  — Suspended due to Covid virus

Sundays from 9:15 a.m. until 5:15 p.m. ***  – Suspended due to Covid virus

*Some Saturday routes run beyond 6:15 p.m.  Please check individual route timetables for verification or call 815.961.9000

**Four late night shuttles run between 11:15 p.m. and 12:00 a.m., providing transportation from downtown to final destination stop along night route.  The late night shuttle is for drop offs along the route.

***There is one early morning East State Street route, #42 which starts at 8:15 a.m.  All other routes start at 9:15 a.m. on Sundays.

RMTD also operates the Rockford Paratransit service. Rockford Paratransit operates during the same hours as RMTD in the communities it services with the exeception of Loves Park and Machesney Park where Paratransit service runs until 10:00 p.m.  Rockford ParaTransit serves the needs of customers, who because of a disability, are unable to use RMTD’s regular fixed route service, and who meet the criteria established by the U.S. Department of Transportation under the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

RMTD provides NO SERVICE on the following holidays:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Fourth of July
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

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