Transfer Center Locations


Please be advised that while our Interstate Transportation providers have suspended and/or reduced service due to the COVID-19 virus, the East Side Transfer Center will close at 6:00 pm Monday thru Saturday and at 4:30 on Sundays. Regular hours will resume when our interstate providers resume their service. Please contact the individual providers for more information on their service plans.

Burlington Trailways:   (800) 992-4618 As of 5/18/2020 RMTD has been advised that Burlington Trailways will be suspending its service at our East side Transfer Center on Lyford Road indefinitely. Please see the attached letter from Burlington Trailways CEO, Ronald Moore

For more information on all Burlington Trailways service, please click below.

Coach USA/Van Galder Bus Lines:  (800)747-0994

Greyhound:   (800) 231-2222

Rockford Mass Transit District has two Transfer Centers in Rockford.  The Downtown Transfer Center is located at 501 W State.  The East Side Transfer Center is located at 725 N. Lyford Road.

For the convenience of our passengers, both locations are heated, air-conditioned, equipped with full restroom facilities, public telephones, vending machines, a large waiting room and covered bus access areas.  RMTD bus passes and tickets can be purchased at either location.  Photo ID’s can also be obtained at either location between the hours of 8 am to 4 pm Monday thru Friday.

The main terminal downtown is open to the public from 6:00 a.m. to 10:15 p.m. Monday thru Friday, from 7:00 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. on Saturday and from 9:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. on Sunday.

The East Side terminal is open for Rockford Mass Transit Customer Service Monday thru Friday from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday. During these hours passengers may transact all RMTD business and may also purchase tickets for any of the interstate services that use this facility.  These include, Coach USA/Van Galder and Greyhound.  

Passengers may also use the South parking lot for parking. The cost to park is $3.00/day.

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