Boulder County Transit is pleased to announce Ride Free Lafayette, a free, on-demand, door-to-door bus service that connects people to places within the City of Lafayette! Riders can book a ride by phone at (833) 456 – 3359, online or via the On Demand Transit: Rider App, and the Ride Free Lafayette bus will arrive at your pick-up location at the designated time. With Ride Free Lafayette, no transfers are needed to get riders from their start and end destinations within the City of Lafayette!
Residents and visitors can use the Ride Free Lafayette service to connect to transit stops, get to medical appointments, run errands, get to work, visit the community center and much more! The service is free, open to all, and there are no limits to how often you can ride. Try the Ride Free Lafayette service today and stay connected to the places you visit most within Lafayette!
Schedule Your Trip
- App Booking – Riders can book a ride by downloading the On Demand Transit: Rider App, which is available for free in the App Store and via Google Play. Enter the keyword “Lafayette” into the “get started” section of the app to begin to book your trip.
- Book online – Riders can book a trip online at ridefreelafayette.com. Trips can be booked online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
- Call to Book – Riders can book a trip by calling (833) 456 – 3359. There, you can speak to a representative that will reserve the ride for you. Representatives can book a ride during hours of operation Monday through Sunday.
- Walk on Rides – Riders can simply board the Ride Free Lafayette bus if they see it in the community, and the driver can make a trip for the rider via their tablet.
Service Times and Dates
Ride Free Lafayette operates seven days a week:
Monday – Sunday and Holidays, 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Ride Free Lafayette operates throughout the City of Lafayette with service to the Kestrel community in Louisville. The service area is generally bounded by Arapahoe on the north, 119th/120th on the east, the Good Samaritan Medical Center on the south and 95th/96th Street on the west. All trips must start and end in the service area for the ride to be booked.
Frequently Asked Questions
For booking questions: contact Via at (833) 456 – 3359
Visit the Ride Free Lafayette FAQ page for more information about Ride Free Lafayette.
Learn about health and safety measures: Riding Ride Free Lafayette During Covid-19
Ride Free Lafayette is financed through a DRCOG Human Transportation Services grant and Boulder County Trails and Transit sales tax.