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540-443-1500 (M-F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)

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Alerts

The Explorer will resume hourly service all day beginning on Monday, August 15. Please see link below for more details.

Routes Affected:

  • BLU (Explorer Blue)
  • GLD (Explorer Gold)

Type: Route

Cause: Other

Effect: Additional Service

More Info: https://ridebt.org/news-alerts/338-explorer-hourly-service-all-day-beginning-8-15

Fall 2022 service changes will begin on Monday, 8/15. See link for details regarding route/schedule changes.

Type: Agency

Cause: Other

Effect: Other

More Info: https://ridebt.org/news-alerts/340-fall-2022-service

Snow Stanger

Blacksburg Transit, better known as BT by our riders, is the public transportation provider for Blacksburg, Virginia Tech, Christiansburg, and parts of Montgomery County in southwest Virginia.

Our services include the following:

  • Fixed routes that operate on a published time schedule and follow a designated route. The routes in Blacksburg are fixed routes, connecting major residential areas to the Virginia Tech campus and commercial areas. In Christiansburg, two semi-fixed routes, the Explorer Blue and Gold, connect the residential areas to the downtown business district and the northern shopping district.
  • Demand response services pick up and drop off passengers at locations of their choosing. Reservations are required and in the case of BT Access certification of eligibility is required. In Christiansburg the Go Anywhere service is available for the general public to use.
  • Event Shuttles – BT provides public transportation for the following events for the Town of Blacksburg and Virginia Tech.
    • Virginia Tech: Special shuttles, including service for people with disabilities, are provided for major activities at Virginia Tech. 
  • Community Event Shuttles - BT provides shuttle service to major community-wide events sponsored by the Town of Blacksburg such as Steppin’ Out.

Information about BT:

For more information, click on any of the links above, browse the pages on our website, or call us at 540-443-1500.