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Alerts

BT will run detour multiple routes due to construction. Detours are subject to change as construction finishes and new construction begins.

Routes Affected:

  • CAS (Campus Shuttle)
  • HWA (Hethwood A)
  • HWB (Hethwood B)
  • HWD (Hethwood)
  • HXP (Hokie Express)
  • PHD (Patrick Henry)
  • PRO (Progress Street)
  • TOM (Toms Creek)
  • UCB (University City Blvd)

Type: Route

Cause: Construction

Effect: Detour

More Info: https://ridebt.org/news-alerts/275-summer-20201-detours-begin-5-17

Although the face covering mandates have been lifted in the state, face coverings are still required on all BT vehicles per local, state, and federal mandates.

Type: Agency

Cause: Other

Effect: Other

More Info:

Due to difficulties in changed traffic patterns and in order to provide the best service possible, the Explorer Gold (GLD) route will be adjusted begining Monday, 7/12. Please see link for more details.

Routes Affected:

  • GLD (Explorer Gold)

Type: Route

Cause: Other

Effect: Other

More Info: https://ridebt.org/news-alerts/278-explorer-gold-route-change-effective-7-12

HWB and HWD will detour due to a road closure at Hethwood Blvd and Tall Oaks. During this time Hethwood Square (#1204) and Tall Oaks/Hethwood Ebnd (#1205) will be closed, no other stops will be missed.

Routes Affected:

  • HWB (Hethwood B)

Type: Route

Cause: Construction

Effect: Detour

More Info:

Main St Spring

There are several options for travel by public transportation to locations outside of Blacksburg and Christiansburg.

Radford Transit

Radford Transit provides connections between Blacksburg, Christiansburg, and Radford, Monday through Saturday. Bus stops in Blacksburg and Christiansburg include:

  • Virginia Tech – Squires Student Center
  • Blacksburg Municipal Building
  • New River Valley Mall
  • Christiansburg Aquatic Center

Visit www.radfordtransit.com or call 540-831-5911 for more information.

Smart Way

The Smart Way bus system serves Blacksburg, Christiansburg, Roanoke, Bedford, and Lynchburg providing transfer locations to other regional bus service, the Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport and the Roanoke Amtrak station. Bus stops in Blacksburg and Christiansburg include:

  • Squires Student Center at Virginia Tech
  • Corporate Research Center in Blacksburg
  • Laurel Street in Christiansburg
  • Falling Branch Park and Ride lot in Christiansburg (near Exit 118 on I-81).

Visit www.smartwaybus.com or call 1-800-388-7005 for more information.

Virginia Breeze

The Virginia Breeze bus service provides daily service between Blacksburg and Union Station in Washington, D.C., with multiple stops along the way. Bus stops in the NRV include:

  • Blacksburg: Squires Student Center at Virginia Tech
  • Christiansburg: Kenneth B. Gibson Park & Ride lot in Christiansburg (near Exit 118 on I-81)

Visit www.catchthevabreeze.com for more information.

For information about other travel options available through Virginia Tech please visit https://parking.vt.edu/alternative/regional.html.

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