TART to offer expanded winter transportation services starting Dec. 15

Published on December 06, 2016

Tahoe Truckee Area Regional Transit is offering expanded services Dec. 15 through April 9, 2017.

Earlier this year, the Placer County Board of Supervisors approved the 2016 Tahoe Truckee Area Regional Transit Systems Plan Update aimed at creating a world-class transit system in North Lake Tahoe. The plan identified expanded services as a program goal, which are now included in the upcoming extended winter services. Increased 30-minute service along regional routes, a free night rider service and more will be available starting Dec. 15.


TART will offer the following daily services Dec. 15 - April 9, 2017:

  • 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. every 30 minutes between Incline Village, Kings Beach, Tahoe Vista, Carnelian Bay and Tahoe City
  • 6 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. every 30 minutes from the North Shore to and from Squaw Valley
  • 6 a.m. - 5:50 p.m. every hour between Crystal Bay, Kings Beach, Northstar and Truckee
  • 6 a.m. - 8 a.m. every 30 minutes westbound to Tahoe City and Squaw Valley
  • 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. every 30 minutes from Tahoe City to and from Crystal Bay
  • 4:05 p.m. - 6:05 p.m. every 30 minutes from Squaw Valley to Tahoe City to Crystal Bay

Additional services include:

  • Continued hourly service daily on TART’s regional routes along Highway 267 and Highway 89
  • A free night rider service from 6 p.m. - 2 a.m. through winter and until 9 p.m. beginning in spring 2017
  • Daily service to Donner Summit with connections to Sugar Bowl and Boreal via the Truckee local route
  • Daily service from the Donner Summit Shuttle through March 12, 2017
  • North Lake Tahoe Express daily shuttles to the Reno-Tahoe International Airport from 5:30 a.m. - midnight (for more information, call 866-216-5222 or visit the North Lake Tahoe Express website)

A detailed list of current schedules, routes and fares can be found on the TART website.