The Bus provides service throughout the Butte urban area including Walkerville and both Montana Tech campuses.  
Visit the Butte-Silver Bow Transit website, for route maps, fare and schedule information.


Bus Fares 

  • Everyone rides for free.
  • Paratransit service fare is free.
  • Passengers must reserve their ride 24-hours in advance.
  • PCA (Personal Care Attendant) will ride for free; must be approved by Butte-Silver Bow.
  • Butte-Silver Bow employees are not allowed to enter the residence at time of pick up; service is door to door.

The Connecting Services page on the ButteBus.Org website provides information about dial-a-ride services offered by the Belmont Senior Center and the Butte Sheltered Workshop


Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday 6:45 am - 6:15 pm  Saturday 8:45 am - 4:15 pm
No Service is available on Sundays and the following holidays: 

  • New Year’s Day
  • July 4th
  • State/General Election
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day and the Friday after
  • President’s Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Christmas Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Veteran’s Day

Paratransit Services

Paratransit services are available for those whose disabilities prevent them from using the transit system's regular fixed-route bus service.


Passengers must meet the legal and medical requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Passengers are generally eligible if:

  • They are physically unable to get to the regular fixed-route bus,
  • They are unable to navigate regular fixed-route bus systems once on board
  • They are unable to board and exit the bus at some locations
  • They live within and/or up to 3/4 of a mile from the (link to) Butte-Silver Bow Transit fixed-route system.

Apply for Service

Passengers must meet the legal and medical requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act through an application process.  Please call 406-497-6515 for an application to be sent to you.