Valley Regional Transit (VRT) is the regional public transportation authority for Ada and Canyon counties in southwest Idaho. VRT’s main responsibilities are to coordinate transit services in the two-county area and develop and implement a regional public transportation system. VRT owns and operates the public bus system in Meridian, Boise and Garden City and contracts for transit services for Nampa/Caldwell and between Ada and Canyon counties. These services are operated under the name ValleyRide.
Today, bus service in Meridian includes: Route 40 and Route 42 Inter-County lines, Rides2Wellness, Harvest Transit, Meridian Veterans Shuttle, and ACCESS paratransit services. Also, the City of Meridian and VRT are working together to plan for a future fixed-line bus service in Meridian. More information about bus services, including maps and schedules, can be found at https://www.valleyregionaltransit.org. The VRT Help Desk can also be reached at (208) 345-7433.