Skiers wait to load the UTA Ski Bus

Public Transit,
and Ride-Share

Private shuttles, public transportation and ride-sharing apps to get you to Alta.

Transportation Services to and from Alta

Many private companies provide ground transportation from the airport to Alta, which is a great option if you are staying in the canyon. The Utah Transit Authority (UTA) also has scheduled public ski buses.

UTA Public Transportation

Alta Ski Area is easily accessible via public transportation. From the airport, hotel or home. From Ogden to Park City to Provo, Utah Transit Authority has a way to get you to the mountains.

This season, UTA’s will be improving ski bus service in the Cottonwood Canyons by speeding up service and adding more trips to Snowbird, Alta, Solitude and Brighton ski resorts.

UTA Benefits for Season Pass Holders

Season passes that include the UTA Benefit receive free ridership on all UTA Ski Bus Routes. Includes Trax and other UTA bus services only when used in-transit with a Ski Bus Route. Use on TRAX or other UTA bus services without a Ski Bus Route may result in forfeiture of the UTA Benefit.

New for the 2019-20 season. All Ikon Pass holders are eligible for ridership on the UTA Ski Bus in both Cottonwood Canyons.

Free rides between Alta and Snowbird

Utah Transit Authority (UTA) operates a ski bus route between Alta and Snowbird as well as from many locations throughout the Salt Lake Valley. The buses are designed to withstand the rigors of mountain driving. Because of convenient schedule times, skiers can enjoy a full day of skiing.

View the 2019-20 UTA Ski Bus Schedule

Airport and Canyon Shuttle Services

Companies that offer transportation from the airport, downtown Salt Lake CIty, Park City or Snowbird.

to/from Airport to/from SLC to/from Park City to/from Snowbird
Alta Shuttle 866-274-0225
Alta Town Shuttle: Free Free
Alpine Transportation
Canyon Hop
Canyon Transportation
Park City Transportation800-637-3803
Public Transportation (UTA): Free Zone Free
Resort Transportation

Ted's Transportation

Tri M Transportation

Wave Transportation
Yellow Cab

Ride-Sharing Apps

Alta Ski Area and the Town of Alta are easily accessible via popular ride-sharing apps, such as Lyft, Uber, or the free Ride Space app.

The Ride Space App

The new Ride Space app is a free ride-sharing app from Alta, Brighton, Snowbird and Solitude in order to encourage ride-sharing in the Cottonwoods. With it's proximity to the Salt Lake Metropolitan Area, Help the environment and score sweet perks when you participate in The Ride Space program! Designed to help reduce carbon dioxide emissions and traffic congestion. Learn More >

Download the Ride Space App in the App Store (for iOS)

Download the Ride Space App on Google Play (for Android)

Uber and Lyft

Uber and Lyft provide service in Little Cottonwood Canyon. Make sure to order an UberSki or Lyft Ski Rack if transporting ski gear. Please consider 4WD/Chain restrictions when utilizing a ride-share app.