Transit

Beginning Monday, April 5, Bristol Virginia Transit will return to regular, fixed-route service with one change. The East Bristol Route will no longer operate from 7:00 am to 10:00 am. Instead, it will operate from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm with no service breaks during the day. If you need to take the East Bristol Route to work before 10:00 am, please call us at least one day in advance to schedule an appointment. Face coverings are required to be worn over both the nose and mouth and must remain on during the entire trip.

For more information, call (276) 645-7384.


Available Services


The City of Bristol, Virginia, Transit System offers fixed-route service with convenient pickup and drop-off points along the routes, including:
  • Most businesses near Exit 7
  • Super Wal-Mart
  • Kroger
  • Food City stores

Note: Bristol, Tennessee accepts Bristol, Virginia tokens.


Bus Route Service
Three buses operate five days a week and cover more than 400 miles a day, with both programs offering convenient, inexpensive transportation to key locations. Download a map of the routes.

All Bristol, Virginia, Transit buses arrive, depart from, and return to the Downtown Transfer Center in the 800 block of State Street next to the Farmers Market.

ADA Services


Services are available for persons unable to use the regular bus services. Bristol Transit provides origin to destination service in accordance with Federal Transit Administration regulations. Persons must be certified as specified by ADA guidelines. Bristol Transit provides the necessary forms for individuals who qualify. For more details, please call (276) 645-7384.

Customer Service Goals


All transit buses are accessible and we strive to offer our customers the most convenient and pleasant riding experience possible. Clean, well-maintained buses are an affordable alternative to walking or driving, and our courteous staff tries to meet the special needs of the passengers.