Summit County and the Town of Breckenridge have an extensive public transportation network. Most services are offered free of charge and can save you time and money! Take a look at our guide to getting around Breck!
Free Buses: Breck Free Ride and The Summit Stage
Whether you are vacationing with the entire family, enjoying a relaxing weekend for two, or making your
way to work, the Breckenridge Free Ride is designed to make your transit experience pleasant and easy.
Visitors and locals alike can enjoy our FREE transit system throughout the Town. The Summit Stage is
available for FREE travel to our neighboring communities of Frisco, Silverthorne, Dillon, Summit
Cove, and Keystone. The best way to access information regarding transit schedules and routes is to visit www.breckfreeride.com. You can also call the Transit Hotline at 970.547.3140 and one of our friendly drivers will be happy to assist you. For information on The Summit Stage please visit their website, www.summitstage.com.
In addition to our regular transit service, the Town also offers the Main Street Trolley, a unique and convenient
way to get up and down Main Street. You can catch the Trolley from 6:20am – 11:40pm daily at the designated
stops along Main Street. The Trolley runs from the Ice Rink to the Transit Center where connections can be
made to all other routes in the system.
Some lodging groups provide free shuttle service with convenient stops located throughout town. Ask our front desk staff if your property includes a free shuttle, we are happy to locate the nearest stop for you.
Avoid I-70 Traffic
We encourage you to plan your travels back to Denverin advance. Skipping the weekend afternoon rush between 1pm and 7pm will greatly shorten your drive time. Real-time traffic information and the traffic forecast are available at www.goI70.com.
PARKING in Breckenridge
If you choose to drive your own vehicle to Breckenridge, here are a few options. Please keep in mind that parking
is prohibited on all town streets unless otherwise posted.
All-Day Free Parking
The Town offers the Satellite lot for free, all-day parking in the winter. Both lots are serviced by our free transit
system with convenient drop offs at the Gondola or ski area.
Free After 3 PM Parking
The F Lot, Tiger Dredge Lot, Wellington Lot, East Sawmill Lot and the Klack Placer Lot are available for
free parking AFTER 3 pm. These lots are easy to find and are perfect for dining and shopping.
Short-Term Free Parking
Free short-term parking is available on French Street
• Fifteen minute free parking is available in
most locations (license plate must be
registered at machine or on mobile app).
• Three-hour enforcement is suspended for the
month of May.
Downtown Paid Parking
There are over 1,000 paid parking spaces in and
• Fifteen minute free parking is available in most
locations (license plate must be registered at
machine or on mobile app).
• Please visit www.townofbreckenridge.com/parking
for more information on pay parking rates. Rates
are subject to change.
Pay by Phone
Use your smart phone to conveniently pay for parking before ever leaving your car. When you use our pay by
phone system you can extend your parking from anywhere, receive text or push reminders before your parking expires, stop your parking session, and easily track your payments.
(Apple/Android) or visit www.ppprk.com
in your web browser.
location specific and are posted on each block
and on each meter.
3. Enter license plate, choose length of stay, enter
4. Enjoy the freedom of extending your parking
Pay at the Meter
Pay parking meters are conveniently located on each block (1-3 per block face).
1. Press start button on keypad to begin.
(No zone information required).
2.Enter license plate number. We recommend
taking a picture of your license plate to
3. Follow on screen instructions.
4. Retain receipt for proof of purchase and
expiration time. (There is no need to display in
5. Before time expires, you can return to any meter
in the same block or zone to add time using the
same license plate.
6. Once time has expired, vehicle must be moved to
a different location in order to begin a new session.
Overnight parking for passenger and over-sized vehicles is available at the Satellite lot on Airport Road. The cost is 5 per night for up to a maximum of 14 nights.(Overnight on-street parking is prohibited year round).