Mountain Line offers several park and ride lots throughout Missoula. Park and ride lots can be utilized to shorten driving distances and reduce time spent in traffic or simply to ride the bus to places where parking is limited, such as the university or the downtown area. It is free to park in these lots when traveling by Mountain Line to your destination.
Lewis & Clark Transfer Center/Dornblaser Park and Ride
The University of Montana provides two Park and Ride lots on its South Campus. The Dornblaser Park and Ride lot (A) is on the southeast corner of South Avenue and S Higgins Avenue. The Lewis and Clark Transfer Center Park and Ride lot (B) is located at the intersection of S Higgins Ave and Benton St. These lots are served by Mountain Line routes 1 and 12. In addition, The Associated Students of The University of Montana (ASUM) Office of Transportation runs shuttles to and from the The University of Montana and the College of Technology when classes are in session.
Upper Rattlesnake Park and Ride at Messiah Lutheran Church
The Upper Rattlesnake Park and Ride lot (D), located at 3718 Rattlesnake Drive, is provided by a partnership between Mountain Line and Messiah Lutheran Church. Park in the church parking lot free on weekdays and ride Route 5 towards downtown. This lot is ideal for residents of the Upper Rattlesnake area who wish to commute by bus!