Map of Vail Transportation and Parking

Welcome to Vail, the perfect setting for your favorite summer events. Come early, park your car for free in the Vail Village or Lionshead structure, or look for close-in paid parking. Vail’s free transit system will take you to your destination within minutes.

Returning this summer is a Village-to-Village Express route. Buses run along the South Frontage Road every 6 to 8-minutes on Event Days. Stops include Lionshead, Vail Village and Ford Park. Express times and stops vary, so be sure to check the calendar for details. Parking on the South Frontage Road is available for overflow parking until 11 p.m. after both the Vail Village and Lionshead parking garages are full. Click here for the full bus schedule.

Access to events in Ford Park include the following options:

  • $10 close-in parking at the Ford Park lot* (200 spaces), 500 South Frontage Rd.)
  • $10 close-in parking at the Soccer Field lot* (55 spaces), 600 Vail Valley Dr.)
    *Check the calendar for pay parking dates and times;
    otherwise, parking is free.
  • Village-to-Village Express bus between Ford Park, Vail Village and Lionshead via South Frontage Road will be in use during major events at Ford Park.
  • In-Town bus route will extend from Lionshead to Ford Park to accommodate events at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater. Check the calendar for dates and times.

Friday, 8/1/14

Vail International Dance Festival

Parking Info

Ford Park Parking - $10, 4:00pm to 8:00pm

Soccer Field Parking - $10, 4:00pm to 8:00pm

Vail Village & Lionshead Parking Available - FREE

Transit Info

Ford Park Express, 3:30pm to 9:30pm

In-Town, 6:30am to 1:30am

In-Town Extended, 6:30pm to 9:30pm

Saturday, 8/2/14

Vail International Dance Festival

Parking Info

Ford Park Parking - $10, 4:00pm to 8:00pm

Soccer Field Parking - $10, 4:00pm to 8:00pm

Vail Village & Lionshead Parking Available - FREE

Transit Info

Ford Park Express, 3:30pm to 9:30pm

In-Town, 6:30am to 1:30am

In-Town Extended, 6:30pm to 9:30pm

Sunday, 8/3/14

Farmers' Market

Parking Info

Ford Park Parking - Free, 6:00am to 11:00pm

Soccer Field Parking - Free, 6:00am to 11:00pm

Vail Village & Lionshead Parking Available - FREE

Transit Info

Village-to-Village Express, 9:30am to 4:30pm

In-Town, 6:30am to 1:30am