City Of Greeley

Alternative Transportation & SmartTrips of Northern Colorado

With the price of gas and more and more traffic congestion, more people are seeking alternative transportation options.
Alternative Transportation is designed to help you travel as often as possible by means other than driving alone in a car. Whether your travel is for commuting to work or traveling for pleasure, alternative transportation provides you with the following benefits:

  • Save Gas - Save Money
  • Less road stress
  • Less wear and tear on your primary vehicle
  • Environmental Concerns
  • Health Benefits

Alternative Transportation Options include:

Why take a Bike?
  • Health -Bicycle commuting is a great way to squeeze regular exercise into a hectic schedule.
  • Mobility - Avoid traffic congestion, park quickly and close in
  • Economics - Save fuel costs, parking fees, auto maintenance costs.
  • Environment Benefits - Good for the ozone


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Why Take a Bus?

  • It's affordable

  • It's reliable

  • It's easy

Commuting by bus is reliable transportation that's 47 times safer than car travel; you can relax, read, and eliminate the hassle of finding a parking space. And all buses are equipped with bike racks to make your trip seamless.


Why Carpool?
  • Saves Money
  • Saves Time

Carpooling is simply two or more people going together in one vehicle to their destination. Carpooling is easy because few people are involved, a carpool is flexible and can usually accommodate everyone’s needs.


Why Vanpool?
  • Long Commutes
  • Saves Money
  • Saves Time

A vanpool is a group of six to twelve people with similar commutes of 20 to 80 miles to and from work who share a comfortable van provided by the VanGo™ Vanpool Program. They usually live and work in approximately the same areas and work roughly the same hours. Vanpool members pay a monthly fee that helps cover the costs of the van, fuel, maintenance and insurance.


Why Walk?
  • Anyone can do it
  • Walking to work provides an opportunity to combine commuting and exercise
  • Walking takes no special gear
  • To decrease stress and increase quality of life


SmartTrips of Northern Colorado provides information for finding Alternative Transportation choices.  Some benefits of SmartTrips include:

  • Guaranteed Ride Home
  • Find a Carpool Match
  • Find a VanGo Route
  • Savings Calculator

Click Here to visit the SmartTrips website