Burlington Urban Service
(B.U.S.) is a people-oriented transportation system owned and operated
by the City of Burlington, Iowa. We offer you alternative
transportation service that is fast, convenient and
economical. Routes service nearly all areas of Burlington,
and nearly 90% of all residents live within 3 city blocks of a bus
Locating the central transfer and loading area to the old Burlington
Northern Railroad Depot at 300 South Main Street has simplified
transferring from one route to another.
Buses normally operate on regular 40-minute intervals from 7:00 AM and
9:00 AM, and then except for Route #4 (Flint Hills) and Route #5
(Westland Mall) that goes to 1-hour intervals, the system operates on
demand response between the hours of 9:00 AM and 5:15 PM from
reservations made during the previous business day by calling
319-753-8162. No bus service is provided on Sundays and the
six major holidays (New Years Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day,
Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day). Ask your
driver for additional information, or call 319-753-8162.
B.U.S. operates a single demand response bus from 5:30 AM to 6:50 AM.
Passengers desiring to use this service must notify the
office the previous business day by calling 319-753-8162 to be included
on this route. Capacity of this special route is
B.U.S. also provides service on Saturdays between the hours of 9:00 AM
and 4:30 PM, from reservations made during the previous business day by