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515 North Main Street
Roswell, New Mexico 88202
Voice 575-624-6766
Fax 575-624-6768



  What you need to know!

 

Routes

The map shows where Pecos Trails buses go. Find the route closest to your starting point. If the place where you're going is on a different route, the map will show where you can transfer between routes. Usually, this is at our main transfer point, on Main Street between North 5th and North 6th.

 

Schedules

Check the schedules to see when your route runs. Buses are not assigned exact times at every stop, so the schedules show major intersections; from there, you can estimate when we'll get to your stop.

 

Transit stops

Board the bus at the posted Bus Stop Signs. Buses stop only at posted stops. Make sure you are not out of sight or waiting behind a shelter. All PTTS buses are equipped with wheelchair lifts. Transit stop signs are located at many locations along each route. If you're not sure where your nearest stop is, please call. Wait at the sign. When the bus approaches, look straight at the driver so he'll know you want him to stop for you.

Once buses are in motion, they will not board additional passengers. Drivers may not delay their departure from a point to wait for a transferring customer. Please be alert for your destination. Approximately one half block, before your stop, signal the Driver to let you off, if you are unfamiliar with the area ask the Driver to call out your street.

If you need to transfer to a second route to complete your trip, ask the driver for a transfer slip (they're free) when you board the first route. Once you leave the fare box area, the driver can no longer give you a transfer. Then, just give your transfer to the second bus driver, instead of paying a fare. Transfers are not good on the issuing route, so you cannot use them for a round trip.

Be sure to let the driver know where you want to get off in time for him to make a safe, smooth stop.

Enjoy your ride!

 

Holidays

Pecos Trails is closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas. We run Sunday schedules on New Year's, Presidents', Memorial, and Labor Days, and Saturday schedules on Independence Day, the Friday after Thanksgiving, and Christmas Eve.

 

Disabled?

If you can't use regular Pecos Trails buses, call us to find out how to qualify to use special transportation for the disabled.

 

Questions?

Call us! Please have pencil and paper ready. Tell us where you're starting from (street address or intersection), where you want to go (street address or intersection), and when you want to leave or arrive (day of the week and time including AM or PM). Thanks for riding Pecos Trails!

 

Routes and Schedules

Routes and Schedules are subject to change to further improve service throughout the community. Watch for RIDER ALERT notices. For the latest information on schedules, call 624-6766 during regular business hours 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Monday through Friday except observed holidays.

 

Operating Hours: Monday through Friday 6:00 AM to 10:30 PM

Saturday 7:10 AM to 10:00 PM

Sunday 10:28 AM to 7:02 PM

 

Holiday schedules will be announced. Routes and time table guides are available at the Pecos Trails Transit System station located at 515 N. Main, Roswell, NM 88201.

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Fare Information

 

Please have your fare ready and pay upon boarding with exact change, token or pass. Exact fare, please! For your safety, drivers do not carry change. Fare boxes do accept dollar bills.

 

Full Fare: 14 years through 59 years. $.75 or one Red token

Reduced Fare: Children 5 yrs. through 13 yrs. $.50 or one Green token

Students 14 yrs. up w/PTTS ID $.50 or one Green token

Seniors 60 yrs. up w/PTTS ID $.35 or one Blue token

Persons with Disabilities w/PTTS ID $.35 or one yellow token

Free: Children 0-4 yrs when accompanied by a responsible person

Personal Care Attendants w/proper PTTS ID, w/Client.

Tokens: Adult Package of 10 red $6.75

Students Package of 10 green $4.50

Seniors Package of 10 blue $3.15

Token sales are final, NO REFUNDS.

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Monthly Passes

 

Monthly Passes are available for all riders. Passes are available in the week before the end of the month. Pass prices are as follows.

 

Passes: Adult (14 yrs to 59 yrs) Red Pass $27.00

Student (14 yrs up w/PTTS ID) Green Pass $18.00

Seniors (60+yrs w/PTTS ID) Blue Pass $12.60

Disabled w/PTTS ID Yellow Pass $12.60

 

All Pass sales are final, NO REFUNDS. All reduced fare users must have a PTTS ID each time you board the bus. Reduced fare photo ID cards are available at no charge in the PTTS office.

NOTE: Up to two (2) Photo ID cards will be issued at no charge within a six (6) months period after 2, there will be a $1.00 charge for each additional card and after that there will be a $5.00 charge. For further information please call 624-6766.

Transfers: Transfers are issued Only Upon Request and Only Upon Boarding. They are valid ONLY to complete a one-way trip within the system. Transfers must be given to the Driver of the bus you are boarding. Only transfers with the proper code, color and letter of the day will be accepted. Mutilated transfers will not be accepted.

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Policies

 

RIDING P.T.T.S. Board the bus at the posted (designated) Bus Stop Sign. Buses stop only at posted stops. Make sure you are not out of sight or waiting behind a shelter. All P.T.T.S. buses are equipped with wheelchair lifts and the regular Main Street buses are equipped with front door kneeling devices which may be used if requested.

Once buses are in motion, they will not board more passengers.

Drivers may not delay their departure from a point to wait for a transferring customer. Please be alert for your destination. Approximately one half block before your stop, signal the Driver to let you off, if you are unfamiliar with the area ask the Driver to call out your street.

To signal your stop, pull the chime cord or push the black strip around the window. Look around your area so you don't leave anything behind. Exit via the REAR door whenever possible. For your safety and that of others around you, hold on to the hand rails or door handles until you clear the door.

 

ASSURING A PLEASANT RIDE:  our goal is to provide a safe, comfortable commute for all individuals traveling on P.T.T.S buses.

 

PLEASE OBSERVE THE FOLLOWING RULES:

  • Stay clear of the doorways and stairwells and keep your arms, hands, and head inside the bus. Safety regulations prohibit anyone standing in front of the white line when the bus is in motion. When there are seats available, walking or standing is not allowed while the bus is in motion.
  • Drivers will ask you to yield the seats immediately behind them for our senior and disabled customers. The first section of seats are designated to accommodate these customers. Please be courteous and make room for customers needing these spaces.
  • Do not talk to, or distract the Driver while the bus is in motion
  • Arrive at your bus stop 5 minutes early to ensure not missing the bus.
  • Shirts and shoes are required.
  • Children must be removed from strollers and the stroller must be collapsed to fit between the seat and the customer. Non-collapsible strollers are prohibited.
  • Children must not be left unattended on the buses or at the Bus Station area for any reason.
  • Fighting, throwing things, pushing, shouting, rough behavior, Driver harassment, and vulgar language are forbidden and is grounds for immediate ejection from the bus.
  • Service animals are welcome and are allowed to ride at no additional fare. All other animals must be in a cage with a secured, covered top and will be allowed as long as space is not required for other passengers. If a seat is required for a pet, full adult fare will be charged.
  • It is the passenger's responsibility to be at the bus or bus stop at the time of loading for departure.
  • Schedule times are approximate, due to ever changing situations and conditions of the system. The buses may depart a time point up to three (3) minutes early, with the exception of the Bus Station which is the ONLY layover point.
  • Safety regulations prohibit Drivers from leaving their seats to assist with packages or any such items.
  • Additional policies and procedures of the Transit System will periodically be posted in the Station Lobby and on the buses.

 

RESTRICTED ITEMS:

  • Used gasoline cans, (whether empty or not), car batteries, skateboards, skates (unless placed in a bag or container), tires, or any object too large to fit between passenger seats.
  • Cellular phones are permitted as long as they do not interfere with the operation of the bus.
  • No tricycles, tandem or motorized bicycles can be placed in the bicycle racks or inside the buses.
  • No weapons of any kind are allowed on the buses.

 

LOST AND FOUND: If you lose an item on the bus, contact Pecos Trails at 624-6766. A Pecos Trails Representative will take your report and assist you with recovering any articles which have been found. P.T.T.S. is not responsible for any item left on the buses. Wallets, purses and medication will be given special consideration and an attempt will be made to contact the Driver immediately. All other items must wait for daily processing.

 

The City of Roswell does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, or national origin.  
To find out more about our nondiscrimination obligations or to file a complaint,
please contact Anna Aragon at 575-624-6766 or our Human Resources Director,
  at (575) 637-6242.

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