When anyone is using Google Maps to navigate around Steamboat Springs, SST information, including available routes, scheduled service, location and travel time, is presented alongside of other travel options.
For visitors to the Yampa Valley, this ability provides a better understanding of how to ride the free bus and use SST transit services. In addition, a direct link is provided from Google Maps, allowing the user to access real-time information.
Passengers can use the Google Maps navigation tool by choosing bus as their mode of transportation. When entering the proper start and final destinations locations, Maps will provide needed directions to find the bus stop, arrival time, and show the route.
“Having information right in the palm of your hand greatly enhances the passenger experience and allows riders to take advantage of real-time trip planning information.”