Getting Around Sun Valley and Ketchum

Bus Service

When you visit Sun Valley, it's a breeze to get around. No need to rent a car; just hop on one of the FREE and easy Mountain Rides buses that will get you where you need to go around Ketchum and Sun Valley. With four "Around Town" routes in the Summer and six in the Winter, it's easy to get to your many destinations including Dollar and Bald Mountain, Ketchum Town Square, Sun Valley Resort, and dozens of other stops. Bus schedules differ by route, with many coming as often as every 15 minutes. And skis, snowboards, and bicycles are no sweat! All of the buses are equipped with ski and bike racks to handle your recreational equipment.

Mountain Rides
  • Daily, free bus service is available to Sun Valley, Warm Springs, River Run Plaza, Dollar Mountain, Downtown Ketchum, and Elkhorn Springs.
  • The Valley Route serves Bellevue, Hailey, Ketchum, and Sun Valley. It currently runs every 30 minutes during the peak commute time, hourly midday, and late evening trips Monday through Saturday until 11pm. The Valley Route bus will go to River Run on the weekends through ski season.
  • The Hailey Route serves downtown Hailey, Community Campus, St. Luke’s Hailey Clinic and will drop off near Friedman Airport and Woodside plus deviations to the Senior Connection. It currently runs hourly from 8am to 5:46pm, Monday - Friday.
  • Get the Mountain Rides App here

Travelers can pick up a schedule at the Visitor Center located at 491 Sun Valley Road in Ketchum, ID.

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Taxis & Uber

There are 2 main taxi companies operating out of the Wood River Valley. Reservations ahead of time are highly recommended as service times vary.  We also suggest asking the taxi company what their rates are ahead of time as these fluctuate widely. 

Uber is also another option in the Valley. Late night driver availability can vary.

Rental Cars


(208) 788-2382
located at the Friedman Memorial Airport Terminal at 1616 Airport Way in Hailey, ID


(208) 788-4548
located at the Friedman Memorial Airport Terminal at 1616 Airport Way in Hailey, ID


(208) 578-1156
located down the road from the airport at 1220 Airport Way. Call for pickups and reservations.