Riding the Baker Bus is as easy as 1-2-3!
1) The Baker Bus only runs when Mt Baker Ski Area is open and selling lift tickets. Please check their website here to see if they are open.
2) The Baker Bus will not run if there are not at least 4 reservations made on any given day. Check our reservation status for the upcoming week here or use the calendar on the left.
3) Use our registration system to sign up with the Baker Bus, then reserve a seat using the calendar on the left. If you are already registered just login, and reserve a seat for your desired date. Please note that the Baker Bus only runs from Bellingham on weekends and holidays. Check Mt Baker's operation calendar for holiday dates. During non-holiday weekdays the Bus begins service in Kendall.
*During non-holiday weekdays Bellingham riders can connect to the Baker Bus via the WTA 72x route. Please check their schedule for pickup times in Bellingham. The Baker Bus will wait for the 72x to arrive in Kendall at 7:40am.
**Please be visible at the stops when the bus arrives, the bus may not stop if there are no visible passengers.
If you plan on riding the Baker Bus, please reserve a seat by using the calendar on the left. If you have never made a reservation please follow these instructions .
Schedule and Pickup Locations
The Baker Bus only runs from Bellingham on Weekends and Holidays (Baker Bus Holiday schedule is the same as the holiday schedule for Mt Baker Ski Area, please consult their website).
During weekdays Bellingham riders can connect to the Baker Bus via the WTA 72x route. Please check their schedule for pickup times in Bellingham. The Baker Bus will wait for the 72x to arrive in Kendall at 7:40am.
For scheduling updates check our facebook page
Lincoln Creek Park n Ride in Bellingham - 6:50am
New Safeway at Sunset Square in Bellingham - 7:00am
Valero in Kendall - 7:45am
Visitor Center in Maple Falls - 7:50am
Graham's in Glacier - 8:00am
For more detail check the schedule page
The Baker Bus is an affordable, community supported transportation service dedicated to the protection of the Nooksack River Watershed. We currently provide winter service to Mt Baker Ski Area throughout Whatcom County. With vehicles prepared to handle any weather, safety is our foremost priority.