Explore Juneau on the cheap using Juneau’s Capital Transit public transportation system.
Adult fare on Capital Transit is $2 and children (18 & under) are $1. Children 5 years and younger travel free. You’ll want to board with exact fare as bus drivers are not able to make change. Transfers between routes are free.
Routes 3 & 4 run from the Downtown Transit Center to the Nugget Mall. Both routes run along Mendenhall Loop Road – but in opposite directions. From the Nugget Mall, Route 3 continues towards the Mendenhall Glacier and Route 4 continues to Auke Bay. Buses operate Monday – Friday (6:50 am – 11:45 pm, every half hour) and weekends (8:48 am – 6:45 pm, every half hour).
The University route runs from the Archives Building downtown, the Airport and Nugget Mall, then out to Auke Bay. The Riverside route runs from the Archives Building downtown, the Airport and Nugget Mall, then to the aquatic center/library in the valley. Buses operate Monday – Friday (7:03 am – 6:55 pm, every half hour).
Find further schedule information here.