• Information about transportation changes for the 2024-2025 school year is available on the Transportation Department's webpage.

  • Bus driver greets students

    RCPS partners with Durham School Services to provide transportation services. We take seriously the responsibility of transporting students safely to and from school and ask parents to review the rules of conduct for riding the bus with their students (Parent Handbook).

    New: Transportation Changes for the 2024-2025 School Year

    Roanoke City Public Schools will make several changes to transportation for the 2024-2025 school year to improve transportation reliability, including changes to start and dismissal times. Learn more.

    Bus Route Information

    Bus routes for summer programs are now available. Bus routes for the 2024-2025 school year will become available in August. (Bus stops for the 2024-2025 school year may change from the prior year, and students may have to walk to their stop in accordance with family responsibility zones.) 

    Attendance Zone Map

    Use the attendance zone map to find your school based on your address.


  • Bus Stop Information and Address Changes 
    Call Transportation at (540) 853-2807

    For all other inquiries
    Call Durham School Services at (540) 970-3000

    Walter Doughty
    Director of Transportation
    (540) 853-2807 | walterdoughty@rcps.info 

    Transportation is part of the Operations team, which reports to:
    Chris Perkins
    Chris Perkins
    Chief Operations Officer 
    (540) 853-2382 | ccperkins@rcps.info