RTC of Southern Nevada announces return of Game Day Express service for Las Vegas Raiders, Vegas Golden Knights, UNLV football home games

2022-08-08T18:41:23-07:00| Categories: Press Releases| Tags: |

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 8, 2022

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Monika Bertaki, RTC, (702) 676-1749 Office, BertakiM@rtcsnv.com
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Service expands to six locations for 2022-23 season for Raiders and VGK games

Click to Tweet: #RTCSNV Game Day Express is back! Catch a ride to @raiders @GoldenKnights & @unlvfootball home games all for $2 each way. Details: rtcsnv.com/gamedayexpress

 

LAS VEGAS – The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada (RTC) is bringing back the Game Day Express this sports season, providing direct service to Allegiant Stadium for Las Vegas Raiders and UNLV football home games, and to T-Mobile Arena for Vegas Golden Knights home games. 

This year, the Game Day Express service for Raiders and Golden Knights games expands to six locations to better meet the demand of the growing fan base. New locations include Aliante Casino Hotel Spa in North Las Vegas and an updated east Las Vegas location with Sam’s Town Hotel & Gambling Hall.

The service launches with the Raiders first preseason home game on Sunday, Aug. 14 and continues throughout for all 10 preseason and regular season home games. The service will continue with the first preseason Golden Knights home game on Monday, Sept. 26 at T-Mobile Arena. Likewise, service for UNLV football home games will begin with the first home game on Saturday, Aug. 27.

Pick-up locations for the 2022-23 Raiders and Golden Knights home games include:  

  • Route 605 – Summerlin Game Day Express: Red Rock Casino Resort Spa
    11011 W. Charleston Blvd., Las Vegas 89135
  • Route 606 – Green Valley Game Day Express: Green Valley Ranch Resort Spa & Casino
    2300 Paseo Verde Pkwy., Henderson 89052
  • Route 607 – Centennial Hills Game Day Express: Santa Fe Station Casino
    4949 N. Rancho Dr., Las Vegas 89130
  • Route 609 – East Side Game Day Express: Sam’s Town Hotel & Gambling Hall
    5111 Boulder Hwy., Las Vegas 89122
  • Route 610 – North Las Vegas Game Day Express: Aliante Casino Hotel Spa
    7300 N. Aliante Pkwy, North Las Vegas 89084
  • Route 612 – West Henderson Game Day Express: M Resort Spa Casino
    12300 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Henderson 89044

First departure for Raiders home games is planned for 30 minutes prior to gates opening with service arriving approximately every 30 minutes. Departures from Aliante Casino Hotel Spa and Sam’s Town Hotel & Gambling Hall will be approximately every hour. The last departure from all locations will be one (1) hour prior to kick off. After the game, each route will begin departures approximately 30 minutes after the game ends.

The first departure for Golden Knights home games will be two (2) hours before game time with additional departures 90 minutes and one (1) hour before the puck drop. After the game, each route will begin departures approximately 20 minutes after the game ends.

Pick-up locations for the 2022-2023 UNLV football home games:

  • Route 613 – UNLV Game Day Express: UNLV Transit Center
    4505 S. Maryland Pkwy., Las Vegas 89119

Route also stops at Tropicana and Las Vegas Blvd.

First departure for UNLV football home games is three (3) hours before the game with additional service for every 20 minutes, until one (1) hour before the kick off. After the game, the route will provide departures approximately 25 minutes and 1 hour after the game ends.

Cost to ride the Game Day Express is $2 per person each way or $4 for a roundtrip, with exact change. To expedite boarding, riders are advised to purchase their passes in advance on the rideRTC app.

For tourists traveling from downtown Las Vegas or the Strip, the RTC’s Deuce provides convenient, 24/7 service to get fans to Allegiant Stadium and T-Mobile Arena. Raiders fans can take the Deuce to the transit stop near Mandalay Bay, then walk across Hacienda Bridge which is closed to automobile traffic before and after the game. Golden Knights fans can take the Deuce to the Park MGM for pedestrian access to T-Mobile Arena.

For more information on the Game Day Express, visit www.rtcsnv.com/gamedayexpress.

About the RTC
The RTC is the transit authority, designated metropolitan planning organization, regional traffic management agency and administrator of the Southern Nevada Strong comprehensive regional plan for the Las Vegas valley. The RTC’s vision is to advance regionally transformative mobility solutions through equitable, innovative and sustainable infrastructure development. The RTC’s mission is to elevate quality of life for residents and visitors through sustainable planning, collaborative problem-solving, and safe and equitable transportation service. For more information about the RTC and its major initiatives or to download its transit app rideRTC, visit rtcsnv.com and stay informed by subscribing to our blog.

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