The Utah Transit Authority will begin its Ski Bus service Friday, running every day, including holidays, until the end of the season.

Bus service from the airport to resorts, however, will be discontinued, a UTA spokesman said.Buses will run from various locations in Salt Lake Valley to Brighton and Solitude resorts in Big Cottonwood Canyon and Alta and Snowbird resorts in Little Cottonwood Canyon. Fares will range from $1-$3 depending on the departure location in Salt Lake Valley; $1 from the canyon mouth to the resort; and $1 from one resort to another.

For pickup locations, call UTA at 287-4636.

Schedule changes on Friday will be made for the following routes: 8, 18, 20, 27, 29, 30, 32, 33, 37, 40, 43, 48, 55, 64, 70, 71, 72, 81/21, 135, 137, 140, 610, 650.

For specific information about schedule changes, call 287-4636.