It's new! It's here! 

This is the page to visit to learn more about our new Service Changes hitting the road beginning in January 2021. Check back often for service descriptions and updated maps. 

There's so much to share but here's a few links to help you jump to what is most important to you!

New Service Types

Service Type Description Map
 Frequent High-frequency service on direct routes to key destinations PDF
 Neighborhood Major lifeline routes for community circulation PDF
 Jobs Express Scheduled around shift changes in industrial parks/job centers and
provides peak park & ride service to/from Cincinnati
PDF
Commuter Express Serves park & rides for commuter service to/from Cincinnati.
Primarily peak-only service
PDF

2021 Route Changes

We know the most important route is the one YOU ride every day! Below is specific information about your route.  NOTE: this information will be updated regularly with new maps and schedules through the end of December 2020. Check back often for more info so you can be ready to ride in January 2021. 

Click on the links below to jump to your route

#1 | #1X | #2X | #3 | #5 | #7 | #8 | #9 | #11 | #12 | #16 | #17X | #18X | #22X | #25 | #25X | #28X | #30X | #31X | #32X | #33 | #35X | #39X | #40X | #42X | Covington Health Connection | Southbank Shuttle

Route Name

What’s Changing?

Frequency

Span

 Map  Schedule

#1 Dixie Hwy/Florence

Route will only serve the current Turfway loop. Industrial Rd/Empire Dr/US25/Main St areas will now be served by the 42X.

Weekday: 20 min (40 min after 8pm)
Weekend: 30 min (60 min after 8pm)

Weekday: 4:20am-1:08am

Weekend: 5:00am-12:16am

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#1X Houston Rd/Mineola Pike Express

Unfortunately, this route will be eliminated due to low-ridership. Nearby P&R options to use include Florence Hub (42X) and Buttermilk (17X).

 

 

   

#2X Airporter

Shortened travel time between Airport and Cincinnati. This route will no longer serve Covington.

Weekday and Weekend: 30 min

Weekday and Weekend: 5:00am-1:15am

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#3 Ludlow/Bromley

Route will end at the Covington Transit Center and will not go into downtown Cincinnati.

Weekday: 40 min (60 min after 8pm)
Weekend: 60 min

Weekday: 5:06am-9:41pm
Weekend: 6:56am-9:53pm

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#5 Holman Ave/Fort Wright

Will use Madison Ave between City Heights and Walmart (instead of Highland Pike). This route will no longer serve St. Elizabeth Covington. Direct service to St. Elizabeth Covington will now be served by the Covington Health Connection route.

Weekday: 40 min (60 min after 8pm)
Weekend: 60 min

Weekday: 4:24am-12:27am
Weekend: 6:04am-10:53pm

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#7 Madison Ave/Latonia

Service will remain on Winston Ave and end at Latonia Centre. Decoursey and Huntington Ave. will no longer be directly served.

Weekday: 40 min (60 min after 8pm)
Weekend: 60 min

Weekday: 4:31am-12:31am
Weekend: 5:35am-12:05am

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#8 Eastern Ave/Crestview Hills

Route is extended to serve St. Elizabeth Edgewood and Crestview Hills Town Center, and will use Madison Ave. north of 11th St. instead of Scott/Greenup.

Weekday: 40 min (60 min after 8pm)
Weekend: 60 min

Weekday: 4:28am-11:51pm
Weekend: 5:33am-11:36pm

 

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#9 Taylor Mill/Independence

Unfortunately, this route will be eliminated due to low-ridership, with areas of Covington (north of Latonia Centre) continuing to be served by the #7 or #8.

 

 

   

#11 Fort Thomas

Unfortunately, this route will be eliminated due to low-ridership. Downtown commuters can utilize the Newport P&R under I-471, served by route #12.

 

 

   

#12 Bellevue/Dayton

Routing stays the same. Park and Ride has been added in Newport, under I-471, near Newport High School.

Weekday: 40 min (60 min after 8pm)
Weekend: 60 min

Weekday: 4:30am-12:26am
Weekend: 7:02am-10:47pm

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#16 West Newport/Fort Thomas

Route has been shortened to St. Elizabeth Fort Thomas, and the route will end in downtown Cincinnati. Route will no longer serve NKU or Covington Transit Center.

Weekday: 40 min (60 min after 8pm)
Weekend: 60 min

Weekday: 5:13am-10:00pm
Weekend: 6:29am-10:14pm

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#17X Buttermilk Pike Express

Route will no longer serve the Covington Transit Center. Royal Dr. will still be served.

Rush-hour service only

Weekday: 6:24am-8:45am, 3:45pm-6:04pm

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#18X Fort Mitchell/Edgewood Express

Unfortunately, this route will be eliminated due to low-ridership. Dixie Hwy will still be served by the #1.

 

 

   

#22X Mt. Zion Rd Express

Routing is shortened to Mt. Zion Park and Ride. Walton will no longer be served.

Rush-hour service only

Weekday: 6:15am-8:15am, 3:45pm-5:45pm

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#25 NKU/Alexandria

Route will end in downtown Cincinnati and will remain at Village Green P&R. Route will no longer serve Covington Transit Center.

Weekday: 25 min (40 min after 8pm)
Weekend: 40 m

Weekday: 3:59am-12:43am
Weekend: 6:00am-12:00am

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#25X Alexandria Express

Route will end at Village Green Park and Ride.

Rush-hour service only

Weekday: 6:13am-8:45am, 3:45pm-6:17pm

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#28X Empire Dr/Industrial Rd Express

Unfortunately, this route will be eliminated due to low-ridership. Empire Dr. and Industrial Rd portions of the route will be served by the #42X.

 

 

   

#30X Lake Park Dr/Fort Wright Express

Routing will end at Fort Wright Hub P&R. Hands Pike P&R and Independence P&R will no longer be served. Lake Park Dr. has been added to this route (formerly served by 31X).

Rush-hour and shift-based service only

Weekday: 6:25am-8:15am, 4:15pm-6:42pm
Weekend: 7:20am-7:50am, 5:05pm-6:42pm

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#31X Rolling Hills Dr Express

Service to this area will be provided by the #30X.

 

 

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#32X Burlington Express

Routing stays the same.

Rush-hour service only

Weekday: 6:14am-8:15am, 4:15pm-6:16pm

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#33 Thomas More Pkwy/Crestview Hills

This route will be eliminated. Service to St. Elizabeth Edgewood and Walmart will now be provided by Route #8.

 

 

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#35X East-West Express

Unfortunately, this route will be eliminated due to low-ridership. Frequency will be improved on Dixie Hwy and US-27 (#1 and #25), creating easier transfers.

 

 

   

#39X Petersburg Rd/South Hebron Express

Routing stays the same.

Rush-hour service and shift-based service only

Weekday: 5:06am-8:09am, 1:51pm-7:09pm
Weekend: 5:51am-7:09am, 5:21pm-7:09pm

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#40X Worldwide Blvd/North Hebron Express

Route will no longer directly serve Global Way, but will have stops on North Bend Rd.

Rush-hour service and shift-based service only

Weekday: 4:51am-8:01am, 1:51pm-7:11pm
Weekend: 5:01am-7:11am, 5:11pm-6:46pm

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

#42X Industrial Rd/Florence Express

Route will serve the Industrial loop of the #1 and will use I-71/75 to create a faster connection between Florence and Cincinnati. Route will continue to serve the Florence Hub.

Weekday and Weekend: 60 min

Weekday and Weekend: 4:24am-12:24am

 PDF  PDF (coming soon)

Covington Health Connection 

New route will connect the Covington Transit Center and St. Elizabeth Covington via MLK Jr. Blvd and Scott/Greenup.

Weekday: 30 min

Weekday: 8am-4:50pm

 PDF (coming soon)  PDF (coming soon)
 Southbank Shuttle  Minor routing changes in Covington Due to COVID-19 impacts, this route will not operate when the initial service change goes into effect in January 2021.