Senior Transportation - Transit Authority of Northern Kentucky

Senior Transportation

TANK is now operating Senior Transportation in Northern Kentucky.

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To be eligible for service, a passenger must be age 67 or older. Proof of age (photo ID) must be shown each time you ride.

Trips Provided

  • Origin and Destination must both be inside TANK Service Area- No Service provided outside of TANK Service Area
  • Monday through Friday, excluding holidays
  • 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Only the following trip types are eligible:
    • Medical Appointments
    • Essential Services (grocery, pharmacy, etc.)
    • Facility Transportation (Redwood, BAWAC, Senior Centers, etc.)
  • Trips will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis and may be denied at the time of scheduling based on demand.
  • If demand exceeds capacity, trips may be prioritized in the order listed above.
  • Recreation, Social and other trips are not eligible.

Fare and Scheduling

  • Fare is $8 one-way. Payment is cash only and is due when the passenger boards the bus. No tickets or passes are sold or accepted.
  • Trips can be scheduled by calling 859-578-6949 between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday-Friday.
  • Trips can be scheduled up to one week in advance.
  • A 30-minute pick-up window will be provided.

Call 859-578-6949 to schedule a trip.


Funding for the NKY Senior Transportation is provided by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet; Boone, Campbell and Kenton counties; and other community partners. The program is administered by the NKAAD and operated by TANK.