Metro summer service changes begin Sunday, May 29

Metro’s summer service changes will go into effect Sunday, May 29, 2016.

CINCINNATI – Metro’s summer service changes will go into effect Sunday, May 29, 2016.

The following routes will have minor routing and/or running time adjustments (links to new schedules in blue:)

Rt. 1                Museum Center – Eden Park

Rt. 3X              Montgomery Rd.

Rt. 6                Queen City

Rt. 14X            Forest Park Express

Rt. 15X            Daily Express/Mt. Healthy Express

Rt. 16              Mt. Healthy

Rt. 17              Seven Hills/Mt. Healthy/Mt. Airy/Northgate

Rt. 24              Anderson - Uptown

Rt. 27              Northside - Casey

Rt. 31              West End – Evanston Crosstown

Rt. 32              Price Hill – Glenway Crossing - Delhi

Rt. 42X            West Chester Express/Job Connection

Rt. 51              Glenway Crossing – Hyde Park Crosstown

Rt. 72              Kings Island Direct

Rt. 75X            Anderson Express

Rt. 81              Mt. Washington Express

Rt. 1 Museum Center- Eden Park: The Rt. 1 will have a new layover on Victory Parkway near William Howard Taft, in addition to minor running time adjustments to better serve our customers.

Rt. 17 Seven Hills: The Rt. 17 will now offer one morning and evening trip to provide job connection service to VXI Global LLC, located on Waycross Rd. This new service will operate Monday through Friday and Sunday.

Rt. 31 West End – Evanston Crosstown: The Rt. 31 will have a new layover on eastbound Brewster near Montgomery. There will also be minor running time adjustments and routing changes:

  • Eastbound via Dana, left on Montgomery, left on Brewster to layover
  • Westbound from layover to left on Trimble and right on Dana to regular route

Rt. 72 Kings Island Direct: Rt. 72 will begin providing seasonal, summer job connection services to Kings Island. The fare will be reduced to $2.25 each way on Rt. 72 only. This route will also have new routing through the downtown area and will serve Government Square Area E.

Schedules are now available at and will soon be available by mail and in the Mercantile Building, 120 E. Fourth Street, across from Government Square, weekdays, 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. For additional information, call Metro at 621-4455, weekdays 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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Metro is a non-profit, tax-funded public service of the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority, providing about 17 million rides per year.  

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