Riding Metro & The Cincinnati Bell Connector Is About To Get Easier with New Cincy EZRide App
CINCINNATI – Purchasing your Metro bus or Cincinnati Bell Connector fare is just a click away with the new Cincy EZRide app.
Available for download on Android and IOS, the new mobile ticketing app makes purchasing fare on public transportation from the palm of your hand a breeze. For a limited time, first time downloads will include a free Metro one-ride ticket. The app will be available for download at 9:30 AM on September 1st, 2016.
Real-time bus and streetcar tracking features will be available on the app soon.
"The new Cincy EZRide app is allowing us to offer customers a convenient and flexible way to pay their fare," said Metro CEO Dwight A. Ferrell. "It's just one of the many ways we are being responsive to customer's feedback as we work to reinvent Metro to better meet the needs of our community."
It's easy to use:
1. Say goodbye to paper tickets, cash, exact change and ticket vending machines
2. Download the Free Cincy EZRide App from Google Play or the Apple Store
3. Buy and store as many tickets on your phone as you like for future use
4. When you're ready to ride, active your ticket and show to the bus operator or the Cincinnati Bell Connector Fare inspector
Metro staff will be on Government Square and in the Metro Sales office between
11 a.m.- 2 p.m. on Sept. 1 to answer questions about the app and give away smartphone card holders to the first 500 customers.