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Introducing CincyLink: Your Express Bus Between Butler County and Cincinnati!

Are you tired of the daily commute grind between Butler County and Cincinnati? Starting in January 2024, you can leave traffic jams, parking hassles, and high gas prices behind and say hello to convenience, comfort, and cost savings. Welcome aboard CincyLink – your new, hassle-free way to commute between Butler County, Ohio and Cincinnati.

This new commuter service will feature 4 peak morning round trips and 4 peak afternoon round trips.  Stops will include Meijer in Middletown, Meijer in West Chester, Uptown Cincinnati, Government Square (Downtown Cincinnati), and Riverfront Transit Center.  Passengers will enjoy:
  • All forward-facing high back seats
  • Available 3-point seatbelts
  • USB-A and USB-C charging
  • Additional overhead baggage space
  • Complimentary onboard WiFi
  • Cashless onboard payment with EZfare
  No cash will be accepted onboard. Tickets can be  purchased in the EZfare app or at the Middletown Transit Station.   Find more information at CincyLinkBus.com.  Join our CincyLink mailing list for all the latest news too!

Fare Capping

  • Coming Spring 2024

Guaranteed Ride Home

  • The Butler County Regional Transit Authority Guaranteed Ride Home Program ensures peace of mind for CincyLink commuters by providing a reliable ride home when an unexpected emergency or unplanned overtime occurs during a normal work day. Riders can call the BCRTA Customer Service Center to request a ride and BCRTA will schedule and pay for an Uber to pick- you up. Only trips from work to home, a hospital, daycare facility, school, or to a park-and-ride facility are covered. Riders can utilize the Guaranteed Ride Home program up to four times in a 12-month calendar period. Please call customer service at 513.785.5237 for questions or to book a ride.


  • Single Ride Jan 1 - 31, 2024: $FREE
  • Single Ride after Jan 31, 2024: $5.00
  • 30-Day Pass after Jan 31, 2024: $120.00

tripTrip Planner

  • Cincinnati
  • Hamilton
  • Middletown
  • West Chester Township
  • Year Round
  • Government Square
  • Riverfront Transit Center
Park & Ride
  • Meijer/West Chester
  • Meijer/Middletown