BCRTA sells individual ride tickets in $2.00 and $5.00 increments. BCRTA tickets may be used on all fixed routes and dial a ride services.
To order tickets please download and print the order form and mail it to
or call 513.785.5237 for ticket ordering information.
Middletown Transit sells tickets in $1.25 and $0.60 increments. MTS tickets can be purchased at the Middletown Transit Station (55 S. Broad Street) Monday through Friday between 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM.
Middletown Transit sells 40 ride passes. Full fare passes are $50.00, half-fare passes are available to elderly and disabled applicants for $24.00. MTS passes can be purchased at the Middletown Transit Station (55 S. Broad Street) Monday through Friday between 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM.
*BCRTA will begin selling 30 day "rolling passes" in Sepetember 2016. The rolling pass offers unlimited rides on the BCRTA and MTS systems for 30 full days from the first time it is used or "tapped" on the bus. Please join our mailing list to receive the latest information on the launch of 30 day passes!
Single ride transfers are available upon request to passengers who pay a cash fare at boarding. Transfers may be used between all "R," "U," and Middletown Transit routes. Please note some transfers are time limited.
Elderly passengers, disabled passengers, and Medicare cardholders are eligible to pay half fare on all BCRTA U & R routes and also on MTS Blue, Gold, Green and Red routes. Half fare on BCRTA is $1.00, and $0.60 on MTS routes. Passengers should provide proof of eligibility at boarding. Effective January 1, 2015 all half fare passengers must complete an application and provide a BCRTA issued ID card to be eligible to participate in the half fare program. Please call 513.785.5237 for details or complete the application here.
Some City of Hamilton residents may be eligible to receive a free 30 day rolling pass, generously subsidized by the City of Hamilton Community Development Block Grant Program. Passes are intended for use on the R6, but may be used on other routes as well. Please call 513-785-5237 to check eligibility or complete an application.
CDBG provides passes for individuals that can prove residence in the following Butler County census tracts: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 11, 105, 111.23, and 146. Check your address here.
Passengers must pay fare with correct change, ticket, or pass at the time of boarding. Please note drivers do not carry cash and cannot make change.
|R1 – Middletown and Hamilton|
|R2 – Middletown and Oxford|
|R3 - Hamilton and Oxford|
|R4 – Hamilton and Tri-County|
|R6 - Job Connector|
Oxford /Miami University Routes