General InformationThe buses operate daily during fall and spring semesters and winter term excluding University recognized holidays.
There is no transit service during the summer.
Lost & Found: Please call (513) 785-5237 or toll-free (855) 42-BCRTA to inquire about a personal item left on a BCRTA bus.
The Butler County Regional Transit Authority (BCRTA) provides transportation around the Oxford campus, uptown, and to several off-campus student housing areas. Four main routes interconnect so passengers can ride within the area by transferring from one route to another. Express routes serve some of the off campus residences located south of campus. Students, faculty, and staff may ride all BCRTA routes for no fare by displaying their Miami University ID card. The general public may ride all routes for a $2 fare.
Regional Campus Routes
Round-trip bus service between Miami's Oxford and Hamilton campuses and the Oxford and Middletown campuses is provided daily during the academic year by BCRTA. There is no fare for riders showing a Miami University ID, the general public pays a $2 fare.
See the transit schedules for the routes below:
Students calling BCRTA SafeRide should consider riding the bus when their destinations are on or near a BCRTA route.
Established for the protection of students after dark, BCRTA SafeRide provides a safe escort for persons travelling alone during evening hours, operating until 3 AM Monday through Saturday nights and 1 AM on Sunday night. Students can call BCRTA at (513) 785-5237 or toll-free (855) 42-BCRTA for this service.
SafeRide service is not provided to addresses on College Corner Pike, west of Locust and Church Streets.
BCRTA provides transportation for students with disabilities. During fall and spring semesters, Access Miami provides door-to-door transportation around campus and in the Oxford area. Call BCRTA at (513) 785-5237 or toll-free (855) 42-BCRTA to access this service which operates during the scheduled hours of regular BCRTA fixed route services.
Intercity Bus Service
Barons Bus Lines provides intercity bus service connecting Miami University with Cincinnati and Indianapolis transportation hubs for only $10 one-way. The service runs 365 days a year with the highest quality of buses operated by professional, customer oriented drivers. Barons Bus has brand new, top of the line MCI 56 passenger vehicles equipped with free WIFI, Power Outlets, reclining seats, seat belts, and GPS tracking. All vehicles are ADA accessible.
Barons Bus Lines offers the convenience of connecting directly to Greyhound Lines for service to destinations across the country. Oxford residents will now have access to nationwide bus travel! The pick up location is located at the corner of Spring Street and Maple Street at Shriver Center. For pricing, contact Barons Bus Lines directly at (888) 378-3823 or their website, www.baronsbus.com.
All services (BCRTA bus routes, BCRTA SafeRide and Access Miami) may experience delays or may terminate service as weather and road conditions necessitate. BCRTA will comply with snow emergency restrictions.
Call (513) 785-5237 or toll-free (855) 42-BCRTA for information and updates.