Blue Grass Ultra-Transit Service (BUS)

Public transportation services are available from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Monday through Friday. Saturday services are available from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM. Route times may differ, as actual times may vary according to traffic conditions, weather conditions, and other factors.

Inclement Weather: BUS will operate on clear roads only. Service may be delayed.
Inclement Weather Policy

No Service: BUS will not provide transportation services.

BUS will make a decision regarding Inclement Weather Announcements by 6AM .

  • If you schedule a trip and know that you cannot make it, please call a reservationist to cancel.
  • If a client fails to call and cancel, they will be marked a no-show.
  • Repeated no-shows will be turned in for evaluation and a decision will be made as to whether or not to continue to provide transportation services.
  • Please call 1-800-456-6588 to cancel your transportation!

Kentucky Relay Service/Disability Services

BUS makes an impact on the lives of persons in our area who are transportation dependent. To obtain any information in an alternative format (such as for sight impaired), call 1-800-456-6588.

Language Assistance is available at no cost.

The Kentucky relay service enables the hearing or speech impaired to call the BUS office to request service or information. To reach the Kentucky Relay Service, TDD users call 1-800-648-6056, voice users call 1-800-648-6057. Give the operator the BUS toll-free telephone number.

BUS Public Transportation

  • GTran—Different points around Georgetown (schedule)
  • Dan Tran—Different points around Danville (schedule)
  • Frankfort Connection—From Frankfort to Lexington (call to schedule)
  • NichTran—Different points around Nicholasville (schedule)
  • JessLex—From Nicholasville to Lexington (schedule)
  • Danville Connection—From Danville to Lexington (call to schedule)

BUS operates in: Anderson, Boyle, Casey, Fayette, Franklin, Garrard, Jessamine, Lincoln, Mercer, Scott, Washington and Woodford Counties.

Did you know?

  • The cost of a ride is $1.75 PER mile, with a $5.00 minimum.
  • With a BUS Pass, you can cut costs by 1/3. Instead of paying the flat rate of $1.75 per mile, the BUS Pass drops the rate to $1.00 per mile with a $5.00 minimum.
  • These are sold in $20 denominations. Stop by Frankfort Central Office, Danville BUS Stop or simply ask your driver to buy your BUS Pass!
  • All of our buses are lift equipped.
  • Typically, there is NO charge for Eligible Medicaid Transportation!