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BCRTA Airport Shuttles

Purchase Airport Shuttle Tickets

Visit our online ticketing website to purchase shuttle tickets.
BCRTA Airport Shuttles to the Cincinnati airport are offered for Thanksgiving, Winter, and Spring Breaks (only). The Butler County Regional Transit Authority is also contracted with Miami University to provide daily public transportation on campus and to the surrounding area. BCRTA airport shuttle services are not funded or subsidized by Miami University.

2018-19 Airport Shuttle Dates & Times

  • Departures: Shuttles depart promptly from the Maple Street bus stop on the west end of the Shriver Center. Riders should plan to arrive 30 minutes before departure time. Buses will depart promptly.
  • Returns: Shuttles board at the TANK (Transit Authority of Northern Kentucky) bus stop on the east end of the airport terminal and return to Shriver Center when loaded. Drivers cannot leave buses to look for riders.
  • Note: Cincinnati (CVG) Airport pickup is at the TANK (Transit Authority of Northern Kentucky) bus stop on the east end of the airport terminal.
Spring Break Spring Break

Depart from Oxford

Tuesday 11/20/18

Depart from Oxford

Wednesday 11/21/18

Return from Airport

Sunday 11/25/18

Depart from Oxford

Friday 12/14/18

Return from Airport

Sunday 1/27/19

Depart from Oxford

Friday 3/22/19

Return from Airport

Sunday 3/31/19

12:30 PM 5:30 AM 3:00 PM 12:30 PM 3:00 PM 12:30 PM 3:00 PM
4:30 PM 9:00 AM 9:00 PM 5:00 PM 4:30 PM 9:00 PM


Purchasing Tickets

  • Tickets are available to purchase online now.  You will soon be able to purchase tickets online using our Ticketing Website.
  • Shuttle tickets are to be booked at least one day before travel. Capacity caps may be applied to some shuttles.
  • Rider Name, Cell Phone #, Airline, Flight Number, & Departure/Arrival times, along with a non-rider Emergency Contact Phone # (parent, guardian, other) must be provided when purchasing an airport shuttle ticket
  • Tickets are non-refundable but may be transferred prior to scheduled use to another break within the academic year, based on availability. Airport shuttle provider butler county regional transit authority and ticketing services provider Miami University Box Office are not obligated to refund tickets due to airline issues or weather-related incidents impacting flight schedules.
  • Due to safety regulations and space limitations, luggage items larger than, or in excess of a single piece of carry-on luggage will need to be placed in the additional luggage space for an additional charge of $11.00

Travel Time to Airport

Airport Name Airport Code Approx. Travel Time
Cincinnati/North Kentucky International Airport CVG 1.25 hours*


Current pricing for Cincinnati airport shuttle tickets is $30.00 each way. Current pricing for additional luggage is $11.00 each way.

Important Traveler Information

  • Riders should plan to arrive at airport at least 2 hours before scheduled flight for check-in and security clearance.
  • Riders booked for a specific shuttle have first priority. Riders who missed a previous shuttle will be seated based on availability.
  • Last minute shuttle requests will only be filled if seating is available.
  • Riders without pre-purchased tickets may travel on returning airport shuttles if seating is available, and must make payment to driver using CASH ONLY.
  • Reasonable efforts will be made to ensure booked riders are not left at the airport. However, shuttles are not obligated to wait for passengers in the event of a delayed flight.
  • BCRTA buses will be used for airport shuttles. Other marked vans may be used on low rider routes.
  • A BCRTA emergency phone number is printed on the face of each return ticket should flight plans change.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Are BCRTA shuttle buses available to airports on dates besides the three listed breaks?
A: Not at this time. All current airport shuttle schedule information may be found at

Q: My flight times are too early/too late for the scheduled shuttle times to work. What are my other options?
A: A comprehensive list of other transportation options is found at

Q: Can I purchase a shuttle ticket to/from an airport without a booked flight?
A: Yes. Riders connecting to/from local rides may purchase shuttle tickets without providing flight information. This option is not available online, so please call our office if this is your situation.