Wear your comfortable shoes and hit the pavement to get an up-close view of the Cincinnati region. Whether you're traversing one of the four pedestrian-friendly bridges that span the Ohio River or you're exploring an unique urban neighborhood or lively entertainment district, it's easy to see why we were named the Best Walking City in Ohio and ranks 20th in the nation for walkability, according to Prevention magazine and the American Podiatric Medical Association.

Public Transportation

Whether you're staying close to the riverfront — the heart of the region — or enjoying experiences throughout our vast regions, both Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky have public transportation systems to suit your needs. ·         Read this article for tips on where to park to utilize the Cincinnati Bell Connector and/or the Southbank Shuttle when attending Reds and Bengals games or other riverfront activities.

Cincinnati Bell Connector
Cincinnati Bell Connector

The Cincinnati Bell Connector is a modern streetcar system offering a unique way to see all of the happenings in downtown Cincinnati. The 3.6 mile loop stops at popular destinations located in the Banks, the Central Business District, and Over-the-Rhine and runs every 12-15 minutes. Tickets are $1 for 2 hours or $2 for an all day pass. Purchase via the Cincy EZ Ride app or from vending machines at all streetcar stations. Free with Metro day pass or transfer.

Bus Service
Southbank Shuttle
Southbank Shuttle

Hop aboard the Southbank Shuttle for easy access between Cincinnati and the riverfront cities of Covington and Newport in Northern Kentucky. The shuttle costs just $1 per ride, runs every 15 minutes, and makes stops near many popular attractions in Downtown and along the riverfront. 


With a centrally located Downtown hub, Metro is a great option for exploring the Uptown, North, East and West parts of the region.


The Transit Authority of Northern Kentucky offers routes throughout the southern part of the region which includes the communities throughout Northern Kentucky.


Whether you're arriving or departing from Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) the airporter is the fastest, easiest and least expensive way (just $2) to get between downtown Cincinnati, Covington and CVG.

Cincy Red Bikes

Bicycles & Scooters

Biking and scooter riding in the Cincinnati region is safe and easy. There are countless bike racks throughout the region and some streets have designated bike lanes. For a more leisurely ride, pedal along the Ohio River Trail for beautiful views of the river and Northern Kentucky or click here to learn about some popular biking areas.

Red Bike

A fun, easy, and healthy way to discover the region! 50 easily accessible locations throughout Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky make exploring on two wheels simple, inexpensive and enjoyable. Need a route suggestion? Go for a spin on one of these fun routes.

Blue Ash Bike Share

Explore the northern suburb with Zagster, the neighborhood's bike sharing program. 

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Bird Scooters

An electric, dockless scooter from company, Bird Rides. Just use your smartphone to locate a scooter, scan the barcode to unlock the scooter, pay with your credit card and scan your driver’s license and begin your riding excursion around the city!

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Lime-S Scooters

A dockless electric scooter sharing system to make your way around the Cincinnati region. Use your smartphone to locate a scooter, pay $1 to begin, and roll away on your scooter adventure!

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Taxi/Car Services

Taxi Cabs
AAA Yellow Cab 513-821-8294  
Airport Yellow Cab (only services airport) 859-767-8294  
At Your Service Taxi 859-431-6300 
Elite Taxi 859-630-6948 Visit Website  
RaN's Cabs 513-921-4222 
Riverfront Taxi 513-886-0256  
Towne Taxi 513-761-7700 Visit Website 
Yellow Taxi Cincinnati 513-400-4251 Visit Website 
Car/Bus/Limo Service
A Savannah Nite Limousine 513-858-2677 Visit Website
Blue Grass Tours 859-233-2152 Visit Website
Callahan's Premium Car Service 937-789-3829 Visit Website
Callaway Transportation Inc. 410-795-8300 Visit Website
Casual Corporate Transportation 513-617-3980
Executive Car & Airport Limousine 513-351-7688 Visit Website
Executive Transportation Services, Inc. 859-261-8841 Visit Website 
Miller Transportation, Inc. 502-368-5644 Visit Website
Petermann 513-351-7383 Visit Website 
The Sprinter Renter 513-824-8028
Queen City Transportation 513-941-8700Visit Website
App-based Car Service
Drivr 513-428-4655 Visit Website Lyft   Visit Website Uber   Visit Website
GEST Carts provides FREE transportation throughout the urban core with a fleet of zero-emissions, multi-passenger vehicles. Visit Website 
Oggo operates FREE electric, 5-passenger vehicles in Downtown Cincinnati and in Covington and Newport, Kentucky. Download the OGGO app on your smartphone to arrange a pickup and drop-off. Visit Website