April 4: Board Buses at Front or Back Door

Date:March 29, 2021
Effective:Mar 29, 2021

Effective Sunday, April 4, riders may board RideKC buses at the front door or the back door.

Customers may exit at the back door or front door. Let other customers exit the bus before boarding at the front or back door.

Riders should continue to:

  • Wear masks on board and at stops, as directed by the CDC.
  • Observe social distancing on buses and at stops.
  • Travel with zero fare.

For updates related to safety measures and service changes during the pandemic, visit

April Service Changes 

Also effective the week of April 4, RideKC will changes several routes due to increasing ridership. New schedules are available in the Rider Bulletin section of this website:

  • 12 12th Street: More service on weekdays and Saturdays, and larger vehicles on weekdays.
  • 28 Blue Ridge: New schedule; frequency remains the same.
  • 29 Blue Ridge Limited: Service resumes.
  • 35 35th Street: New schedule; frequency remains the same.
  • 77 Casino Cruiser: Some weekday trips will use a larger vehicle.
  • 229 KCI-Boardwalk: More service on weekdays. 

For route and schedule information, visit any time or call the Regional Call Center at (816) 221-0660, weekdays from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. For current schedules and trip planning, download our official app Transit at

RideKC Next Update

RideKC Next changes are coming in October 2021. Draft schedules, including maps and timetables, will be available at by the end of June. RideKC Next will include the restoration of more transit service. To stay up to date on RideKC Next, visit

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