New Route : 487 87th Street - MTC

Date:July 31, 2023
Effective:Aug 07, 2023

There’s a new bus route in town, and new opportunities abound!

Beginning August 7, 2023, Johnson County Transit’s Ride KC services will offer the new Route 487, operating between the Lenexa City Center in Lenexa, KS, and the Mission Transit Center (MTC) in Mission, KS, via downtown Overland Park, KS and Prairie Village, KS. Route 487 is a critical link serving the 87th Street corridor and connects to existing Route 495 at the Lenexa City Center and several RideKC routes at MTC. The new zero-fare Route 487 also connects locals and visitors to some of Kansas City’s neighborhoods, as well as popular restaurants, shopping centers, trails and top attractions.

Route 487 87th Street-MTC: Download the map and schedule.

Hours of Service: 5 a.m.-8 p.m., Monday - Friday

Frequency of Service: Arrives every 60 minutes

The new Route 487 serves the following:

Connects to:

  • Lenexa City Center (Scarborough St.) 495
  • 87th & Quivira Rd. 402, 475
  • Santa Fe Drive & Antioch 403
  • Farmers’ Market 401, 404
  • Metcalf & 75th 475
  • Mission Transit Center
  • 118, 401, 402, 403, 404, 499, 563

Attractions within walking distance of stops:

  • Lenexa City Center
  • Lenexa City Hall
  • Lenexa Farmers’ Market
  • Central Green Park
  • Lenexa City Center Library
  • Johnson County Central Resource Library
  • Little Mill Creek Trail
  • Legler Barn Museum & Depot
  • Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park
  • Westchester Square Shopping Center
  • Central Resource Library
  • Overland Park City Hall
  • Thompson Park
  • Overland Park Farmers’ Market
  • Strang Hall Food Court
  • Trail West Shopping Center
  • Mission City Hall
  • Mission Market
  • Mission Mart Shopping Center
  • Mission Transit Center
  • Rock Creek Trail

Download the Route 487 Fact Sheet and System Map if helpful.

Connect with Johnson County by email, phone, website, or social media!

Call Center: 816-221-0660 (M-F, 6 a.m. – 6 p.m.)
Twitter: @JoCoTransit

For route and schedule information, visit any time or call the RideKC Regional Call Center at (816) 221-0660, weekdays from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. We offer translation assistance for trip information in more than 50 languages.

El Centro de Llamadas Regional de RideKC brinda asistencia con la traducción al 816-221-0660, de lunes a viernes de 6 a.m. a 6 p.m. Lo conectaremos con un intérprete que puede traducir la información del viaje en más de 50 idiomas.

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