TARC service changes effective June 9 | Transportation
LOUISVILLE, KY - TARC will make service changes effective Sunday, June 9, to the routes listed below. Maps, schedules and full, detailed descriptions of the changes are available at www.ridetarc.org. The changes were announced in March following a public comment period.
Route #2-Second Street
Route #2 will no longer travel south of Louisville International Airport to UPS. That portion of the route will now be served by Route #18-Preston/Dixie Highway.
Route #4-Fourth Street
Route #4 will no longer serve the Downtown Medical Center, and service will be decreased slightly from Main Street to Central Avenue from 6-9 p.m. on weekdays.
Route #18 – Dixie and Preston Highways
On weekdays, frequency will decrease slightly from 7-9 p.m. along main portion of route, and bus arrival times will change from every 15 minutes to every 30 minutes between 5:30 a.m. and 7:40 p.m. on Dixie Highway south of Park Place Mall. Route will now service UPS Worldport, the UPS Freight Facility and the UPS Edgewood parking lot.
Route #25-Oak Street
Route #25-Oak Street is merging with Route #55-Westport Road to create a more direct link between west and east Louisville.
The new route will originate on Southwestern Parkway in west Louisville and will travel on Virginia (eastbound), Oak, Grinstead, Lexington; Shelbyville and Westport Roads en route to east Louisville. Sites that will continue to be served in east Louisville include Old Brownsboro Crossing; The Summit; Springhurst Towne Center; and Kosair Children’s Hospital on Angie’s Way near Norton Healthcare East in east Louisville.
Service will continue to the Nia Neighborhood Jobs Center at 29th and Broadway; Greenwood and Cecil Avenues; 28th and 32nd streets; and Hazel and Garland Avenue. The new route will not travel to downtown Louisville.
Route #27-Hill Street
Service in the Germantown neighborhood along Burnett and Delor avenues will be re-routed to serve Preston Street. Route #27 will no longer operate on East Burnett St., Shelby St., Delor Ave. and Texas Ave.
Route #66X – Mt. Washington-Shepherdsville
There will be some minor timing adjustments on this route based on requests by riders, including a departure time for the first morning trip five minutes earlier.
Because of the timing of TARC’s data uploading to Google, the June 9 schedule changes may be reflected on the Google Trip Planner a few days before they take effect. Passengers can use the TARC Trip Planner, which will reflect accurate scheduling.
Detailed descriptions and maps of all changes are provided at www.ridetarc.org.
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