Ride for Free on New Year’s Eve Starting at 8 p.m.

Take MCTS to and from your celebrations thanks to Miller Lite’s Free Rides on New Year’s Eve! There will be free bus rides on all routes beginning at 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 31 until the end of regularly scheduled service. Several popular bus routes will have extended service until 4:00 a.m. including: 

  • CONNECT 1 BRT – entire route
  • 14 – entire route
  • 18 – Broadway & Knapp (new layover) to 121st & Greenfield
  • 21 – entire route
  • 24 – entire route
  • 30 – entire route
  • PURPLELINE – Bayshore to Walmart
  • BLUELINE – 5th & Clybourn to Fond du Lac & Constance (Hampton)
  • GREENLINE – entire route

Since 1987, MCTS has partnered with Miller Lite to give more than a half-million rides ensuring Milwaukee County residents get to their destinations safely on New Year’s Eve. Visit to see route maps and for more information or download the Umo mobile app to plan your trip!