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JTRAN routes are changing March 4, 2024

Find out how JTRAN is stepping up Jackson’s bus service on March 4, 2024, from better bus routes to a new rider experience.

We’ve already launched a new website, more accessible buses, and a partnership with the Transit app. Beginning March 4, 2024, you can expect redesigned bus routes and high-visibility signs at every stop. All upgrades are based on what we heard from you during the ConnectJXN Transit Plan.

What will the new bus routes look like?

Click on the map to see a high-resolution PDF version

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What do better bus routes mean for you?

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Simpler service

  • No more complicated schedules: most buses come every hour at the same time

  • More buses on Saturdays

  • Straighter routes mean you get there faster

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Get where you need to go

  • Direct routes to County Line Road from downtown every half hour

  • Direct routes between Union Station, Medical Mall, UMMC, and VA

  • At least one grocery store on each route

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Straightforward connections

  • More trips are possible without transferring

  • All routes connect at Union Station

  • Four routes connect at South Jackson Walmart

What does a fresh rider experience mean for you?

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Map

  • Color-coded routes

  • All routes and stops visible

  • Stops named by their streets when possible for easier reference

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Website

  • New website coming to rideJTRAN.com

  • Intuitive design prioritizing the most important information

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Schedules

  • Easy-to-read schedules

  • Simplified route names and numbers

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Mobile app

  • Track bus arrivals in real time

  • Step-by-step trip planning
    Updates and service alerts sent directly to your phone

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Bus stops

  • New signs at every stop

  • Route and direction on each sign

  • Bus stop ID and QR code for real-time bus arrivals

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Real-time info

  • Bus arrival times updated in real time

  • Available through the app or website

Questions or feedback? Let us know!

Send us an email at info@jtrantransitplan.com or submit a message below.

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