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(All route information is effective September 29, 2014)

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Q: How much does it cost?

A: The service is free.

Q: Where does it go?

A: Buses travel three routes. The Green Circuit serves key destinations between the Gulch and the Bicentennial Mall area. The Blue Circuit serves key destinations between the Riverfront Station and the Bicentennial Mall area. The Purple Circuit serves key destinations between City Hall & Metro Courts and the Richard H. Fulton Complex.


Q: What downtown destinations are on the routes?

A: The Music City Circuit serves many downtown destinations including Bridgestone Arena, Schermerhorn Symphony Center, Ryman Auditorium, Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC), Farmers' Market, Country Music Hall of Fame, Historic Second Avenue, Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Bicentennial Mall, Gulch bars and restaurants, the Richard H. Fulton Complex, downtown hotels and other downtown attractions and landmarks.


Q: Where do I catch the bus?

A: Music City Circuit buses and vans stop at more than 75 locations along the three routes, including many of the destinations listed above.

Q: What are the hours of service?

A: The Blue Circuit and the Green Circuit operate from 6:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. weekdays and from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturdays. The Purple Circuit operates from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. weekdays.

Q: How often do the buses run?

A: Circuit buses traveling on the Blue and Green Circuits operate every seven to eight minutes between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. and every 15 minutes after 6 p.m. along 5th Avenue to and from Demonbreun Street and the Bicentennial Mall area. On weekdays, the Blue and Green Circuits operate every 40 minutes from 6:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.; every 15 minutes from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and every 30 minutes from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. On Saturdays, the Blue and Green Circuits operate every 15 minutes from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and every 30 minutes from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. The Purple Circuit operates every 15 minutes on weekdays.

Q: Are the buses and vans ADA accessible?

A: Yes, all buses and vans are ADA accessible.

Q: Where do I get more information?

A: Contact Customer Care at (615) 862-5950 from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. weekdays, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, and 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sundays.




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Nashville MTA
430 Myatt Drive
Nashville, TN 37115
ph: (615) 862-5950
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