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Mct Express Service
Offering direct, weekday, peak-only, limited stop commuter service. With affordable monthly passes, a free Guaranteed Ride Home and helpful drivers, the MCT Express service is a convenient way to get to work or class.
Where do MCT Express Routes Pick-Up in Madison County?
Alton Alton Square Mall, Alton Station, E. Broadway Ave. & Ridge, E. Broadway & Washington Ave. 1X Riverbend Express
Bethalto Hwy. 140 @ Prairie St, Erwin Plegge, Bellwood Dr. in front of Hit ‘n Run, Airline Drive near Greater Alton Church 1X Riverbend Express
Collinsville Gateway Convention Center 16X Edwardsville Express
East Alton Eastgate Plaza Wood River Ave. at Edwardsville Rd. 1X Riverbend Express
Wood River Ave. at Edwardsville Rd. 1X Riverbend Express
Edwardsville Edwardsville Station, Leclaire Junction, Troy Rd. at Harvard, SIUE 16X Edwardsville Express
Glen Carbon Cottonwood Plaza (Walmart), Glen Carbon Rd. at Glen Crossing/Meridian, Glen Carbon Centennial Library, Glen Carbon Park & Ride 16X Edwardsville Express
Granite City Granite City Station, River’s Edge Park & Ride Lot. See designated stop list here. 5 Tri-City Regional
Godfrey Godfrey Rd. & Tolle Ln. 1X Riverbend Express
Hartford First & Old St. Louis Rd. 1X Riverbend Express
Highland Highland Park & Ride Lot 13X Highland-SIUE Express
14X Highland Express
Madison See designated stop list here 5 Tri-City Regional
St. Jacob St. Jacob Park & Ride Lot 13X Highland-SIUE Express
14X Highland Express
Troy Troy Park & Ride Lot 13X Highland-SIUE Express
14X Highland Express
Venice See designated stop list here 5 Tri-City Regional
Wood River Wood River Ave at Chessen, Wood River Ave between Eaton/Eckhard, Wood River Station, Ferguson & 8th St. 1X Riverbend Express

Where do MCT Express Routes pick-up and drop-off in downtown St. Louis?
MCT Express buses only pick-up and drop-off at designated Express Bus Stop locations. See individual schedules for designated stops on the Illinois side.

Morning Stops

Afternoon Stops


How much does it cost to ride the MCT Express buses?
The fare to ride an MCT Express bus is $3.50 each way for adults and $1.75 each way for seniors, individuals with disabilities who have an MCT Half Fare ID or for children ages 5 -12.Passengers can also purchase an “MCT Express Round Trip Pass” when boarding the bus for $5.00. This pass is good for round trip service within one calendar day (date of issue) for multi-directional travel.

The MCT Monthly System Pass is $70 for unlimited rides for an entire calendar month.

MCT System Passes can be purchased at MCT’s online store or from several locations around Madison County. See the Fares & Passes page here for details.

MCT also accepts all Metro fare media.

What is the Guaranteed Ride Home (GRH) Program?
If you ride an MCT Express bus you may qualify for the GRH! MCT offers FREE taxi rides home if you miss your bus due to staying late or leaving work early for an emergency. Learn more about the GRH program here.