CyRide is the city bus system for Ames. It is a collaboration between the City of Ames, Iowa State University and ISU’s Student Government.
CyRide operates 13 fixed routes, a East Ames Service Extension (EASE) zone service, a Dial-A-Ride service for persons with a disability, and a late-night service called Moonlight Express. The fixed routes and Dial-A-Ride operate every day of the year except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day. Moonlight Express operates on Friday and Saturday nights when Iowa State University is in session.
CyRide is excited to offer real-time bus prediction service called MyRide. With MyRide, you can use your touchtone telephone, mobile device, or web enabled computer to see exactly where the bus is at anytime and its predicted time of arrival at your bus stop location. You can also view real-time maps. Click here to visit MyRide.