Route 18 - Preston - Dixie Highway
This high frequency route serves
both the Preston Highway and Dixie Highway corridors as well as downtown
Louisville. Dixie Highway trips operate through Shively and Pleasure
Ridge Park to Valley Station. Select trips also serve the Valley Village
area. Preston Highway trips serve the University of Louisville Belknap
Campus, Audubon Park, the UPS airport hub, Okolona and Jefferson Mall.
Weekdays between 6:00am and 7:00pm service between Dixie Highway at Park Place
and Preston Highway at Fern Valley Road operate every 15 minutes. Service
beyond these areas operate at least every 30 minutes. Weekends service
operates every 30 minutes over this route, with all trips serving Valley
Station and most trips serving Okolona and Jefferson Mall. Late evening
service operates at slightly less-frequent intervals.
SCHEDULE NOTES: #= This trip DOES NOT pull into Jefferson Mall; B= This trip ends on Dixie Highway at Broadway, and continues to TARC garage, 10th & Broadway; D= Trips to and from Valley Village stop on Dixie Highway, and DO NOT pull into Valley Center; E= Time shown is at UPS Edgewood lot on Lotus Drive; S= This trip operates to/from Dixie & Heaton Road at the time shown. NOTE= Jefferson Mall: Buses pass Jefferson Mall stop at time shown. These buses continue to Jefferson Blvd. near Bates Avenue and wait for a few minutes before proceeding north towards downtown. Early morning and late evening trips do not pull into Jefferson Mall.