Bus Routes and Maps


Most local fixed route bus services operate Monday through Saturday from 5:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Review schedules prior to your trip.

Skyway ConneXion service operates on weekdays ONLY, no service on Sundays and holidays.

The Anna Maria Island Trolley operates daily from 6 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. The Beach Express operates Sundays and holidays from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Route 1: Ellenton Outlet Mall (Effective December 4, 2021)

Route 2: East Bradenton (Effective December 4, 2021)

Route 3: Manatee Avenue (Effective December 4, 2021)

Route 4: 9th Avenue East and West (Effective December 4, 2021)

Route 6: Cortez Road (Effective December 4, 2021)

Route 8: Oneco - Bayshore Gardens (Effective December 4, 2021)

Route 9: 9th Avenue West / 26th Street (Effective December 4, 2021)

Route 12: State Road 70 (Effective December 4, 2021)

Route 13: Palmetto (Effective December 4, 2021)

Route 16: 15th Street East (Effective December 4, 2021)

Route 75: Beach ConneXion Shuttle (Effective December 4, 2021)

Route 99: US 41 (Effective December 4, 2021)

Route 201: North County ConneXion (Effective December 4, 2021)

Route 203: Skyway ConneXion (Effective December 4, 2021)

Trolley: Anna Maria Island (Effective December 4, 2021)

Shuttle: Longboat Key (Effective December 4, 2021)

Download Longboat Key Shuttle map in PDF format.

MCAT Longboat Key Shuttle map

How To Use The Shuttle Service

  • Trip reservations are required. Advance trip reservations are requested by 5:00 pm, the day before service is desired.
  • To make a one-way or round-trip reservation, call 941-748-2317: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm.

Cómo utilizar el servicio de transporte

  • Se requieren reservaciones de viaje.
  • Para hacer una reserva de ida o de ida y vuelta, llame al 941-748-2317: de lunes a viernes de 8:00 a. M. A 5:00 p. M.

Shuttle: Port Manatee ConneXion Shuttle

Download Port Manatee ConneXion Shuttle brochure in PDF format.

The Port Manatee ConneXion Shuttle is a mobility on-demand / call ahead service within a defined area serving Manatee County residents and visitors. The Port Manatee ConneXion is a new service, designed specifically for residents, visitors and those who work in the Port Manatee area. The Port Manatee ConneXion Shuttle provides ease of travel to/from the Port Manatee area with convenient transit connections in Palmetto with Manatee County Area Transit (MCAT) transit routes (i.e., Routes 1, 13, 201). In fact, passengers can use Routes 1, 13 and 201 (i.e., North County ConneXion), and transfer from the Port Manatee ConneXion for travel from the Port Manatee area. The Port Manatee ConneXion transfer points are:

  • Palmetto Transit Station (Routes 1, 13, 201 and 203)
  • Palmetto Wal-Mart (Routes 1, 13, and 201)
  • Rubonia (Route 201)

Trip reservations are required.

To make a one-way or round-trip reservation, call 941-748-2317.

Reservations accepted Monday - Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm.