Trip to Cincinnati
Top 5 things to do on a Cincinnati trip
- See the Cincinnati Zoo
- Visit Fountain Square
- Check out Cincinnati Art Museum
- Catch a Bengals or Reds game
- Explore Mt. Echo
If you’ve never been to Cincinnati, you owe yourself a proper adventure of exploring the history and culture it provides.
Offering multiple historic neighborhoods and entertainment districts, there is plenty to explore in Cincinnati.
In addition, numerous tours can help you navigate downtown and there are plenty of attractions, such as Fountain Square or the Cincinnati Zoo.
Throughout Cincinnati you’ll be able to marvel at its historic architecture, shop and dine downtown, visit museums, and much more.
We’ll try to help simplify your Cincinnati trip by providing some our favorite hotels, shops, and restaurants listed below!
Transportation options in Cincinnati
Our bus to Cincinnati takes you to either the parking lot at 691 Gest St. or the University of Cincinnati campus on Commons Way (outside the French Hall).
A few of our most popular routes in Cincinnati include:
Upon your arrival, getting around on your Cincinnati trip will be a breeze. Besides downtown being easily walk-able, there are many transportation options.
Take advantage of the Ohio Regional Transit Authority, or Sorta for public bus.
Alternatively, taxis and other ride shares are readily available as well.
Learn more about Megabus' top bus routes.
Best places to stay in Cincinnati
After your long exhaustive day of sight-seeing, you’re going to need a place to crash. Cincinnati is widely known for its amenities and extensive hotel accommodations.
There are plenty of hotels to choose from, making a Cincinnati trip accessible for any traveler.
The most lavish hotels in Cincinnati would be the Springhill Suites or the Westin Cincinnati, putting you in a central location to many of the city’s sights.
Alternatively, many hotels such as Comfort Inn, Quality Hotel, or other rentals are available at a lower cost and offer plenty of travel options for your trip to Cincinnati.
Nightlife in Cincinnati
Cincinnati’s nightlife is constantly growing and so especially lively, you’ll find it may be hard to stay in one place.
If you’re looking for a great local bar, make sure to visit The Comet for a huge selection of beers and their famous burritos.
To catch a game and get an order of wings and a beer, check out the Blind Pig.
Visit Bromwell’s Harth Lounge for a swanky cocktail bar and chic atmosphere.
For live music, make sure to check out the Bogart's Concert Hall for an outstanding venue to round out your Cincinnati trip.
Where to shop on your Cincinnati trip
Whether you’re seeking retail therapy or looking for the best chili, downtown Cincinnati will be sure to meet your needs.
There will be no shortage of shopping options while you’re in the limits of Cincinnati and each walkable neighborhood offers a collection of restaurants, retailers, and shops.
When in the Clifton Gaslight District, you’ll find a wide variety of restaurants, art galleries, and boutiques.
The Over-The-Rhine neighborhood offers plenty of local markets and shops, as well as historical tours.
No trip to Cincinnati would be complete without visiting Bellevue’s Historic Fairfield Avenue, where you’ll find plenty of independent stores.
Best free things to do in Cincinnati
- Washington Park
- Fountain Square
- The Cincinnati Museum of Art
- Tour Bellevue’s Historic Fairfield Avenue
- The Contemporary Arts Center
Even the most frugal of travelers will find something to love on their Cincinnati trip.
Home to many lakes and parks, the outdoor attractions are of no cost to you. In addition, many events and concerts are free in the summer.
Check out the Cincinnati Museum of Art or relax in Washington Park.
You can even soak in the culture on your trip to Cincinnati by walking down Bellevue’s Historic Fairfield Avenue, where it often will be buzzing with activity.
Benefits of taking a bus trip to Cincinnati
- reserved seating
- fares starting at just $1*
When booking a Cincinnati trip, you’re looking for the lowest costs, trip flexibility, and the best means to arrive comfortably and safely.
Look no further, because Megabus offers the easiest and most affordable options for traveling to Cincinnati, with fares as low as $1*.
With the money you save on bus tickets to Cincinnati, you’ll be left with more to spend on your upcoming Cincinnati trip.
Megabus serves more than 100 cities and university campuses across North America, allowing you to choose the bus stop nearest to you and select your flexible schedule for your Cincinnati trip.
This will ensure that when you arrive, you can immediately begin exploring the beauty of Cincinnati.
On your Cincinnati trip, you’ll be offered the highest level of comfort and safety as well as amenities such as onboard restrooms, individual power outlets, three-point seatbelts, and reclining seats.
So if you’re planning on taking a Cincinnati trip, book your ticket with us today to reserve your seat and see our first-class amenities firsthand.