Newly Updated McRide Transportation - Now includes all of McHenry County

The newly expanded McRide service is now available to all McHenry County residents. The updated service is also now offering county wide travel. Travelers can use the service to travel anywhere in McHenry County, with connections to travel outside of the county as well.

To register and schedule your ride call 800-451-4599, Monday - Friday, 5:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., or 711 for the relay service.

Bus Operating Hours

Monday- Friday - 6:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday (New) - 6:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

Holidays - No Service


General Public -  $4.00 for the first 5 miles. 

Seniors (60+) & Individuals with a Disability - $2.00 for the first 5 miles. 

All trips over 5 miles are charged an additional fee of $0.25 per mile, each way.

Click these links for more information:  McRide Brochure, Official Rider's GuideMcHenry County Website

McRide Point Destinations: Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital, Advocate Sherman Hospital, The Arboretum, Spring Hill Mall, Randall Oaks Zoo & Golf Club, Chain "O" Lakes State Park, and the Barrington Metra Station.

If you have questions about eligibility call 815-334-4981