Tuesday through Friday service between Davenport and Iowa City.  Open to the general public with free WiFi, full accessibility, and "to the door" service. Perfect for medical/dental visits, work commuters, students, friend/family visits, shopping, or just "day-tripping".  Schedule your ride today!

Davenport Park & Ride Location:  The QC*IC Xpress departs from the Iowa DOT Park & Ride lot located in front of Thunder Bay Grill restaurant: 6511 N Brady St, Davenport, IA 52806. Parking is FREE. 

Regular Iowa City Destinations include: 

  • River Landing clinics
  • University Hospitals and Medical Clinics,
  • University of Iowa Dental Clinics,
  • VA Hospital,
  • downtown “Pentacrest” transit hub for U of I campus and connections to Iowa City transit systems
  • Other Iowa City destinations as requested - tell Dispatcher when placing your reservation.  


Unlimited Rides: This service is flexible to meet rider needs. The bus remains available to riders for additional trips throughout the day to destinations of choice in the Iowa City area as time allows.  No additional charge for additional service!


$5 per one-way trip / $10 round trip 

Children five years-old and under ride free.  

Note: There are no securement laws for children on public transit vehicles, however, RBT is happy to provide car seats for children up to 50 lbs. with advance notice and as available.  Inform the Dispatcher when making reservations if you will need a car seat.  


  • Cash - exact fare is required (driver does not make change)
  • Debit, MasterCard, and VISA accepted
  • Trip payment may be made when making reserviation, if desired
  • Trips may be reserved for same day round-trip, or one-way trip in either direction
  • Payment required before boarding the bus

To Schedule Your Ride: 

Call River Bend Transit at: (563) 386-1350 or (800) 292-8959.  

Walk-ons are welcome to board at the Park & Ride location if seating is available, but reservations are encouraged.  Call today!

Expanded Service, Lower Cost ---> New Davenport to Iowa City Schedule: 

Tuesday - Friday Service

Depart QC

Iowa City drop-offs completed by:

Depart Iowa City

Arrive QC

Bus #1

6:15 AM

7:45 AM

12:15 PM

1:15 PM

Bus #2

11:45 AM

1:00 PM

5:30 PM

6:30 PM


Cost:  Just $5.00 per trip. Choose the hours that work best for you!