Blue Ash is rich in transportation assets because the Cincinnati region was founded on the concept of affordable and efficient transportation. Barge and rail service, and the excellent highway system are superior to other major metropolitan areas. This means faster customer service, lower costs and greater profit margins.
Blue Ash is one of the region's few cities bordering the convergence of three major interstate highways.
Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
The Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) is a major hub for Delta Air Lines and as such, it offers passenger and air freight service that is unmatched by few cities of any size. Southwest Airlines announced it would also begin service at CVG beginning in June of 2017.
CVG's distinctions include:
Blue Ash is conveniently located 12 miles northeast of Cincinnati, surrounded by Interstates 275, 71 and 75. The Ronald Reagan Highway is another major "cross county" connector. Click here for mileage to other cities in the U.S.
Four major rail freight carriers serve the entire metropolitan area via 175 miles of mainline track.
With its location along the Ohio River, Cincinnati is the fifth busiest inland port in the U.S. as ranked by tonnage. Intermodal transportation needs can be served by a convenient location in Blue Ash.
Metro connects Blue Ash to downtown Cincinnati and many other points throughout the metropolitan area, providing an important link between Blue Ash employers and the region's workforce. Metro offers regular daily service and several stops at strategic locations throughout Blue Ash including UC Blue Ash.