NICE Mini is the fast, convenient, affordable way to travel Nassau's South Shore!

NEW!  Mini Saturday & Sunday service is now available! 

For full details on our new Mini On Demand Ride share service download our Mini info pdf here and visit


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What is Nice Mini? 

Nice Mini is a new on demand shared ride service 

Nice Mini's smaller buses will be dispatched to you once you hail a ride via our call center. After the vehicle picks you up, it will proceed to your destination, picking up and dropping off other passengers along the way. You can travel anywhere within the service area. The vehicles are fully accessible so you won’t have an issue if you use a mobility device.

Where is the service area?

Nice Mini's service covers the area surrounding Atlantic Avenue from Lynbrook to the Merrick LIRR station. 

How much does a Nice Mini trip cost?

$3.25 Single Ride E-ticket via Mini App or GoMobile app 
$2.90 Single ride paid with MetroCard, coins or pack of 4+rides 

Do you qualify for a senior, disabled or Student (high school aged and younger) discount?  Contact us at so we can get you set up.  

Where can I travel to?

The Mini Zone links Lynbrook with Merrick along Atlantic Avenue and Merrick Road.  All Mini trips must take place solely within the Mini Zone...see map below for details. 


What are the service hours?

Mini runs Monday - Friday, 6:00 am thru 8:00 pm. 
NEW SATURDAY SERVICE:  6 am to 6 pm. 

How do I book a ride? 

You can easily book a ride thru the NICE Mini app, which you can download in the Google Play or Store.  Simply input your pick up locations and drop off locations within the Mini Zone and the time you'd like to travel...the app will then book your trip and tell you when and where your Mini will pick you up.  Don't have a smart phone?  No worries, you can have one of our reservationists book your MIni ride for you.  We accept bookings up to 24 hours in advance.  Reservationists are available Monday thru Friday from 9:00 am -5:00 pm at 516-228-4173.

Can I transfer to/from a NICE bus to Mini?

Yes, Mini accepts transfer from a NICE bus via cash (active paper transfer) and MetroCard.   Make sure that your Mini trip is booked to pick you up within the 2 hour 15 minute windos of your NICE transfer. 

Is Mini wheelchair accessible?

Yes, all of our Mini vehicles are wheelchair accessible (as availability allows).  Please note, that you are only able to book one wheelchair space per trip.  Parties traveling with multiple wheelchairs must book individual trips for each wheelchair space needed.