Public Transportation

Planning to explore Cleveland via public transportation? You’re in luck. RTA provides public transportation throughout Cleveland and 58 surrounding municipalities.

Cleveland Pass

RTA offers Cleveland Passes, which provide unlimited rides on buses, trains and the Healthline. Purchase these passes inside the Cleveland Visitors Center or online in one-, two- and four-day increments.

Easy Airport Access

Flying into Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE)? Ditch the hassle of a rental car and board the RTA Red Line Rapid Train that takes you directly from CLE to downtown Cleveland’s Public Square – for only $2.25 and in under 30 minutes.

FREE Downtown Trolleys

RTA offers five downtown trolley routes – COMPLETELY FREE – that run every 10-15 minutes, seven days a week. All trolleys connect with other transit at Public Square, including the Red Line train from the airport. Just look for the charming green trolley buses around downtown that can take you to place such as:

Attractions: The FirstMerit Convention Center of Cleveland, Horseshoe Casino Cleveland, PlayhouseSquare, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, The Great Lakes Science Center and Voinovich Park.

Downtown Districts: Historic Warehouse District, East Fourth Street, Historic Gateway District and Theater District.

Hotels: Hampton Inn Downtown Cleveland, Doubletree Downtown/Lakeside, Ritz-Carlton Cleveland, Wyndam Hotel at PlayhouseSquare, Holiday Inn Express Downtown, Hyatt Regency at the Old Arcade, Marriott Key Center and the Renaissance Cleveland.

More information?

Visitors can learn more online or by call RTAnswerline for personalized assistance at 216.621.9500.

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