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For many people, the classic American road trip is a rite of passage.

The 48 states on the continental U.S. are home to rolling hills, mountains, rivers, oceans and countless other attractions. And thanks to modern technology, planning the perfect road trip is easier than ever.

Just juice up your phone, make sure your car is ready to roll , grab your go-to road snacks, and let your smartphone do the hard work.  

Apps, like Roadtrippers or InRoute, can do most of the route planning for you.

Begin by inputting your starting and ending point, then let it suggest fun places to check out, whether you're taking the direct route via the highways or the winding roads less traveled.

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Watch this video to learn more about some of the apps you need for your next road trip.   

Roadtrip essentials

A good road trip needs these three things: Good snacks, an excellent playlist, and plenty of gas. 

If you’re driving through an unfamiliar area, fill up your gas tank sooner rather than later to reduce the risk of getting stranded on empty.

Check out these apps to keep your car juiced up along the route: 

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Gas Buddy helps you find gas stations near you and tells you how much the gas costs. 

Prices are put in by other users, so there is a chance prices may have changed by the time you arrive. If that happens, you can report the price change in the app. 

PlugShare helps you locate EV charging stations that are compatible with a variety of electric vehicles. 

And just in case you need it, because you almost certainly will, Toilet Finder can help you find a nearby facility to take a comfort break.

The app also tells you if the toilet can be used without charge and if it's wheelchair accessible. 

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If your copilot has fur and paws, BringFido will help you find dog-friendly places to stay, eat, visit, and more. 

It even includes reviews from other users to help you make the best decision for you and your pet. 

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By the way, before you hit play and take the wide-open road, download your car insurance app on your phone.

Hopefully, you won’t need it, but it can make it much easier to file a claim or call for roadside assistance. 

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Getting Accessible/Step-Free Trips from Google Maps

We now guide all trip planning to Google Maps on our website as the RTA Trip Planner (previously built and maintained by the separate Regional Transportation Authority ), was being discontinued on April 15, 2020.

To get wheelchair-accessible or step-free trip plans from Google Maps is an easy option to select once you're at Google Maps— all you need to do is choose "Wheelchair accessible" under "Options" when looking at a set of possible trips .

Tip: If you got to this page while trying to plan a trip by clicking the "I need an accessible for step-free trip" link, this page likely opened in a new tab to not take you away from your search. Simply close this tab to go back to where you were.

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Depending on what you're using to look for trip plans on our website, Google Maps might open in your browser or, on phones with Google Maps installed, your results may show in the Google Maps app.

  • In the upper left corner of your screen is an area with a blue background. In this area, tap/select  Options  in the lower right of that section.

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If your trip results pop open the Google Maps app, 

  • Tap/select  Options  in the lower right of the top section of your screen (just below the addresses).
  • Choose  Wheelchair accessible  in the "Routes" section.

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Whether you’re an experienced RVer or just starting out, these tips will help make sure you have an amazing RV road trip

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When I bought my first RV more than a decade ago, it wasn’t because I loved camping. Rather, I was a dedicated roadtripper who spent all my vacation time driving along the Blue Ridge Parkway in the east, the Pacific Coast Highway in the west, or any scenic byway in between. As I entered my 30s—with a couple of babies in tow—I still desperately wanted to be a road warrior. However, I also wanted to bring some of the creature comforts of home along on the adventure. Enter the RV road trip.

Why road trip in an RV rather than a car?

Eleven years after that first RV purchase I can say the big bet paid off. My family has spent hundreds of days roadtripping around the country exploring national parks , historical landmarks, kitschy roadside attractions , urban destinations, and beach resorts. Here are the reasons why I choose to plan RV road trips more than any other type of travel.

You can travel more and spend less

It is easier for us to control costs when we travel in an RV than when we take other types of road trips. Spending less on a campground does not mean sacrificing natural beauty or comfort. State and national park campgrounds offer some of the most scenic places to park your rig with a price tag ranging from 20 to 40 dollars per night. Feeling more adventurous? Find Bureau of Land Management (BLM) land where you can boondock for free. Another option is purchasing a Harvest Hosts membership, which will allow you to camp for free at wineries, breweries, and farms around the country.  

You can prepare your own food in an RV

An RV kitchen allows travelers to eat healthier and spend less money while on the road. This can be particularly helpful for anyone with special dietary restrictions and food allergies, or for picky eaters. We love picking up regional specialties at farmers’ markets and then preparing dinner at the campground. 

You get your own (clean) bedroom and bathroom

No matter where we are in the country, we love ending the day by falling asleep on our own custom memory foam RV mattress. Our kids have their favorite blankets and stuffed animals. The bathroom is always well-stocked with our favorite toiletries, and the medicine cabinet has all the necessary first aid supplies we might need in a pinch. We are able to stock up on cleaning supplies and control the cleanliness of our environment more easily when traveling with an RV. 

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Plan on renting an RV?

The RV rental industry has been growing rapidly over the last decade. If you plan on renting an RV for your next road trip, don’t wait to make that reservation. I highly recommend renting a motorhome that is 30 feet or less, which will enable you to fit into almost any RV campsite out there—public or private. 

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A Class C RV rental will feel similar to driving a U-Haul truck and is fairly easy to maneuver on highways and in parking lots. Smaller Class Bs—think #vanlife—are even easier to drive but offer very little storage or sleeping space. Class As are more like buses and may be intimidating to first-time RVers. You will also be relegated to big-rig-friendly campgrounds and oversize parking spots.

Shopping for your first RV?

If you are currently in the market for your first RV, make sure you purchase a rig that will fit your traveling style. There is no shortage of massive RVs out there with residential refrigerators, massaging recliners, and king-sized master beds. However, these types of RVs are not well suited for roadtrippers who aim to easily move from place to place and stay light on their feet. 

Consider set up and break down times. Be aware that gas stops and quick roadside breaks will be more challenging. Also figure out what kind of campground experience you want. Rule of thumb is to purchase an RV under 30 feet long in order to fit into most state and national park campgrounds. 

If you would like to boondock or park overnight in free locations, make sure you look for large fresh water, gray water, and black water tanks as you shop. You may also want to look into solar panels or an onboard generator to power your off-grid adventures. 

Already own an RV?

If you recently purchased your RV and are itching to hit the road, take a breath and get comfortable with your new home on wheels first. Head to an empty parking lot and practice backing up, parking, and turning. Create personalized checklists for campground departure and arrival. Measure and record the length and height of your rig (including air conditioner). Load your RV with all your gear and head to your local CAT scales to make sure it’s not overweight. 

View of mountains and RVs at the West Glacier KOA campground

Despite all the compelling reasons to road trip in an RV, this mode of transportation does not come without its own unique set of challenges and concerns. No matter how experienced of a roadtripper you are, you’ll need to make some adjustments when planning an RV road trip.

1. Choose the right RV for the road trip you want to plan

Don’t expect to take the scenic route and play your campground stops by ear in a 40-foot Class A motorhome. On the other hand, you may not be able to stock up on groceries and prepare your own gourmet meals in a 16-foot Class B van. Matching up your rig with your desired adventure is the first step in planning a successful RV road trip. 

2. Make a plan that matches your budget

The three most expensive line items for an RV road trip are gas, campground fees, and food. All three of these can vary dramatically depending on the type of road trip you plan. Knowing your RV or tow vehicle MPG will help you plan a route that doesn’t break the bank. Remember, you don’t have to drive across the country to have an amazing adventure.

Having a campground budget will help you feel free to splurge on an RV resort at one stop and then balance that out with some state park camping or boondocking. Some folks save money by overnighting in Walmart, Cracker Barrel, or Cabela’s parking lots instead of pricey private campgrounds by the side of the road. Just call ahead to check on local ordinances. 

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3. Book campsites far in advance of your departure date if possible

The current state of available campsites is a hard pill to swallow for new RVers. Many people dream of hitting the road and letting the wind blow them where it may. Unfortunately, the best state and national park campsites are often booked months in advance, so making reservations is typically recommended. Carefully read online reviews to ensure the campground is a good fit. Make sure the campground has the amenities that you need, whether that’s a pool and hot tub or just sparkling clean bathhouses. Also note any cancellation policies and record them in your smartphone calendar along with the reservation information. This way you are prepared if plans do change while you’re on the road. 

RV parked on a gravel road surrounded by scenic farmlands

4. Plan an RV-friendly route

Many experienced roadtrippers love exploring the backroads and scenic byways when traveling from point A to point B. You will have to approach route planning differently when taking an RV road trip. Look for any low clearances and propane restrictions for bridges and tunnels. Think about gas stops that won’t land you in a parking lot pickle. Be aware of steep grades or switchbacks that may be tricky to navigate in an RV. 

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5. Research RV parking in advance

Seasoned roadtrippers love to find unexpected treasures and make unplanned stops. This becomes a bit trickier when traveling by RV. I usually call ahead to points of interest along our route and specifically ask for details about RV parking. From the Corn Palace in South Dakota to the Bay of Fundy in Nova Scotia, we’ve been able to easily navigate busy tourist attractions armed with advanced parking intel. What about those fun, unplanned stops that pop up along the way? Check the satellite map view on your smartphone to see if you will be able to navigate in and out of the location before committing.

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6. adjust your estimated time of arrival.

One of the most common mistakes new RV roadtrippers make is expecting to move at the same pace as when traveling by car. That’s not going to happen, so it’s important to have reasonable expectations when planning your itinerary. An easy rule of thumb is to plan an average route speed of 50 miles per hour. This accounts for generally slower speeds, but also longer and perhaps more frequent gas stops. Driving an RV takes a lot more focus than a car, and first-time RVers are often surprised that they are tired after a shorter time behind the wheel. For this reason, some RVers follow the 3/300 rule: Drive no more than 300 miles in a single day and arrive at your destination no later than 3 p.m. 

After hundreds of days spent roadtripping in an RV over the last decade, I clearly enjoy hitting the open road with my home on wheels. I’m willing to trade a bit of flexibility for a whole lot of comfort. Find the right rig, plan ahead, and adjust your expectations a bit. Then get ready to have an amazing road trip adventure.

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The RTA is committed to a transit system that is accessible for all riders regardless of ability. This page includes information about how the transit system is accessible, how to apply for certification for ADA Paratransit services, and how to learn to use the system and achieve travel independence.

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CTA and Pace Buses

CTA and Pace buses are 100 percent accessible. Accessible features such as ramps, wheelchair securement areas, priority seating, and visual display and auditory announcements have been installed on all CTA and Pace buses to make fixed route bus service accessible to people with disabilities. The Americans with Disabilities Act requires bus drivers to call out stops and to have large print and Braille signage in fixed route buses. All CTA and Pace buses have automated systems that visually display and verbally announce stops. Bus drivers also are able to assist passengers with boarding and exiting the bus, using the ramp, accessing priority seating, securing wheelchairs and scooters, or putting fares in the fare box when asked, though please note that drivers will not provide physical assistance to riders.

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More than 70 percent of CTA 'L' stations are accessible, and more stations are becoming accessible each year through the All Stations Accessible Program (ASAP) . Use the RTA's trip planner and maps  to locate an accessible station.

All CTA 'L' train cars are accessible. Accessible CTA 'L' stations have elevators, audio and visual announcements, tactile strips on the platform edge, Braille and large print signs, and gap fillers to bridge the gap between the platform and the train.

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More than 75 percent  of Metra stations are accessible, and work to increase the number of accessible stations is currently underway. Accessible Metra stations have audio and visual announcements, Braille and large print signs, and tactile strips along the edge of the platform to alert customers to the platform edge. In addition, accessible Metra stations that are not at ground level have elevators or ramps. These features allow customers with disabilities to use Metra to travel safely throughout the RTA region. Visit Metra’s website to learn more  

All Metra trains are required to have at least one accessible car per train. For all rail cars without steps, a ramp or lift is used by railroad personnel to help with boarding. 

In instances where the rail car has steps, a lift will be deployed. Many stations have signs that show riders where the accessible boarding area is on the platform. At stations where these signs do not exist, rail personnel will direct you to the accessible train car. Additionally, the universal accessibility symbol is on the side of each accessible train car.

ADA paratransit is a shared ride, advanced reservation, origin-to-destination transportation service for individuals who, because of their disability, are unable to use CTA or Pace fixed route transit service for some or all of their trip. Pace operates ADA Paratransit service for the entire RTA region.

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ADA Paratransit users must make a reservation the day before a trip. Services operate the same days and hours as the fixed route services available in the area. It is important to note that ADA Paratransit services are comparable to fixed route and only operate within three-quarters of a mile of CTA or Pace fixed route bus routes or CTA 'L' train stations. If an area does not have fixed route service, there will be no ADA Paratransit service in that area.

For more information on how to use ADA accessible fixed route buses and trains on CTA, Metra and Pace, watch the below video:

Individuals who are interested in using ADA Paratransit service must apply and be found eligible according to ADA guidelines. The RTA handles ADA Paratransit Certification for the entire Chicago region to determine an individual's functional ability to use fixed route services.

To apply for ADA Paratransit, call the RTA's ADA Paratransit Certification program at 312-663-HELP (4357) between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

For new, first-time ADA Paratransit applicants:

First-time ADA Paratransit applicants must call the helpline at 312-663-HELP (4357) to begin the process. On this call they will be asked a few screening questions, and a flyer to explain the program in more detail will be mailed to them. The flyer will include a few self-screening questions to help the customer decide if they may be eligible for the service before continuing with the application process.

If the customer wants to continue to the application process after reviewing the flyer, they will call the helpline back at (312) 663-HELP (4357) to schedule an in-person interview appointment. Applicants will be instructed to bring a photo ID to the interview. They may also bring additional information about their disability or health condition(s), but this is not required. Transportation to and from this appointment will be provided at no charge if requested.

During the in-person interview appointment, staff will ask the applicant about their ability to use regular buses and trains on CTA and Pace. Applicants may also be asked to complete a physical assessment that will take about 30 minutes and will give us a better idea of the applicant’s travel abilities and limitations.

For customers who are applying for ADA Paratransit recertification:

When a customer calls the helpline at 312-663-HELP (4357) to renew their certification, they will be scheduled for a 30-minute phone interview. Certification staff will call the applicant at their scheduled appointment time. During this interview, we will ask the applicant screening questions to determine if they continue to be eligible for ADA Paratransit service.  

All ADA Paratransit certification decisions are made within 21 days of the completion of the interview and assessment. If a decision is not made within 21 days, we will provide ADA Paratransit service until a final decision is made. Applicants are notified of their eligibility by letter.

If the applicant is determined to be eligible for ADA Paratransit for some or all trips, they will receive a Certification Letter, a Customer Guide with information about how to use the service, and an RTA ADA Paratransit Permit ID Card.

There are three types of eligibility:

Unconditional Eligibility - Your disability or health condition always prevents you from using fixed route buses or 'L' trains and you qualify for ADA Paratransit service for all of your trips.

Conditional Eligibility - You are able to use the fixed route buses or 'L' trains for some of your trips and qualify for ADA Paratransit service for other trips when your disability or environmental barriers prevent the use of fixed route transit service.

Temporary Eligibility - You have a health condition or disability that temporarily prevents you from using the fixed route buses or 'L' trains.

Appeal Process

If you have received conditional eligibility, temporary eligibility, or ineligible, you will be notified of the exact reason for this decision. If you disagree with the decision, you have the right to appeal.

You can appeal any eligibility decision made by the RTA that limits your ability to use ADA Paratransit service. For example:

  • You were found "Not Eligible" for ADA Paratransit
  • You were found "Conditionally Eligible" and disagree with the eligibility categories you were given or you think the conditional status is wrong.
  • The eligibility granted was “Temporary Disability” and you disagree that your eligibility is temporary.

All requests for an appeal must be in writing and should be mailed to:

RTA ADA Certification Appeals Program Regional Transportation Authority 175 W. Jackson Blvd. Suite 1550 Chicago, IL 60604

If you have any questions about the appeal process, call the RTA's ADA Paratransit Certification program at 312-663-HELP (4357).

If you are traveling to the RTA region and need to use ADA paratransit service while visiting, contact Pace Customer Service at (312) 341-8000 and provide information on the dates you will be visiting.

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  • CREDIT/DEBIT CARDS can be used in ticket vending machines and kiosks at Red Line stations, HealthLine stations and the Customer Service Center at Tower City. On the bus, there are cash purchases only.
  • All Senior/Disabled cash fares, farecards and passes require passenger to show valid RTA Senior or Disabled ID (both of which include a photo), or a Medicare card, as well as a driver's license or other official photo ID.
  • All-Day Passes are available for purchase on all RTA vehicles at the farebox, ticket vending machines, and at retail agents.
  • Child fares apply to children age 6-12, when accompanied by a fare-paying adult . Children under age 6 ride free. In either case, a limit of three children per fare-paying adult applies.
  • Effective Aug. 14, 2016, ADA-certified Paratransit passengers must pay senior/disabled fare on fixed-route service.
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  • Purchase tickets from Customer Service Kiosks or Ticket Vending Machines located at transit centers, rail stations, and on HealthLine platforms.
  • Purchase tickets from authorized RTA Sales Agents .

We appreciate your patience and cooperation as we continue to improve your experience.  

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Senior fares

If you are age 65 or older, you can pay a discounted Senior rate to ride RTA buses and trains.

Show a valid photo ID

Anyone can buy a Senior pass or farecard, but in order to use the pass, you must show a valid photo ID.

These forms of ID are accepted for use with a Senior pass or farecard:

  • RTA Senior ID card
  • State-issued photo ID
  • Medicare card with photo ID

To obtain an RTA Senior ID card

  • You can use our State issued ID or visit our ADA office at our Main office 1240 W. 6th St. Cleveland, Ohio 44113 to obtain RTA's Senior ID Card. 

For more information

  • Call 216-621-9500

Because some customers travel across county lines to reach their destinations, the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA) has special fare policies to make this travel convenient and affordable.

Out-of-County surcharge

If an RTA route extends more than one mile into an adjoining county, riders using the out-of-county portion must pay a $1 surcharge. This only affects 251 riders who board or get off outside Cuyahoga County.

Inter-agency connections

Passengers transferring to RTA from a transit system outside Cuyahoga County receive one free ride on RTA, if they present a valid transfer from an adjacent transit agency.

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Conversely, once a fare is paid on RTA for their return trip, there will be a credit offered to customers transferring to these agencies, in the amount of the RTA fare paid.

  • Always pay the fare on the first system you board. A transfer is only valid for one ride on the adjoining system.
  • Traveling into Cuyahoga County , ask your driver for a transfer to RTA.
  • Leaving Cuyhoga County, ask your RTA driver for a non-valid fare receipt that serves as a transfer.

Interagency transfer privileges are provided only at places where passengers can reasonably make interagency transfers.

For more information, call the Community Connection Line at 216-621-9500.

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    Subregional Maps are maps for specific suburban areas in the RTA region. The maps also include information on Pace bus operating hours, Metra to Pace connections, and Dial-a-Ride services for these areas. Choose your map by clicking on a button below. Note: The Regional Maps, dated October 2022 show current Pace service with the suspended routes.

  3. Homepage

    Plan a Trip. Routes and Schedules * New Schedules. Rider's Alerts. Real-Time Departures. Plan a Trip. Routes and Schedules * New Schedules. ... Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority 1240 West 6th Street Cleveland, Ohio 44113-1302 216-566-5100 Transit Police Dispatch: 216-566-5163 text/photo/video to 216-575-EYES (3937)

  4. How-To Guide: Planning a trip and finding your way

    You can get travel information from the RTA Travel Information Center by calling +1 (312) 836-7000. Notes: The center is open from 6am to 7pm, Monday thru Saturday. For faster service, be ready to give your starting point and destination and the day and time at which you wish to travel. For RTA Travel Information via TTY, call (312) 836-4949.

  5. RTA Trip planner

    Login to your account to save your favorite trips and manage your alert subscriptions.

  6. Home

    Plan your trip, view maps and schedule trackers, and see tips for using the region's buses and trains. ... RTA's Community Planning Program call for public comments. Th public comment period for eight projects chosen from among 21 applications submitted to the 2024 Call for Projects is open now through June 28.

  7. Plan a Trip

    RTA Travel Information Center. (312) 836.7000. Monday - Saturday 6 a.m. - 7 p.m. The RTA Trip Planner allows travelers to plan trips in the Chicago region using public transit (CTA, Metra and Pace) that include driving, biking and walking directions.

  8. Riders

    Plan your trip. Learn how to navigate the CTA's 127 bus routes within the City of Chicago and eight rapid transit routes with 145 stations in Chicago and more than 30 suburbs, Metra's 11 commuter rail lines with 243 stations, and Pace's suburban bus service in 284 communities. Trip planner, maps, and schedules

  9. Routes

    Plan your Trip; Track your Ride; Pay your Fare; Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority 1240 West 6th Street Cleveland, Ohio 44113-1302 216-566-5100 Transit Police Dispatch: 216-566-5163 text/photo/video to 216-575-EYES (3937) Connect With Us. Footer Column 1. Accessibility; Careers;

  10. Roads & Transport Authority

    Plan a Journey. Start typing and select from the list of stations shown to you. This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google and apply. The roads and transport authority website is an online gate for all online services for Dubai traffic, fines, licensing, public transport, nol and transport business. Dubai RTA's vision is safe and ...

  11. Schedules & Route Info

    Maps. Find CTA transit route information and bus and train route timetables and schedule information.

  12. How to Ride

    To plan your trip, you can use a few different methods: ... Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority 1240 West 6th Street Cleveland, Ohio 44113-1302 216-566-5100 Transit Police Dispatch: 216-566-5163 text/photo/video to 216-575-EYES (3937) Connect With Us. Footer Column 1.

  13. Riverside Transit Agency

    With Google Transit, you can plan your trip 24 hours a day, 7 days a week from your computer, smart phone, or any web enabled device. Give it a try. And if you still need help, contact the Customer Information Center at (951) 565-5002. Transit Trip Planner. Start e.g. Galleria at Tyler. End e.g. 4800 Magnolia Ave, Riverside, CA.

  14. Regional Transportation Authority

    The new site provides a wide-range of resources, ranging from the RTA Trip Planner which received more than 5 million visits last year, to a variety of documents and studies that offer information about the transit region, the RTA and the CTA, Metra, Pace.

  15. System Maps

    Plan your Trip; Track your Ride; Pay your Fare; Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority 1240 West 6th Street Cleveland, Ohio 44113-1302 216-566-5100 Transit Police Dispatch: 216-566-5163 text/photo/video to 216-575-EYES (3937) Connect With Us. Footer Column 1. Accessibility; Careers;

  16. Trip Planner

    Use the Trip Planner to plan a trip on public transport by metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail, coach or by walking, cycling, taxi or rideshare anywhere in Sydney and NSW, with real-time information where available.

  17. Need a road trip planner? These apps can help make an ideal vacation

    For many people, the classic American road trip is a rite of passage. The 48 states on the continental U.S. are home to rolling hills, mountains, rivers, oceans and countless other attractions.

  18. 55-55B-55C: Cleveland State Line

    Plan your Trip; Track your Ride; Pay your Fare; Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority 1240 West 6th Street Cleveland, Ohio 44113-1302 216-566-5100 Transit Police Dispatch: 216-566-5163 text/photo/video to 216-575-EYES (3937) Connect With Us. Footer Column 1. Accessibility; Careers;

  19. Getting Accessible/Step-Free Trips from Google Maps

    We now guide all trip planning to Google Maps on our website as the RTA Trip Planner (previously built and maintained by the separate Regional Transportation Authority), was being discontinued on April 15, 2020.. To get wheelchair-accessible or step-free trip plans from Google Maps is an easy option to select once you're at Google Maps—all you need to do is choose "Wheelchair accessible ...

  20. Homepage

    Plan a Trip. Routes and Schedules. Rider's Alerts. ... Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority 1240 West 6th Street Cleveland, Ohio 44113-1302 216-566-5100 Transit Police Dispatch: 216-566-5163 text/photo/video to 216-575-EYES (3937) Connect With Us. Footer Column 1. Accessibility;

  21. The Regional Transportation Authority Adds Important New Alerts to Trip

    Please see a "screen shot" example of the new service offered by the RTA Trip Planner below: RTA's Trip Planner includes transit schedules and travel alerts for the CTA, Metra and Pace. The Trip Planner provides travel information using the region's public transportation system, as well as driving, walking and bicycle directions.

  22. How to plan an RV road trip in six steps

    Matching up your rig with your desired adventure is the first step in planning a successful RV road trip. 2. Make a plan that matches your budget. The three most expensive line items for an RV road trip are gas, campground fees, and food. All three of these can vary dramatically depending on the type of road trip you plan.

  23. NEXT GEN RTA

    Trip planning via Google Transit and RTA's Trip Planner have been updated to reflect these upcoming changes. Planning a trip with a travel date of June 13, 2021 or later will give you results using the NEXT GEN routes that will be in effect at that time. Some trip plans may not yet show accurate stop locations -- this is a known issue, and we ...

  24. GO Transit

    Personal information is collected under the authority of the Metrolinx Act, 2006, and in accordance with FIPPA.Personal information you provide will be used, as requested, to respond to your enquiries, add you to an e-mail list that may send promotional messages, enhance and improve our services, or otherwise provide you with a personalized experience.

  25. There's always a ride available, regardless of your ability

    To schedule individual travel training, call (312) 913-3120 or email [email protected]. To schedule a presentation to a group, call 312-913-3126. The RTA committed to provide a transit system that is accessible to everyone, regardless of ability. Learn how it can benefit you.

  26. Fares

    Child fares apply to children age 6-12, when accompanied by a fare-paying adult. Children under age 6 ride free. In either case, a limit of three children per fare-paying adult applies. Effective Aug. 14, 2016, ADA-certified Paratransit passengers must pay senior/disabled fare on fixed-route service. Student farecards are for grades K-12.