Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA)

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33 North High Street, Columbus, OH, United States, Ohio, USA 43215

The Central Ohio Transit Authority is committed to excellence in serving our stakeholders-customers, employees, and taxpayers.  We will deliver quality transportation services and conduct business courteously, safely, ethically and reliably.  We will demonstrate leadership that is fiscally responsible and environmentally conscientious.

  • Four fixed Columbus routes; Local, Express, Crosstown, and Link (connecting to service in Linden)
  • Passes can be purchased on the bus, by mail, or at participating Kroger or Giant Eagle stores
  • 50% reduced fares for seniors and riders with disabilities
  • Riders with disabilities; service animals and on assistant ride free and door to door service is available.


  • Westerville


    In Westerville, COTA//Plus provides mobility solutions within the designated zones that include service to Otterbein, Uptown and Polaris. Customers can request a ride using the COTA//Plus mobile app. Within 15 minutes, a COTA//Plus vehicle that is operated by a COTA driver will respond and arrive to the pick-up location. Accessible vehicles available upon request.


    Monday – Thursday: 5:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
    Friday: 5:30 a.m. – 11 p.m.
    Saturday: 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

    *Limited additional service will be available during special events in Westerville.


For more information, please visit:  www.cota.com/cotaplus

Contact Information
Phone: (614) 228-1766

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