TARTA Ready to Launch UT Fall Semester Campus Service

Posted: Friday, August 31, 2018 by: Steve Atkinson | Category: Community Interest


Route maps and schedules are available at TARTA.com/UToledo (Toledo, Ohio) On Monday, August 27, 2018, TARTA will begin providing The University of Toledo Campus Services with start of its fall semester. Since TARTA started the service agreement with UT on July 25, 2018, students, faculty, and staff with a valid UT ID may ride free of fare throughout the TARTA service area. UT students will continue to drive buses for the campus-only services. UT Fall Semester 2018 Service Updates: BLUE - School Days Only, No Summer Service, Main Campus, The University of Toledo: Lancelot Thompson Student Union; Center for Performing Arts; Driscoll Alumni Center; Transportation Center; Gateway Plaza; Palmer Hall; Rocket Hall Monday-Thursday, 6:55 a.m.-7:47 p.m. Friday, 6:55 a.m.-5:47 p.m. GOLD - School Days Only, No Summer Service, Main Campus, The University of Toledo: Lancelot Thompson Student Union; Center for Performing Arts; Driscoll Alumni Center; Transportation Center; Gateway Plaza; Palmer Hall; Rocket Hall Monday-Thursday, 7:35 a.m.-10:05 p.m. Friday, 7:35 a.m.-7:35 p.m. SCOTT - Operates School Days and Sundays, No Summer Service, Main/Scott Park/The Flats Monday-Thursday, 7:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m. Friday, 7:30 a.m.-9:10 p.m. Saturday, 10:25 a.m.-5:15 p.m. Sunday, 10:25 a.m.-10:45 p.m. TARTA routes covering UT Campuses: - UT-ART routes via Main Campus are now part of TARTA route 28. -Additional coverage by TARTA route 3 covers Brookview Drive via Airport Highway; Food Town on Central Avenue via UT Transit Center, Palmer Hall, and Douglas Road; and routing changes at UT Health Science Campus for improved access via Glendale Avenue. -UT ID holders can ride TARTA free to Walmart—Central Ave via route 3 and Glendale Ave via route 28; Franklin Park Mall is accessible by way of UT Main Campus via routes 3, 5, and 22. TARTA Route Index To track both TARTA and UT buses running these routes, please update your PassioGO settings to TARTA; eventually, PassioGO will feature route information for the entire TARTA service area. PassioGO.com TARTA bus route information available at: - TARTA.otvia.com - Apple Maps Connect - Google Maps - Bing Maps - TARTA FindMyBus iOS - Google Maps Android/iOS - moovit Android/iOS - Transit Android/iOS TARTA serves the communities of Maumee, Ottawa Hills, Rossford, Sylvania, Sylvania Township, Toledo, and Waterville. About TARTA The Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority was formed in 1971 and is a political subdivision under Ohio law, similar to a park district or a school district. TARTA supplies more than 3.1 million passenger trips annually and provides interconnected, regional service to six communities in Lucas County – Toledo, Maumee, Waterville, Ottawa Hills, Sylvania and Sylvania Township – and Rossford in Wood County. Visit TARTA.com for more information.

Press Release Contact Name: Steve Atkinson
Press Release Contact Email: SAtkinson@TARTA.com
Press Release Contact Phone: 419-245-5216
Organization Name: Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority
Website or Link: TARTA.com