New direct bus service connects downtown and John Glenn International Airport! Check out COTA AirConnect. Daily service now running. Columbus is also home to all major national car rental brands including Dollar, Enterprise, and Thrifty.

It's easy to get around Columbus. We have lots of great options to get around the city from public transportation to car sharing services. View our printable transportation guide.


CoGo Bike Share Columbus 
1-855-877-COGO (2646)
Cost: 24-hour passes ($6) and annual memberships ($75) are available
Apps: Cycle Finder app iPhone and Android

The CoGo network spans 300+ bicycles and 30 stations located throughout downtown Columbus. Available for use 24 hours a day, 365 days a year with unlimited 30 minute trips.

Bike Trail Information:;

E.C.T. Pedicab
Call 614-356-PEDI (7334) for a dispatch
Cost: $1.50/minute; trips between downtown districts average $5-$25

Inspired by rickshaws, pedicabs offer a swift, breezy ride on a bike taxi. In operation most every night of the week. Located throughout downtown Columbus.

by BUS

Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA)
Cost: One-way fares as low as $2; day passes as low as $4.50

Visit, and select the transit icon for COTA route options. Provides bus service for a fee throughout
Franklin County, and parts of Delaware, Fairfield, Licking and Union Counties.

CBUS, operated by COTA
Cost: Free

CBUS is a FREE downtown Columbus circulator running every 10-15 minutes from the Short North Arts District to the Brewery District.

AirConnect, operated by COTA
Cost: $2.75 each way

AirConnect, a new circulator route running to/from Port Columbus and downtown Columbus. Stops will be made at the Greater Columbus Convention Center and many of the downtown hotels.

by CAR

Car2Go Columbus
Cost: $0.41/minute (plus tax)
Apps: iPhone, AndroidWindows Phone and Blackberry  

Provides on-demand access to a network of 300 Smart cars serving Easton Town Center, Downtown, The Ohio State University and to/ from Port Columbus International Airport via The Parking Spot. Car2go members can take one-way trips to their final destination, and park in any legal parking spot within the Home area for a low, affordable rate with parking, fuel and insurance included. Sign up online before you arrive, or visit the local office for same-day access.

Cost: Fares vary based on demand
Apps: iPhone, Android and Windows Phone

Uber connects people looking for rides with drivers. Payments are made through the mobile app based on distance & time of your ride. In Columbus, choose between uberX, uberXL, uberSELECT and Black Car.

Yellow Cab Columbus
Cost: Average fare from Port Columbus to downtown is $22
Apps: iPhone and Android; third-party Curb app available for iPhone and Android

There are more than 535 taxicabs available in Columbus, the largest company being Yellow Cab Columbus. Cabs are available from Port Columbus International Airport.

Orange Cab 
Cost: Average fare from Port Columbus to downtown is $22

Car Rental Service: Average rental rate is $30-$45 per day Columbus is home to all major national brands including Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise and Thrifty

Flight Information: Get real-time flight information for departures and arrivals at John Glenn International Airport on

Construction Information: