GREAT Service

Transportation in the Rickenbacker area

GREAT (Groveport Rickenbacker Employee Access Transit) shuttle service connects employees traveling to the Rickenbacker area on COTA Line 81 to various businesses located throughout the industrial park. Shuttle service, operated by the City of Groveport and Village of Obetz, is free to customers. 

COTA Service All Day, 7 days a week

Click here to download the GREAT schedule-Effective May 1st, 2017

GREAT Shuttles

Shuttles connect with COTA's Line 81 at specific bus stops, depending on the desired shuttle route.

Check individual shuttle routes to view scheduled operating times. Operating times are designed to support area business shift changes in the morning, afternoon and evening. GREAT does not run on Christmas Day and Easter. Visit the GREAT website for full details.

Click on your route to view the schedule or view the entire schedule set
Click here to view the GREAT system map.

Green Route*  (Click to view schedule)

Green Shuttle Serves:

Blue Route*  (Click to view schedule)

Blue Shuttle Serves:

Red Route*  (Click to view schedule)

Red Shuttle Serves:

***Click to view Saturday schedules
***Click to view Sunday schedules


Cost of Riding

There is no cost to ride the GREAT Shuttles. Purchase single local tickets on the COTA bus or monthly local passes in advance. Click here to learn more about purchasing your pass.


MORPC's RideSolutions Emergency Ride Home (ERH) program is a free service that assures commuters won't be stranded at work in the event of an emergency, unexpected overtime, or if you've missed your bus. Visit MORPC's RideSolutions to register for this free program.

Transit App is available to iPhone and Android users to track your bus in real-time. Visit our real-time page to learn more and download the app.

Can We Help?

Learn where to catch you bus by using the COTA Trip Planner. You can also get how to ride advice and help planning your trip over the phone by contacting COTA Customer Service at (614) 228-1776, for both COTA and GREAT information.