Ride COTA to the Arnold Sports Festival
COLUMBUS—The Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) is “pumped up” for the Arnold Sports Festival.
Visitors are encouraged to ride the CBUS to get to and from the Arnold Sports Festival, hotels and their cars.
The CBUS is free to ride, and is a great way to enjoy the Brewery District, Downtown, the Arena District and
Short North throughout the weekend. CBUS operates until 9 p.m. on Thursday, and until midnight on Friday
Friday and Saturday evening, COTA’s Night Owl will also operate between Clintonville, Ohio State, Short
North and Downtown every 30 minutes from 7 p.m. until 3 a.m. Passengers can ride the Night Owl for $2 each
REROUTES: Sunday, March 6
Due to the Arnold Sports Festival 5k Pump & Run on Sunday, March 6, the CBUS will be rerouted as follows:
CBUS will travel the regular route north on Front St., right on Long St., left on 4
th St., left on 2nd Ave.,
left on Summit St., take a layover on Summit at 2nd Ave., then begin the southbound trip.
From the temporary layover location on Summit at 2nd Ave., CBUS will continue south on Summit, into
rd St., right on Chestnut, left on High St., and resume the regular route south on High.
Lines 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11 and 18 will also be rerouted due to the 5k.
High Street bus stops between Nationwide & Warren, and bus stops on Nationwide between High & Front will
not be served during the reroutes. Stops at Nationwide & High will not be served.
Detailed information about COTA reroutes is available at COTA.com/Alerts. Reroutes are subject to change
without notice due to traffic conditions and decisions made by event and transportation officials. Please call
COTA Customer Service at (614) 228-1776 for more information. Thank you for your patience.