Take COTA to the OSU Spring Football Game on Saturday, April 15
COLUMBUS, OH–For the first time, the Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) is offering its popular Express
bus service to the Ohio State Buckeyes Spring Football Game on Sat., Apr. 15. Start time for the game is 12:30
COTA is partnering with the Ohio Expo Center to provide convenient, low-cost Park & Ride service between the
Expo Center at 17th Avenue and I-71, and 17th Avenue and Neil Avenue – approximately one block from Ohio
Stadium. Parking for the Spring Football Game is at 717 E. 17th Ave., located on the south side of 17th
Avenue. Buses will arrive approximately every 5-10 minutes.
The cost to park at the Expo Center is $5. Roundtrip Express fare to Ohio Stadium is $5.50 for adults, and $2 for
children 12 years of age and younger. Children under 48” ride free (limit three children per family).
COTA’s Expo Center Football Service begins operation three hours before kick-off. Return service begins at the
end of the third quarter, and operates for two hours after game’s end. Drop-off location will be the same as the
Fans may also park for free and board Express football service at COTA’s Crosswoods Park & Ride, 7460
Huntington Park Drive, which will operate three hours before and two hours after the game. Roundtrip Express
fare to Ohio Stadium is $5.50 per adult, and $2 per child.