People tend to check in during these times:
If you buy a allday pass and its near 9PM buy it at 930PM you Can use it allday the next day too
You get to hear other people's awesome music they play from their Boost Mobile phone
Trains are mostly on time.
Quickest way to University Circle is the Red Line
When exiting the west 25th rta stop wait until everyone has gone up the stairs or you'll have people getting too close to u
Takes 18 minutes from downtown to institute if art on healthline 30mins by car
For newbies: be sure that the driver doesn't switch the destination sign after the train has pulled in or you could end up on the wrong train.
Don't buy your RTA ticket at street level (bus stop) if you're riding the train, buy your ticket below street level near the turnstiles.
There are apparently a lot or people who have no idea how to use public transportation leaving tips here. I'm never late to work, never sat in poo, no one has been rude. Maybe it's you?
On blue and green: eastbound, pay when you get on. Westbound, pay when you get off. Rule of thumb is pay at tower city.
Train are the way to go
It's remarkably easy to understand where to go in here, considering four rapid transit lines meet. It's perfectly safe. Use a prepaid card to get through the turnstile faster.
Don't make eye contact and smile at anyone. You'll get unsolicited hugs and bodily contact.
Use the RTA android app to see train times
Purchase separate passes when going to and coming from a destination. Learned this one the hard way.
Shared my lunch with a pigeon
If any one place in Cleveland could be called a transit hub, this is it. Lots of great connections to be had on the Red, Blue, Green and Waterfront Lines. I recommend the day pass for $5.
If you use the rta for transportation, buy a car. These guys have no clue what thay are doing. Trust me you'll be late.
I have never come across such rude people in my life! This place has the worst customer service ever!
Redline westbound rerouted dont even bother