The Greater Cleveland Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) provides the following accessible transportation services:
1. Buses with the universal "wheelchair symbol" on the front, with wheelchair lifts or ramps to help people board buses safely and easily.
2. A bus fleet that is totally accessible.
3. ADA-accessible Rapid Transit stations, to help passengers safely ride RTA trains.
Paratransit service in specially equipped vehicles is provided to individuals who need more assistance than is available on the standard RTA services. These individuals must complete an application for ADA certification, available on the RTA Paratransit Service web site or by calling 216.566.5124 or 216.781.4757 (TDD). For more information, visit the RTA Paratransit Service web site.
Public transportation options in Lorain County are quite limited. Lorain County Transit (LCT) offers Dial-A-Ride service for LCT customers living and traveling within 3/4 of a mile on either side of a fixed LCT bus route. Ride-scheduling priority is given to ADA-certified customers with disabilities and customers who need transportation for urgent medical purposes. Service is available from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekdays and may be scheduled up to two weeks in advance, subject to seating availability. To schedule a trip, call 1-800-406-7541 or 440-365-0224.
For additional information, see the Dial-A-Ride Service Options web page.
This page contains a link to a map of LCT fixed routes.