COTA//Plus service is expanded in Grove City!
COTA//Plus, Central Ohio’s first on-demand micro-transit program, launched in Grove City in July 2019, has expanded to include the Village of Urbancrest. This first of its kind service integrates technology with a micro-transit solution to provide customers with improved access to jobs, healthcare, destinations and more.
View the expanded service area. Print the COTA//Plus flyer.
Operated by trained COTA personnel, COTA//Plus offers a fast, convenient and comfortable mobility solution for either point-to-point trips or connections to or from a COTA transit stop. COTA customers are able to arrange a trip either through a mobile phone app or by calling COTA’s Customer Service.
The on-demand transportation service offers a fast, convenient and comfortable transit solution. Multiple passengers heading in the same direction can schedule a shared vehicle. COTA//Plus is a community service, smart enough to come when and where you want it. Share your ride with other travelers. Best of all, rides to or from COTA bus stops are absolutely free.
Residents and employees can travel within the designated Grove City zone from 5:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday through Friday, including service to Mount Carmel Grove City and Southpark Industrial area. Customers can request a ride using the COTA//Plus mobile app or by calling COTA customer support at 614-308-4400, and within 15 minutes, a COTA//Plus six-person vehicle operated by a COTA driver will respond and arrive to the pickup location.
View the current service area map and the expanded service area effective Thursday, Oct. 1. Print the COTA//Plus flyer.
COTA//Plus is powered by Via a branded application for download available on Google Play Store or Apple App Store, that allows for fare payment, trip planning and operator requests. Once you schedule your trip, the fare will be charged to your COTA//Plus account. Payment is only accepted through the COTA//Plus app. Visit the COTA//Plus website for pricing information. The service is available to all including seniors 65+, riders with disabilities, Medicare and other qualified riders.
Do you have additional questions? Download the COTA//Plus FAQs.
How it Works:
1. Request a ride via the COTA//Plus App or through a phone; call 614-308-4400.
2. Meet your COTA//Plus driver at the set pickup location.
3. Enjoy the ride to your destination.
This ride-sharing service is comparable to Uber or Lyft, but all of the rides are only $3 for a single trip, $6 for a one-day pass or $20 for an unlimited five-day pass. COTA//Plus vehicles will pick you up from your curb or the nearest corner and drive you to a Grove City destination.