Rock-n-Ride: Cleveland Day Trips

It’s fun! It’s flexible! Come Rock-n-Ride!

No reservations needed, no group trip sign-ups. You can head downtown when you want Monday-Friday!

Downtown Day Trip Destinations

Rock-n-Roll Hall of Fame Tower City
Horseshoe Casino Great Lakes Science Center
Progressive Field Westside Market –  Transfer free to RTA’s Red line rapid
East 4th Street dining University Circle Museums – Transfer free to RTA’s Healthline from downtown

Hop on Routes 10-12 from any of Laketran’s Park-n-Ride locations to visit the city that Rocks and Rides! Laketran connects you Monday-Friday with 17 morning departures to Cleveland from eight different Park-n-Ride locations. Fare is $3.75/each way.

Park-n-Ride Locations

Route 10 Mentor Park-n-Ride – 8650 Market St.
Route 11 Madison Park-n-Ride – 200 Water Tower Drive
Lakeland Community College Park-n-Ride
Route 12 Eastlake Transit Center, St. Mary Magdalene’s,
Shoregate Shopping Center,
Wickliffe Park-n-Ride – 29551 Lakeland Blvd.
Painesville Twp./ Grand River serves Routes 10-12 Laketran Headquarters Park-n-Ride

555 Lakeshore Blvd. (near Grand River)

See fares for Routes 10-12.

Please call 1.888.LAKETRAN, if traveling in a group over 5 people or use a wheelchair.

Connect to RTA

Free Transfers: Laketran and RTA have a free transfer agreement to assist riders in having regional access to high quality public transportation services. Riders may transfer once from any Laketran commuter bus to RTA’s HealthLine to University Circle, Rapid Transit at Tower City or a bus.

You must always pay the fare on the first system you board. A transfer is valid for one ride on the adjoining system. Traveling westbound from Lake County, you must ask your Laketran driver for a transfer to RTA. Traveling eastbound into Lake County, you must ask your RTA driver for a non-valid fare receipt that serves as a transfer.

RTA Historic Downtown Trolleys: Trolleys are back in Cleveland, and the fare is “free with a smile”. The E-line and B-line Trolleys run every 10 minutes, so you’re never far away from quick, easy, and FREE downtown transportation! Find schedules and route information at The trolleys offer a great way to get you around downtown or just hop on for a little sightseeing around the city that rocks!

Holiday Notice:

Laketran is closed on all federally observed holidays including: New Years Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.