Travel Trainers

Helping You See the Possibilities

Help Planning Your Trip

Sometimes the difference between trying something new, and trying nothing at all, is getting a helping hand. COTA Travel Training is a free, personal service that helps teach you everything you need to learn to ride the bus independently and confidently. You can get tips on how to:

  • Plan your trip using the easiest and safest route
  • Reach specific destinations
  • Read and understand route maps and schedules
  • Locate and transfer to other buses
  • Board the bus with a mobility device
  • Move your wheelchair or scooter onto the bus safely
  • Travel to and from bus stops
  • Recognize bus numbers, bus stops and landmarks
  • Pay fares and purchase passes
  • Board and exit the bus safely
  • Know where and how to safely cross the street
  • Get service information

For more information on travel training, call 614-275-5828.