NOTICE: Public transport may be busier than normal on days of major events. Please plan accordingly. We would always recommend taxi as the easiest and stress free option as it is avoids all potential parking and public transport problems.

Public Transport

The shuttle service starts at 9 a.m. Return service begins after the third quarter and continues for two hours after the game ends. Pick-up and drop-off will be in the same spot.

Free shuttle service is between the Ohio Expo Center at 17th Avenue and I-71, and 17th Avenue and Neil Avenue–approximately one block from Ohio Stadium and State Fairgrounds and the OSU campus.

Fans may take the football service bus without parking at the Expo Center for the same roundtrip fee of $5.50 per adult. Fans parking RV’s at the Expo Center are also invited to take the express bus.

Fans can park for free and board the express football service at COTA’s Crosswoods Park & Ride, 7460 Huntington Park Drive. The express football service will also operate three hours before and two hours after each home football game. Roundtrip express fare to Ohio Stadium is $5.50 per adult and $2 per child.

Regular Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) service to the campus area is also available on a variety of lines. One-way fare is $2. Only cash payment is accepted on the bus.

Taxi service is available on Lane Avenue near the Riverwatch Tower. Ride-sharing services like Lyft and Uber are available at OSU at each entrance.



Ohio Stadium,
411 Woody Hayes Drive,
Ohio 43210,
United States

Parking Information
If you are arriving by car there are plenty of parking parking options available to you. To find out more, please visit and read the parking information page.