Service Change - 40 Suburban North & 45 Suburban South
Thursday, July 21, 2022 - Starting mid to late August 2022, schedules for the Routes 40 Suburban North and 45 Suburban South will change. On Thursday, Friday, & Saturday all trips after 4:30 PM for the 40 & 45 will be replaced by a new PARTA route called the Downtowner. Multiple stops along the existing 40 & 45 routes will not be serviced by the Downtowner bus after 4:30 PM Thursday, Friday, & Saturday afternoon and evenings. This may affect your regular commute. Please plan accordingly. More information about this service change is available here.
Service Update - June 7, 2022 thru Mid-August 2022
Tuesday, June 7, 2022 - Roosevelt Dr. in Kent will be closed between the stadium and Mantua St. for construction. It will be closed until mid-August. PARTA's Route 40 Suburban North bus will be on detour for the duration of the construction. More information about the detour is available here.
Service Update - June 13, 2021 Until Further Notice
Sunday June 13, 2021 – The Portage Area Regional Transportation Authority (PARTA) will be reducing service until further notice across its off campus routes. This will affect wait times early in the morning and later in the evenings. New schedules are linked below for the following routes: Interurban East (35), Suburban North (40), Suburban South (45), Raven West (80), and Raven East (85). Both Saturday routes will be affected as well and their schedules are below. See below for bus schedules.
The Cleveland Express (100) continues to be suspended indefinitely.
Maps and Schedules
PARTA offers fixed route service Monday - Sunday with limited service on Saturday and Sundays.
*There is no transportation available on the following observed holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day
Fixed, County Routes
Windham/Garrettsville, Mon- Fri
Service Area: UH Portage Medical Center, Social Security, Freedom Town Hall, Renaissance Family Center, Maplegrove Community Garrettsville/Sky Plaza, Garrettsville/Garfield Plaza, Hiram/Hiram College.
Raven West, Mon-Fri
Service Area: Portage County Administration Building, Downtown Ravenna, ROC, Cleveland Ave., King Kennedy, Social Security Administration, UH Portage Medical Center, Marc's, OhioMeansJobs.
Cleveland Express, Mon-Fri SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Service Area: KSU Student Center, Kent Central Gateway/Downtown Kent, Streetsboro, Southgate Transit Center, W. Prospect & Superior/Tower City, Greyhound on Chester Ave., Louis Stokes VA Hospital, Cleveland State University, STJ/Megabus from E. 21st.
Campus Bus Service
Campus Loop, Mon-Fri
Service Area: Kent Central Gateway/Downtown Kent, Rockwell Hall, Cartwright Hall, Center for Performing Arts, Residence Halls, Tri-Towers, Van Campen, KSU Student Center.
Reverse Loop, SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Service Area: Kent Central Gateway/Downtown Kent, Rockwell Hall, Mcgivrey Hall, KSU Student Center, Bowman Hall, Van Campen, Residence Halls, Tri-Towers, Center for Performing Arts.
Allerton Sports Complex, SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Service Area: Allerton Sports Complex, Greek Village, KSU Student Center, Bowman Hall.
Stadium Night Loop, Sun-Thurs
Service Area: Dix Stadium, Van Campen, Residence Halls, Tri-Towers, KSU Student Center Rear.