Skip to main content


Looking for easy transportation between central campus and CEMAS?

Ohio State Campus Area Bus Service (CABS) - a free transit service that links between central and west campus.

Tip: the Campus Connector Route has two stops near CEMAS on Kinnear Road. Download the Ohio State App for real-time CABS bus tracking for even more convenience while you're on the go.

CABS On-Demand Transportation - CABS On-Demand service is designed to expand transit services within areas west of the Olentangy River that have limited bus service. It will also offer three central campus stops that are limited to trips connecting to and from non-central campus stops. Students, faculty and staff can access the free service by downloading the “TripShot” app(link is external) for scheduling and real-time tracking. Program Information 

Lyft Ride Smart at Ohio State - offers eligible students discounted rides, inside the university-designated service area, from 9pm to 3am.

Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) - provides public transportation within Central Ohio. Several COTA routes provide service between Ohio State's campus and locations throughout Columbus. CABS and COTA share multiple bus stops on campus, allowing for easy transfers between the two systems.


Want to keep up with the latest insights from CEMAS? Click here to sign up