The Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority (TARTA) is proud to put riders in touch with the area’s best events with special event transportation, including the Mercy Health Glass City Marathon.
As close to 2,000 runners get ready to compete in Toledo, they’ll be able to take advantage of free transportation to and from the race from area hotels. TARTA will provide direct transportation to near the starting line at the University of Toledo beginning at 5 a.m. on race day, Sunday, April 28.
Buses will depart from:
 Renaissance Toledo Downtown Hotel (444 N. Summit Street, Toledo) at 5 a.m. and 5:50 a.m.
 Hilton Garden Inn Toledo Downtown (101 N. Summit Street, Toledo) at 5 a.m. and 5:50 a.m.
 Secor Road (stop in front of Fusian at 3504 Secor Road, Toledo) at 4:50 a.m., 5:20 a.m. and 5:50 a.m.
 Courtyard by Marriott Toledo Airport Holland (1435 E. Mall Drive, Holland) at 5 a.m. and 5:50 a.m.
Return rides to each of the hotels from the University of Toledo Transit Center on S. Towerview Blvd. will leave at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., noon, 1 p.m. and 2 p.m.
Questions about race-day service can be directed to TARTA’s information line at (419) 243-7433, and questions about TARPS can be answered at (419) 382-9901. Both fixed route and TARPS services begin running at 6:30 a.m. on Sundays. For more on where and when TARTA travels, see