Park and Ride
Try parking at one of the DTA's Park and Ride lots and ride a bus to work. The DTA maintains two Park and Ride Lots:
Piedmont Park & Ride
Located at the corner of Haines Road & Piedmont Avenue the Piedmont Park & Ride lot, which has a capacity for up to 15 cars, is served by the 9 (Piedmont) bus route with service to downtown every half an hour during weekday peak hours and hourly during off-peak hours and weekends. The Piedmont Park & Ride lot is also equipped with a bike rack.
Woodland Park & Ride
The Woodland Park & Ride lot, which is located on Calvary Road and Chicago Avenue, is served by the 13 (UMD - Woodland via East 4th Street) bus route with service to downtown every half an hour during weekday peak hours and hourly during off-peak hours and weekends.
Benefits of Park and Ride lots/commuters:
- Less time spent in driving congestion
- No parking lot fee / expense
- Reduce road rage
- Road safety
- Environmental protection
- Efficient land use
- Community livability