COTA AirConnect is the free and easy way to get downtown

ICMA conference attendees can rely on COTA AirConnect for no cost transportation between John Glenn International Airport and downtown Columbus. AirConnect is a safe and reliable ride to the city center. Attendees have access to no cost rides between the airport and downtown Columbus thanks to our generous sponsors, Experience Columbus and Franklin County Board of Commissioners.

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How to Get the Transit App

  1. Go to the Apple App Store or Google Play Store and download the Transit app to plan, track and pay for rides
  2. Click “Buy” and follow the prompts to set up your COTA account
  3. When you reach “Fare type,” select “ICMA Attendee
  4. You do not need to add payment

Helpful Tips for Using AirConnect

Friday to Sunday, Sept. 16-18
Tuesday and Wednesday, Sept. 20-21

Vehicles arrive and depart from the airport and downtown every 30 minutes, 6 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Designated AirConnect stops are conveniently located at the convention center and nearby hotels, as well as at the airport.