Transportation to the 5th Workshop on Innovations in Cantonese Linguistics (WICL-5), April 2020 — No longer relevant as we are moving the event online
By Commercial Airline to Columbus
Columbus, Ohio, is serviced by the John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) — about 8-9 miles east of the Ohio State University campus.
COTA bus from Airport to Downtown Columbus: Take COTA AirConnect, the bus route that operates as a direct shuttle service between John Glenn Colubmus International Airport and Downtown Columbus. It runs every 30 minutes daily between 6:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. A one-way trip costs $2.75. The bus makes a number of stops downtown, and comes equipped with luggage racks and USB charging ports. For more information, go to: http://www.cota.com/AirConnect.
COTA bus from Downtown Columbus to OSU campus: Passengers can take lines 1, 2 or 32 (or 102, an express with fewer stops). Lines 1 and 2 run every 10 to 15 minutes.
COTA bus to other destinations: COTA bus schedules and route maps can be found on Google Maps and http://www.cota.com/.
By Bus to Columbus
Grayhound has a Columbus bus station (111 East Town Street, Columbus, OH 43215; open daily 24 hours), which is located downtown, 3 miles south of the Ohio State University campus: https://locations.greyhound.com/bus-stations/us/ohio/columbus/bus-station-250338.Greyhound also has an OSU campus bus station (bus stop only), which is located outside Ohio State University Student Union (a.k.a. Ohio Union, 1739 N. High Street, Columbus, OH 43210): https://locations.greyhound.com/bus-stations/us/oh/columbus/bus-station-250116.
- Lakefront Lines
The Lakefront Lines terminal in Columbus is located downtown at the Greyhound Terminal (111 E. Town St., Columbus, OH 43215; open daily 24 hours), just 3 miles south of the Ohio State University campus. There are frequent buses from downtown to campus.
By Car to Columbus
Ohio is strategically connected by major highways to the rest of the U.S. as well as to its northern neighbor, Canada.
- Check out online maps and driving directions from Google.
- Parking Garage closest to Hagerty Hall:
Ohio Union South Garage, 1759 High Street, Columbus, OH 43210.
On the OSU Campus – CABS
CABS is a free transit service provided by OSU. Routes MC, CLS and CLN
stop within two blocks from the forum venue. Real-time CABS bus tracking is available on the Ohio State app (iOS/Android), and https://ttm.osu.edu/cabs.