March 1, 2011

Springfield /Joelton Express Bus to Vanderbilt

Today, a new Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) bus service from Robertson County to downtown Nashville begins. The service follows the success of a two-week pilot project conducted by RTA from Jan. 31 through Feb. 11.

RTA discounted bus passes are available to VU employees, graduate students, medical students and VUMC volunteers to ride regional bus service from Springfield and Joelton to Vanderbilt (with stops downtown).

20-ride passes (regularly $60) are available for $37 at the following locations: (Note: no single tickets ($3.50) sold at these locations)
 

(1) Parking Permit Office at East Garage (ground level): 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. (936-1215)
(2) Vanderbilt Valet Services at the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (936-8253)
(3) Vanderbilt Valet Services in MCN Round Wing: 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(343-8254)
(4) Vanderbilt University Traffic and Parking Office
Wesley Place Garage: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (closed Tuesdays 2-3:30 p.m.) (322-2554)
 

Trip # 890
5:43 a.m. – Depart Springfield Downtown Park-N-Ride
5:55 a.m. – Depart Springfield Wal-Mart
6:14 a.m. – Depart Joelton Park-N-Ride
6:36 a.m. – Arrive Music City Central Bay 8
6:47 a.m. – Arrive 10th and Broadway
6:51 a.m. – Arrive 21st and West End
6:54 a.m. – Arrive 21st and Edgehill
6:59 a.m. – Arrive Children’s Way

Trip # 891
6:23 a.m. – Depart Springfield Downtown Park-N-Ride
6:34 a.m. – Depart Springfield Wal-Mart
6:54 a.m. – Depart Joelton Park-N-Ride
7:20 a.m. – Arrive Music City Central Bay 8
7:31 a.m. – Arrive 10th and Broadway
7:36 a.m. – Arrive 21st and West End
7:39 a.m. – Arrive 21st and Edgehill
7:44 a.m. – Arrive Children’s Way

Trip # 892
3:48 p.m. – Depart 21st and West End
3:51 p.m. – Depart 21st and Edgehill
3:58 p.m. – Depart Children’s Way
4:11 p.m. – Depart 10th and Broadway
4:20 p.m. – Department Music City Central Bay 8
4:50 p.m. – Arrive Joelton Park-N-Ride
5:07 p.m. – Arrive Springfield Wal-Mart
5:23 p.m. – Arrive Springfield Downtown Park-N-Ride

Trip #893
4:37 p.m. – Depart 21st and West End
4:40 p.m. – Depart 21st and Edgehill
4:47 p.m. – Depart Children’s Way
5:00 p.m. – Depart 10th and Broadway
5:10 p.m. – Department Music City Central Bay 8
5:42 p.m. – Arrive Joelton Park-N-Ride
5:59 p.m. – Arrive Springfield Wal-Mart
6:15 p.m. – Arrive Springfield Downtown Park-N-Ride

For more information, see the attached map and schedule or go online to rtarelaxandride.com or call Customer Care at 862-5950 weekdays from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.